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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
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 Last Ridden
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine the last time a trail was ridden.
  • < 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
ContributeDetails
Colors indicate trail is missing specified detail.
  • 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

LEGEND
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
      Eastern side of the Port Hills including Godley Head.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      Region Details
      • 5
      • 1
      • 5
      • 8

      Region Status
      Open as of Oct 10, 2019 ago

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #1,068
      Trails (view details)
      19
      Trails Mountain Bike
      20
      Trails Hike
      19
      Trails Trail Running
      19
      Total Distance
      24 miles
      Total Descent
      6,965 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,625 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      1,632 ft
      Reports
      107
      Photos
      67
      Ridden Counter
      2,007

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 1 rides
      • 19 miles avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 8 rides
      • 13 miles avg distance
      Past Week
      • 17 rides
      • 17 miles avg distance

      Photos of Port Hills East Mountain Bike

      4 |
      Aug 24, 2019 @ 9:15pm
      Aug 24, 2019
      6 |
      Aug 24, 2019 @ 9:15pm
      Aug 24, 2019
      4 |
      Jul 27, 2019 @ 3:20am
      Jul 27, 2019
      52 |
      Apr 15, 2017 @ 4:47am
      Apr 15, 2017

      Videos of Port Hills East Mountain Bike

      how to use a selfie stick.
      3:27 | 229 | Aug 2, 2015
      Down and Up the Castle Rock Track | MTB Trail...
      4:34 | 52 | May 25, 2019 , Christchurch
      Greenwood Track - Christchurch - NZ | MTB...
      9:47 | 262 | Oct 10, 2018 , Christchurch
      Blasting down the Captain Thomas Track | MTB...
      5:40 | 165 | Oct 10, 2018 , Christchurch

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #994400NicksenvotetrailCastle Rock
      Oct 17, 2019 @ 1:44am
      Oct 17, 2019
      user #994400NicksenriddentrailCastle Rock
      Oct 17, 2019 @ 1:44am
      Oct 17, 2019
      user #1957371nico2riddentrailGreenwood Park Track and 1 more
      Oct 15, 2019 @ 6:55pm
      Oct 15, 2019
      user #1954855PoillynzriddentrailCaptain Thomas Track
      Oct 12, 2019 @ 10:15pm
      Oct 12, 2019
      user #1954549RobcousinsriddentrailGreenwood Park Track and 1 more
      Oct 12, 2019 @ 9:30pm
      Oct 12, 2019

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1399577tqmtrailV-TwinThis track has been officially named V-Twin in...
      Sep 20, 2019 @ 3:27am
      Sep 20, 2019
      user #1283476colpoweredtrailFrog PondThe photo of the chairlift has nothing to do...
      Aug 3, 2019 @ 4:53pm
      Aug 3, 2019
      user #1399577tqmreportV-TwinTrack running sweet. Widened track and opened...
      Dec 14, 2017 @ 10:55pm
      Dec 14, 2017
      user #1399577tqmtrailV-TwinThe rangers have asked me to maintain this...
      Oct 16, 2017 @ 2:52pm
      Oct 16, 2017
      user #1399577tqmtrailV-TwinA good transition track for those only used to...
      Aug 31, 2017 @ 9:51pm
      Aug 31, 2017

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Urumau Reserve 4 3 21.6 km
      Port Hills West 4 5 24.4 km
      Victoria Park 7 16 9 115.6 km
      Christchurch Adventure Park 6 8 5 66.6 km
      Living Springs 2 67.2 km
      • By YogiNZ TRAILFORKS & contributors
      • Admins: sykic, GC
      • #8306 - 2,612 views

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