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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

      Popular Trail Networks

      title
      Victoria Park 7 16 9 11
      Sticky Forest 7 24 16 5
      Wairoa Gorge Bike Park 1 9 14 4
      Naseby Forest 12 27 2
      Mt Hutt Bike Park 2 16 4 4
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      Region Details
      • 208
      • 55
      • 313
      • 520
      • 96
      • 169
      • 67
      • 2

      Region Status
      Open as of Oct 8, 2019 ago
      Local Trail Association
      local trail association
      (trailfund.org.nz)

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      1,512
      Trails Mountain Bike
      1,536
      Trails E-Bike
      241
      Trails Hike
      1,121
      Trails Trail Running
      1,121
      Trails Horse
      1
      Trails Dirtbike
      1
      Trails ATV/ORV/OHV
      2
      Total Distance
      2,484 miles
      Total Descent
      617,041 ft
      Total Vertical
      6,371 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      6,371 ft
      Reports
      7,419
      Photos
      7,974
      Ridden Counter
      155,351
      Sub Regions

      Photos of South Island Mountain Bike

      trail: Rapaki Track
      24 |
      Jan 22, 2019 @ 1:22am
      Jan 22, 2019
      trail: Fenceline
      109 |
      Oct 22, 2017 @ 6:39pm
      Oct 22, 2017
      trail: MTB Loop
      49 |
      May 6, 2017 @ 12:57am
      May 6, 2017
      trail: MTB Loop
      82 |
      May 6, 2017 @ 12:49am
      May 6, 2017

      Videos of South Island Mountain Bike

      McNearly Gnarly Full Run - Brobike Track Preview
      4:22 | 30 | Oct 13, 2019
      Mr Bikeman
      0:42 | 28 | Oct 3, 2019
      McNearlyGnarly first ride
      0:59 | 33 | Oct 1, 2019
      goliath
      trail: Goliath
      2:30 | 33 | Aug 20, 2019

      Current Trail Warnings

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Dammit
      Denniston Plateau
      Oct 14, 2019 @ 10:48am
      2 days
      DryLianeBattcherThere is a section near the end called...
      Nats Track
      Bethunes Gully/Forrester Park
      Oct 14, 2019 @ 1:16am
      2 days
      Variableceeceeemmjay Tree down across trail. About 20cm...
      Personal Space
      Bethunes Gully/Forrester Park
      Oct 14, 2019 @ 1:15am
      2 days
      Dryceeceeemmjay Couple wee trees across the trail.

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1938502JasonckellyriddentrailMillennium Track
      Oct 16, 2019 @ 1:30am
      9 hours
      user #1916920Mazza221votetrailCaptain Slapstick
      Oct 15, 2019 @ 11:18pm
      11 hours
      user #1956743alxoldsckoolriddentrailMt Vernon
      Oct 15, 2019 @ 8:31pm
      14 hours
      user #1957371nico2riddentrailGreenwood Park Track and 1 more
      Oct 15, 2019 @ 6:55pm
      15 hours
      user #1148135johannjenkinsonaddphoto in Nelson, New Zealand and 1 more
      Oct 15, 2019 @ 3:00pm
      19 hours

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #510694ceeceeemmjayreportNats TrackThis was actually on 6th Oct (for some reason...
      Oct 14, 2019 @ 1:23am
      2 days
      user #510694ceeceeemmjayreportPersonal SpaceThis was actually on 6th Oct (for some reason...
      Oct 14, 2019 @ 1:22am
      2 days
      user #1271410nellyt123trailBlack DogTrail does exist. It is not sign posted and...
      Oct 6, 2019 @ 10:30pm
      Oct 6, 2019
      user #1812632RedgoldtrailChairliftThe top photo is misleading there is no...
      Oct 4, 2019 @ 8:58pm
      Oct 4, 2019
      user #1705764Logan968trailCheeky WekaThe gap jump on it is too step and it's really...
      Oct 2, 2019 @ 10:58pm
      Oct 2, 2019

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      Bike & Skill Parks

      nametypecityrating
      Cardrona Bike Park NZbike parkWanaka
      Christchurch Adventure Parkbike parkChristchurch
      Queenstown Bike Parkbike parkQueenstown
      Wairoa Gorge Bike Parkbike parkNelson
      Abbotsford Bike Jumpsskill parkDunedin
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