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  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
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      Waiu Park is a joint venture between Hutt City Council and the Wainuiomata Trail Project (a group of keen mountain bikers and volunteers). The park is mixed use (mountain biking and running) and e-bike friendly.

      Trails range from easy climbs to technical down hills, and there are a great selection of beginner/family tracks and a skills area. The tracks are set in regenerating native bush and also a significant wetland area.

      Waiu Park also has a large flat grassed area next to the car park, with a shelter and toilet facilitates, which can be used for events. Bookings are made though the Hutt City Council
      Primary Trail Type: All-Mountain & Downhill
      eBikes Allowed: Yes
      Shuttleable: YES
      AKA: Wainuiomata mountain bike park
      Waiu Park car park google parking directions
      Access Info:
      There are 3 starting points: Waiu Street, Wainuomate (the main carpark and starting point),the summit of Wainuiomata Hill Road (less parking here) or via the Te Whiti Riser (starting at Te Whiti Park). The Pukeatapu Bridge provides safe walking and biking over the Wainuiomata road summit.

      Access can also be gained from the East Harbour Regional Park, and the ECNZ road (via a number of firebreaks)

      To get to Waiu St turn left at the first round about, and take the first left. The Waiu street entrance has car-parking, toilet facilities, picnic tables, bike washing facilities. The climbing track from Waiu Street is Jungle Gym, then Labyrinth..
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      Open on Jan 8, 2019
      Local Trail Association
      local trail association
      WTP
      (www.wtp.org.nz)

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #63
      Trails (view details)
      46
      Trails Mountain Bike
      46
      Trails E-Bike
      44
      Trails Hike
      43
      Trails Trail Running
      43
      Total Distance
      30 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      14 miles
      Total Descent
      11,980 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,478 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      1,514 ft
      Reports
      394
      Photos
      47
      Ridden Counter
      9,282

      Photos of Waiu Park Mountain Bike

      trail: Super Plus
      36 |
      Dec 18, 2018 @ 9:56am
      Dec 18, 2018
      Super Plus, Wellington
      trail: Super Plus
      34 |
      Dec 18, 2018 @ 9:57am
      Dec 18, 2018
      Super Plus, Wellington
      trail: Super Plus
      41 |
      Dec 18, 2018 @ 9:56am
      Dec 18, 2018
      Super Plus, Wellington
      144 |
      Aug 8, 2018 @ 2:51pm
      Aug 8, 2018
      Te Whiti Riser, My City
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      Videos of Waiu Park Mountain Bike

      top section of Superplus
      trail: Super Plus
      1:05 | 620 | Apr 26, 2017
      491/spoonhill
      trail: 491
      2:42 | 174 | Apr 25, 2017
      Labyrinth
      trail: Labyrinth
      2:02 | 10 | Jan 20, 2017
      491 Wainuiomata POV Raw
      trail: 491
      3:46 | 174 | Sep 21, 2016
      more videos »

      Waiu Park Mountain Bike Routes

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      Labyrinth Loop
      3 miles
      WTP Long Drop
      3 miles
      Giant Wellington PNP Spring Series 2018 rd1 Short1
      2 miles
      Waiu Park Easy Loop
      3 miles

      Recent Comments

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      user #923271donalducktrailBeelineUpper section still closed
      Jan 17, 2019 @ 6:33pm
      2 days
      user #985091LordRobsontrailSecond StarSecond Star - named by the guy who mapped it...
      Sep 28, 2018 @ 5:17pm
      Sep 28, 2018
      user #1011126benbytrailSecond StarHmmm I wonder about the name... Second Star,...
      Sep 28, 2018 @ 5:03pm
      Sep 28, 2018
      user #985091LordRobsontrailBeelineTop section of track temporarily closed during...
      Sep 21, 2018 @ 12:23am
      Sep 21, 2018
      user #489783kiwishredertrailDozerTrack is well built and you get a pretty good...
      Apr 4, 2018 @ 10:34pm
      Apr 4, 2018
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      • By nikholden BAMBA & contributors
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