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Layers winter
Trail Style
  • ?
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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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 or Major Issue / Red

  • Land Owner Overlay
  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Native/Tribal
  • Military
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • 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
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Other Other
      The Great Lake Taupo region is centrally located in the middle of the North Island, approximately 3 ½ hours drive from Auckland and 4 ½ hours drive from Wellington.
      Region Details
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      Local Trail Association
      local trail association
      (www.biketaupo.org.nz)

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #112
      Trails
      75
      Total Distance
      116 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      49 miles
      Total Descent
      20,051 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      2,114 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,038 ft
      Reports
      313
      Photos
      107
      Ridden Counter
      6,713

      Photos of Taupo Mountain Bike

      trail: K2K
      6 |
      Apr 1, 2018 @ 4:25am
      Apr 1, 2018
      K2K, Taupo
      trail: Outback
      5 |
      Mar 9, 2018 @ 7:21pm
      Mar 9, 2018
      Outback, Taupo
      trail: Outback
      6 |
      Mar 9, 2018 @ 7:20pm
      Mar 9, 2018
      Outback, Taupo
      trail: Aratiatia Dam
      2 |
      Mar 4, 2018 @ 6:04pm
      Mar 4, 2018
      Aratiatia Dam, Taupo
      more photos »

      Videos of Taupo Mountain Bike

      Return to the Rotorua Redwoods
      trail: Redwoods
      21:26 | 60 | Mar 27, 2015
      Rotorua Redwoods - Create Breathing Space Trailer
      trail: Redwoods
      2:10 | 32 | Mar 27, 2015
      16' Dual Slalom Champs - Rotorua Bike Festival
      trail: Slalom
      2:50 | 2474 | Feb 18, 2015
      Racing Highlights, NZ MTB Cup, Rnd 4
      trail: Pinners
      4:58 | 352 | Feb 9, 2015
      more videos »

      Taupo Mountain Bike Routes

      titleratingdistance
      Huka Teaser race
      20 miles
      ACG Ride
      12 miles
      Craters Classic 2018 Medium 25km race
      16 miles
      32K Wairakei Forest loop
      20 miles

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1500238Kermit2015trailBetter Than P - Now open thanks to Taupo MTB Club.Track re-opened 7 April 2018, needs to bed in,...
      Apr 8, 2018 @ 12:09am
      Apr 8, 2018
      user #1132728clyff123trailTunnel TrackThanks for the notification. We will get it...
      Feb 22, 2018 @ 5:37pm
      Feb 22, 2018
      user #1456646jimnz17trailTe Totara GullyLandslide I’ve track- passable
      Feb 16, 2018 @ 3:14pm
      Feb 16, 2018
      user #1346025gmbishoptrailDebs TrackTrack closed for thinning as at 15 Jan 18
      Jan 15, 2018 @ 11:23am
      Jan 15, 2018
      user #1096023kanefleurytrailOrakauWhat a great winter track! Quick dry and...
      Jul 13, 2017 @ 4:27pm
      Jul 13, 2017
      more »

      Recent Activity

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      user #681391mtbmikey72addridelogMay 19, 2018 ride log
      May 20, 2018 @ 9:57am
      2 days
      user #1305911jamesbell360addridelogMay 19, 2018 ride log
      May 20, 2018 @ 9:08am
      2 days
      user #1342761TonywayaddridelogMay 19, 2018 ride log
      May 20, 2018 @ 6:05am
      2 days
      user #1159199jwynyardaddridelogMay 19, 2018 ride log
      May 20, 2018 @ 5:26am
      2 days
      user #1538629JugglernoughtaddridelogMar 31, 2018 ride log
      May 20, 2018 @ 4:18am
      2 days
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