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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
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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
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
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      Region Details
      • 27
      • 29
      • 57
      • 160
      • 10
      • 16

      Region Status
      Caution as of Aug 8, 2020
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      316
      Trails Mountain Bike
      317
      Trails E-Bike
      124
      Trails Hike
      262
      Trails Trail Running
      261
      Total Distance
      413 miles
      Total Descent
      66,149 ft
      Total Vertical
      3,822 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      3,830 ft
      Reports
      1,551
      Photos
      550
      Ridden Counter
      38,146

      Popular Waikato Mountain Biking Trails

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      Hammer It
      Craters Mountain Bike Park / Wairakei Forest.
      Tank Stand
      Craters Mountain Bike Park / Wairakei Forest.
      Nail It
      Craters Mountain Bike Park / Wairakei Forest.
      Coaster
      Craters Mountain Bike Park / Wairakei Forest.
      Ground Effect Grinder
      Craters Mountain Bike Park / Wairakei Forest.
      Kinda Grinder
      Craters Mountain Bike Park / Wairakei Forest.
      Wrong Address
      Craters Mountain Bike Park / Wairakei Forest.
      Incline - Closed for Logging
      Craters Mountain Bike Park / Wairakei Forest.
      Scraggs Out
      Craters Mountain Bike Park / Wairakei Forest.
      Walter's Wiggles
      Craters Mountain Bike Park / Wairakei Forest.
      Rotary Ride
      Huka Trails
      Inwards Goods
      Craters Mountain Bike Park / Wairakei Forest.
      Tank Stand Down - New after logging
      Craters Mountain Bike Park / Wairakei Forest.
      Scraggs Return
      Craters Mountain Bike Park / Wairakei Forest.
      Mr and Mrs (Mrs closed for logging)
      Craters Mountain Bike Park / Wairakei Forest.

      Waikato Mountain Bike Routes

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      Pukete Farm Park
      Hamilton
      6 miles
      Te Awa River Ride - Velodrome to Karapiro
      Cambridge
      8 miles
      ACG Ride
      Craters Mountain Bike Park / Wairakei Forest.
      12 miles
      Dunham Reserve To Waipapa Dam
      Waikato River Trails
      25 miles
      32K Wairakei Forest loop
      Craters Mountain Bike Park / Wairakei Forest.
      20 miles
      2019 MNIJS lap race
      Cougar MTB Park
      4 miles
      CamelBak Summer Cup - Tokoroa race
      Tokoroa
      7 miles
      Pack&Pedal Summer Series Long race
      Craters Mountain Bike Park / Wairakei Forest.
      9 miles
      Huka Challenge 2018 race
      Craters Mountain Bike Park / Wairakei Forest.
      45 miles
      Huka Teaser 2018 race
      Huka Trails
      18 miles

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 9 rides
      • 17 miles avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 23 rides
      • 13 miles avg distance
      Past Week
      • 153 rides
      • 15 miles avg distance

      Photos of Waikato Mountain Bike

      0 |
      Aug 11, 2020 @ 9:18pm
      2 days
      0 |
      Aug 11, 2020 @ 9:18pm
      2 days
      0 |
      Aug 11, 2020 @ 9:18pm
      2 days
      trail: W2K
      58 |
      Feb 13, 2019 @ 6:04pm
      Feb 13, 2019

      Videos of Waikato Mountain Bike

      Mess About
      1:05 | 305 | Apr 2, 2020
      Cole's Killer
      3:14 | 193 | Feb 3, 2020
      Create Your Escape
      trail: Gloworm
      2:53 | 105 | Sep 18, 2017
      Teaser! Create Your Escape
      trail: Gloworm
      0:37 | 60 | Sep 13, 2017

      Current Trail Warnings

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      Widow Maker (Rock Shute)
      Cougar MTB Park
      Jul 31, 2020 @ 4:21pm
      Jul 31, 2020
      IdealefvrvoSoil around obstacles not compacted...

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #2355861DanemhwishlisttrailTongariro River Trail
      Aug 14, 2020 @ 5:17am
      3 hours
      user #1459753skankmovotetrailHumpty Dumpty and 4 more
      Aug 13, 2020 @ 11:57pm
      8 hours
      user #1459753skankmoriddentrailHumpty Dumpty and 7 more
      Aug 13, 2020 @ 11:56pm
      8 hours
      user #2355608Peter20commenttrailSH Fun and 2 more
      Aug 13, 2020 @ 11:16pm
      9 hours
      user #2355608Peter20riddentrailSH Fun and 3 more
      Aug 13, 2020 @ 11:15pm
      9 hours

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #2355608Peter20trailBeagle BoysChallenging track if your a beginner. Has a...
      Aug 13, 2020 @ 11:20pm
      9 hours
      user #2355608Peter20trailScraggs OutEasy trail for beginners with some wooden...
      Aug 13, 2020 @ 11:17pm
      9 hours
      user #2355608Peter20trailSH FunAmazing route, great fun and easy for beginners.
      Aug 13, 2020 @ 11:16pm
      9 hours
      user #18843248722547trailPipiwharauroa TrailNice ride, 60% gravel road, 30% well formed...
      Aug 11, 2020 @ 8:56pm
      2 days
      user #1086854miktowntrailK2KA great trail, consistent uphills and flowing...
      Jul 27, 2020 @ 2:11am
      Jul 27, 2020

      Local Badges

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