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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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      Local Trail Association
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      (npmtb.co.nz)

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #172
      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
      1,378
      Photos
      90
      Ridden Counter
      3,058

      Photos of Lake Mangamahoe Mountain Bike

      trail: Old No.2 Dh
      2 |
      May 4, 2018 @ 1:31pm
      May 4, 2018
      Old No.2 Dh, My City
      5 |
      Mar 31, 2018 @ 2:14pm
      Mar 31, 2018
      Out house loop, New Plymouth
      3 |
      Mar 31, 2018 @ 2:14pm
      Mar 31, 2018
      Out house loop, New Plymouth
      3 |
      Mar 31, 2018 @ 2:14pm
      Mar 31, 2018
      Out house loop, New Plymouth
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      Videos of Lake Mangamahoe Mountain Bike

      New trail, Mangamahoe, New Plymouth
      374 | Jun 9, 2017 , New Plymouth
      BB sizzler lake mangamahoe
      trail: BB Sizzler
      434 | Apr 28, 2017 , New Plymouth
      Track the Ripper - Lake Mangamahoe
      624 | Nov 13, 2015 , New Plymouth
      Mangamahoe - Mandatory Powerplay
      541 | 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 #1505909Scott-RowlinsonaddridelogMay 21, 2018 ride log
      May 22, 2018 @ 8:16pm
      8 hours
      user #1269425Naki-NoraaaddridelogMay 20, 2018 ride log
      May 21, 2018 @ 8:11pm
      1 days
      user #1505909Scott-RowlinsonaddridelogMay 20, 2018 ride log
      May 21, 2018 @ 7:58pm
      1 days
      user #1269420TobynakiaddridelogMay 20, 2018 ride log
      May 21, 2018 @ 6:39pm
      1 days
      user #1505909Scott-RowlinsonaddridelogMay 14, 2018 ride log
      May 21, 2018 @ 1:03am
      2 days
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