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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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      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      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
      43
      Photos
      1
      Ridden Counter
      1,411

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