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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction
Trailforks scans users ridelogs to determine the most popular direction each trail is ridden. A good flowing trail network will have most trails flowing in a single direction according to their intension.
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
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine the last time a trail was ridden.
  • < 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
ContributeDetails
Colors indicate trail is missing specified detail.
  • Description
  • Photos
  • Description & Photos
  • Videos
Trail Popularity ?
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine which trails are ridden the most in the last 9 months. Trails are compared with nearby trails in the same city region with a possible 25 colour shades. Think of this as a heatmap, more rides = more kinetic energy = warmer colors.
  • most popular
  • popular
  • less popular
  • not popular

LEGEND
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
  • 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
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      Region Details
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      Caution on Jul 28, 2019

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      286
      Trails Mountain Bike
      178
      Trails E-Bike
      66
      Trails Hike
      135
      Trails Trail Running
      134
      Trails Horse
      6
      Trails Dirtbike
      2
      Trails ATV/ORV/OHV
      2
      Trails Snowmobile
      3
      Trails Snowshoe
      11
      Trails Downhill Ski
      109
      Trails Backcountry Ski
      12
      Trails Nordic Ski
      7
      Total Distance
      295 miles
      Total Descent
      79,519 ft
      Total Vertical
      7,595 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      7,615 ft
      Reports
      188
      Photos
      242
      Ridden Counter
      8,433

      Photos of Manawatu-Whanganui Mountain Bike

      2 |
      Jul 28, 2019 @ 6:43pm
      Jul 28, 2019
      trail: 42 Traverse
      5 |
      Jul 9, 2019 @ 1:39pm
      Jul 9, 2019
      trail: 42 Traverse
      6 |
      Jul 9, 2019 @ 1:39pm
      Jul 9, 2019
      4 |
      Jul 3, 2019 @ 7:12pm
      Jul 3, 2019

      Videos of Manawatu-Whanganui Mountain Bike

      Matipo
      trail: Skyfall
      1:13 | 50 | Aug 5, 2019
      3boys-2berms
      0:53 | 120 | Jun 6, 2019
      Home MTB Downhill with Braking Telemetry on...
      3:57 | 33 | May 22, 2019
      Split screen of brake data with full commentary
      5:07 | 20 | May 12, 2019

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Rhythm and Vines
      Arapuke Forest
      Jul 28, 2019 @ 1:24am
      Jul 28, 2019
      VariableJosh0983Getting quite cut up by water runoff near...
      Back Track
      Arapuke Forest
      Jul 27, 2019 @ 5:37pm
      Jul 27, 2019
      VariableKylewilloughbyA few wet spots and a bit mossy on some...
      Foxton Beach Trail
      Foxton Beach Mountain Bike Trail
      Jul 23, 2019 @ 3:00pm
      Jul 23, 2019
      DryRangibradburyE-Bike Excellent condition - trails didn't take...
      Chewbacca
      Arapuke Forest
      Jun 3, 2019 @ 5:48pm
      Jun 3, 2019
      Prevalent MudtherealalexmcgQuite slippery on the roots and off camber!
      West track
      ohakune
      May 4, 2019 @ 3:48pm
      May 4, 2019
      VariableRangataua
      North track
      ohakune
      May 4, 2019 @ 3:48pm
      May 4, 2019
      VariableRangataua
      Middle track
      ohakune
      May 4, 2019 @ 3:48pm
      May 4, 2019
      VariableRangataua
      East track
      ohakune
      May 4, 2019 @ 3:48pm
      May 4, 2019
      VariableRangataua
      Stump Sandwhich
      Hylton Park
      Apr 21, 2019 @ 2:33pm
      Apr 21, 2019
      DryBlakeRountreeCleared some overgrowth
      Zig Zag Link
      Arapuke Forest
      Apr 20, 2019 @ 1:48pm
      Apr 20, 2019
      Drychristiaanjs

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1760286Doolz4addridelogAug 16, 2019 ride log
      Aug 16, 2019 @ 10:08pm
      16 hours
      user #1486169Kittytickler181addridelogAug 16, 2019 ride log
      Aug 16, 2019 @ 9:50pm
      16 hours
      user #1708178jamesrudieaddridelogAug 17, 2019 ride log
      Aug 16, 2019 @ 6:30pm
      19 hours
      user #1760286Doolz4addridelogAug 16, 2019 ride log
      Aug 16, 2019 @ 5:52pm
      20 hours
      user #1703481AndrewBealingaddridelogAug 16, 2019 ride log
      Aug 16, 2019 @ 2:51pm
      23 hours

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1211791ZacscotttrailChewbaccaFreaking awesome new track. Track takes from...
      Apr 19, 2019 @ 3:10pm
      Apr 19, 2019
      user #1489993GrahamPudneytrailRhythm and VinesExcellent down hill track. Flowing and smooth....
      Mar 28, 2019 @ 11:02pm
      Mar 28, 2019
      user #1489993GrahamPudneytrailIce BreakerGood track. Bit of a laugh.
      Mar 28, 2019 @ 11:01pm
      Mar 28, 2019
      user #1489993GrahamPudneytrailBack TrackGood slog climb to the top.
      Mar 28, 2019 @ 11:00pm
      Mar 28, 2019
      user #1712750LukelennoxtrailJack And The BeanstalkGreat up! I remember riding here back in 2002...
      Feb 13, 2019 @ 9:27pm
      Feb 13, 2019

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