10.9 miles
Distance
1,744 ft
Climb
-816 ft
Descent
00:53:50
Avg time

Central Rd Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Sharlands
    Nelson
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Dirt/Gravel Road
  • Bike Type
    Gravel, Adaptive MTB
  • Direction
    Both Directions
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  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
    Yes up to Class 1
  • Local Popularity
    35 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

Forest road access to Loam Ranger, Mr Chomper, Maitai Face (full) and Keyboard Warrior

Access Info

You need a Tasman Pine Forest Access permit to ride this trail. They can be purchased from bike shops in Nelson for $10 (for a 2 week permit) or annual permits come as part of Nelson Mountain Bike Club membership (www.nelsonmtb.club).

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Central Rd mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    928 ft
  • Altitude min
    120 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,467 ft
  • Altitude start
    120 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,050 ft
  • Grade
    1.6%
  • Grade max
    -15.4%
  • Grade min
    21.7%
  • Distance climb
    7 miles
  • Distance down
    4 miles
  • Distance flat
    1,585 ft
  • Avg time
    00:53:50
  • Avg reverse time
    01:08:24
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  • Variable
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      Central Rd Trail Reports

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      May 24, 2022 @ 12:46pm
      May 24, 2022
      reporter CLOSED 24/7 FOR HARVESTING
      Nov 16, 2021 @ 10:48pm
      Nov 16, 2021
      reporter Open!
      Sep 30, 2021 @ 1:49am
      Sep 30, 2021
      reporter Closed for forestry operations
      May 22, 2021 @ 12:45pm
      May 22, 2021
      May 13, 2020 @ 12:02am
      May 13, 2020
      reporter
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 2 rides
      • 19 miles avg distance
      All
      • 527 rides
      • Last: May 17, 2022

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