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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction
Trailforks scans users ridelogs to determine the most popular direction each trail is ridden. A good flowing trail network will have most trails flowing in a single direction according to their intension.
The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.
  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Last Ridden
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine the last time a trail was ridden.
  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
The intended direction a trail should be ridden.
  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
ContributeDetails
Colors indicate trail is missing specified detail.
  • Description
  • Photos
  • Description & Photos
  • Videos
Trail Popularity ?
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine which trails are ridden the most in the last 9 months. Trails are compared with nearby trails in the same city region with a possible 25 colour shades. Think of this as a heatmap, more rides = more kinetic energy = warmer colors.
  • most popular
  • popular
  • less popular
  • not popular

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Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed

  • Land Owner Overlay
  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Indigenous
  • Military
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • Directions Directions
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
      Christchurch is the gateway city in the South Island. Christchurch itself is flat but just a few Kilometers away are some great hills with trails on them. Head over to http://www.singletrack.org.nz/ for more info
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      Region Details
      • 56
      • 10
      • 69
      • 72
      • 14
      • 18
      • 18

      Region Status
      Open as of 2 days ago

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #30
      Trails (view details)
      265
      Trails Mountain Bike
      275
      Trails E-Bike
      45
      Trails Hike
      143
      Trails Trail Running
      143
      Total Distance
      176 miles
      Total Descent
      50,142 ft
      Total Vertical
      2,674 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      2,677 ft
      Reports
      2,854
      Photos
      2,631
      Ridden Counter
      43,308
      Sub Regions

      Photos of Christchurch Mountain Bike

      trail: Rapaki Track
      24 |
      Jan 22, 2019 @ 1:22am
      Jan 22, 2019
      106 |
      Dec 24, 2018 @ 3:10pm
      Dec 24, 2018
      145 |
      Dec 24, 2018 @ 3:08pm
      Dec 24, 2018
      trail: Fenceline
      109 |
      Oct 22, 2017 @ 6:39pm
      Oct 22, 2017

      Videos of Christchurch Mountain Bike

      Whislife
      2:54 | 232 | Aug 20, 2019
      Welcome to G-Form | Billy Meaclem
      1:00 | 9134 | May 24, 2019
      Berms & Gnarr with Nathon Sharratt
      2:09 | 380 | May 14, 2019
      Cooper's creek on Intense Sniper
      1:06 | 67 | May 12, 2019

      Current Trail Warnings

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Coopers Creek
      Sep 25, 2019 @ 11:19pm
      Sep 25, 2019
      Unknownbryanmmch

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1689794Sharpster1989riddentrailDuncan’s Donuts and 8 more
      Oct 21, 2019 @ 3:35am
      15 hours
      user #1550165CldchchwishlisttrailDouble Fenceline
      Oct 21, 2019 @ 1:38am
      17 hours
      user #218157nennarvriddentrailSummit Connection and 11 more
      Oct 20, 2019 @ 6:23pm
      1 days
      user #218157nennarvriddentrailFlying Nun
      Oct 20, 2019 @ 6:23pm
      1 days
      user #1752944Evan-2004riddentrailSwinger Party
      Oct 20, 2019 @ 1:05am
      2 days

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1954855PoillynztrailGodley HeadTrack is real good. Lots of steeper up hill to...
      Oct 19, 2019 @ 10:43pm
      2 days
      user #1906481LongNathantrailTaramea Track / Montgomery SpurWhatch out for the dive bombing Lapwings when...
      Oct 19, 2019 @ 1:03pm
      2 days
      user #1399577tqmtrailV-TwinThis track has been officially named V-Twin in...
      Sep 20, 2019 @ 3:27am
      Sep 20, 2019
      user #1283476colpoweredtrailFrog PondThe photo of the chairlift has nothing to do...
      Aug 3, 2019 @ 4:53pm
      Aug 3, 2019
      user #530808Huntsbury-JumpstrailFourpauseJumps have been resurfaced, no sheep up there...
      Jul 6, 2019 @ 3:47pm
      Jul 6, 2019

      Local Badges

      Bike & Skill Parks

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      Christchurch Adventure Parkbike parkChristchurch
      Airtearoa Lower Jumpsskill parkChristchurch
      CAP Skills Areaskill parkChristchurch
      Centennial Park Pumptrackskill parkChristchurch
      Christchurch City BMX trackskill parkChristchurch
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      Pinkbike Articles

      Feb 14, 2019
      Destination Showcase: Christchurch, New Zealand Destination Showcase: Christchurch, New Zealand
      Sam Blenkinsop and Billy Meaclem guide us around the trails and show us what can be achieved in a day’s riding.
      Jun 7, 2019
      Video: Sarah Walter Flowing Through the Bowenvale Jumps Video: Sarah Walter Flowing Through the Bowenvale Jumps
      Chasing Summer with Canadian Sarah Walter in Christchurch.
      May 27, 2019
      Video: G-Form Welcomes Crankworx Rotorua Speed &amp; Style Winner Billy Meaclem Video: G-Form Welcomes Crankworx Rotorua Speed & Style Winner Billy Meaclem
      Big things to come from this young shredder out of Christchurch, New Zealand.
      Feb 26, 2019
      Race Report: New Zealand DH Nationals #2 Race Report: New Zealand DH Nationals #2
      New Zealand's top racers competed at Christchurch Adventure Park.
      • By nakinoah & contributors
      • Admins: sykic, GC
      • #13092 - 19,491 views

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