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  • Snow Groomed
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  • Snow Covered
  • Snow Cover Inadequate
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Flow (Ridden Direction)
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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
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  • < 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
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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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      48km of trails from Rotorua to the Waikite Valley Thermal Pools, part of Nga Haerenga, The New Zealand Cycle Trail.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      AKA: Thermal by bike
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      Region Details
      • 3
      • 6
      • 3

      Region Status
      Open as of Dec 2, 2020
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      12
      Trails Mountain Bike
      12
      Trails E-Bike
      12
      Trails Hike
      12
      Trails Trail Running
      12
      Total Distance
      35 miles
      Total Descent
      2,871 ft
      Total Vertical
      920 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      1,839 ft
      Reports
      79
      Photos
      105
      Ridden Counter
      1,245

      Photos of Te Ara Ahi Mountain Bike

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      Apr 22, 2020 @ 2:57pm
      Apr 22, 2020

      Videos of Te Ara Ahi Mountain Bike

      Zelvy Slacker Chainguide development with...
      0:30 | 53 | May 9, 2019
      Zelvy "Slacker" Chainguide
      1:03 | 51 | Dec 14, 2018
      5050
      0:05 | 868 | Jan 13, 2018

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

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      user #2583008CYNAvotetrailTe Ara Ahi - Highlands Farm to Waimangu Road and 2 more
      Jan 18, 2022 @ 5:52pm
      Jan 18, 2022
      user #2759062TracyRTTaddreportTe Ara Ahi - Waipa Mill Road to Highlands Farm
      Jan 18, 2022 @ 11:35am
      Jan 18, 2022
      user #2759062TracyRTTaddreportTe Ara Ahi - around Rainbow Mt to Kerosene Creek
      Jan 13, 2022 @ 12:01pm
      Jan 13, 2022
      user #2759062TracyRTTaddreportTe Ara Ahi - Rainbow Mountain to Waiotapu
      Jan 12, 2022 @ 11:21am
      Jan 12, 2022
      user #1767522rockrolladdreportTe Ara Ahi - Rainbow Mountain to Waiotapu
      Jan 11, 2022 @ 7:34pm
      Jan 11, 2022

      Recent Comments

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      user #2485488RinkleyRoddersreportTe Ara Ahi - Highlands Farm to Waimangu RoadExcellent, went through there on Sunday,...
      Nov 15, 2021 @ 10:27pm
      Nov 15, 2021

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Whakarewarewa Forest 50 66 21 72.1 km
      Skyline - Rotorua 1 4 5 53.4 km
      Rainbow Mountain 113.9 km
      TECT All Terrain Park 1 715.8 km
      Cougar MTB Park 6 19 119.9 km

      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike1235 miles2,871 ft15 miles922 ft
      #5,104#1399979183,766
      E-Bike1235 miles2,871 ft15 miles922 ft
      #1,902#64668481
      Hike1235 miles2,871 ft15 miles922 ft
      #4,320#1197930
      Trail Running1235 miles2,871 ft15 miles922 ft
      #4,314#11979149
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      • Admins: kyleMichel, RTT, ArikiT
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      • te ara ahi activity log | embed map of Te Ara Ahi mountain bike trails | te ara ahi mountain biking points of interest

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