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Trail Conditions
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  • Snow Packed
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  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • Significant Issue / Amber
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  • 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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  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
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  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
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  • Directions Directions
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
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  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
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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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      Bike Park Details
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      • 49
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      • 4

      Open on Jun 30, 2018
      Uplift Type
      Shuttle

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #417
      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
      47
      Photos
      9
      Ridden Counter
      2,240

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      May 1, 2017
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      Recent Comments

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      user #178361punkturetrailGoon SlapperSlippy slidy rooty goodness in the wet...
      Jan 7, 2018 @ 11:22am
      Jan 7, 2018
      user #178361punkturetrailCreamed RiceThe best blue track on the planet? Must be...
      Jan 7, 2018 @ 11:20am
      Jan 7, 2018
      user #178361punkturetrailThird Time LuckyA challenge in the wet..but heaps of fun.
      Jan 7, 2018 @ 11:18am
      Jan 7, 2018
      user #178361punkturetrailRed LineFlooooow!
      Jan 7, 2018 @ 11:16am
      Jan 7, 2018
      user #178361punkturetrailDMTCobbled rocks of joy..even in the wet!
      Jan 7, 2018 @ 11:15am
      Jan 7, 2018
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