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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • 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 Ridden Direction

The intendid direction a trail should be ridden.

  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction

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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 or Major Issue / Red

  • 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 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
  • Other Other

      Popular Riding Areas

      title
      Whakarewarewa Forest 32 57 22 8
      Riverhead Forest 11 97 1
      Eskdale MTB Park 28 51 12 2
      Lake Mangamahoe 18 30 2 2
      Woodhill Mountain Bike Park 21 26 5
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      Region Details
      • 306
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      • 936
      • 60
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      • 27


      Caution on 3 hours
      Local Trail Association
      local trail association
      (trailfund.org.nz)

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      2,094
      Trails Mountain Bike
      2,100
      Trails E-Bike
      209
      Trails Hike
      1,808
      Trails Trail Running
      1,808
      Total Distance
      2,170 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      938 miles
      Total Descent
      535,604 ft
      Total Vertical
      3,830 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      3,830 ft
      Reports
      11,670
      Photos
      4,217
      Ridden Counter
      179,093
      Sub Regions

      Photos of North Island Mountain Bike

      264 |
      Mar 23, 2017 @ 3:06am
      Mar 23, 2017
      Exit NDO Trail, Rotorua
      325 |
      Mar 23, 2017 @ 3:06am
      Mar 23, 2017
      Exit NDO Trail, Rotorua
      trail: Rollercoaster
      925 |
      Jul 31, 2012 @ 3:07am
      Jul 31, 2012
      Rollercoaster, Wellington
      trail: Rollercoaster
      567 |
      Nov 15, 2006 @ 12:05am
      Nov 15, 2006
      | 2 comments Rollercoaster, Wellington
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      Videos of North Island Mountain Bike

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      0:18 | 3 | Dec 28, 2018
      Corners part 2
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