9 miles
Distance
1,813 ft
Climb
-2,438 ft
Descent
3,458 ft
High Point

Unique NZ single track trails with a true backcountry feel. Set in the sub alpine surrounded by mountains. You will ride through native black beech forests and shrublands, crossing small streams and golden tussock plateaus. A diverse 100% pure NZ experience. The route is suitable for all riders with a moderate level of fitness and an appetite for adventure.

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Craigieburn Trails (www.craigieburntrails.org.nz)
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Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
    Shuttled
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Ridelogs
    12
More Stats for Drac and Hogs mountain bike route
  • Altitude change
    -625 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,481 ft
  • Altitude start
    3,106 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,481 ft
  • Grade
    -1.369%
  • Grade max
    -43.137%
  • Grade min
    39.304%
  • Distance climb
    3 miles
  • Distance down
    4 miles
  • Distance flat
    4,878 ft
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  • Snow Groomed
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  • Icy
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      Trail transparency
      Cam Cole - another side episode 2
      Cam Cole - another side episode 2
      trail: Hogs Back
      4:16 | 13225 | comments: 1 | favs: 53
      Apr 7, 2013
      In this episode we check out some of the action in the CBD of Christchurch city post earthquake, followed by a quick training ride in the port...

      Recent Trail Reports Along Route

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      Hogs Back
      Jan 26, 2019 @ 12:14pm
      Jan 26, 2019
      Few trees down. To heavy for us to move them.
      Dracophyllum Flat
      Jan 26, 2019 @ 12:14pm
      Jan 26, 2019
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