1 miles
Distance
67 ft
Climb
-873 ft
Descent
00:19:35
Avg time

Flying Moa Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Teetotal
    St Arnaud
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #39227 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    75 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
  • Year Opened
    2015
  • Land Manager
    DoC

Flying Moa is an intermediate grade track, but quite a technical one as it twists and turns down through the beech forest from 850m to 600m.

Access Info

Big Bush Ridge (West)

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Flying Moa bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -806 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,958 ft
  • Altitude max
    2,769 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,763 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,958 ft
  • Grade
    -10.442%
  • Grade max
    -36.62%
  • Grade min
    15.894%
  • Distance climb
    1,044 ft
  • Distance down
    1 miles
  • Distance flat
    231 ft
  • Avg time
    00:19:35
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Status:
on Dec 9, 2018
Dry
Avg: 3 (9 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • 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%
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  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
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  • 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

  • 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 Groomed
  • 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
  • Table or Bench eBike Charging Point
  • Other Other
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      Flying Moa Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Dec 9, 2018 @ 10:53pm
      Dec 9, 2018
      Trail running real good. Dabbed on one rooty bit in top third. Bottom third will need sapling beech tidied up before the end of summer. Trail...
      Oct 16, 2018 @ 8:53pm
      Oct 16, 2018
      track could use a spring clean and maintenance. lots of sticks and hard to see trail at times. pretty bumpy. head down kaka if you want a trail...
      Nov 20, 2017 @ 7:05pm
      Nov 20, 2017
      Mud in various places, but nothing major.
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
      •  
      6 Months
      • 14 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      All
      • 39 rides
      •  

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      1 Review & Comments

      • + 0
      flag Justin24 (Apr 6, 2019 at 18:20)
       There are a few fallen trees on the track
      [Reply]

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