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  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction
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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
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  • < 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
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  • Description
  • Photos
  • Description & Photos
  • Videos
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  • 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
      Well mapped and signposted trail network, with tracks from beginner to expert. Mostly XC but their a couple of steeper tracks coming down off the north side of Conical Hill.

      With respect to the Hanmer MTB Club who's only source of income is Sales of their fantastic Trail Maps, please purchase a map from the Bike Shop or Information Centre in Hanmer when you visit to support this worthy cause.

      Trails can only be built with permission of the Landowners. This must be done through the HSMTB Club.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      Shuttleable: YES
      Parking google parking directions
      Access Info:
      Parking on Jollies Pass Rd at the forest Main Entrance or at the picnic area at the end of Bath Street if you'll be riding the beginner loop.
      Region Details
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      • 3
      • 1

      Region Status
      Open as of Oct 19, 2019
      Local Trail Association
      local trail association
      (hanmertrails.nz)

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #513
      Trails (view details)
      29
      Trails Mountain Bike
      29
      Trails E-Bike
      1
      Trails Hike
      23
      Trails Trail Running
      23
      Total Distance
      24 miles
      Total Descent
      6,519 ft
      Total Vertical
      2,024 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      3,149 ft
      Reports
      140
      Photos
      25
      Ridden Counter
      4,057

      Hanmer Forest Park Mountain Bike Routes

      titleratingdistance
      Big Foot Detox Route
      5 miles
      Expert Tracks
      4 miles

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 1 rides
      • 7 miles avg distance
      Past Week
      • 11 rides
      • 9 miles avg distance

      Photos of Hanmer Forest Park Mountain Bike

      2 |
      Aug 16, 2019 @ 12:38pm
      Aug 16, 2019
      12 |
      Aug 16, 2019 @ 12:37pm
      Aug 16, 2019
      trail: Dog Stream
      13 |
      Jun 1, 2019 @ 10:21pm
      Jun 1, 2019
      5 |
      Jun 1, 2019 @ 5:45pm
      Jun 1, 2019

      Videos of Hanmer Forest Park Mountain Bike

      Hanmer Springs Swoop Trail | Mtb Trail Magic
      trail: Swoop
      3:28 | 99 | May 25, 2019 , Hanmer Springs
      Hanmer Springs Yankee Zephyr Trail | MTB Trail...
      4:03 | 117 | May 25, 2019 , Hanmer Springs
      Addiction and Detox Trails at Hanmer Springs |...
      trail: Detox
      9:30 | 78 | May 25, 2019 , Hanmer Springs
      Addiction and Detox Trails at Hanmer Springs |...
      trail: Addiction
      9:30 | 238 | May 25, 2019 , Hanmer Springs

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Swamp Track
      Oct 19, 2019 @ 11:36pm
      Oct 19, 2019
      DryleefluffReally good fun climb. Rolling smooth
      Swoop
      Oct 19, 2019 @ 11:35pm
      Oct 19, 2019
      DryleefluffRecent repairs on corners holding well....
      Tank
      Oct 19, 2019 @ 11:33pm
      Oct 19, 2019
      VariableleefluffRunning well. Some of the flatter...
      Easy Rider
      Oct 6, 2019 @ 12:34pm
      Oct 6, 2019
      VariablenincomjoolSome parts a bit muddy and starting to...
      Addiction
      Sep 28, 2019 @ 3:35pm
      Sep 28, 2019
      DryJoshCar98Climb up is hard, bit of a grind and make...
      Dog Stream
      Aug 8, 2019 @ 3:15pm
      Aug 8, 2019
      VariableAaronGalloway
      Mach 1
      Aug 8, 2019 @ 3:15pm
      Aug 8, 2019
      DryAaronGalloway
      Perseverance
      Aug 7, 2019 @ 3:45pm
      Aug 7, 2019
      VariableAaronGallowayE-Bike
      Yankee Zephyr
      Jun 1, 2019 @ 5:08pm
      Jun 1, 2019
      VariableaaayyyeeekarlosSmall stream running through the middle,...
      Flax Gully
      May 10, 2019 @ 2:34pm
      May 10, 2019
      Drybryanmmch

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1007046leefluffriddentrailTank and 6 more
      Oct 19, 2019 @ 11:38pm
      Oct 19, 2019
      user #1007046leefluffaddreportTank and 2 more
      Oct 19, 2019 @ 11:33pm
      Oct 19, 2019
      user #1950857MattytceeriddentrailEasy Rider
      Oct 7, 2019 @ 8:04pm
      Oct 7, 2019
      user #1483670Benkemp128riddentrailBig Foot and 10 more
      Oct 6, 2019 @ 2:16pm
      Oct 6, 2019
      user #1948729nincomjooladdreportEasy Rider
      Oct 6, 2019 @ 12:34pm
      Oct 6, 2019

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1271410nellyt123trailBlack DogTrail does exist. It is not sign posted and...
      Oct 6, 2019 @ 10:30pm
      Oct 6, 2019
      user #1685443outside789trailAddictionFound it today on second attempt, all credit...
      Jun 10, 2019 @ 10:28pm
      Jun 10, 2019
      user #1752952chopsoffurytrailAddictionGot dropped off Jolly's Pass end and defintley...
      Apr 18, 2019 @ 7:20pm
      Apr 18, 2019
      user #1752952chopsoffurytrailDetoxGreat fun downhill. Uphill is a good slog but...
      Apr 16, 2019 @ 8:07pm
      Apr 16, 2019
      user #1752952chopsoffurytrailSwamp TrackGreat techy climb but one that isn't difficult...
      Apr 15, 2019 @ 5:48pm
      Apr 15, 2019

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      St James Conservation Area17.1 km

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