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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Snow Cover Inadequate
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Flow (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%
  • bi-directional trail
  • no data
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
Contribute Details
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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Radar Time
x Activity Recordings
Trailforks users anonymized public ridelogs from the past 6 months.
  • mountain biking recent
  • mountain biking (>6 month)
  • hiking (1 year)
  • moto (1 year)
Activity Recordings
Trailforks users anonymized public skilogs from the past 12 months.
  • Downhill Ski
  • Backcountry Ski
  • Nordic Ski
Jump Magnitude Heatmap
Heatmap of where riders jump on trails. Zoom in to see individual jumps, click circles to view jump details.
Trails Deemphasized
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      Trails in the southern suburbs of Wellington
      Primary Trail Type: All-Mountain & Downhill
      Wild Coast Car Parking google parking directions
      Activities Click to view
      Region Details
      • 1
      • 1
      • 8
      • 2
      • 1

      Region Status
      Open as of May 12, 2020
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      13
      Trails Mountain Bike
      13
      Trails Hike
      13
      Trails Trail Running
      13
      Total Distance
      6 miles
      Total Descent
      2,659 ft
      Total Vertical
      497 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      587 ft
      Reports
      105
      Photos
      121
      Ridden Counter
      943

      Photos of Southern Suburbs Mountain Bike

      trail: Mt Albert 4X
      14 |
      May 13, 2020 @ 8:17pm
      May 13, 2020
      trail: Mt Albert 4X
      10 |
      May 13, 2020 @ 8:17pm
      May 13, 2020
      trail: Mt Albert 4X
      9 |
      May 13, 2020 @ 8:17pm
      May 13, 2020
      trail: Mt Albert 4X
      6 |
      May 13, 2020 @ 8:17pm
      May 13, 2020
      trail: Mt Albert 4X
      6 |
      May 13, 2020 @ 8:17pm
      May 13, 2020
      trail: Mt Albert 4X
      5 |
      May 13, 2020 @ 8:17pm
      May 13, 2020
      trail: Mt Albert 4X
      5 |
      May 13, 2020 @ 8:17pm
      May 13, 2020
      trail: Mt Albert 4X
      6 |
      May 13, 2020 @ 8:17pm
      May 13, 2020

      Videos of Southern Suburbs Mountain Bike

      Bad crash but good catch....
      211 | Apr 23, 2021
      Sunday vibes
      2:33 | 288 | Mar 13, 2019
      Karitane step down -  step up
      0:11 | 354 | Jun 13, 2018
      Karitane jump line
      0:48 | 529 | Jun 5, 2018
      Pretty dusty bro
      1:32 | 976 | Mar 24, 2017
      2 in 1 Bangers Edit
      2:16 | 1066 | Apr 29, 2016
      Portal hucks
      1:24 | 505 | Jan 10, 2016
      Wild on Sundays
      1:08 | 653 | Aug 17, 2015

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Swiggle
      Jan 11, 2022 @ 11:00am
      Jan 11, 2022
      Idealsploom
      Hockey stick
      Jan 11, 2022 @ 11:00am
      Jan 11, 2022
      Idealsploom
      Town Belt ridge
      Jan 11, 2022 @ 11:00am
      Jan 11, 2022
      Drysploom
      MT Albert ridgeline
      Nov 26, 2021 @ 11:04am
      Nov 26, 2021
      Drysploom
      The wall of death
      Nov 26, 2021 @ 11:04am
      Nov 26, 2021
      Drysploom
      Karitane Jumps
      Nov 13, 2021 @ 2:23pm
      Nov 13, 2021
      Idealsploom
      Wharangi
      May 24, 2021 @ 5:32pm
      May 24, 2021
      VariableOliverRoozenIt's a little rutty but totally clear and...
      Mystic Portal
      Dec 28, 2020 @ 8:02pm
      Dec 28, 2020
      Very Drylball17Hike Some overgrown areas but rideable. Minor...
      Mt Albert 4X
      Jul 14, 2020 @ 11:48am
      Jul 14, 2020
      Drylukemillar Some recent maintenance from some...
      Wharangi sidle
      Dec 20, 2019 @ 6:51pm
      Dec 20, 2019
      VariableduanewinterA little muddy in places but still very...

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1171095goflynnriddentrailTown Belt ridge and 3 more
      Jan 18, 2022 @ 9:23pm
      22 hours
      user #2095219sploomaddreportSwiggle and 2 more
      Jan 11, 2022 @ 12:23pm
      Jan 11, 2022
      user #2469516Daphy1234riddentrailThe wall of death and 2 more
      Jan 6, 2022 @ 5:07am
      Jan 6, 2022
      user #2095219sploomaddreportSwiggle and 2 more
      Dec 19, 2021 @ 12:24pm
      Dec 19, 2021
      user #1518856SeanLallyvotetrailMystic Portal
      Dec 1, 2021 @ 9:14pm
      Dec 1, 2021

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #993536wideopennewzealandtrailWharangi stairsnot much fun on the bike. you'll be better off...
      May 17, 2020 @ 3:01pm
      May 17, 2020
      user #993536wideopennewzealandtrailMT Albert ridgelinewatch for walkers
      May 12, 2020 @ 10:12pm
      May 12, 2020
      user #993536wideopennewzealandtrailWharangitrail is clear and easy to follow now
      May 12, 2020 @ 10:11pm
      May 12, 2020
      user #2094513DoozbikestrailMt Albert 4XHas been tidied up and running well.
      Apr 15, 2020 @ 2:03pm
      Apr 15, 2020
      user #2036823TrekSlash2008trailKaritane JumpsThis jump park has a variety of different...
      Feb 11, 2020 @ 10:49pm
      Feb 11, 2020

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Hawkins Hill 31.7 km
      Polhill Gully Reserve 1 81.8 km
      Mt Vic 3 4 52.1 km
      Wrights Hill 4 9 2 12.5 km
      Te Kopahou Reserve 3 32.7 km

      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike136 miles2,661 ft4 miles495 ft
      #5,662#15111810515,314
      Hike136 miles2,661 ft4 miles495 ft
      #4,831#132310582
      Trail Running136 miles2,661 ft4 miles495 ft
      #4,830#133105219
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      • southern suburbs activity log | embed map of Southern Suburbs mountain bike trails | southern suburbs mountain biking points of interest

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