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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 intendid direction a trail should be ridden.
  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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  • Description & Photos
  • Videos

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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 or Major Issue / Red

  • 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
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Table or Bench eBike Charging Point
  • 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
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      Caution on Feb 19, 2019
      Local Trail Association
      local trail association
      (npmtb.co.nz)

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #133
      Trails (view details)
      71
      Trails Mountain Bike
      73
      Trails E-Bike
      3
      Trails Hike
      41
      Trails Trail Running
      41
      Total Distance
      25 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      13 miles
      Total Descent
      7,588 ft
      Total Vertical
      384 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      743 ft
      Reports
      1,801
      Photos
      112
      Ridden Counter
      6,192

      Photos of Lake Mangamahoe Mountain Bike

      1 |
      Feb 20, 2019 @ 3:22pm
      3 days
      New trail - yet to be...
      trail: Fantail
      4 |
      Jan 12, 2019 @ 11:42am
      Jan 12, 2019
      Fantail, Auckland
      trail: Fantail
      5 |
      Dec 17, 2018 @ 1:15pm
      Dec 17, 2018
      Fantail, My City
      6 |
      Dec 16, 2018 @ 10:37pm
      Dec 16, 2018
      Buddhafinger extension
      more photos »

      Videos of Lake Mangamahoe Mountain Bike

      New trail, Mangamahoe, New Plymouth
      716 | Jun 9, 2017 , New Plymouth
      BB sizzler lake mangamahoe
      trail: BB Sizzler
      883 | Apr 28, 2017 , New Plymouth
      Track the Ripper - Lake Mangamahoe
      845 | Nov 13, 2015 , New Plymouth
      Mangamahoe - Mandatory Powerplay
      782 | Nov 13, 2015 , New Plymouth
      more videos »

      Lake Mangamahoe Mountain Bike Routes

      titleratingdistance
      One Sweet Loop featured
      9 miles
      Slip the hard stuff into the middle
      2 miles
      Cemetery Circuit
      3 miles
      Race Practice
      22 miles

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1416421toby132trailHendrixRun in before the step up is a bit tricky
      Oct 22, 2018 @ 3:59pm
      Oct 22, 2018
      user #1494091Vicars01trailStumpys RevengeTrail is mint post enduro. Good effort.
      Sep 27, 2018 @ 9:39pm
      Sep 27, 2018
      user #1361595NigelparistrailPork PieMud holes have been taken out
      Jul 21, 2018 @ 9:59pm
      Jul 21, 2018
      user #1476616Teez87reportLet It RollThey were cute face emoji (?????)
      Mar 15, 2018 @ 2:38am
      Mar 15, 2018
      user #822034jacklam06trailBB SizzlerVery fun track.fast and flowy. Thanks a lot ✌
      Feb 15, 2018 @ 2:23am
      Feb 15, 2018
      more »

      Recent Activity

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1597526revettsaddridelogFeb 22, 2019 ride log
      Feb 22, 2019 @ 9:05pm
      13 hours
      user #1379498JoseLitreaddridelogFeb 15, 2019 ride log
      Feb 22, 2019 @ 2:56pm
      19 hours
      user #1404760CareymaddridelogFeb 22, 2019 ride log
      Feb 22, 2019 @ 1:50pm
      20 hours
      user #1031219spags71addridelogFeb 20, 2019 ride log
      Feb 20, 2019 @ 11:16pm
      2 days
      user #1494091Vicars01addridelogFeb 20, 2019 ride log
      Feb 20, 2019 @ 10:01pm
      2 days
      view more »

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      Busing Forest 5 13.1 km

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