1,116 ft
Distance
3 ft
Climb
-210 ft
Descent
00:03:31
Avg time

Frank n' Furter Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • E-Bike
  • Riding Area
  • AKA
    Frankenfurter
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • Global Ranking
    #1456 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    45 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 50 in E-Biking

High speed descending trail with a series of swooping turns and many natural terrain features. Can be ridden at an easy pace but the natural features make it challenging at higher speed. The second section is through mature forest featuring some rooty sections. Leads into Riff Raff trail.

Bike Park

More Stats for Frank n' Furter bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -208 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,158 ft
  • Altitude max
    2,365 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,365 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,158 ft
  • Grade
    -18.625%
  • Grade max
    -41.943%
  • Grade min
    1.458%
  • Distance climb
    54 ft
  • Distance down
    1,062 ft
  • Avg time
    00:03:31
  • Avg reverse time
    00:00:11
  • view trail stats
Status:
on May 5, 2019
Dry
Avg: 5 (6 votes)

view (560)
close
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction
Trailforks scans users ridelogs to determine the most popular direction each trail is ridden. A good flowing trail network will have most trails flowing in a single direction according to their intension.
The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.
  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Last Ridden
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine the last time a trail was ridden.
  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
The intended direction a trail should be ridden.
  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
ContributeDetails
Colors indicate trail is missing specified detail.
  • Description
  • Photos
  • Description & Photos
  • Videos
Trail Popularity ?
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine which trails are ridden the most in the last 9 months. Trails are compared with nearby trails in the same city region with a possible 25 colour shades. Think of this as a heatmap, more rides = more kinetic energy = warmer colors.
  • most popular
  • popular
  • less popular
  • not popular

LEGEND
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
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
      Directions to frank-n--furter-70817 trailhead (-38.198091, 176.308551)
      update trails status or condition

      Frank n' Furter Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      May 5, 2019 @ 6:37pm
      May 5, 2019
      Weedeat edges of trail
      Dec 7, 2018 @ 5:27pm
      Dec 7, 2018
      Jun 20, 2018 @ 9:47pm
      Jun 20, 2018
      Tree down 100m from the end. Hidden around a corner and into a drop that you take at speed. Head height. Shat myself. Have notified Rotorua...
      Jun 17, 2018 @ 12:09am
      Jun 17, 2018
      Cleared tree
      Jan 4, 2017 @ 1:54am
      Jan 4, 2017
      top is dry, into the trees it gets a little muddier but still running fine
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 5 rides
      • 20 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 113 rides
      • 22 miles avg distance
      All
      • 359 rides
      •  

      Photos

      more »
      47 |
      Jan 29, 2019 @ 2:27pm
      Jan 29, 2019
      245 |
      Dec 11, 2016 @ 2:02am
      Dec 11, 2016
      103 |
      Dec 11, 2016 @ 2:02am
      Dec 11, 2016
      80 |
      Dec 11, 2016 @ 2:02am
      Dec 11, 2016

      Routes with this trail

      more »
      titleratingdistance
      Advanced Mountain Bike Loop - K2, Billy T, Riff Raff, Rocky Horror
      16 miles
      Native Goodness from Shuttle
      10 miles
      EWS 2017 GIANT Toa race
      33 miles
      EWS Rotorua 2017 race
      37 miles

      Trail Products

      Reviews / Comments

      No reviews yet, be the first to write a review or ask a question.
      Use trail reports to comment on trail conditions.


      Post a Comment



      You must login to Pinkbike.
      Don't have an account? Sign up

      Join Pinkbike  Login

      Videos

      more »
      The Rocky Horror Picture Show @ Whakarewarewa...
      10:49 | 79 | Mar 3, 2019 , Rotorua
      Frank n' furter & Riff Raff Trails,...
      6:14 | 188 | Jun 22, 2018 , Rotorua
      youtuber Amazing Rotorua Trails HD: Frank'n'furter to...
      176 | Nov 2, 2017 , Rotorua
      youtuber Rotorua Trails: Franknfurter to Riff Raff to...
      200 | Mar 10, 2017 , Rotorua
      • subscribe
      • flag
      • login to download gpx or kml files.