4 miles
Distance
944 ft
Climb
-944 ft
Descent
1,292 ft
High Point

A bit more of a challenge for the youngest riders, you will need to be on a proper mountain bike with gears as this loop has a reasonable climb in it.
From the Scotts Rd car park head into Ice Breaker and wind your way around to where it meets Riff Raff, a short switchback climb up to the Container Hub and a good resting point before Mr Twister. Across the road from the hub Mr Twister starts, zoom down through the berms till it joins Jack and the Beanstalk for the big climb back up to the top. Follow Jack and the Beanstalk all the way up, crossing Farside Rd just before the last short climb to the seat on Arapuke Rd. a good place to stop and check out the views across the Kahuterawa valley. Now head left for the last short climb on Arapuke Rd up to About time, follow About time all the way down to the bottom where it crosses the stream and shortly after joins Ice Breaker. Follow Ice Breaker back up to the start of Riff Raff and turn left out to Arapuke Rd, roll down the hill towards the Scotts Rd car park and Swamp Monster starts on your left for a fun blast back to your starting point.

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  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
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  • Route Type
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  • Bike type
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  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Ridelogs
    1
More Stats for Boredom Buster mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    1,049 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,140 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,140 ft
  • Grade max
    -37.327%
  • Grade min
    49.713%
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    3,692 ft
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      Recent Trail Reports Along Route

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      About Time
      Jan 13, 2019 @ 10:35pm
      Jan 13, 2019
      Jack And The Beanstalk
      Jun 20, 2018 @ 8:06pm
      Jun 20, 2018
      Riff Raff
      Jun 20, 2018 @ 8:06pm
      Jun 20, 2018
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      Mar 31, 2018 @ 2:58pm
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