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      Open since October 2019, Middle Hill MTB is the first bike park of its kind in the area. Built on private farm land in the shadow of the Seaward Kaikoura ranges and looking out over the Pacific Ocean, Middle Hill offers a unique riding experience. Bookings are essential, so get in touch with us to come and check out the trails. We provide the shuttle up our farm tracks, and a range of accomodation options to suit your needs.
      Primary Trail Type: All-Mountain & Downhill
      Shuttleable: YES
      Land Status: Private Property
      Land Manager: Rick King
      Access Info:
      Our base is located at 530 Waipapa Road, about 5km up the south side of the Clarence river. We're 40km north of Kaikoura, and 100km south of Blenheim. Please get in touch to make a booking first!
      Disclaimer:
      Access by bookings only
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      Bike Park Details
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      • 2
      • 5
      • 4
      • 2

      Region Status
      Open as of Nov 25, 2021
      Day Ticket
      120
      Uplift Type
      Shuttle

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      22
      Trails Mountain Bike
      22
      Trails E-Bike
      20
      Trails Hike
      2
      Trails Trail Running
      2
      Total Distance
      16 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      11 miles
      Total Descent
      10,018 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,584 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      1,775 ft
      Photos
      17
      Ridden Counter
      1,129

      Outside+ Logo Articles

      Video: Hitting Every Trail at New Zealand's Newly Opened Middle Hill Bike Park
      Jul 7, 2020 from pinkbike.com
      A new bike parkon the South Island with some super steep DH thrown in with flowy progression.

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 0 rides
      Yesterday
      • 0 rides
      Past Week
      • 0 rides

      Photos of Middle Hill MTB Mountain Bike

      172 |
      Apr 15, 2020 @ 7:45pm
      Apr 15, 2020
      trail: Honey Pot
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      Apr 15, 2020 @ 7:45pm
      Apr 15, 2020
      trail: Honey Pot
      118 |
      Apr 15, 2020 @ 7:44pm
      Apr 15, 2020
      trail: Honey Pot
      135 |
      Apr 15, 2020 @ 7:44pm
      Apr 15, 2020
      trail: Honey Pot
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      Apr 15, 2020 @ 7:44pm
      Apr 15, 2020
      trail: Twisty Tree
      123 |
      Apr 15, 2020 @ 7:44pm
      Apr 15, 2020
      trail: Wild Boarz
      168 |
      Apr 15, 2020 @ 7:43pm
      Apr 15, 2020
      trail: Wild Boarz
      156 |
      Apr 15, 2020 @ 7:43pm
      Apr 15, 2020

      Videos of Middle Hill MTB Mountain Bike

      youtuber Skuxxo Deluxo Middle Hill Mountain Biking Park
      11:15 | 43 | Jul 4, 2021 , My City
      youtuber Skuxxo Deluxo Middlehill Mountain Biking...
      6:43 | 121 | Apr 29, 2021 , My City
      youtuber SNAKEBITE Steep double black tech - Middle...
      trail: Snakebite
      1:44 | 74 | Dec 23, 2020 , My City
      youtuber AZUL | Middle Hill, Kaikoura, Mountain Biking
      trail: Azul
      2:30 | 142 | Dec 17, 2020 , Kaikoura
      youtuber Middlehill Mudbuster Enduro 2020 | New Zealand
      trail: Honey Pot
      5:59 | 190 | Aug 2, 2020 , My City
      youtuber Forget Middle Earth, this is Middle Hill Bike...
      trail: Honey Pot
      7:29 | 371 | Apr 16, 2020 , My City
      youtuber EPIC VIEWS Middle Hill bike park - Wharekiri Ridge
      2:03 | 178 | Mar 19, 2020 , Kaikoura
      youtuber Wild Boarz | Middlehill Bike Park Kaikoura New...
      trail: Wild Boarz
      3:16 | 345 | Oct 31, 2019 , My City

      Activity Feed

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      user #160565jayjay91riddentrailLower Silky and 7 more
      Jan 6, 2022 @ 8:39pm
      Jan 6, 2022
      user #1936557middlehillmtbupdatetrailShuttle Access Road - PRIVATE and 1 more
      Jan 5, 2022 @ 9:09pm
      Jan 5, 2022
      user #1936557middlehillmtbupdatetrailBirthday Cake and 1 more
      Jan 4, 2022 @ 8:50pm
      Jan 4, 2022
      user #2492967SharnDaviesriddentrailAzul and 4 more
      Nov 13, 2021 @ 3:16pm
      Nov 13, 2021
      user #2677657SusanHjqpvzriddentrailHoney Pot
      Oct 22, 2021 @ 12:02am
      Oct 22, 2021

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      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike2216 miles10,016 ft11 miles1,585 ft
      #3,546#10917174
      E-Bike2016 miles9,974 ft10 miles1,585 ft
      #1,297#528
      Hike23 miles351 ft2 miles617 ft
      #2169
      Trail Running23 miles351 ft2 miles617 ft
      #227
      • By middlehillmtb MHMTB & contributors
      • Admins: Alps2Ocean-Cycle-Trail, MBA, ryan-mooore, MHMTB
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