10 miles
Distance
2,075 ft
Climb
-2,075 ft
Descent
1,853 ft
High Point

A very fun blue/black (grade 4/5) route in the Whakarewarewa Forest of Rotorua.

For more information on routes and riding in Rotorua, check out the link in the sidebar.

Thanks to Bike Culture for helping to build this route.

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Rotorua Trails Trust (rotoruatrailstrust.co.nz)
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Details

  • Difficulty rating
    Black Diamond
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
More Stats for K2, Hot Cross Buns, Dragon's Tail, Challenge DH, Rockdrop Route - RideSpots.com mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    1,040 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,040 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,040 ft
  • Grade max
    -43.822%
  • Grade min
    45.998%
  • Distance climb
    4 miles
  • Distance down
    4 miles
  • Distance flat
    1 miles
Avg: 5 (1 votes)
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