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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • 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
ATV/ORV/OHV Filter
Max Vehicle Width
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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
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      Region Details
      • 22
      • 4
      • 30
      • 114
      • 6
      • 10
      • 2

      Region Status
      Caution as of Jun 30, 2020
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      324
      Trails Mountain Bike
      197
      Trails E-Bike
      68
      Trails Hike
      144
      Trails Trail Running
      143
      Trails Horse
      6
      Trails Dirtbike
      2
      Trails ATV/ORV/OHV
      2
      Trails Snowmobile
      3
      Trails Snowshoe
      11
      Trails Downhill Ski
      126
      Trails Backcountry Ski
      18
      Trails Nordic Ski
      7
      Total Distance
      348 miles
      Total Descent
      102,380 ft
      Total Vertical
      7,595 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      7,615 ft
      Reports
      334
      Photos
      315
      Ridden Counter
      14,663

      Popular Manawatu-Whanganui Mountain Biking Trails

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      Riff Raff
      Arapuke Forest
      Mr Twister
      Arapuke Forest
      Kahuterawa Road
      Arapuke Forest
      About Time
      Arapuke Forest
      Vine's Link
      Arapuke Forest
      Jack's Link
      Arapuke Forest
      Rhythm and Vines
      Arapuke Forest
      Kissing Rock Link
      Arapuke Forest
      Shuttle Rd
      Arapuke Forest
      Humpty Jumpty
      Arapuke Forest
      Jumping Jack
      Arapuke Forest
      Jack and the Beanstalk (Hard)
      Arapuke Forest
      Jack And The Beanstalk
      Arapuke Forest
      Ripper
      Arapuke Forest
      Pūpū Rahi
      Arapuke Forest

      Manawatu-Whanganui Mountain Bike Routes

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      The Timber Trail
      Manawatu-Whanganui
      48 miles
      Marton Sash and Door
      Manawatu-Whanganui
      11 miles
      The K Loop Classic
      Arapuke Forest
      12 miles
      Family Flight
      Arapuke Forest
      6 miles
      Family Flow
      Arapuke Forest
      6 miles
      Mighty Midgets
      Arapuke Forest
      1 miles
      Boredom Buster
      Arapuke Forest
      4 miles
      North Island Champs 2020 race
      Arapuke Forest
      3 miles
      Arapuke Classic 2019 - Lap 1 race
      Arapuke Forest
      8 miles
      Arapuke Classic 2019 - Lap 2 race
      Arapuke Forest
      7 miles

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 8 rides
      • 13 miles avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 5 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      Past Week
      • 54 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance

      Photos of Manawatu-Whanganui Mountain Bike

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      Jul 13, 2020 @ 7:27pm
      20 hours

      Videos of Manawatu-Whanganui Mountain Bike

      K Loop Mr Twister
      trail: Mr Twister
      13:16 | 102 | Jun 4, 2020
      Matipo Park
      trail: Skyfall
      1:03 | 257 | Dec 10, 2019
      todays happenings!
      1:14 | 276 | Dec 9, 2019
      Short Clip-Stump Sandwhich
      0:10 | 176 | Nov 26, 2019

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

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      user #1461215mtbtechgeek-solomonordwaltonvotetrailOld Coach Road
      Jul 13, 2020 @ 8:33pm
      19 hours
      user #1461215mtbtechgeek-solomonordwaltonriddentrailOld Coach Road
      Jul 13, 2020 @ 8:33pm
      19 hours
      user #1928292MACKRATEaddphoto in My City and 5 more
      Jul 13, 2020 @ 7:27pm
      20 hours
      user #1461215mtbtechgeek-solomonordwaltonvotetrailFishers track
      Jul 12, 2020 @ 8:48pm
      2 days
      user #1461215mtbtechgeek-solomonordwaltoncheckintrailFishers track
      Jul 12, 2020 @ 8:48pm
      2 days

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #2282403Fenn123trailEazy RiderGood weetbix and milk plus extra bananas
      Jul 9, 2020 @ 3:10pm
      Jul 9, 2020
      user #2249509ktfloodreportMr TwisterSuper slippery but still a good time.
      Jun 28, 2020 @ 10:12pm
      Jun 28, 2020
      user #1708972HadleystewartreportDH TrackTrack is clear to the 50footer
      May 8, 2020 @ 1:32am
      May 8, 2020
      user #1117028longliveendurotrailKiko Loop TrackStunning forest. Lovely, flowy loop!
      Mar 6, 2020 @ 8:37pm
      Mar 6, 2020
      user #2018754JoannecounselltrailBridge to NowhereGreat ride. Amazing scenery. Finished off with...
      Mar 2, 2020 @ 3:51pm
      Mar 2, 2020

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