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  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
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  • Green
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  • 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
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
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  • 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
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
      A series of volunteer built single track, forestry tracks and 4x4 access roads (Mt Climie - one of the first downhill tracks)
      Primary Trail Type: All-Mountain & Downhill
      Parking google parking directions
      Access Info:
      Turn right off SH2 at Te Marua (at the dairy and before the golf course). Turn left on to Plateau Road. Drive to the end of Plateau Road and in to Tunnel Gully regional park. The best place to park is the top car park - keep driving until you can drive no more.
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      Region Details
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      Region Status
      Open as of Oct 17, 2019 ago
      Local Trail Association
      local trail association
      (www.facebook.com)

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #1,038
      Trails (view details)
      30
      Trails Mountain Bike
      30
      Trails E-Bike
      1
      Trails Hike
      23
      Trails Trail Running
      23
      Total Distance
      32 miles
      Total Descent
      8,703 ft
      Total Vertical
      2,506 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      2,781 ft
      Reports
      140
      Photos
      55
      Ridden Counter
      1,786

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 1 rides
      • 30 miles avg distance
      Past Week
      • 6 rides
      • 12 miles avg distance

      Photos of Tunnel Gully (Pakuratahi Forest) Mountain Bike

      trail: Flow K
      8 |
      Jul 28, 2019 @ 6:19pm
      Jul 28, 2019
      trail: Flow K
      6 |
      Jul 28, 2019 @ 6:19pm
      Jul 28, 2019
      21 |
      Mar 2, 2019 @ 7:26pm
      Mar 2, 2019
      6 |
      Mar 2, 2019 @ 7:25pm
      Mar 2, 2019

      Videos of Tunnel Gully (Pakuratahi Forest) Mountain Bike

      Tunnel Gully - Bees to Bridge - MTB
      3:23 | 44 | Jul 10, 2019 , Upper Hutt
      MTB Trail Flow K (Half Flow) Tunnel Gully -...
      4:38 | 130 | Feb 5, 2019 , Upper Hutt
      MTB Trail Flow K (Half Flow) Tunnel Gully -...
      trail: Flow K
      4:38 | 75 | Feb 5, 2019 , Upper Hutt
      MTB Trail Taniwha into Bee Line - Tunnel Gully...
      trail: Taniwha
      4:49 | 93 | Feb 5, 2019 , Upper Hutt

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Taniwha
      Oct 17, 2019 @ 12:05am
      Oct 17, 2019
      VariableThunderbolt79All rideable, a deep rut from erosion...
      Lower Pig Track
      Oct 11, 2019 @ 11:35pm
      Oct 11, 2019
      VariableThunderbolt79Trees now cleared.
      Lower Times Tables
      Oct 6, 2019 @ 2:32am
      Oct 6, 2019
      DryThunderbolt79Few berms are still good after winter,...
      G-Drop Extension
      Oct 6, 2019 @ 2:28am
      Oct 6, 2019
      VariableThunderbolt79Needs some work after winter, but still...
      Station Link
      Oct 6, 2019 @ 2:26am
      Oct 6, 2019
      VariableThunderbolt79Not well used now that there's an easy...
      Station Link - Easy Up
      Oct 6, 2019 @ 2:23am
      Oct 6, 2019
      VariableThunderbolt79Running good even after rain this week.
      Bees 2 Bridge
      Oct 6, 2019 @ 2:11am
      Oct 6, 2019
      WetThunderbolt79Rideable but showing signs of use from...
      Upper Times Tables
      Oct 6, 2019 @ 2:08am
      Oct 6, 2019
      DryThunderbolt79Running great even after rain earlier...
      Flow K
      Jul 27, 2019 @ 2:13pm
      Jul 27, 2019
      VariableWookieetron5000Mostly dry apart from a couple of mud...
      G-Drop
      Jul 5, 2019 @ 6:59pm
      Jul 5, 2019
      WetWookieetron5000

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1957270P135riddentrailRimutaka Incline
      Oct 21, 2019 @ 3:53am
      14 hours
      user #1632303Thunderbolt79addreportTaniwha
      Oct 17, 2019 @ 12:05am
      Oct 17, 2019
      user #1779337SoberstevewishlisttrailMt Climie
      Oct 13, 2019 @ 9:21pm
      Oct 13, 2019
      user #1954743Mash13riddentrailUpper Times Tables and 8 more
      Oct 12, 2019 @ 7:10pm
      Oct 12, 2019
      user #1632303Thunderbolt79addreportLower Pig Track
      Oct 11, 2019 @ 11:35pm
      Oct 11, 2019

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1730248whynotnowtodaytrailMt ClimieSome of these no e bike signs are not accurate...
      Oct 11, 2019 @ 3:11pm
      Oct 11, 2019
      user #1594442SellarsclantrailG-DropWe have
      Feb 2, 2019 @ 1:34pm
      Feb 2, 2019
      user #1011126benbyreportPlateau Ridge (Extended Brake)...
      Sep 21, 2018 @ 10:59pm
      Sep 21, 2018
      user #1011126benbyreportMt Climie firebreak...
      Sep 21, 2018 @ 10:59pm
      Sep 21, 2018
      user #1204889Wookieetron5000trailUpper Times TablesWill do Kev, once I actually ride that lower...
      May 22, 2018 @ 4:45pm
      May 22, 2018

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