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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
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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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      Region Details
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      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      350
      Trails Mountain Bike
      214
      Trails E-Bike
      114
      Trails Hike
      318
      Trails Trail Running
      272
      Total Distance
      255 miles
      Total Descent
      49,280 ft
      Total Vertical
      8,080 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      8,089 ft
      Reports
      4,290
      Photos
      341
      Ridden Counter
      20,293
      Sub Regions

      Popular Taranaki Mountain Biking Trails

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      Climb-Ax
      Lake Mangamahoe
      Anti Climb-Ax
      Lake Mangamahoe
      Let It Roll
      Lake Mangamahoe
      Mandatory Powerplay
      Lake Mangamahoe
      Forestry Road
      Lake Mangamahoe
      S'up
      Lake Mangamahoe
      Ridgery Doo
      Lake Mangamahoe
      Lap It Up
      Lake Mangamahoe
      Bates
      Lake Mangamahoe
      Masters Track
      Lake Mangamahoe
      Out House Loop
      Lake Mangamahoe
      Buddhafinger
      Lake Mangamahoe
      To Kiwi Mid
      Lake Mangamahoe
      Highway to Hell
      Lake Mangamahoe
      Pinch and Punch
      Lake Mangamahoe

      Taranaki Mountain Bike Routes

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      One Sweet Loop
      Lake Mangamahoe
      9 miles
      Mitre10Mega MTB 50Km
      Lake Mangamahoe
      14 miles
      Mangamahoe 20k Loop
      Taranaki
      11 miles
      Mangamahoe XCO Loop
      Taranaki
      4 miles
      Mangamahoe bottom to top
      Lake Mangamahoe
      3 miles
      Mangas top to bottom flow
      Taranaki
      2 miles
      Lake Rotomanu Loop (Including Swamp Boardwalk)
      New Plymouth
      1 mile
      Cemetery Circuit
      Lake Mangamahoe
      3 miles
      Race Practice
      Lake Mangamahoe
      22 miles
      Slip the hard stuff into the middle
      Lake Mangamahoe
      2 miles

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 0 rides
      Yesterday
      • 10 rides
      Past Week
      • 76 rides

      Photos of Taranaki Mountain Bike

      trail: Hendrix
      15 |
      Oct 17, 2021 @ 2:49pm
      Oct 17, 2021
      23 |
      Apr 23, 2021 @ 8:26pm
      Apr 23, 2021
      20 |
      Apr 18, 2021 @ 3:58pm
      Apr 18, 2021
      trail: Gully Walk
      8 |
      Apr 4, 2021 @ 2:20am
      Apr 4, 2021
      trail: Pork Pie
      44 |
      Dec 15, 2019 @ 4:31pm
      Dec 15, 2019
      104 |
      Oct 11, 2016 @ 12:18pm
      Oct 11, 2016
      86 |
      Oct 11, 2016 @ 12:18pm
      Oct 11, 2016
      77 |
      Oct 11, 2016 @ 12:17pm
      Oct 11, 2016

      Videos of Taranaki Mountain Bike

      189 | Nov 12, 2020
      Beginners guide to getting leg staple's
      311 | Oct 28, 2020
      New Plymouth Jump Trail
      trail: Operator
      0:58 | 602 | May 25, 2020
      The Back Entrance | Lake Mangamahoe
      20:02 | 292 | Dec 15, 2019
      2:51 | 356 | Oct 22, 2019
      bruised nuts
      trail: Nuts
      1:17 | 1127 | Sep 1, 2019
      Te Miro Flow Trail
      1:06 | 201 | Apr 8, 2016
      CAPTAIN AMERICA v. GREEN BEAN
      2:18 | 442 | Jan 8, 2016

      Current Trail Warnings

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      Piggy bank
      Lake Mangamahoe
      Nov 5, 2021 @ 1:55pm
      Nov 5, 2021
      Variablegraeme-mtbE-Bike Very fresh and not much is rideable for...

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #2918047MruthCriddentrailKiwi Kid's
      Dec 1, 2021 @ 2:22am
      15 mins
      user #2894066smacar00riddentrailPiggy bank
      Nov 29, 2021 @ 6:23pm
      1 day
      user #1859305Huddo18wishlisttrailSweet Spot and 1 more
      Nov 26, 2021 @ 10:46pm
      Nov 26, 2021
      user #1461215mtb-tech-geekcheckintrailHerekawe Walkway
      Nov 25, 2021 @ 5:29pm
      Nov 25, 2021
      user #1142354graeme-mtbaddreportKiwi Mid and 22 more
      Nov 22, 2021 @ 11:06pm
      Nov 22, 2021

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #923271donalducktrailThe Debt CollectorQuite steep and loose, which is fine. What...
      Apr 5, 2021 @ 2:53am
      Apr 5, 2021
      user #1142354graeme-mtbtrailBuzzcutTrail closed for forestry ops - should be open...
      Mar 17, 2021 @ 12:20pm
      Mar 17, 2021
      user #1142354graeme-mtbtrailS'upThis trail is currently closed while forestry...
      Mar 17, 2021 @ 12:18pm
      Mar 17, 2021
      user #2585376AngekeentrailMeremere TrackRode track today. Nice and dry so a very...
      Feb 12, 2021 @ 7:20pm
      Feb 12, 2021
      user #1142354graeme-mtbreportSnakes and LaddersYes, I noticed that work at the end when we...
      Nov 13, 2020 @ 5:32pm
      Nov 13, 2020

      Local Badges


      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike21486 miles16,014 ft43 miles1,503 ft
      3314,2781612,370
      E-Bike11453 miles4,738 ft26 miles1,079 ft
      3,9064278
      Hike318230 miles40,059 ft102 miles8,081 ft
      104,0631394
      Trail Running272133 miles18,435 ft64 miles6,404 ft
      4,0636461
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