10.9 miles
Distance
2,992 ft
Climb
-3,005 ft
Descent
2,464 ft
High Point

A circular trail from Akaroa that Takes in amazing views of Akaroa Harbour. Start in town from Rue Balguiere then up Stoney Bay Road. At the summit follow the well marked trail across the Misty Peaks then return via Flea Bay Road.

Detailed Description
Akaroa Misty Peak Trail is a 11 mile popular intermediate route located near Akaroa. This mountain bike only route can be used both directions and has a moderate overall physical rating. This route includes 1 trails. This route climbs 2,992 ft with a max elevation of 2,464 ft then descends -3,005 ft.
Local Trail Association
Local trail association
Queenstown Mountain Bike Club (www.queenstownmtb.co.nz)
Please consider joining or donating to the local riding association to support trail development & maintenance.
donate to earn trail karma!

Comments






Trails in Route

Bermilicious1,608 ft

Details

  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Ridelogs
    3
More Stats for Akaroa Misty Peak Trail mountain bike route
  • Altitude change
    -7 ft
  • Altitude min
    17 ft
  • Altitude start
    62 ft
  • Altitude end
    56 ft
  • Grade max
    -66.8%
  • Grade min
    54.2%
  • Distance climb
    5 miles
  • Distance down
    5 miles
  • Distance flat
    2,549 ft
no votes yet
close
3D
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Snow Cover Inadequate
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Flow (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%
  • bi-directional trail
  • no data
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
Contribute Details
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
inches

Radar Time
x Activity Recordings
Trailforks users anonymized public ridelogs from the past 6 months.
  • mountain biking recent
  • mountain biking (>6 month)
  • hiking (1 year)
  • moto (1 year)
Activity Recordings
Trailforks users anonymized public skilogs from the past 12 months.
  • Downhill Ski
  • Backcountry Ski
  • Nordic Ski
  • Snowmobile
Jump Magnitude Heatmap
Heatmap of where riders jump on trails. Zoom in to see individual jumps, click circles to view jump details.
Trails Deemphasized
Trails are shown in grey.
disable
Only show trails with NO bikes.
enable

Save the current map location and zoom level as your default home location whenever this page is loaded.

Save
Trail transparency
135

Recent Trail Reports Along Route

statustraildateconditiondescription
Bermilicious
Jan 7, 2023 @ 8:41pm
Jan 7, 2023
Running well after the rain
more reports »
  • By ChrisAstall & contributors
  • #32646 - 692 views