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      Situated deep in the Wairoa Valley, ‘The Gorge’ is home to an amazing variety of hand-built mountain bike trails that run through a lush native and beech forest environment from a maximum elevation of 1200m

      To be eligible to ride at The Gorge you must be a member of Nelson Mountain Bike Club - join here. Once you are member, you can book your shuttle seats online here. NMTBC will also run a limited number of events at the facility each year that the general public can enter.

      More info at http://www.nelsonmtb.club/ride/wairoa/
      Primary Trail Type: All-Mountain & Downhill
      Shuttleable: YES
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      Open on Aug 27, 2018
      Uplift Type
      Shuttle

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #437
      Trails
      55
      Total Distance
      72 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      49 miles
      Total Descent
      67,772 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      3,612 ft
      Total Vertical
      2,903 ft
      Reports
      60
      Photos
      11
      Ridden Counter
      2,413

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