2 miles
Distance
666 ft
Climb
-1,677 ft
Descent
3,149 ft
High Point
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Addiction Trail

Addiction Details

  • Riding Area
    Hanmer Forest Park
    Hanmer Springs
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Alpine Trail
    Yes
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Local Popularity
    30 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
  • Land Manager
    DoC

A hard climb to an exhilarating, steep, alpine downhill cross country trail. Currently being cleared and improved. Join up with Detox to finish your descent into the Hanmer Forest.

Access Info

Starts from Jollies Pass Road just north of the Pass.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Addiction bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -1,012 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,655 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,669 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,657 ft
  • Grade
    -8.928%
  • Grade max
    -53.929%
  • Grade min
    52.459%
  • Distance climb
    3,894 ft
  • Distance down
    1 miles
  • Distance flat
    456 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
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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
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  • < 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
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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 or Major Issue / Red

  • 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
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Table or Bench eBike Charging Point
  • Other Other
      Directions to addiction-148711 trailhead (-42.488866, 172.876468)
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 2 rides
      • 15 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 15 rides
      • 15 miles avg distance
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      Addiction, Christchurch

      PB News Articles

      Dec 21, 2018
      The Giant NZ Team Visits Hanmer Springs, New Zealand The Giant NZ Team Visits Hanmer Springs, New Zealand
      Hanmer Springs is a small village of about 840 people located an hour and a half north of Christchurch, New Zealand.

      1 Review & Comments

      • + 0
      flag thearsenalofmegadeth (Jan 3, 2019 at 1:46)
       Certainly a double black climb (push) and nice and steep but not super tech back down.
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