4,249 ft
Distance
84 ft
Climb
-64 ft
Descent
00:06:34
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Fantail Trail
  • Sinclairs
    Builder
  • Sinclairs
    Maintainer

Fantail Details

  • Riding area
    Lake Mangamahoe
    New Plymouth
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    XC, Fat
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    One Direction
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Season
    All year.
  • Family Friendly
    Yes
  • Ride in rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking

A trail that initially heads upriver close to the Waiwhakaiho River with the occasional short pinch climb before turning away from the river and then falling gently down back to the west before another short climb and descent through a slightly more difficult section and exits onto the gravel road that leads back up the hill to the new cemetery.

Access Info

Entry opposite the exit to the Hihil trail.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Fantail mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    19 ft
  • Altitude min
    522 ft
  • Altitude max
    574 ft
  • Altitude start
    526 ft
  • Altitude end
    545 ft
  • Grade
    0.44%
  • Grade max
    -11.627%
  • Grade min
    12.242%
  • Distance climb
    1,846 ft
  • Distance down
    1,791 ft
  • Distance flat
    611 ft
  • Avg time
    00:06:34
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Status:
on Aug 4, 2018
Variable
Avg: 3 (1 votes)

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Trail Style
  • ?
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Directions to fantail trailhead (-39.132610, 174.131380)
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Routes with this trail

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Cemetery Circuit
3 miles
Big Tall John's Big Long Loop
15 miles

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