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      Waimapihi Reserve (formerly known as Polhill Gully Reserve)
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      Shuttleable: YES
      Land Status: City Managed
      Limited street parking google parking directions
      Activities Click to view
      Region Details
      • 2
      • 1
      • 8

      Region Status
      Open as of Dec 21, 2021
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      12
      Trails Mountain Bike
      12
      Trails E-Bike
      1
      Trails Hike
      8
      Trails Trail Running
      8
      Total Distance
      8 miles
      Total Descent
      2,342 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,017 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      1,199 ft
      Reports
      876
      Photos
      36
      Ridden Counter
      7,853

      Photos of Waimapihi Reserve Mountain Bike

      trail: Ikigai
      0 |
      May 15, 2022 @ 8:57pm
      May 15, 2022
      trail: Ikigai
      12 |
      May 15, 2022 @ 8:57pm
      May 15, 2022
      trail: Ikigai
      1 |
      May 12, 2022 @ 4:31pm
      May 12, 2022
      trail: Ikigai
      14 |
      May 12, 2022 @ 4:31pm
      May 12, 2022
      13 |
      Jan 2, 2022 @ 11:08pm
      Jan 2, 2022
      trail: Clinical
      6 |
      Jan 2, 2022 @ 11:03pm
      Jan 2, 2022
      trail: Clinical
      9 |
      Jan 2, 2022 @ 11:03pm
      Jan 2, 2022
      77 |
      Sep 2, 2020 @ 2:21am
      Sep 2, 2020

      Videos of Waimapihi Reserve Mountain Bike

      G!.
      49 | Sep 4, 2021
      Serendipity Mountain Bike Trail - Polhill,...
      2:57 | 66 | Aug 4, 2020
      Serendipity 2020
      3:40 | 77 | Mar 19, 2020
      Paddy forgets to pull up
      0:09 | 330 | Dec 7, 2019
      Polhill (Brooklyn) Wellington
      3:28 | 658 | Jan 17, 2016
      Trail Dew feat. Connor Jacob // Hamish Paice
      2:08 | 6233 | Apr 10, 2015
      Serendipity, Aro Valley, NZ
      3:06 | 487 | Oct 28, 2014
      BEST WELLINGTON TRAIL | Polhill: Car Parts to...
      trail: Ikigai
      6:00 | 31 | Feb 12, 2022 , Wellington

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #2883097BuffybeerriddentrailIkigai
      May 22, 2022 @ 2:44am
      1 day
      user #2989813DidiKriddentrailTransient
      May 21, 2022 @ 7:27pm
      2 days
      user #3043895goveganaddphoto in My City and 1 more
      May 15, 2022 @ 8:57pm
      May 15, 2022
      user #2095219sploomaddreportCar Parts and 2 more
      May 15, 2022 @ 5:02pm
      May 15, 2022
      user #2292322SrgholdenwishlisttrailTransient and 2 more
      May 13, 2022 @ 11:26pm
      May 13, 2022

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #2033174LittleKaytrailSerendipityThis track is a good move up for a rider who...
      Apr 19, 2022 @ 8:58pm
      Apr 19, 2022
      user #3005207TomDooley1234trailLower George DentonWas open and in fine shape 29 March. Looks...
      Mar 30, 2022 @ 4:23pm
      Mar 30, 2022
      user #1955626vespatrailLower George DentonClosed on 26 February. No other downhill option.
      Feb 26, 2022 @ 1:44am
      Feb 26, 2022
      user #2876392tomlrmVoQtrailTransientQuite wet in there today, but has stood up...
      Feb 14, 2022 @ 5:27pm
      Feb 14, 2022
      user #2876392tomlrmVoQtrailIkigaiGreat trail, some fantastic banked corners
      Feb 3, 2022 @ 9:09pm
      Feb 3, 2022

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Wrights Hill 4 9 2 11.2 km
      Mt Vic 3 4 51.6 km
      Southern Suburbs 1 8 2 11.8 km
      Hawkins Hill 32 km
      Te Ahumairangi 2 6 42 km

      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike128 miles2,343 ft4 miles1,017 ft
      #485#2136871417,727
      E-Bike11 mile643 ft1 mile554 ft
      756752
      Hike85 miles968 ft2 miles732 ft
      #761#2280764
      Trail Running85 miles968 ft2 miles732 ft
      #763#24807709
      • By tohalloran & contributors
      • Admins: WMTBC, WTT, BTB
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      • waimapihi reserve activity log | embed map of Waimapihi Reserve mountain bike trails | waimapihi reserve mountain biking points of interest

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