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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction
Trailforks scans users ridelogs to determine the most popular direction each trail is ridden. A good flowing trail network will have most trails flowing in a single direction according to their intension.
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 Last Ridden
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine the last time a trail was ridden.
  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
The intended direction a trail should be ridden.
  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
ContributeDetails
Colors indicate trail is missing specified detail.
  • Description
  • Photos
  • Description & Photos
  • Videos
Trail Popularity ?
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine which trails are ridden the most in the last 9 months. Trails are compared with nearby trails in the same city region with a possible 25 colour shades. Think of this as a heatmap, more rides = more kinetic energy = warmer colors.
  • most popular
  • popular
  • less popular
  • not popular
ATV/ORV/OHV Filter
Max Vehicle Width
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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

  • 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 Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • 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
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
      Western Hills from Makara Peak to Johnsonville
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      Sunshine Ave Carpark google parking directions
      Region Details
      • 2
      • 1
      • 3
      • 11
      • 1
      • 1

      Region Status
      Open as of 2 days

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      21
      Trails Mountain Bike
      19
      Trails E-Bike
      1
      Trails Hike
      20
      Trails Trail Running
      19
      Total Distance
      24 miles
      Total Descent
      6,838 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,368 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      1,385 ft
      Reports
      95
      Photos
      106
      Ridden Counter
      1,767

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance
      Past Week
      • 4 rides
      • 12 miles avg distance

      Photos of Western Hills Mountain Bike

      trail: Skyline
      4 |
      Jul 25, 2020 @ 5:19pm
      Jul 25, 2020
      trail: Skyline
      5 |
      Jul 25, 2020 @ 5:18pm
      Jul 25, 2020
      trail: K2
      6 |
      Jul 10, 2020 @ 8:31pm
      Jul 10, 2020
      trail: K2
      7 |
      Jul 10, 2020 @ 8:30pm
      Jul 10, 2020

      Videos of Western Hills Mountain Bike

      Embarrissing crash on K-Hole
      trail: K Hole
      0:11 | 149 | Mar 21, 2020
      Jesse riding karori dh
      trail: K Hole
      3:12 | 520 | Jul 5, 2016
      karori downhill edit
      1:24 | 513 | Nov 19, 2015
      WELLINGTON DOWNHILL SERIES//ROUND 1 KARORI
      trail: K Hole
      3:56 | 1341 | Oct 5, 2015

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Wahine
      Aug 4, 2020 @ 4:04am
      2 days
      Drywideopennewzealand
      Old Coach Road to Kaukau Summit
      Jul 17, 2020 @ 7:06pm
      Jul 17, 2020
      Variableandyrawlins21Trail Running
      Kau Kau Compassion
      Jul 17, 2020 @ 7:06pm
      Jul 17, 2020
      Variableandyrawlins21Trail Running
      Substation
      Jun 7, 2020 @ 4:58pm
      Jun 7, 2020
      DrymcjcalvertFast track
      Chartwell
      Jun 7, 2020 @ 4:58pm
      Jun 7, 2020
      Idealmcjcalvert
      New Skyline reroute
      Jun 5, 2020 @ 3:17pm
      Jun 5, 2020
      VariableBakercarl1986
      Percy Dyett
      May 20, 2020 @ 3:58pm
      May 20, 2020
      Variablewideopennewzealand
      Silversky
      May 18, 2020 @ 1:37am
      May 18, 2020
      Idealwideopennewzealandtake care for walkers
      Skyline
      May 18, 2020 @ 1:36am
      May 18, 2020
      Drywideopennewzealand
      K2
      May 4, 2020 @ 8:25pm
      May 4, 2020
      Variablewideopennewzealand

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #993536wideopennewzealandaddreportWahine
      Aug 4, 2020 @ 4:04am
      2 days
      user #1913187jannermaidriddentrailSkyline
      Aug 2, 2020 @ 4:27am
      Aug 2, 2020
      user #2281799Moffat64riddentrailSkyline
      Jul 31, 2020 @ 11:02pm
      Jul 31, 2020
      user #2281799Moffat64wishlisttrailSkyline
      Jul 31, 2020 @ 1:01pm
      Jul 31, 2020
      user #1659931LachieLachyaddreportWahine
      Jul 31, 2020 @ 12:10am
      Jul 31, 2020

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #2118253RoginadjtrailSkylineI find this not a very difficult technical...
      Jul 25, 2020 @ 5:15pm
      Jul 25, 2020
      user #993536wideopennewzealandtrailWahineAt the bottom of Wahine, please exit park via...
      May 9, 2020 @ 6:27pm
      May 9, 2020
      user #993536wideopennewzealandtrailWahineWatch for walkers during covid.
      May 9, 2020 @ 6:26pm
      May 9, 2020
      user #923271donalducktrailCemeteryNot technically a biking permitted track. Be...
      Apr 21, 2020 @ 4:10pm
      Apr 21, 2020
      user #923271donalducktrailSilverskyHeavy use by walkers and trail runners. Take...
      Apr 21, 2020 @ 4:06pm
      Apr 21, 2020

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Te Ahumairangi 2 6 41.5 km
      Wrights Hill 3 9 2 12.8 km
      Polhill Gully Reserve 1 93 km
      Makara Peak Mountain Bike Park 8 16 4 13.4 km
      Mt Vic 2 4 63.6 km
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