17 miles
Distance
3,799 ft
Climb
-3,798 ft
Descent
928 ft
High Point

Good long loop with plenty of up and plenty of down. Suitable for riders of good fitness and ability. Native Trail may be partly over-grown, always an adventure!

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Whangarei Mountain Bike Club (www.bikenorthland.co.nz)
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Details

More Stats for Big Loop via Native mountain bike route
  • Altitude change
    1 ft
  • Altitude min
    305 ft
  • Altitude start
    387 ft
  • Altitude end
    388 ft
  • Grade
    0.001%
  • Grade max
    -57.56%
  • Grade min
    38.291%
  • Distance climb
    8 miles
  • Distance down
    7 miles
  • Distance flat
    2 miles
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      Recent Trail Reports Along Route

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      Look-Out Rd
      Dec 31, 2018 @ 1:44pm
      Dec 31, 2018
      Shoelace
      Dec 1, 2018 @ 11:31am
      Dec 1, 2018
      Track closed due to forestry harvesting. Trees fell across track at the start and finish.
      B'warethetroll
      Nov 25, 2018 @ 8:36pm
      Nov 25, 2018
      Very over grown without gorse. Not worth going down.
      Bluff
      Nov 24, 2018 @ 6:10pm
      Nov 24, 2018
      Trail closed after logging on the lower section, will be reinstated some time in 2019. reporter
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