23.6 miles
Distance
3,264 ft
Climb
-3,268 ft
Descent
1,569 ft
High Point

A solid ride that has some good climbs and technical sections. Takes in the amazing views from the Port Hills.

Detailed Description
Crocodile - Flying Nun - Mount Vernon is a 24 mile popular intermediate route located near Christchurch. This mountain bike primary route. This route includes 10 trails. This route climbs 3,264 ft with a max elevation of 1,569 ft then descends -3,268 ft.
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7 Reviews & Comments

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Luca3rbMgq (Nov 8, 2020 at 18:17)
First half is alright then turns to hand ruiner
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KahuApiti (Jan 8, 2020 at 21:52)
Its shit as
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Nicksen (Feb 16, 2018 at 1:29)
Absolute shitshow
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  • + 1
longliveenduro MTB - Augsburg (Feb 13, 2018 at 18:35)
Take the road to the other trails...
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ImaJoey (Apr 20, 2015 at 23:13)
Trail Flying Nun
Made by: Nick Thurley
Helped maintained by: Me and him
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medievalbiking (Oct 2, 2014 at 17:02)
Trail Flying Nun
Just so you know, a lot of the pictures here are of nearby victoria park downhill tracks not flying nun itself.
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brenthillier NSMBA (Jun 16, 2014 at 22:37)
Trail Flying Nun
Looks sick!
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More Stats for Crocodile - Flying Nun - Mount Vernon mountain bike route
  • Altitude change
    -4 ft
  • Altitude min
    15 ft
  • Altitude start
    62 ft
  • Altitude end
    59 ft
  • Grade max
    -160.2%
  • Grade min
    96.5%
  • Distance climb
    10 miles
  • Distance down
    9 miles
  • Distance flat
    5 miles
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