20 miles
Distance
4,651 ft
Climb
-4,656 ft
Descent
1,836 ft
High Point

Whakarewarewa Black Track Loop. Excludes Green Lake "Lake Front Rd" which can be closed by Iwi. Follow 'Black Track' markers. Pay attention at all intersections. Beware of bikes. Do not run or walk on Bike Only single track.

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Route POI

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Details

  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Trail Running
  • AKA
    Black Track
  • Difficulty rating
    Green
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • eBike Allowed
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
More Stats for Whakarewarewa Black Track mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    1,037 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,047 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,040 ft
  • Grade
    -0%
  • Grade max
    -93.3%
  • Grade min
    82.7%
  • Distance climb
    8 miles
  • Distance down
    8 miles
  • Distance flat
    4 miles
Avg: 5 (1 votes)
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction
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  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Last Ridden
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  • < 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
ContributeDetails
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  • Description
  • Photos
  • Description & Photos
  • Videos
Trail Popularity ?
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  • popular
  • less popular
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ATV/ORV/OHV Filter
Max Vehicle Width
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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
  • Ideal
  • 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
  • Boardwalk Boardwalk
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
      Trail transparency

      Recent Trail Reports Along Route

      statustraildateconditiondescription
      Feeder
      Dec 2, 2020 @ 2:49pm
      Dec 2, 2020
      Tree cut and cleared that was down along the track. Blocking a lot of the trail. It was at the Kataore junction. LT CK Report from Fbk 7.30pm, cleared the following morning.
      reporter
      Feeder Connector
      Nov 26, 2020 @ 7:12pm
      Nov 26, 2020
      Tree and supplejack cut up and cleared off the track. TP
      reporter
      Tikitapu Road
      Nov 9, 2020 @ 6:18pm
      Nov 9, 2020
      Tree cleared and removed from the road. Very large and laying in a precarious position. LT CK
      reporter
      Forest Road: Link Ring Road to Sandy Skid Road
      Jun 6, 2020 @ 3:38pm
      Jun 6, 2020
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