16 miles
Distance
2,437 ft
Climb
-2,442 ft
Descent
1,779 ft
High Point
This route is archived

Mark it in your Diary – Wairakei Resort's Craters Classic will return on 09 June 2019. This is winter XC Racing at it's absolute best!
This is the 25km mid-course details. Please note - the map is correct but Trailforks has not picked up all the trails in the course description. This is the route:
Wairakei Tourist Track to underpass, Inwards goods, Tourist trap, Ferret, Carpark, Tankstand, Grinder, Debs down/up, Mr & Mrs, Mistress, Young pines, Outback, Eddies 400, Resort track back to finish.

Local Trail Association
Bike Taupo (www.biketaupo.org.nz)
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More Stats for Craters Classic 2019 Mid-course mountain bike route
  • Altitude change
    -5 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,214 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,232 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,227 ft
  • Grade
    -0.006%
  • Grade max
    -64.869%
  • Grade min
    46.384%
  • Distance climb
    6 miles
  • Distance down
    6 miles
  • Distance flat
    5 miles
Avg: 5 (1 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction
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The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.
  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Last Ridden
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  • < 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
ContributeDetails
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
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Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed

  • Land Owner Overlay
  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Indigenous
  • Military
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • Directions Directions
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
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      Recent Trail Reports Along Route

      statustraildateconditiondescription
      Mr and Mrs (Mrs closed for logging)
      May 16, 2020 @ 11:09pm
      May 16, 2020
      Inwards Goods
      Feb 13, 2020 @ 4:49pm
      Feb 13, 2020
      Tank Stand
      Jan 2, 2020 @ 2:36pm
      Jan 2, 2020
      Ground Effect Grinder
      Jan 2, 2020 @ 2:36pm
      Jan 2, 2020
      Mistress
      Dec 31, 2019 @ 2:06pm
      Dec 31, 2019
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