9 miles
Distance
1,978 ft
Climb
-1,971 ft
Descent
732 ft
High Point

A good ride covering about one third of the tracks at Mangamahoe.
If you're up for anything, this loop will give it to you.
From a mix of easy and tough climbs, fast descents, and flat track rock hopping, this loop will test you.

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New Plymouth Mountain Bikers (npmtb.co.nz)
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Details

  • Featured
  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • Bike type
    AM
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
More Stats for One Sweet Loop mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    404 ft
  • Altitude start
    579 ft
  • Altitude end
    586 ft
  • Grade
    0.016%
  • Grade max
    -33.775%
  • Grade min
    36.335%
  • Distance climb
    4 miles
  • Distance down
    4 miles
  • Distance flat
    5,042 ft
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction
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  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
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  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
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  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
ContributeDetails
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  • Description
  • Photos
  • Description & Photos
  • Videos
Trail Popularity ?
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  • popular
  • less popular
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Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed

  • Land Owner Overlay
  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Indigenous
  • Military
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • Directions Directions
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
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      Wheelie sick ride at lake mangamahoe
      Wheelie sick ride at lake mangamahoe
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      Oct 4, 2019
      Mandatory Powerplay
      Mandatory Powerplay
      1:34 | 9 | comments: 0 | favs:
      Oct 4, 2019
      Mandatory Power Play
      Mandatory Power Play
      1:32 | 8 | comments: 0 | favs:
      Oct 4, 2019

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      Climb-Ax
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      Jul 20, 2019
      Mandatory Powerplay
      Jul 20, 2019 @ 3:15pm
      Jul 20, 2019
      Slice Of Heaven
      Jul 20, 2019 @ 3:15pm
      Jul 20, 2019
      Cleared some fallen pungas off the track halfway up the forest section.
      Track the Ripper
      Jul 4, 2019 @ 7:35pm
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