3 miles
811 ft
-808 ft
1,184 ft
High Point

A second medium loop option starting with Station Link, riding through new pine up on to Station Drive (part of the Rimutaka Cycle trail).

Turn left on to Station Drive and ride along part of the original railway line connecting Wellington with the Wairarapa until 1954.

Continue riding until you arrive at a T-Intersection, and take a right. Look out for the marked entrance to 2 Bee Line on the right hand side (not on the trail signage the trails that can be joined to from that trail).

Head up 2 Bee Line. There are bee hives off this trail, but keep calm, and keep riding and you'll be as sweet as the honey that is being produced from the surrounding manuka forests.

At the top of 2 Bee Line take a left and head out on to Goat Rock (you'll pass more bee hives). Turn right on Goat Rock and about 10 meters further along is the entrance to Taniwha.

Take Taniwha and Bee Line down to Station Drive. When on Station Drive take a right and on to G-Drop. Then descend back to the entrance to Station Link.

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Trails in Route

Station Link2,329 ft
Old Railway Line1 miles
Goat Rock92 ft
2 Bee Line3,599 ft
Goat Rock240 ft
Taniwha2,999 ft
Bee Line1,398 ft
G-Drop1,703 ft


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    AM, XC
  • Direction
    One Direction
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More Stats for Medium Loop 2 mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    540 ft
  • Altitude start
    540 ft
  • Altitude end
    543 ft
  • Grade
  • Grade max
  • Grade min
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    1 miles
  • Distance flat
    1,592 ft
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Trail Conditions
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  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
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  • Variable
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Recent Trail Reports Along Route

Feb 15, 2018 @ 7:04pm
Feb 15, 2018
Some magic trail fairy has kindly cut back all the overhanging branches and cutting grass. Rides like a totally different track .
Station Link
Jan 6, 2018 @ 9:20pm
Jan 6, 2018
Old Railway Line
Oct 14, 2017 @ 4:32pm
Oct 14, 2017
Bee Line
Aug 26, 2017 @ 11:57pm
Aug 26, 2017
No mud, and very fast
Aug 26, 2017 @ 11:57pm
Aug 26, 2017
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