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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • 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
ATV/ORV/OHV Filter
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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

  • 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
  • Ideal
  • 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
  • Boardwalk Boardwalk
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
      The Park is a great place for mountain bikers and has several tracks regularly used by bikers. As part of the Top 5 Tracks project, the mountain biking tracks in the Park will also be more clearly defined and marked for local users.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      Tauroa Rd Car Park google parking directions
      Region Details
      • 5
      • 4
      • 2
      • 1

      Region Status
      Caution as of Nov 2, 2020
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      14
      Trails Mountain Bike
      16
      Trails E-Bike
      3
      Trails Hike
      7
      Trails Trail Running
      7
      Total Distance
      6 miles
      Total Descent
      2,039 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,131 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      1,227 ft
      Reports
      53
      Photos
      19
      Ridden Counter
      1,345

      Photos of Te Mata Peak Mountain Bike

      trail: Ngati Hori
      741 |
      Nov 27, 2017 @ 12:24am
      Nov 27, 2017
      trail: Te Ihu
      105 |
      Aug 20, 2017 @ 1:10am
      Aug 20, 2017
      trail: Te Kahu / BMC
      91 |
      Aug 20, 2017 @ 1:10am
      Aug 20, 2017
      trail: Te Kahu / BMC
      81 |
      Aug 20, 2017 @ 1:09am
      Aug 20, 2017

      Videos of Te Mata Peak Mountain Bike

      Te Mata Peak Te Kahu
      2:58 | 58 | Aug 13, 2020 , Havelock North
      Te Mata Peak MTB
      trail: Te Ihu
      3:10 | 87 | Aug 7, 2020 , Havelock North
      Te Kahu @ Te Mata Peak
      5:56 | 317 | Feb 20, 2019 , Havelock North
      Te IHU @ Te Mata Peak
      trail: Te Ihu
      3:47 | 374 | Jan 13, 2019 , Havelock North

      Current Trail Warnings

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Tainui Reserve Access Track
      Nov 2, 2020 @ 9:11pm
      Nov 2, 2020
      Very DryBobbytheBiker27

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Hikanui to Tauroa Connector
      Nov 2, 2020 @ 9:11pm
      Nov 2, 2020
      IdealBobbytheBiker27
      Chambers Walkway
      Nov 2, 2020 @ 9:11pm
      Nov 2, 2020
      DryBobbytheBiker27
      Te Kahu / BMC
      Nov 2, 2020 @ 9:11pm
      Nov 2, 2020
      DryBobbytheBiker27
      Tainui Reserve Downhill
      Nov 2, 2020 @ 9:11pm
      Nov 2, 2020
      Very DryBobbytheBiker27
      Lower Downhill Loop Return
      Nov 2, 2020 @ 9:11pm
      Nov 2, 2020
      Very DryBobbytheBiker27
      Lower Te Kahu (BMC)
      May 17, 2020 @ 1:39pm
      May 17, 2020
      DrydonalduckClosed for Logging Ops. Check Te Mata...
      Te Ihu
      May 17, 2020 @ 1:33pm
      May 17, 2020
      DrydonalduckIntermittent repairs occurring May 2020. ...
      Ngati Hori
      Dec 30, 2018 @ 6:29pm
      Dec 30, 2018
      Very DrycerriusOvergrown vegetation on quite a few...
      Te Aratipi
      Dec 30, 2018 @ 2:14pm
      Dec 30, 2018
      DrycerriusDecent uphill. Beginners may struggle a...
      Central Track
      Nov 19, 2018 @ 2:55pm
      Nov 19, 2018
      DryJernejoThere's a bypass where the landslide was,...

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1120587BikeLemonriddentrailLower Te Kahu (BMC) and 7 more
      Nov 28, 2020 @ 2:29pm
      1 days
      user #2493928Hamishw7wishlisttrailTe Ihu and 3 more
      Nov 23, 2020 @ 7:49pm
      Nov 23, 2020
      user #1880108BobbytheBiker27addreportHikanui to Tauroa Connector and 5 more
      Nov 3, 2020 @ 7:49pm
      Nov 3, 2020
      user #2406861RnDBoonriddentrailTe Kahu / BMC and 2 more
      Oct 31, 2020 @ 3:18pm
      Oct 31, 2020
      user #1461215mtb-tech-geekvotetrailTe Ihu and 1 more
      Oct 22, 2020 @ 7:11pm
      Oct 22, 2020

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #923271donalducktrailNgati HoriGrade 5 trail with a Grade 6/Pro-line feature.
      May 4, 2020 @ 7:52pm
      May 4, 2020
      user #1246022Remedy2017reportTe IhuShould be open next week
      Nov 21, 2019 @ 10:56pm
      Nov 21, 2019
      user #1153631HBMTBCreportPeak HouseThis trail is CLOSED to all mountain bikers,...
      Feb 25, 2019 @ 11:40pm
      Feb 25, 2019
      user #1402096Sketchym8trailTe AratipiThis makes the climb a lot nicer, wishing up...
      Feb 4, 2018 @ 10:25pm
      Feb 4, 2018
      user #1402096Sketchym8trailNgati HoriSignposted as "horey George", not bmc. Easy...
      Feb 4, 2018 @ 10:23pm
      Feb 4, 2018

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