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  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • 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 Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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      This reserve, which covers 26 hectares, is located on the prominent lava flow ridge that encloses Lyttelton on its eastern border. It is less rugged than Whakaraupo, and is a good place for picnics and walking. It is bounded on its northern boundary by a block of land owned by Lyttelton Port Company and on its eastern and southern sides by Sumner Road.

      There are several informal tracks and walkways on the reserve. Considerable work has been done in developing a mountain bike track.
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      Primary Trail Type: All-Mountain & Downhill
      Access Info:
      The official entrance to the reserve is from the end of foster terrace
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      This region uses the Uk/Euro style trail grading system.
      Region Details
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      Caution on Mar 7, 2018

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #1,761
      Trails
      11
      Total Distance
      2,821 ft
      Total Descent Distance
      1,612 ft
      Total Descent
      466 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      569 ft
      Total Vertical
      230 ft
      Reports
      22
      Photos
      1
      Ridden Counter
      473

      Photos of Urumau Reserve Mountain Bike

      trail: Jackasaurus
      235 |
      Jan 23, 2017 @ 2:31pm
      Jan 23, 2017
      Jackasaurus, Lyttelton
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      Videos of Urumau Reserve Mountain Bike

      youtuber Lyttelton Mountain Biking
      trail: Sunnyside
      1:04 | 140 | Mar 6, 2017 , Porirua
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      Recent Comments

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      user #1399577tqmtrailGrommiesWill take a few rides to learn. Some steep...
      Sep 13, 2017 @ 11:58pm
      Sep 13, 2017
      user #1399577tqmtrailSloaneStarTough but do-able climbing track, the odd...
      Sep 13, 2017 @ 10:14pm
      Sep 13, 2017
      user #1399577tqmtrailUrumau TrackA slog on a hot day but views are great and...
      Sep 13, 2017 @ 10:08pm
      Sep 13, 2017
      user #1399577tqmtrailLooperRode on 14/9/17. Downhill. Shown in Green on...
      Sep 13, 2017 @ 10:05pm
      Sep 13, 2017
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      Recent Activity

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      user #604017AssPavaddridelogJun 29, 2018 ride log
      Jun 29, 2018 @ 9:42pm
      Jun 29, 2018
      user #604017AssPavaddridelogJun 22, 2018 ride log
      Jun 22, 2018 @ 7:35pm
      Jun 22, 2018
      user #1167732JuJuWriteswishlistregionUrumau Reserve
      Jun 5, 2018 @ 11:35pm
      Jun 5, 2018
      user #284340m6useravaddridelogMay 18, 2018 ride log
      May 18, 2018 @ 4:20pm
      May 18, 2018
      user #1459694Dmitry2017addridelogJan 3, 2018 ride log
      May 11, 2018 @ 11:39pm
      May 11, 2018
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