21 miles
Distance
5,111 ft
Climb
-5,111 ft
Descent
1,950 ft
High Point

The Peacock to Kealia Loop is an island favorite. When locals want a technically and physically challenging ride, this is it. The loop starts at the Dillingham Airfield Tower parking lot (best place to park). From there you ride on the road a few miles to the start of the Mokuleia Access Road where the fun begins...

The access road is actually nasty 4 mile paved climb in the sun. Once the pain is over you hit the dirt on the Mokuleia Firebreak Road. This road is full of climbs, descents and beautiful scenery. Eventually you'll reach the Kuaokala Ridge Trail and some of the most amazing singletrack on the island. After enjoying the singletrack you get another long fireroad climb. The good news is once finished you'll be at the top of one of the best descents on the island, Kealia Trail! The first 1.5 miles is a super fast, steep fireroad descent. You'll run into some picnic tables and then the singletrack begins.

Beware that Kealia is the most technical descent on Oahu. It's rock, steep, tight switchback and cliffs. Not for the feint of heart. It's also a blast.

This loop done all together makes for such a great 4 hours of riding. It's a little bit of everything (AM, XC, DH).

source: MTB Hawaii
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  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Double Black Diamond
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • Bike type
    AM
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Extreme
  • Ridelogs
    5
More Stats for Peacock Flats Full Loop mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    3 ft
  • Altitude start
    10 ft
  • Altitude end
    10 ft
  • Grade max
    -59.958%
  • Grade min
    69.33%
  • Distance climb
    11 miles
  • Distance down
    8 miles
  • Distance flat
    2 miles
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      Recent Trail Reports Along Route

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      Mokuleia Firebreak Road
      Nov 23, 2018 @ 2:35pm
      Nov 23, 2018
      Some muddy areas but mostly drying out, rideable
      Kealia Trail
      Mar 10, 2018 @ 9:34pm
      Mar 10, 2018
      Kuaokala Ridge Trail
      Mar 31, 2017 @ 8:54pm
      Mar 31, 2017
      Great trail and only one tree down, can ride under or around
      Mokuleia Access Road
      Jan 27, 2017 @ 2:48pm
      Jan 27, 2017
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