2,224 ft
Distance
-576 ft
Descent
00:03:18
Avg time

3rd Base Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • E-Bike
  • Riding Area
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Physical Rating
    Extreme
  • eBike Allowed
    Yes up to Class 1
  • TTFs on Trail
    Berm, Bridge, Drop, Jump, Gap Jump, Rock Face, Rock Garden
  • Global Ranking
    #9844 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #38467 in E-Biking
  • Local Popularity
    85 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 75 in E-Biking

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3rd Base is a highly rated 678 m popular double black diamond singletrack scenic trail located near Christchurch. This mountain bike primary trail can be used downhill only and has a extreme overall physical rating. On average it takes 3 minutes to complete this trail.

Bike Park

Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for 3rd Base mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -576 ft
  • Altitude min
    241 ft
  • Altitude max
    817 ft
  • Altitude start
    817 ft
  • Altitude end
    243 ft
  • Grade
    -25.9%
  • Grade max
    -68.8%
  • Distance down
    2,136 ft
  • Distance flat
    89 ft
  • Avg time
    00:03:18
  • Avg reverse time
    00:09:01
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Status:
on Nov 4, 2022
Dry
Avg: 4.5 (12 votes)
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Trail Conditions
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  • Snow Cover Inadequate
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
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      Directions to 3rd-base trailhead (-43.597860, 172.638880)

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 23 rides
      • 19 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 677 rides
      • 19 miles avg distance
      All
      • 3,391 rides
      • Last: Jan 30, 2023

      Photos

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      54 |
      Oct 19, 2021 @ 2:09pm
      Oct 19, 2021
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      Oct 19, 2021 @ 2:09pm
      Oct 19, 2021
      88 |
      Feb 10, 2020 @ 4:50pm
      Feb 10, 2020
      | 2 comments
      83 |
      Feb 10, 2020 @ 4:49pm
      Feb 10, 2020

      1 Review & Comments

      • + 0
      Robsog432 (Apr 7, 2019 at 12:15)
      Good trail. Very fun
      [Reply]





      Videos

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      youtuber New Zealand DH - Christchurch Adventure Park
      5:16 | 495 | Feb 27, 2019 , Christchurch
      youtuber Christchurch Adventure Park - 3RD BASE...
      3:18 | 767 | Jan 2, 2019 , Christchurch
      3rd Base - Christchurch Adventure Park - by Hugo
      2:59 | 112 | Mar 15, 2021 , Christchurch
      youtuber Have you made it to Third Base yet? Downhill...
      2:23 | 263 | Jun 4, 2020 , Christchurch
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