4,295 ft
Distance
197 ft
Climb
-213 ft
Descent
00:14:35
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Bumble Bee Contact Trail

Bumble Bee Contact Details

  • Riding Area
  • AKA
    BBC
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    One Direction
    Popular direction shown
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #2854 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    25 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
  • Land Manager

Start by the bridge on Q-line Road. There is an option to loop back at the top of the hill. Carry on to some trickier country along the edge of the park. Swoopy downhill back to the bridge.Park map reference 30.

Access Info

By the bridge, Q-line Road 50m in from Wairakei Drive car park.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Bumble Bee Contact bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -15 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,290 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,381 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,361 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,345 ft
  • Grade
    -0.36%
  • Grade max
    -42.314%
  • Grade min
    33.82%
  • Distance climb
    1,721 ft
  • Distance down
    1,919 ft
  • Distance flat
    655 ft
  • Avg time
    00:14:35
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Status:
on Feb 17, 2019
Very Dry
Avg: 5 (1 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
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  • 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
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      Bumble Bee Contact Trail Reports

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      Feb 17, 2019 @ 8:47pm
      1 days
      Super dusty, tons of roots make it technical but fun
      Jan 2, 2019 @ 4:08pm
      Jan 2, 2019
      A bit rough and technical in places but still an easy G3
      Jul 14, 2018 @ 2:17pm
      Jul 14, 2018
      Trail eroded away and requires some minor filling to make stable and safe to match grade of trail at sign post
      Mar 20, 2018 @ 7:44pm
      Mar 20, 2018
      Jan 1, 2018 @ 2:28pm
      Jan 1, 2018
      Rough in places and looks less riden than Bumble bee
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 29 rides
      • 17 miles avg distance
      All
      • 123 rides
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      Jul 14, 2018 @ 2:17pm
      Jul 14, 2018
      Bumble Bee Contact, My City

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