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  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
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  • Variable
  • Dry
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  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed or Major Issue / Red

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  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Indigenous
  • Military
Trail Conditions
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  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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      DOC owned land that the Kapiti Mountain Bike Club is developing as their local park.

      Whareroa Farm is a recreation reserve offering walking, picnicking, biking, and horse-riding, with links to the adjoining Akatarawa Forest and Queen Elizabeth Park across State Highway 1.

      Opening hours
      Summer (daylight saving time): 8:00am - 9:00pm
      Winter: 8:00am - 6:00pm

      Farmed areas of Whareroa Farm are closed to visitors during lambing and calving from 18 July to 30 September. Keep out of the signposted closed farmland areas, including any tracks across them, during this period. Closed areas include the Cairn View Track.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      Whareroa Farm Car Park google parking directions
      Access Info:
      Take the Mackay's Crossing exit to Queen Elizabeth Park, approximately 3.5km north of Paekakariki.

      Parking is available for cars and buses. Warning about smash and grab thefts from car park. Recommend parking in QE2 tram car park.
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      Open on Nov 18, 2018

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #2,568
      Trails (view details)
      4
      Trails Mountain Bike
      5
      Trails Hike
      5
      Trails Trail Running
      5
      Total Distance
      7 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      3 miles
      Total Descent
      2,903 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,761 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      1,837 ft
      Reports
      37
      Photos
      24
      Ridden Counter
      485

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      Whareroa Farm Mountain Bike Routes

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      Recent Comments

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      user #1057795andy766ctrailRed TapeRides very nicely and pretty dry given the...
      Jun 2, 2018 @ 8:12pm
      Jun 2, 2018
      user #846131MattoxtrailRed TapeTree cross track just before first bridge. Be...
      May 27, 2017 @ 1:49pm
      May 27, 2017
      user #846131MattoxtrailRed TapeYeah i was only up there a couple of days ago...
      Mar 25, 2017 @ 5:04pm
      Mar 25, 2017
      user #974101mccmartinitrailRed TapeI'm pretty sure it is algood now. There were a...
      Mar 25, 2017 @ 2:51pm
      Mar 25, 2017
      user #846131MattoxtrailRed TapeAnyone know why track status is RED:closed or...
      Mar 25, 2017 @ 1:36am
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      Recent Activity

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