3,745 ft
Distance
11 ft
Climb
-500 ft
Descent
00:05:06
Avg time

Box of Birds Details

  • Riding Area
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, XC, Fat
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • TTFs on Trail
    Log Ride
  • Global Ranking
    #12120 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    75 in Mountain Biking

some steep downhill sections that are often slippery as the trail is new - grade 4 at the moment

Bike Park

More Stats for Box of Birds bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -490 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,102 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,592 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,592 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,102 ft
  • Grade
    -13.07%
  • Grade max
    -58.335%
  • Grade min
    10.168%
  • Distance climb
    132 ft
  • Distance down
    3,054 ft
  • Distance flat
    437 ft
  • Avg time
    00:05:06
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Status:
on Jan 28, 2019
Dry
Avg: 4.5 (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
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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 box-of-birds trailhead (-38.164620, 176.283191)
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      Box of Birds Trail Reports

      datedescription
      Jan 28, 2019 @ 7:37pm
      Jan 28, 2019
      Clear track. Clear glasses advised as cicadas flying everywhere. Some deep ruts. Go right at blue blob on tree (its a duck, if you stop, but not...
      Jan 18, 2019 @ 11:46am
      Jan 18, 2019
      Tree down finally
      Dec 16, 2018 @ 11:45am
      Dec 16, 2018
      Nov 30, 2018 @ 9:01pm
      Nov 30, 2018
      Tree down chainsaw job
      Nov 10, 2018 @ 4:52pm
      Nov 10, 2018
      Not much longer before this tree goes down
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 16 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 404 rides
      • 15 miles avg distance
      All
      • 509 rides
      •  

      Photos

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      Feb 15, 2019 @ 7:12pm
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      Box of Birds, Rotorua
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      Feb 14, 2019 @ 2:49pm
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      Box of Birds, Rotorua
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      Apr 9, 2018 @ 10:35pm
      Apr 9, 2018
      Box of Birds, Rotorua
      80 |
      Apr 3, 2018 @ 1:34am
      Apr 3, 2018
      Box of Birds, Rotorua

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      Trail Products

      1 Review & Comments

      • + 0
      flag Mulletcocktail (Dec 29, 2018 at 23:11)
       Quality single track. Interesting riding from the go with hardly any pedalling. Good wet weather choice.
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