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  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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      Wakari Creek tracks have been developed for all rider skill levels, with a focus on developing a mix of easy and to intermediate grade tracks. There are also some skills obstacles. The main Redwood Loop is readable by children and adults alike, other track require a little bit more skill. We recommend you don’t ride in the forest during strong winds because of the risk of falling trees.

      Background
      Mountain Biking Otago members Hamish Seaton, Tim Cleminson & Crew along with the Corrections Dept and other volunteers have been developing mtb-specific trails throughout the Redwoods in Wakari Creek Forest. This area is managed by City Forests. MBO also built a carpark on Wakari Road and plan to build a Jump Park as well.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      Redwoods/Wakari Creek Carpark google parking directions
      Access Info:
      Car park, Wakari Road
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      Region Details
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      Open on Sep 12, 2018

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #445
      Trails
      17
      Total Distance
      5 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      2 miles
      Total Descent
      1,725 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      751 ft
      Total Vertical
      295 ft
      Reports
      104
      Photos
      23
      Ridden Counter
      1,678

      Photos of Redwoods/Wakari Creek Mountain Bike

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      Feb 16, 2018 @ 7:28pm
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      Holler Coaster, Dunedin
      29 |
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      Holler Coaster, Dunedin
      106 |
      Feb 16, 2018 @ 7:28pm
      Feb 16, 2018
      Redwood Loop (Down), Dunedin
      131 |
      Feb 16, 2018 @ 7:28pm
      Feb 16, 2018
      Redwood Loop (Down), Dunedin
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      Videos of Redwoods/Wakari Creek Mountain Bike

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      Redwoods/Wakari Creek Mountain Bike Routes

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      2016 Dunners Summer Series #1
      4 miles
      Emersons 3 Peaks Day 1 2017 race
      16 miles
      Wakari/Redwoods Family Loop
      2,843 ft
      Easy Route to Redwoods/Wakari Tracks from George St
      3 miles

      Recent Comments

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      user #1096023kanefleuryreportHoller CoasterKia ora Adam, Does this tree require shifting...
      Sep 10, 2018 @ 3:12pm
      Sep 10, 2018
      user #1396113NzyetireportRooty RidgeTree down just after straight section
      Sep 13, 2017 @ 1:34am
      Sep 13, 2017
      user #1113751kpblreportSlytherin (Down)Yip, concur. It's a quite the hazard. Should...
      Sep 8, 2017 @ 3:22pm
      Sep 8, 2017
      user #1113751kpblreportSlytherin (Down)Yip, concur. It's a quite the hazard. Should...
      Sep 8, 2017 @ 2:29pm
      Sep 8, 2017
      user #1113751kpblreportSlytherin (Down)Yip, concur. It's a quite the hazard. Should...
      Sep 8, 2017 @ 2:29pm
      Sep 8, 2017
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      Recent Activity

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