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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction

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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 Ridden Direction

The intendid direction a trail should be ridden.

  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction

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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 or Major Issue / Red

  • 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
  • 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
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Other Other
      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 Oct 6, 2018
      Uplift Type
      Shuttle

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #377
      Trails (view details)
      54
      Trails Mountain Bike
      54
      Trails Hike
      54
      Trails Trail Running
      54
      Total Distance
      36 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      24 miles
      Total Descent
      34,178 ft
      Total Vertical
      2,903 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      3,612 ft
      Reports
      60
      Photos
      16
      Ridden Counter
      3,179

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