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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • 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%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Last Ridden
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  • < 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
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  • 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

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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

  • 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 Groomed
  • 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
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
      Polhill Gully Recreation Reserve.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      Shuttleable: YES
      Limited street parking google parking directions
      Region Details
      • 1
      • 1
      • 8

      Region Status
      Open as of Nov 12, 2019
      Local Trail Association
      local trail association
      (www.wmtbc.org.nz)

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #306
      Trails (view details)
      11
      Trails Mountain Bike
      11
      Trails Hike
      7
      Trails Trail Running
      7
      Total Distance
      8 miles
      Total Descent
      3,451 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,019 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      1,199 ft
      Reports
      358
      Photos
      12
      Ridden Counter
      4,080

      Popular Polhill Gully Reserve Mountain Biking Trails

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 11 rides
      • 7 miles avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 8 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      Past Week
      • 70 rides
      • 9 miles avg distance

      Photos of Polhill Gully Reserve Mountain Bike

      trail: Car Parts
      7 |
      May 25, 2019 @ 7:43pm
      May 25, 2019
      trail: Serendipity
      20 |
      May 1, 2019 @ 10:11pm
      May 1, 2019
      trail: Serendipity
      22 |
      May 1, 2019 @ 10:11pm
      May 1, 2019
      trail: Transient
      20 |
      Apr 30, 2019 @ 10:51pm
      Apr 30, 2019

      Videos of Polhill Gully Reserve Mountain Bike

      Polhill (Brooklyn) Wellington
      3:28 | 636 | Jan 17, 2016
      Trail Dew feat. Connor Jacob // Hamish Paice
      2:08 | 6233 | Apr 10, 2015
      Serendipity, Aro Valley, NZ
      3:06 | 460 | Oct 28, 2014
      Car Parts Trail, Polhill, Wellington, NZ
      trail: Car Parts
      2:49 | 56 | Jul 18, 2019 , Wellington

      Current Trail Warnings

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Lower George Denton
      Oct 26, 2019 @ 1:21am
      Oct 26, 2019
      DryCaseysjTrack closed for improvements. Sign says...

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1903666BenBallantyneriddentrailTransient and 5 more
      Nov 16, 2019 @ 9:04pm
      13 hours
      user #1903666BenBallantynecommenttrailSawmill
      Nov 16, 2019 @ 1:41am
      1 days
      user #1626828te-maraaddreportClinical and 1 more
      Nov 12, 2019 @ 11:46pm
      Nov 12, 2019
      user #1689560GreenhilladdreportClinical
      Nov 10, 2019 @ 10:03pm
      Nov 10, 2019
      user #1797934claytonviljoenwishlisttrailIkigai and 1 more
      Oct 28, 2019 @ 4:28pm
      Oct 28, 2019

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1903666BenBallantynetrailSawmillVery exciting!
      Nov 16, 2019 @ 1:41am
      1 days
      user #1759621MomentumismyfriendtrailIkigaiHit this today, brilliant piece of track, so...
      Jul 26, 2019 @ 6:14pm
      Jul 26, 2019
      user #1711736LordybobnztrailRoller CoasterNeeds a trim. And maybe a bit more flow on the...
      Feb 12, 2019 @ 1:14pm
      Feb 12, 2019
      user #1238199GmpilgrimtrailIkigaiGreat trail throughly enjoyed it.
      Sep 16, 2018 @ 4:07pm
      Sep 16, 2018
      user #1608685cathalgctrailLower George DentonWatch out for low branch on way down. Hit it...
      Sep 9, 2018 @ 12:27am
      Sep 9, 2018

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Wrights Hill 1 7 2 11.2 km
      Mt Vic 2 4 61.6 km
      Southern Suburbs 3 2 11.8 km
      Hawkins Hill 32 km
      Te Ahumairangi 3 8 42 km
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