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  • Snow Groomed
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  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction
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The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.
  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
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  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Last Ridden
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  • < 1 week
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  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
The intended direction a trail should be ridden.
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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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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)
      Top of the south island city, famous for steep hills and rough natural terrrain.
      Activities Click to view
      Region Details
      • 66
      • 1
      • 11
      • 58
      • 37
      • 37
      • 8

      Region Status
      Caution as of 1 hours
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      228
      Trails Mountain Bike
      226
      Trails E-Bike
      91
      Trails Hike
      136
      Trails Trail Running
      132
      Trails Horse
      1
      Trails ATV/ORV/OHV
      4
      Total Distance
      265 miles
      Total Descent
      113,311 ft
      Total Vertical
      4,249 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      4,265 ft
      Reports
      4,870
      Photos
      1,375
      Ridden Counter
      38,204
      Sub Regions

      Photos of Nelson Mountain Bike

      trail: Butters
      21 |
      Aug 15, 2021 @ 12:09am
      Aug 15, 2021
      trail: Butters
      18 |
      Aug 14, 2021 @ 11:58pm
      Aug 14, 2021
      trail: Butters
      20 |
      Aug 14, 2021 @ 10:05pm
      Aug 14, 2021
      trail: Butters
      18 |
      Aug 14, 2021 @ 10:05pm
      Aug 14, 2021
      trail: Butters
      19 |
      Aug 14, 2021 @ 10:05pm
      Aug 14, 2021
      trail: Butters
      12 |
      Aug 14, 2021 @ 10:05pm
      Aug 14, 2021
      9 |
      Aug 14, 2021 @ 10:05pm
      Aug 14, 2021
      trail: Butters
      15 |
      Aug 14, 2021 @ 10:05pm
      Aug 14, 2021

      Videos of Nelson Mountain Bike

      It's a Match! The Honzo ESD
      trail: Gamble
      3:40 | 8080 | Aug 10, 2020
      Turners Track, Nelson - Faceplant into tree.
      trail: Turners
      1:21 | 197 | Mar 2, 2020
      Pesky root on Te Ara Koa
      trail: Te Ara Koa
      0:36 | 223 | Dec 2, 2019
      crash into gate nelson
      trail: HotBox
      0:33 | 943 | Apr 21, 2018
      some loose Mr chompa for you
      trail: Mr Chomper
      1:00 | 445 | Dec 18, 2017
      messing around on some step trails in nelson nz
      2:53 | 154 | Dec 18, 2017
      BG NINE Frame Snap
      0:37 | 2485 | Oct 16, 2017
      Forgot to zip my pants up. Still gonna sendit!
      0:50 | 30456 | Aug 26, 2017

      Current Trail Warnings

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Te Tirohanga Whenua o Koata (Koata Whenua)
      Sep 14, 2021 @ 2:28pm
      2 days
      UnknownNMTBC NMTBC
      Te Ara Koa
      Sep 11, 2021 @ 8:15pm
      Sep 11, 2021
      Prevalent MudSchroder78Mud bog at exit of trail to road
      FDH
      Sep 11, 2021 @ 8:15pm
      Sep 11, 2021
      Prevalent MudSchroder78Mud bog at exit of trail to road

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Devolution
      Sep 14, 2021 @ 12:58am
      3 days
      Dryewestrupp WGTV 3x Tree down across track
      Alaskan Pipeline
      Sep 12, 2021 @ 3:06pm
      Sep 12, 2021
      UnknownGregNelson WGBP Remove structure 259- rotten boards
      Mundy 500
      Sep 12, 2021 @ 2:16pm
      Sep 12, 2021
      Variablecheesymorts WGTV Walk through and rake. Cleared rubble,...
      Goat Hill Rd
      Sep 11, 2021 @ 2:22pm
      Sep 11, 2021
      IdealtwanglersTrees down and small slips
      Keyboard Warrior
      Sep 11, 2021 @ 2:22pm
      Sep 11, 2021
      DrytwanglersA bit rough and worn
      Mr Chomper
      Sep 11, 2021 @ 2:22pm
      Sep 11, 2021
      IdealtwanglersSome corners a bit rough
      Maitai Valley Road
      Sep 11, 2021 @ 12:36pm
      Sep 11, 2021
      Idealstevecopley WGTV
      E Tū
      Sep 11, 2021 @ 12:36pm
      Sep 11, 2021
      Idealstevecopley WGTV
      629
      Sep 11, 2021 @ 12:36pm
      Sep 11, 2021
      Idealstevecopley WGTV
      Bermed As
      Sep 11, 2021 @ 2:47am
      Sep 11, 2021
      Idealbayleygg WGTV Trail groomed from bottom up to top of...

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1756554jimbob79addreportDMT (upper)
      Sep 16, 2021 @ 4:36pm
      1 hours
      user #2179284GregNelsonriddentrailCheesy Morts
      Sep 16, 2021 @ 4:15pm
      2 hours
      user #1804636BenPavvyriddentrailLollipop
      Sep 16, 2021 @ 2:56am
      15 hours
      user #1440314OldSkoolFreeRidewishlisttrailCoppermine Trail
      Sep 15, 2021 @ 2:24am
      2 days
      user #1440314OldSkoolFreeRideriddentrailInvolution and 1 more
      Sep 15, 2021 @ 2:09am
      2 days

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1203216ewestruppreportBloody PriestJob Completed
      Sep 14, 2021 @ 2:04am
      3 days
      user #1203216ewestruppreportNo PressureJob Completed
      Sep 14, 2021 @ 2:01am
      3 days
      user #1203216ewestruppreportFree RangeJob Completed by Mr Morton
      Sep 14, 2021 @ 1:59am
      3 days
      user #1203216ewestruppreportAlaskan PipelineJob Completed
      Sep 14, 2021 @ 1:20am
      3 days
      user #1203216ewestruppreportDevolutionJob Completed
      Sep 14, 2021 @ 1:19am
      3 days

      Local Badges


      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike226264 miles112,999 ft135 miles4,249 ft
      #86#61,3714,8631832,577
      E-Bike9183 miles43,658 ft45 miles3,560 ft
      #94#83,05221,437
      Hike135192 miles47,270 ft82 miles4,249 ft
      #140#53,6521295
      Trail Running132190 miles46,903 ft81 miles4,249 ft
      #141#53,6461670
      Horse12 miles135 ft2,602 ft922 ft
      1,095
      ATV/ORV/OHV46 miles673 ft1 mile2,582 ft
      1,129
      • By bradical9 & contributors
      • Admins: Alps2Ocean-Cycle-Trail, Aorere-Enduro
      • #5259 - 48,411 views

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