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      Region Details
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      Region Status
      Open as of Mar 31, 2024
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      103
      Trails Mountain Bike
      114
      Trails E-Bike
      53
      Trails Horse
      5
      Trails Hike
      87
      Trails Trail Running
      88
      Trails Dirtbike/Moto
      2
      Trails ATV/ORV/OHV
      2
      Total Distance
      157 miles
      Total Descent
      18,895 ft
      Total Vertical
      3,850 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      3,869 ft
      Reports
      437
      Photos
      176
      Ridden Counter
      21,122

      Outside Logo Articles

      Video: First Sends on New Zealand's New Freeride Training Compound
      Jun 9, 2020 from pinkbike.com
      Green Estate looks like an awesome, progressive facility for riders in New Zealand.
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      Photos of Palmerston North Mountain Bike

      7 |
      Apr 7, 2024 @ 2:00pm
      Apr 7, 2024
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      Apr 7, 2024 @ 2:00pm
      Apr 7, 2024
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      Apr 7, 2024 @ 2:00pm
      Apr 7, 2024
      23 |
      Dec 7, 2023 @ 5:33pm
      Dec 7, 2023
      12 |
      Oct 29, 2023 @ 12:45am
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      Oct 29, 2023 @ 12:45am
      Oct 29, 2023
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      Oct 29, 2023 @ 12:45am
      Oct 29, 2023
      2 |
      May 30, 2023 @ 11:09am
      May 30, 2023

      Videos of Palmerston North Mountain Bike

      Mind the Gap
      1 | Mar 19, 2023
      i am still bad
      trail: Mr Twister
      | Mar 12, 2023
      i am bad
      | Mar 12, 2023
      Two Bails, One Stump
      trail: Kārearea
      191 | May 15, 2022
      Wookiee move - big case
      trail: Chewbacca
      198 | Oct 2, 2021
      Taco Tuesday
      199 | Jun 11, 2021
      Caught cam
      trail: Mr Twister
      100 | Feb 26, 2021
      1st ride @ Jumping Jack
      74 | Feb 26, 2021

      Recent Trail Reports

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      Mind the Gap
      Mar 31, 2024 @ 3:59pm
      Mar 31, 2024
      Drylachiemartin
      Shuttle Rd
      Mar 31, 2024 @ 3:59pm
      Mar 31, 2024
      Drylachiemartin
      Ripper
      Mar 31, 2024 @ 3:59pm
      Mar 31, 2024
      Very Drylachiemartin
      Riff Raff
      Mar 31, 2024 @ 3:59pm
      Mar 31, 2024
      Drylachiemartin
      Foo Fighter
      Mar 31, 2024 @ 3:59pm
      Mar 31, 2024
      Drylachiemartin
      Burttons Track
      Mar 17, 2024 @ 12:26am
      Mar 17, 2024
      VariableBoggy mud, wet roots, slips and fallen...dickersoncantride
      Kissing Rock
      Feb 13, 2024 @ 5:31pm
      Feb 13, 2024
      DryRunning good. Clear of vegetation. Prime...RobbieSmith-92
      Main Line
      Feb 1, 2024 @ 11:53am
      Feb 1, 2024
      Dry 2/3 of trail has been cleared and widened...dickersoncantride
      Short Loop
      Feb 1, 2024 @ 11:46am
      Feb 1, 2024
      Unknown Recently cut through so pretty raw, sandy...dickersoncantride
      Foxton Beach Trail
      Jan 6, 2024 @ 8:02pm
      Jan 6, 2024
      Very Dryevand-nz

      Activity Feed

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      SnoopMtbriddentrailactivity #54488432
      Jun 21, 2024 @ 5:05pm
      Jun 21, 2024
      Simon01GmLriddentrailactivity #53380308 and 2 more
      May 31, 2024 @ 1:06am
      May 31, 2024
      GeorgeZ92mWjriddentrailactivity #53362630 and 1 more
      May 30, 2024 @ 1:24pm
      May 30, 2024
      Ndsitwishlistregionactivity #53058363
      May 23, 2024 @ 11:31pm
      May 23, 2024
      lachiemartinvotetrailactivity #51967276
      May 2, 2024 @ 12:14am
      May 2, 2024

      Recent Comments

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      tfmbrowntrailRhythm and VinesDidn’t find anything challenging enough with...
      Jan 7, 2024 @ 12:36am
      Jan 7, 2024
      tfmbrowntrailKāreareaTop section is fun and flowey and a solid 3 -...
      Jan 7, 2024 @ 12:32am
      Jan 7, 2024
      tfmbrowntrailJack And The BeanstalkExcellent uphill track. A few challenging...
      Jan 7, 2024 @ 12:29am
      Jan 7, 2024
      tfmbrowntrailFoo FighterFun! Great track. I’m not a big jumper but...
      Jan 7, 2024 @ 12:27am
      Jan 7, 2024
      tfmbrowntrailRockyAt the top end of grade 4, with some quite...
      Jan 7, 2024 @ 12:25am
      Jan 7, 2024

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      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike114157 miles18,894 ft48 miles3,848 ft
      #444#161764372517,524
      E-Bike5377 miles11,024 ft28 miles3,806 ft
      #225#1739711,382
      Horse530 miles1,824 ft6 miles3,806 ft
      #261#484
      Hike85134 miles12,592 ft37 miles3,848 ft
      #4,044#683821141
      Trail Running88138 miles12,664 ft37 miles3,848 ft
      #3,735#63382717
      Dirtbike/Moto216 miles1,617 ft4 miles3,484 ft
      #162#48411
      ATV/ORV/OHV216 miles1,617 ft4 miles3,484 ft
      #80#284
      • By RoccoNZ & contributors
      • Admins: MMBC
      • #7145 - 11,409 views

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