3 miles
Distance
865 ft
Climb
-257 ft
Descent
00:48:52
Avg time

Big Bush Ridge Details

  • Riding Area
    Teetotal
    St Arnaud
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Wilderness Trail
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • TTFs on Trail
    Roller Coaster, Other
  • Global Ranking
    #38565 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    45 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

Nice wilderness trail, links Kaka to Rocky Horror Show or Duck Down

Access Info

logging road to the west or top of Kaka Up

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Big Bush Ridge bike trail
  • Altitude change
    608 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,216 ft
  • Altitude max
    2,825 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,216 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,825 ft
  • Grade
    4.298%
  • Grade max
    -17.77%
  • Grade min
    33.073%
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    5,273 ft
  • Distance flat
    887 ft
  • Avg time
    00:48:52
  • Avg reverse time
    00:09:05
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Status:
on Dec 17, 2018
Dry
Avg: 3 (4 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction
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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
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  • < 2 days
  • < 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
ContributeDetails
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  • Photos
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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 big-bush-ridge trailhead (-41.761069, 172.803762)
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      Big Bush Ridge Trail Reports

      datedescription
      Dec 17, 2018 @ 12:49pm
      Dec 17, 2018
      Nov 21, 2018 @ 10:26pm
      Nov 21, 2018
      Track open. Running as good as ever.
      Oct 16, 2018 @ 8:51pm
      Oct 16, 2018
      track from Kaka to horror show is closed. few felled trees from Kaka to Flying moa.
      Dec 25, 2017 @ 7:36pm
      Dec 25, 2017
      New parts of trail are still under construction but are way better than the old trail.
      Nov 20, 2017 @ 1:52pm
      Nov 20, 2017
      I'm guessing there are two entrances (one unfinished) to this track. Went up one which under construction and this required a small bush bash to...
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 1 rides
      • 12 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 5 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      All
      • 9 rides
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      1 Review & Comments

      • + 0
      flag KiaoraKid (Mar 3, 2018 at 17:04)
       Pretty wet - but nice riding through native beech
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