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  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
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  • < 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
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  • popular
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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
  • 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
      The trail starts around the Laings road gate, off Whare Flat Road (on way up to the Bullpen) on the left. Look out for the there's a notice board with map and other information there to help with navigation.
      Primary Trail Type: All-Mountain & Downhill
      The Bullpen google parking directions
      Access Info:
      Laings Road gate, off Whare Flat Road.
      Links
      Region Details
      • 15
      • 11
      • 5
      • 2
      • 1

      Region Status
      Caution as of Aug 21, 2019 ago

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #1,697
      Trails (view details)
      37
      Trails Mountain Bike
      37
      Trails E-Bike
      17
      Trails Hike
      31
      Trails Trail Running
      31
      Total Distance
      28 miles
      Total Descent
      7,815 ft
      Total Vertical
      2,020 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      2,434 ft
      Reports
      87
      Photos
      30
      Ridden Counter
      1,367

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 2 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 2 rides
      • 4 miles avg distance
      Past Week
      • 13 rides
      • 6 miles avg distance

      Photos of Whare Flat Mountain Bike

      trail: Rehab
      25 |
      Jul 9, 2019 @ 8:26pm
      Jul 9, 2019
      trail: GT
      22 |
      Jun 30, 2019 @ 2:53am
      Jun 30, 2019
      trail: Shenanigans
      103 |
      Dec 3, 2018 @ 1:07am
      Dec 3, 2018
      38 |
      Dec 3, 2018 @ 12:48am
      Dec 3, 2018

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Fir Trader
      Aug 21, 2019 @ 3:00pm
      Aug 21, 2019
      Prevalent MudKurastylesPretty muddy in places.
      GT
      Jun 30, 2019 @ 2:53am
      Jun 30, 2019
      Drysnodgeboy
      Three Little Pigs
      Jun 9, 2019 @ 2:50pm
      Jun 9, 2019
      VariableDunedinGExtreme caution required as a gap jump...
      Shenanigans
      May 17, 2019 @ 11:08pm
      May 17, 2019
      Wetroberthavill
      Middle Road
      May 17, 2019 @ 11:07pm
      May 17, 2019
      WetroberthavillTrees down in a couple of places. Near...
      Little Surprises
      May 17, 2019 @ 11:05pm
      May 17, 2019
      WetroberthavillSome trail work happening to repair damage
      Mackie Dackie
      Mar 30, 2019 @ 9:16pm
      Mar 30, 2019
      DryDubnyk TRAILFORKS
      Bermageddon-The End of Straights
      Jan 12, 2019 @ 5:35pm
      Jan 12, 2019
      Variablegregbouwer MBO Trimmed back encroaching growth and...
      Evil Shenanigans
      Nov 30, 2018 @ 1:19pm
      Nov 30, 2018
      VariableMotolorax
      Necessary Evil
      Nov 30, 2018 @ 1:19pm
      Nov 30, 2018
      VariableMotolorax

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1555814DubnykupdatetrailRawdog
      Oct 17, 2019 @ 8:28am
      10 hours
      user #1504623JoshFitzgeraldaddtrailAccess to Rawdog and 2 more
      Oct 16, 2019 @ 11:05pm
      19 hours
      user #1261214Davidliddell123riddentrailRollinsons Road
      Oct 4, 2019 @ 8:41pm
      Oct 4, 2019
      user #1261214Davidliddell123riddentrailLongridge Road
      Sep 19, 2019 @ 2:21am
      Sep 19, 2019
      user #1261214Davidliddell123riddentrailLaings Road
      Aug 24, 2019 @ 1:48am
      Aug 24, 2019

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #1144548spokeydokestrailThree Little PigsI tend to agree however please be aware that...
      Jul 23, 2019 @ 10:28pm
      Jul 23, 2019
      user #678822rankbadtrailRehabNothing too hard on this trail & would...
      Jul 11, 2019 @ 5:28pm
      Jul 11, 2019
      user #1455482Matt20markreportThree Little PigsThat trail is closed as is still being built...
      Jun 10, 2019 @ 6:35pm
      Jun 10, 2019
      user #1096023kanefleuryreportThree Little PigsThanks for the report G, MTBO will send...
      Jun 10, 2019 @ 1:43am
      Jun 10, 2019
      user #1083853DunedinGtrailThree Little PigsExtreme caution required as a gap jump has...
      Jun 6, 2019 @ 5:50pm
      Jun 6, 2019

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Redwoods/Wakari Creek 8 72.3 km
      Leith Valley 1 13 km
      Jubilee Park 33.4 km
      Signal Hill 3 2 10 45.2 km
      Dunedin City Cycleways5.3 km

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