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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Snow Cover Inadequate
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Flow (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%
  • bi-directional trail
  • no data
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
Contribute Details
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
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Radar Time
x Activity Recordings
Trailforks users anonymized public ridelogs from the past 6 months.
  • mountain biking recent
  • mountain biking (>6 month)
  • hiking (1 year)
  • moto (1 year)
Activity Recordings
Trailforks users anonymized public skilogs from the past 12 months.
  • Downhill Ski
  • Backcountry Ski
  • Nordic Ski
Jump Magnitude Heatmap
Heatmap of where riders jump on trails. Zoom in to see individual jumps, click circles to view jump details.
Trails Deemphasized
Trails are shown in grey.
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      Fully open to members, 24/7.

      Mixture of flow and technical trails in regenerating forest and native bush. Aimed at intermediate to expert riders.

      Membership details at www.pcbc.co.nz or pick up a day pass at Maraetai GAS service station or Whitford Merchants.

      Alteratively day passes may be purchased online from: https://events.onetime.sport/event/910/registration/
      Primary Trail Type: All-Mountain & Downhill
      Land Status: Private Managed Forest
      Roadside parking google parking directions
      Activities Click to view
      Region Details
      • 8
      • 3
      • 23
      • 4
      • 7

      Region Status
      Open as of 19 hours
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      54
      Trails Mountain Bike
      54
      Trails E-Bike
      18
      Trails Hike
      37
      Trails Trail Running
      39
      Total Distance
      27 miles
      Total Descent
      10,008 ft
      Total Vertical
      607 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      663 ft
      Reports
      643
      Photos
      67
      Ridden Counter
      6,837

      Photos of Maraetai Forest Mountain Bike

      16 |
      Nov 5, 2021 @ 7:04pm
      Nov 5, 2021
      18 |
      Nov 4, 2021 @ 6:47pm
      Nov 4, 2021
      19 |
      Oct 12, 2021 @ 6:20pm
      Oct 12, 2021
      28 |
      Oct 17, 2020 @ 3:07pm
      Oct 17, 2020
      30 |
      Oct 17, 2020 @ 3:07pm
      Oct 17, 2020
      28 |
      Oct 17, 2020 @ 3:07pm
      Oct 17, 2020
      28 |
      Oct 17, 2020 @ 3:06pm
      Oct 17, 2020
      55 |
      Oct 17, 2020 @ 3:06pm
      Oct 17, 2020

      Videos of Maraetai Forest Mountain Bike

      Screamers
      trail: Screamers
      2:08 | 916 | Sep 26, 2015
      Product Testing. Screamers
      trail: Screamers
      1:21 | 621 | Aug 24, 2015
      booners up kezza
      1:47 | 623 | Aug 14, 2015
      Two Dead Cows
      2:44 | 1211 | Feb 8, 2012
      Hunter Flatz - Lapierre Zesty
      2:29 | 9181 | Aug 2, 2011
      Hunter Flatz - Maraetai Edit
      3:12 | 3164 | Mar 11, 2011
      Maraetai Forest MTB -  Comfortably Numb
      2:34 | 56 | Nov 4, 2021 , Auckland
      GROUND TO ZERO//TRAIL PREVIEW maraetai Mtb park
      1:54 | 53 | Oct 23, 2021 , Auckland

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1267240pablobellwishlisttrailComfortably Numb
      Jan 18, 2022 @ 12:41am
      14 hours
      user #1267240pablobellriddentrailComfortably Numb
      Jan 18, 2022 @ 12:41am
      14 hours
      user #775658mbl77addreportWaiho Elevator and 10 more
      Jan 17, 2022 @ 10:08pm
      17 hours
      user #2859135GWBradshawwishlisttrailLower Tunnel Vision and 1 more
      Jan 10, 2022 @ 12:20am
      Jan 10, 2022
      user #1260474Liewb52addreportWaiho Road and 7 more
      Jan 6, 2022 @ 11:07pm
      Jan 6, 2022

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #630261Callumw45trailThree Blind MiceExcellent Old school track
      Mar 7, 2020 @ 10:00pm
      Mar 7, 2020
      user #775658mbl77trailSneaky Hand JobFantastic climbing track. By far the nicest...
      Nov 8, 2019 @ 1:38pm
      Nov 8, 2019
      user #775658mbl77trailGround EffectThe rebuild is awesome!
      Nov 8, 2019 @ 1:34pm
      Nov 8, 2019
      user #148516245SoxreportCastawaySick trail in the drier months, illegal build...
      Oct 20, 2019 @ 9:14pm
      Oct 20, 2019
      user #148516245SoxtrailProspectorsOpen as of March 2019
      Aug 5, 2019 @ 2:43am
      Aug 5, 2019

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Whitford Forest 1 10 22.4 km
      Whakanewhea Regional Park5.8 km
      Waitawa Regional Park 6 86 km
      Rangihoua Mountain Bike Trails 5 2 16.6 km
      Totara Park 11 129.8 km

      Local Badges


      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike5427 miles10,007 ft16 miles607 ft
      #728#34676434,754
      E-Bike188 miles2,507 ft4 miles535 ft
      #543#32576387
      Hike3719 miles6,398 ft11 miles607 ft
      #799#256177
      Trail Running3920 miles6,585 ft11 miles607 ft
      #777#246208
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      • Admins: PCBC
      • #4061 - 21,720 views
      • maraetai forest activity log | embed map of Maraetai Forest mountain bike trails | maraetai forest mountain biking points of interest

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