2,789 ft
192 ft
-4 ft
Avg time

Chestnut Link 1 Details

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  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Uphill Only
  • Global Ranking

Uphill link track from Chestnut Road to Moerangi Road. Used as an alternative to climbing Hill Road and either Frontal Lobotomy trail or Moerangi/Tawa Roads to gain elevation. The long flat section is double track, which narrows to singletrack as it starts to climb. The main climb is slippery hard-pack clay, which can be mossy. When it's dry - no worries. When it's wet, you'll need to pick a few good lines to maintain traction.

source: Ride Rotorua
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More Stats for Chestnut Link 1 mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    188 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,619 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,811 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,619 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,807 ft
  • Grade
  • Grade max
  • Grade min
  • Distance climb
    1,653 ft
  • Distance down
    171 ft
  • Distance flat
    966 ft
  • Avg time
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Avg: 2 (1 votes)

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Rotorua 2W Enduro Feb 2015 - Stage D 'Hatu...
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