7 miles
1,221 ft
-1,221 ft
Avg time

Deans Bank Track Details

  • Riding area
    Sticky Forest
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
  • Bike type
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    Uphill Primary
  • Climb Difficulty
  • Physical rating
  • TTFs on trail
    Berm, Drop, Jump
  • Global Ranking

Opened just a few years ago, and constantly receiving upgrades, Dean's Bank presents a fun, flowing single track trail ride for mountain bikers of all levels.

The 11.5km, one-way loop starts at the council campground across the bridge from Albert Town. The track varies from open straights, to short (and somewhat challenging) switch-back climbs, and fun downhill sections with a few little obstacles/jumps (chicken lines available on everything though). The last few kms have a series of purpose-built, continuous flowing berms, which become more and more fun as you get to know the track better.

Dean's Bank is also the venue for the 10hr Endurance Race, held every October. Check www.bikewanaka.org.nz

Do not ride in winter if there has been a frost. If you want to ride at this time of year go first thing in morning before frost melts.

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Local Trail Association
More Stats for Deans Bank Track mountain bike trail
  • Altitude min
    904 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,115 ft
  • Altitude start
    915 ft
  • Altitude end
    915 ft
  • Grade max
  • Grade min
  • Distance climb
    3 miles
  • Distance down
    3 miles
  • Distance flat
    1 miles
  • Avg time
  • Avg reverse time
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Avg: 4.75 (8 votes)

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1 Review & Comments

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flag Olivery (Oct 22, 2015 at 2:32)
 This track will be closed on Sunday 25th October for the annual 10 Hour Deans Bank race. If you want to ride time is running out to get a team/solo registered. Check out www.bikewanaka.org.nz

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Deans Bank Track, Wanaka, NZ
426 | May 10, 2016 , Wanaka
Deans Bank // Justin Leov
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