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      Signal Hill holds many a MTB gem. Its Dunedin’s premier Down Hill Park. Most tracks except the Big Easy are Intermediate to Expert – especially DH tracks. The Big Easy is by far the best and easiest way to access Signal Hill and then just follow your nose onto the other tracks (with care). Alternatively a shorter, yet more demanding climb, to the top can be done via 4WD Track, [https://www.trailforks.com/trails/zigzag-39344/]Zig-Zag[/L], Center Rd and lastly Water Tank Rd.
      Primary Trail Type: All-Mountain & Downhill
      Shuttleable: YES
      Bethunes Gully Carpark google parking directions
      Access Info:
      Bottom: Logan Park High School, 74 Butts Road.
      Top: Signal Hill summit, Signal Hill Road.
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      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails
      30
      Total Distance
      13 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      8 miles
      Total Descent
      1 miles
      Highest Trailhead
      1,029 ft
      Total Vertical
      980 ft
      Reports
      262
      Photos
      110
      Ridden Counter
      1,566

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      Recent Comments

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      user #1007046leeflufftrailMaverick MikesDefinitely not a track for those not comfy...
      Sep 30, 2017 @ 11:03pm
      Sep 30, 2017
      user #1121879chickenrunztrailThe MrsMade it to the plateau, gets slightly harder...
      Feb 26, 2016 @ 2:41am
      Feb 26, 2016
      user #1121879chickenrunztrailThe Emersons Big EasyEasy yet good fun - the terrain changes as you...
      Feb 26, 2016 @ 2:37am
      Feb 26, 2016
      user #1121879chickenrunztrailThe MrsCurrently a track that's evolving (being...
      Feb 5, 2016 @ 11:28am
      Feb 5, 2016
      user #1121879chickenrunztrailGinger CougarThere are 3-4 bits of this fast track that...
      Feb 5, 2016 @ 11:17am
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