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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

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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
      The North Island's #1 riding area.
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      Region Details
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      • 1

      Region Status
      Open as of 1 days

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #12
      Trails (view details)
      233
      Trails Mountain Bike
      232
      Trails E-Bike
      211
      Trails Hike
      17
      Trails Trail Running
      18
      Trails Horse
      2
      Total Distance
      226 miles
      Total Descent
      53,463 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,575 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      2,493 ft
      Reports
      3,618
      Photos
      2,048
      Ridden Counter
      92,307
      Sub Regions

      Photos of Rotorua Mountain Bike

      46 |
      Apr 24, 2017 @ 10:33pm
      Apr 24, 2017
      38 |
      Apr 24, 2017 @ 10:31pm
      Apr 24, 2017
      trail: Old Exit
      297 |
      Mar 23, 2017 @ 3:06am
      Mar 23, 2017
      trail: Old Exit
      364 |
      Mar 23, 2017 @ 3:06am
      Mar 23, 2017

      Videos of Rotorua Mountain Bike

      Mr Black POV - Rotorua Skyline
      trail: Mr Black
      3:45 | 70 | Oct 14, 2019
      GT Gap at skyline
      0:08 | 328 | Sep 1, 2019
      Tukonohi Trail - August 2019
      trail: Tukonohi
      4:38 | 11 | Aug 28, 2019
      Old Exit - Smashing it in the rain
      trail: Old Exit
      3:19 | 19 | Aug 21, 2019

      Current Trail Warnings

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Baja Grade 3 Extension
      Oct 20, 2019 @ 5:03pm
      3 days
      DryBelindanzTree across trail exit
      Spring Roll
      Oct 16, 2019 @ 1:00am
      Oct 16, 2019
      VariableForestant Tree about 40 cm diameter is down across...

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Arepa (Alpha) 1
      Oct 21, 2019 @ 10:59pm
      1 days
      DryTeresaw Broom encroaching trail, some gorse too
      Baja
      Oct 20, 2019 @ 8:45pm
      2 days
      Drymikethemoa Removed trees of mossy - baha...
      Ring Road
      Oct 19, 2019 @ 10:45pm
      Oct 19, 2019
      Variablezachbonetti-nz
      Pondy New
      Oct 19, 2019 @ 10:45pm
      Oct 19, 2019
      Variablezachbonetti-nz
      Split Enz V2
      Oct 19, 2019 @ 10:44pm
      Oct 19, 2019
      Variablezachbonetti-nzGreat condition
      Time Warp
      Oct 19, 2019 @ 10:43pm
      Oct 19, 2019
      Wetzachbonetti-nz
      Tuhoto Ariki
      Oct 19, 2019 @ 10:42pm
      Oct 19, 2019
      Prevalent Mudzachbonetti-nzVery muddy throughout the track in the...
      Frontal Lobotomy
      Oct 19, 2019 @ 10:39pm
      Oct 19, 2019
      Wetzachbonetti-nz
      Eagle vs Shark - with picnic table
      Oct 19, 2019 @ 10:38pm
      Oct 19, 2019
      Variablezachbonetti-nz
      Hill Road
      Oct 19, 2019 @ 10:37pm
      Oct 19, 2019
      Dryzachbonetti-nz

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1661864TeresawaddreportArepa (Alpha) 1
      Oct 21, 2019 @ 10:59pm
      1 days
      user #1446634Fluke99wishlisttrailBe Rude Not Too
      Oct 21, 2019 @ 12:09am
      2 days
      user #1853652morleywhanauriddentrailRoller Coaster and 7 more
      Oct 20, 2019 @ 11:17pm
      2 days
      user #1342165mikethemoaaddreportBaja
      Oct 20, 2019 @ 8:45pm
      2 days
      user #1563137KrisODcommentreportBaja Grade 3 Extension
      Oct 20, 2019 @ 5:46pm
      3 days

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1563137KrisODreportBaja Grade 3 ExtensionAny chance of a photo of this tree? Also, it...
      Oct 20, 2019 @ 5:46pm
      3 days
      user #1622069ForestantreportOld ChevyGreat work on the berms!
      Sep 20, 2019 @ 11:59pm
      Sep 20, 2019
      user #264435damosbikereportDipperWe were asked by Peak Safety to close the...
      Sep 3, 2019 @ 9:22pm
      Sep 3, 2019
      user #1563137KrisODreportTe Mounga@Satorukookaburra: Cool, thanks. I'll clear...
      Aug 16, 2019 @ 12:43am
      Aug 16, 2019
      user #1895781SatorukookaburrareportTe MoungaMost likely the same one. It was a massive...
      Aug 15, 2019 @ 7:42pm
      Aug 15, 2019

      Local Badges

      Bike & Skill Parks

      nametypecityrating
      Skyline - Rotoruabike parkRotorua
      Whakarewarewa Forestbike parkRotorua
      Dodzy Skills Parkskill parkRotorua
      Rotorua BMX Trackskill parkRotorua
      Wattles Dual Slalom Courseskill parkRotorua

      Pinkbike Articles

      Oct 2, 2019
      Video: October is Women's MTB Month in Rotorua, NZ Video: October is Women's MTB Month in Rotorua, NZ
      Ladies' Shuttle Nights make a return to Rotorua
      Jul 13, 2019
      Video: 15 Year Old Kiwi Local Shreds Rotorua Video: 15 Year Old Kiwi Local Shreds Rotorua
      Blake Pittams is the latest young ripper to come out of Rotorua.
      Jun 26, 2019
      Martin Maes Tests Positive for Masking Agent at EWS Rotorua &amp; Tasmania, Receives 90 Day ‘Non-Intentional’ Suspension Martin Maes Tests Positive for Masking Agent at EWS Rotorua & Tasmania, Receives 90 Day ‘Non-Intentional’ Suspension
      Maes has been stripped of his wins in Round 1 and 2 of the Enduro World Series.
      Jun 20, 2019
      Video: On Track with Greg Callaghan - EWS Rotorua Video: On Track with Greg Callaghan - EWS Rotorua
      Greg Callaghan provides his insight into the first round of the 2019 EWS in Rotorua.
      Feb 11, 2019
      Destination Showcase: Rotorua, New Zealand Destination Showcase: Rotorua, New Zealand
      What to do if you have four days in Rotorua, New Zealand.
      • By outhouse Plus & contributors
      • Admins: ralley, RTT
      • #4050 - 27,997 views

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