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  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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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
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  • Videos
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  • 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
  • Ideal
  • 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
      This is the best mountain biking destination in New Plymouth. There's approx. 22km's of track ranging from grades 1-6.

      There's a mapboard at the car park entrance and a trail map available from the New Plymouth Mountain Bikers website (http://npmtb.co.nz/lake-mangamahoe)
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      Lake Mangamahoe Car Park google parking directions
      Access Info:
      Head south 10km out of New Plymouth on State Highway 3 until you see the Lake Mangamahoe turn off, then carry on 800m to the next left turn off (Plantation Rd). Turn left and 200m later, stop at the obvious row of angle parks at the gate.
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      Region Details
      • 13
      • 18
      • 32
      • 7
      • 4
      • 3
      • 1

      Region Status
      Open as of 1 days
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      91
      Trails Mountain Bike
      93
      Trails E-Bike
      15
      Trails Hike
      19
      Trails Trail Running
      19
      Total Distance
      28 miles
      Total Descent
      8,421 ft
      Total Vertical
      384 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      743 ft
      Reports
      3,160
      Photos
      233
      Ridden Counter
      13,539

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 2 rides
      • 8 miles avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 2 rides
      • 6 miles avg distance
      Past Week
      • 44 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance

      Photos of Lake Mangamahoe Mountain Bike

      trail: Pork Pie
      18 |
      Dec 15, 2019 @ 4:31pm
      Dec 15, 2019
      92 |
      Oct 11, 2016 @ 12:18pm
      Oct 11, 2016
      78 |
      Oct 11, 2016 @ 12:18pm
      Oct 11, 2016
      71 |
      Oct 11, 2016 @ 12:17pm
      Oct 11, 2016

      Videos of Lake Mangamahoe Mountain Bike

      New Plymouth Jump Trail
      trail: Operator
      0:58 | 315 | May 25, 2020
      The Back Entrance | Lake Mangamahoe
      20:02 | 135 | Dec 15, 2019
      2:51 | 158 | Oct 22, 2019
      Te Miro Flow Trail
      1:06 | 84 | Apr 8, 2016

      Current Trail Warnings

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Let It Roll
      Aug 3, 2020 @ 9:03pm
      Aug 3, 2020
      UnknownbaconNbikesForestry work
      Anti Climb-Ax
      Aug 3, 2020 @ 9:03pm
      Aug 3, 2020
      UnknownbaconNbikesLarge tree down across trail, blocking...
      Sweet Spot
      Aug 3, 2020 @ 9:02pm
      Aug 3, 2020
      UnknownbaconNbikesForestry work

      Recent Trail Reports

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      Slice Of Heaven
      Aug 6, 2020 @ 3:26pm
      1 days
      Wethairyles
      Bates
      Aug 6, 2020 @ 3:26pm
      1 days
      WethairylesStanding water
      Ridgery Doo
      Aug 6, 2020 @ 3:26pm
      1 days
      Wethairyles
      Ridgery Doo Extension
      Aug 6, 2020 @ 3:26pm
      1 days
      WethairylesSuper greasy on the downhill
      Lap It Up
      Aug 6, 2020 @ 3:26pm
      1 days
      Wethairyles
      Million $ Track
      Aug 6, 2020 @ 3:26pm
      1 days
      WethairylesLots of standing water
      Cash Flow
      Aug 6, 2020 @ 3:26pm
      1 days
      WethairylesStandig water especially on lower half
      Headrace
      Aug 6, 2020 @ 3:26pm
      1 days
      Variablehairyles
      Ara Hoki
      Aug 6, 2020 @ 3:26pm
      1 days
      WethairylesStanding water in second half
      Kahore Tau
      Aug 6, 2020 @ 3:26pm
      1 days
      Wethairyles

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1158520hairylesaddreportSnakes and Ladders and 15 more
      Aug 7, 2020 @ 1:02pm
      5 hours
      user #1711062baconNbikesaddreportSweet Spot and 2 more
      Aug 3, 2020 @ 9:02pm
      Aug 3, 2020
      user #2021324Luca235riddentrailBB Sizzler and 1 more
      Aug 1, 2020 @ 4:14pm
      Aug 1, 2020
      user #1461215mtb-tech-geekcheckintrailS'up and 12 more
      Aug 1, 2020 @ 12:40am
      Aug 1, 2020
      user #1158520hairylesaddreportSlice Of Heaven and 14 more
      Jul 31, 2020 @ 4:50pm
      Jul 31, 2020

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #421689KiwimatttrailTrack the RipperHave you read your private message regarding...
      Feb 7, 2020 @ 10:27pm
      Feb 7, 2020
      user #1976579GeorgeminghamtrailKiwi Kid'sGreat kids and family trail winding through...
      Jan 5, 2020 @ 1:32am
      Jan 5, 2020
      user #2010802HamishlehrketrailTrack the RipperHave cleared gourse on trail, tidied up lower...
      Jan 3, 2020 @ 8:56pm
      Jan 3, 2020
      user #1860630Callummoffitt391trailThe Debt CollectorNeeds some little berms to get round the...
      Jul 18, 2019 @ 6:03pm
      Jul 18, 2019
      user #1736367ChumalumtrailTims TripleQuite overgrown trail
      Apr 5, 2019 @ 10:57pm
      Apr 5, 2019

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