17.2 miles
Distance
2,894 ft
Climb
-2,895 ft
Descent
2,429 ft
High Point

Not sure what trails to ride in Whakarewarea Forest. Well these are a solid set of trails that offer everything.

Trail Products

Comments


Post a Comment



Details

  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • Bike type
    DH
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Hard
  • Ridelogs
    264
More Stats for Some of Whakarewarewa's Finest mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    1,057 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,059 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,056 ft
  • Grade
    -0%
  • Grade max
    -159.9%
  • Grade min
    67.5%
  • Distance climb
    7 miles
  • Distance down
    8 miles
  • Distance flat
    2 miles
no votes yet
close
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Snow Cover Inadequate
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Flow (Ridden Direction)
Trailforks scans users ridelogs to determine the most popular direction each trail is ridden. A good flowing trail network will have most trails flowing in a single direction according to their intension.
The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.
  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
  • bi-directional trail
  • no data
Trail Last Ridden
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine the last time a trail was ridden.
  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
The intended direction a trail should be ridden.
  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
Contribute Details
Colors indicate trail is missing specified detail.
  • Description
  • Photos
  • Description & Photos
  • Videos
Trail Popularity ?
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine which trails are ridden the most in the last 9 months. Trails are compared with nearby trails in the same city region with a possible 25 colour shades. Think of this as a heatmap, more rides = more kinetic energy = warmer colors.
  • most popular
  • popular
  • less popular
  • not popular
ATV/ORV/OHV Filter
Max Vehicle Width
inches

Radar Time
x Activity Recordings
Trailforks users anonymized public ridelogs from the past 6 months.
  • mountain biking recent
  • mountain biking (>6 month)
  • hiking (1 year)
  • moto (1 year)
Activity Recordings
Trailforks users anonymized public skilogs from the past 12 months.
  • Downhill Ski
  • Backcountry Ski
  • Nordic Ski
Jump Magnitude Heatmap
Heatmap of where riders jump on trails. Zoom in to see individual jumps, click circles to view jump details.
Trails Deemphasized
Trails are shown in grey.
disable
Trail transparency
26
19
10
Billy T, Rotorua - Good, long, not-so-steep...
Billy T, Rotorua - Good, long, not-so-steep grade 4
trail: Billy T
5:22 | 33 | comments: 0 | favs:
Dec 22, 2021
Speed Run of Paddy's Trail - Rotorua Mountain...
Speed Run of Paddy's Trail - Rotorua Mountain Biking Forest
3:47 | 37 | comments: 0 | favs:
Dec 11, 2021
The Boys Are Back! Jump Jam in the Redwoods! |...
The Boys Are Back! Jump Jam in the Redwoods! | Out For A Rip EP09
3:16 | 55 | comments: 0 | favs:
Sep 13, 2021

Recent Trail Reports Along Route

statustraildateconditiondescription
Waipa Bypass Road
Jan 17, 2022 @ 2:24pm
-89332 sec
During harvesting operations trucks will be using Taeda Road, Fern Drive and Waipa Bypass roads, which will all remain open over this time but machinery will be operating. From 4am-4pm Monday to Friday, starting 17th January until for 2 weeks approx Timberlands requests that forest users please use caution in the area, obey all signage, instructions and restrictions and respect the security officers – they are there for your safety Also Intermittent stop/go on Waipa Bypass Road – including the Verry Safe reporter
Paddy's Run (A Trail)
Jan 15, 2022 @ 6:47pm
19 hours
Another unsanctioned trail?
Billy T
Jan 14, 2022 @ 12:18pm
2 days
Tree on trail, couldn’t move it sorry. Halfway between start and Te Mounga cutout. Easy enough to get around
Dragon's Tail
Jan 14, 2022 @ 11:52am
2 days
Pipeline Road
Jan 13, 2022 @ 12:15pm
Jan 13, 2022
FRU Vegetation Trim
reporter
more reports »
  • flag
  • login to download gpx or kml files.