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  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
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  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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      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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      Caution on Jul 6, 2018
      Local Trail Association
      local trail association
      (npmtb.co.nz)

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #188
      Trails
      67
      Total Distance
      26 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      13 miles
      Total Descent
      8,182 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      743 ft
      Total Vertical
      381 ft
      Reports
      1,486
      Photos
      94
      Ridden Counter
      3,351

      Photos of Lake Mangamahoe Mountain Bike

      trail: Hendrix
      0 |
      Jun 29, 2018 @ 12:08am
      Jun 29, 2018
      Hendrix, My City
      trail: Hendrix
      3 |
      Jun 29, 2018 @ 12:07am
      Jun 29, 2018
      Hendrix, My City
      1 |
      Jun 29, 2018 @ 12:05am
      Jun 29, 2018
      Pinch and Punch, My City
      4 |
      Jun 29, 2018 @ 12:05am
      Jun 29, 2018
      Pinch and Punch, My City
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      Videos of Lake Mangamahoe Mountain Bike

      New trail, Mangamahoe, New Plymouth
      416 | Jun 9, 2017 , New Plymouth
      BB sizzler lake mangamahoe
      trail: BB Sizzler
      499 | Apr 28, 2017 , New Plymouth
      Track the Ripper - Lake Mangamahoe
      659 | Nov 13, 2015 , New Plymouth
      Mangamahoe - Mandatory Powerplay
      577 | Nov 13, 2015 , New Plymouth
      more videos »

      Lake Mangamahoe Mountain Bike Routes

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      One Sweet Loop featured
      9 miles
      Cemetery Circuit
      3 miles
      Slip the hard stuff into the middle
      2 miles
      Big Tall John's Big Long Loop
      15 miles

      Recent Comments

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      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
      user #1476616Teez87trailSlam CityFirst gap jump been rebuilt up a little, may...
      Feb 12, 2018 @ 6:27pm
      Feb 12, 2018
      user #1142354graeme-mtbreportPinch and PunchHere's a photo of the tree, hope to get out...
      Jul 17, 2017 @ 1:44pm
      Jul 17, 2017
      user #421689KiwimattreportMandatory PowerplayMandatory Powerplay is now open! Bike traffic...
      Jun 26, 2017 @ 1:11am
      Jun 26, 2017
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      Recent Activity

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      user #1459363Marcus00000addridelogJul 10, 2018 ride log
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      Jul 14, 2018 @ 9:11pm
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      user #1142354graeme-mtbaddridelogJul 13, 2018 ride log
      Jul 13, 2018 @ 9:27pm
      3 days
      user #1289870TonyHellieraddridelogJul 13, 2018 ride log
      Jul 13, 2018 @ 9:23pm
      3 days
      user #957018HommeDeBatteaddridelogJul 13, 2018 ride log
      Jul 13, 2018 @ 5:05pm
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