1,177 ft
Distance
22 ft
Climb
-62 ft
Descent
00:01:28
Avg time

Father Ted Details

  • Riding Area
    Lake Mangamahoe
    New Plymouth
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    One Direction
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Global Ranking
    #51625 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    75 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
  • Land Manager
    New Plymouth District Council

A descending trail that does have climbing in though off the back hill at Mangamahoe. There are sharp downhill hairpins which make the trail more difficult for the average rider.

Access Info

Off Twisted Sister before that trail gets steeper.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Father Ted bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -40 ft
  • Altitude min
    496 ft
  • Altitude max
    553 ft
  • Altitude start
    536 ft
  • Altitude end
    496 ft
  • Grade
    -3.429%
  • Grade max
    -19.528%
  • Grade min
    25.773%
  • Distance climb
    135 ft
  • Distance down
    781 ft
  • Distance flat
    260 ft
  • Avg time
    00:01:28
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Status:
on Jan 6, 2019
Very Dry
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction

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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Ridden Direction

The intendid direction a trail should be ridden.

  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • 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 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
  • Other Other
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      Father Ted Trail Reports

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 22 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 274 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      All
      • 568 rides
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      Jan 27, 2017 @ 11:16pm
      Jan 27, 2017
      Father Ted, New Plymouth

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