25.2 miles
Distance
2,837 ft
Climb
-2,940 ft
Descent
1,029 ft
High Point

The full 42km Lake Dunstan cycle trail, starting from Cromwell Historic Precinct ending in Clyde.

The Lake Dunstan Cycle trail is a totally unique 42km journey through the Cromwell Gorge skirting one of New Zealand’s largest man-made lakes to the Clyde Dam, a legacy of the Think Big Projects from the Muldoon era.

Detailed Description
Lake Dunstan Cycle Trail is a 25 mile popular easy route located near Cromwell. This mountain bike primary route can be used both directions and has a moderate overall physical rating. This route climbs 2,837 ft with a max elevation of 1,029 ft then descends -2,940 ft.
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  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Other Activities
    • E-Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Difficulty rating
    Green
  • Route Type
    Point to Point
  • eBike Allowed
  • Bike type
    XC, CX, Gravel
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
More Stats for Lake Dunstan Cycle Trail mountain bike route
  • Altitude change
    -102 ft
  • Altitude min
    485 ft
  • Altitude start
    668 ft
  • Altitude end
    568 ft
  • Grade
    -0.1%
  • Grade max
    -53.3%
  • Grade min
    58.3%
  • Distance climb
    10 miles
  • Distance down
    11 miles
  • Distance flat
    4 miles
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