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  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
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The intended direction a trail should be ridden.
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  • mountain biking (>6 month)
  • hiking (1 year)
  • moto (1 year)
Activity Recordings
Trailforks users anonymized public skilogs from the past 12 months.
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      Classic Wellington tiger country, big hills, great views, wind exposure, with generally dry and rocky tracks. Even though this area is on the fringe of the city you can feel a very long way from civilisation, and help should you require it.
      source: tracks.org
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      Land Status: City Managed
      Hawkins Hill Car Park google parking directions
      Activities Click to view
      Region Details
      • 1
      • 3

      Region Status
      Caution as of Dec 2, 2021
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      4
      Trails Mountain Bike
      4
      Trails Hike
      4
      Trails Trail Running
      4
      Total Distance
      6 miles
      Total Descent
      1,460 ft
      Total Vertical
      637 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      1,596 ft
      Reports
      168
      Photos
      8
      Ridden Counter
      2,406

      Popular Hawkins Hill Mountain Biking Trails

      Recent Ride Log Activity in Region

      Today
      • 0 rides
      Yesterday
      • 0 rides
      Past Week
      • 0 rides

      Photos of Hawkins Hill Mountain Bike

      trail: Barking Emu
      3 |
      Jan 29, 2022 @ 11:00am
      Jan 29, 2022
      trail: Barking Emu
      11 |
      Jan 29, 2022 @ 11:00am
      Jan 29, 2022
      39 |
      Sep 3, 2020 @ 12:10am
      Sep 3, 2020
      59 |
      Sep 3, 2020 @ 12:04am
      Sep 3, 2020
      trail: Barking Emu
      25 |
      May 27, 2020 @ 9:24pm
      May 27, 2020
      trail: Barking Emu
      59 |
      Aug 25, 2018 @ 1:22am
      Aug 25, 2018
      210 |
      May 1, 2015 @ 4:01am
      May 1, 2015
      trail: Barking Emu
      298 |
      May 1, 2015 @ 4:00am
      May 1, 2015

      Videos of Hawkins Hill Mountain Bike

      youtuber SCENIC XC - Barking Emu Mountain Bike Trail...
      12:05 | 77 | Jul 15, 2021 , Wellington
      youtuber SCENIC XC - Barking Emu Mountain Bike Trail...
      12:05 | 124 | Jul 11, 2021 , Wellington
      youtuber XC ADVENTURE - Carparts Extension Mountain...
      6:23 | 166 | Oct 19, 2020 , Wellington
      MTB Trail Barking Emu Dec 2018m
      12:42 | 462 | Jan 9, 2019 , Wellington
      MTB Trail Car Parts Extension 2018c
      6:42 | 393 | Jan 3, 2019 , Wellington

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditioninfouser
      Barking Emu
      May 14, 2022 @ 2:15pm
      May 14, 2022
      VariableSome sections slippery and muddy.sploom
      Carparts Extension
      May 14, 2022 @ 2:15pm
      May 14, 2022
      Variablesploom
      Windmill
      Apr 29, 2022 @ 2:42pm
      Apr 29, 2022
      IdealDavidriblack
      Radome Access Rd
      Mar 5, 2022 @ 8:44pm
      Mar 5, 2022
      DryUnsealed surface for small section due to...lladnaar
      18th Hole
      Aug 13, 2021 @ 12:29pm
      Aug 13, 2021
      Wetwideopennewzealand

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #2095219sploomaddreportBarking Emu and 1 more
      May 15, 2022 @ 5:02pm
      May 15, 2022
      user #2537114DavidriblackaddreportWindmill and 1 more
      Apr 30, 2022 @ 10:07pm
      Apr 30, 2022
      user #2095219sploomaddreportWindmill
      Apr 22, 2022 @ 3:41pm
      Apr 22, 2022
      user #923271donalduckaddreportCarparts Extension and 1 more
      Apr 10, 2022 @ 4:20pm
      Apr 10, 2022
      user #2885986DavidMPJ5ZwriddentrailWindmill and 2 more
      Apr 4, 2022 @ 2:04am
      Apr 4, 2022

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1877028deester84trailBarking EmuRocky in the upper section which is great fun...
      Sep 24, 2021 @ 5:32am
      Sep 24, 2021
      user #923271donalducktrailRadome Access RdConsider riding up this and leaving car parts...
      Jul 29, 2021 @ 2:24am
      Jul 29, 2021
      user #2359468OliverRoozentrail18th HoleJust about came off when I left my seat up all...
      Oct 24, 2020 @ 1:22am
      Oct 24, 2020
      user #2359468OliverRoozentrailBarking EmuI personally find this trail to be one of the...
      Oct 17, 2020 @ 1:48am
      Oct 17, 2020
      user #2359468OliverRoozentrailWindmillA really great uphill trail. It gets...
      Aug 16, 2020 @ 3:35am
      Aug 16, 2020

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Te Kopahou Reserve 3 31.6 km
      Southern Suburbs 1 8 2 11.7 km
      Wrights Hill 4 9 2 11.7 km
      Waimapihi Reserve 1 82 km
      Mākara Peak Mountain Bike Park 5 16 5 12.2 km

      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike46 miles1,460 ft2 miles636 ft
      #1,215#548168778
      Hike46 miles1,460 ft2 miles636 ft
      #910#301689
      Trail Running46 miles1,460 ft2 miles636 ft
      #916#3016854
      • By gristlybits BTB & contributors
      • Admins: WMTBC, WTT, BTB
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      • hawkins hill activity log | embed map of Hawkins Hill mountain bike trails | hawkins hill mountain biking points of interest

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