2 miles
Distance
445 ft
Climb
-762 ft
Descent
00:31:00
Avg time

Black Diamond Details

  • Riding area
    Maitai Valley
    Nelson
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    AM
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Double Black Diamond
  • Physical rating
    Extreme
  • Global Ranking

A steep technical climb from fringe hill to sunrise ridge, for most people there will be a lot of pushing/carrying. There are also a few steep techy downhill sections that make up for the walking.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Black Diamond mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -317 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,279 ft
  • Altitude max
    2,727 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,605 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,288 ft
  • Grade
    -3.752%
  • Grade max
    -39.637%
  • Grade min
    28.201%
  • Distance climb
    3,021 ft
  • Distance down
    5,042 ft
  • Distance flat
    383 ft
  • Avg time
    00:31:00
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Status:
on Jun 24, 2018
Variable
Avg: 4.15 (7 votes)

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Trail Style
  • ?
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Directions to black-diamond-18502 trailhead (-41.310743, 173.316673)
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Black Diamond Trail Reports

datedescription
Jun 24, 2018 @ 9:56pm
Jun 24, 2018
reporter Tree cleared, riding great
Jun 22, 2018 @ 2:12pm
Jun 22, 2018
Large tree down 3rd of the way along the track, coming from the top of Fringe.
Mar 16, 2018 @ 4:58pm
Mar 16, 2018
Jan 4, 2018 @ 3:57pm
Jan 4, 2018
reporter Open
Dec 29, 2017 @ 10:59am
Dec 29, 2017
Trees cleared
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Edit of Black Diamond Ridge, Nelson, NZ
157 | Oct 18, 2017 , Nelson
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