7.8 miles
Distance
1,505 ft
Climb
-1,503 ft
Descent
1,438 ft
High Point
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Lap 1 of the 2019 Arapuke Classic

Detailed Description
Arapuke Classic 2019 - Lap 1 is a 8 mile intermediate race route located near Palmerston North. This mountain bike only route. This route includes 3 trails. This route climbs 1,505 ft with a max elevation of 1,438 ft then descends -1,503 ft.

6 Reviews & Comments

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femkesvs (Dec 19, 2022 at 17:43)
Trail Back Track
Tree down and blocking the full width of the trail about 1.5km in from the lower parking lot after the second stream crossing. It is passable by carrying and shoving your bike awkwardly through the branches but is a bit of a challenge – expect to get yourself scratched and dirty. Took us two people per bike to get them through. Other than that, great climb to the top and awesome on an e-bike.
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femkesvs (Dec 19, 2022 at 17:43)
Trail Back Track
Tree down and blocking the full width of the trail about 1.5km in from the lower parking lot after the second stream crossing. It is passable by carrying and shoving your bike awkwardly through the branches but is a bit of a challenge – expect to get yourself scratched and dirty. Took us two people per bike to get them through. Other than that, great climb to the top and awesome on an e-bike.
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dickersoncantride (Jan 6, 2022 at 11:41)
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Wide gravel trail with four (or is it five) shallow water crossings, walkers and doggos. Mostly shady. Try and avoid the native snails. Many pest traps, have encountered dead possums so watch your pup.
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dickersoncantride (Jan 6, 2022 at 11:41)
Trail Back Track
Wide gravel trail with four (or is it five) shallow water crossings, walkers and doggos. Mostly shady. Try and avoid the native snails. Many pest traps, have encountered dead possums so watch your pup.
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GrahamPudney (Mar 28, 2019 at 23:00)
Trail Back Track
Good slog climb to the top.
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GrahamPudney (Mar 28, 2019 at 23:00)
Trail Back Track
Good slog climb to the top.
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  • Race Course
  • Race Date
    Sunday January 20, 2019
  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Ridelogs
    24
More Stats for Arapuke Classic 2019 - Lap 1 mountain bike route
  • Altitude change
    1 ft
  • Altitude min
    502 ft
  • Altitude start
    502 ft
  • Altitude end
    502 ft
  • Grade max
    -50.1%
  • Grade min
    54.6%
  • Distance climb
    4 miles
  • Distance down
    3 miles
  • Distance flat
    1 mile
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