13.3 miles
Distance
1,472 ft
Climb
-1,463 ft
Descent
1,544 ft
High Point

This is a fantastic long cross country ride that is on mainly easier trails. Thanks to Bike Culture for helping build the route. Expect this to take 3+ hours. For more information on riding in Rotorua check out the RideSpots link in the side bar.

Detailed Description
Long Easy Cross Country Route - Rotorua is a 13 mile popular intermediate route located near Rotorua. This mountain bike only route can be used one direction and has a easy overall physical rating. This route includes 43 trails. This route climbs 1,472 ft with a max elevation of 1,544 ft then descends -1,463 ft.

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1 Review & Comments

  • + 1
tealdub (Nov 21, 2016 at 11:57)
 This route goes up rollercoaster? I'm assuming its meant to be routed down lower rollercoaster which then links right into chop suey.
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  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • Bike type
    XC
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Easy
  • Ridelogs
    53
More Stats for Long Easy Cross Country Route - Rotorua mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    1,066 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,066 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,073 ft
  • Grade max
    -41.2%
  • Grade min
    57.2%
  • Distance climb
    6 miles
  • Distance down
    6 miles
  • Distance flat
    2 miles
Avg: 4 (1 votes)
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