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  • Prevalent Mud
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  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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      Polhill Gully Recreation Reserve.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      Shuttleable: YES
      Limited street parking google parking directions
      Region Details
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      Open on Dec 30, 2018
      Local Trail Association
      local trail association
      (www.wmtbc.org.nz)

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #221
      Trails (view details)
      11
      Trails Mountain Bike
      11
      Trails Hike
      9
      Trails Trail Running
      9
      Total Distance
      7 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      3 miles
      Total Descent
      2,870 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,019 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      1,199 ft
      Reports
      276
      Photos
      4
      Ridden Counter
      2,782

      Photos of Polhill Gully Reserve Mountain Bike

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      trail: Car Parts
      17 |
      Feb 15, 2018 @ 10:33pm
      Feb 15, 2018
      Car Parts, Cordoba
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      trail: Car Parts
      15 |
      Feb 15, 2018 @ 10:32pm
      Feb 15, 2018
      Car Parts, Cordoba
      trail: Sawmill
      254 |
      May 1, 2015 @ 3:59am
      May 1, 2015
      Sawmill, Wellington
      trail: Transient
      438 |
      May 1, 2015 @ 3:48am
      May 1, 2015
      Transient, Wellington
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      Videos of Polhill Gully Reserve Mountain Bike

      Polhill (Brooklyn) Wellington
      3:28 | 613 | Jan 17, 2016
      Trail Dew feat. Connor Jacob // Hamish Paice
      2:08 | 6233 | Apr 10, 2015
      Serendipity, Aro Valley, NZ
      3:06 | 440 | Oct 28, 2014
      Serendipity Polhil Gully
      3:19 | 57 | Nov 15, 2018 , Wellington
      more videos »

      Polhill Gully Reserve Mountain Bike Routes

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      Polhill: Windmill & Back
      7 miles
      New Polhill Loop
      4 miles
      Polhill-Barking Emu Return
      13 miles
      Polhill Loop - Quick and fun
      7 miles

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1238199GmpilgrimtrailSPUDSGreat 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
      user #1432718Rory02trailSerendipityThis is one of my favourite trails. It flows...
      May 25, 2018 @ 10:41pm
      May 25, 2018
      user #489783kiwishredertrailSerendipityBest track at Polhill for me! Couple of nice...
      Mar 13, 2018 @ 6:21pm
      Mar 13, 2018
      user #1460349HarryMTB123trailSerendipityFun trail with one very challenging section it...
      Dec 30, 2017 @ 1:22pm
      Dec 30, 2017
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      Recent Activity

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      user #1693224sminchnzaddridelogJan 16, 2019 ride log
      Jan 16, 2019 @ 11:25am
      3 hours
      user #1367094GazzamolleraddridelogJan 14, 2019 ride log
      Jan 16, 2019 @ 9:56am
      5 hours
      user #1570695kiwidocaddridelogJan 15, 2019 ride log
      Jan 15, 2019 @ 10:10pm
      16 hours
      user #1689560GreenhilladdridelogJan 15, 2019 ride log
      Jan 15, 2019 @ 9:10pm
      17 hours
      user #1227266donmonaddridelogJan 15, 2019 ride log
      Jan 15, 2019 @ 7:25pm
      19 hours
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