1,015 ft
Distance
-154 ft
Descent
00:03:03
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of G-Drop Trail

G-Drop Details

  • Riding Area
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM, XC, Fat
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • TTFs on Trail
    Berm, Drop, Jump
  • Global Ranking
    #36410 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    95 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
  • Year Opened
    2015
  • Land Manager
    Greater Wellington Regional Council

Fast, flowing downhill only trail through the pines. Steep rolling drop at the end quickly followed by a small table top, both of which are easy enough to hit.
A new lower section called 'G-Drop Extension was added last year (2016). This isn't as flowing, but can still be taken at speed.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for G-Drop bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -154 ft
  • Altitude min
    590 ft
  • Altitude max
    744 ft
  • Altitude start
    744 ft
  • Altitude end
    590 ft
  • Grade
    -15.153%
  • Grade max
    -23.243%
  • Grade min
    -8.937%
  • Distance down
    1,015 ft
  • Avg time
    00:03:03
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Status:
on Nov 28, 2018
Dry
Avg: 3 (3 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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  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
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  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
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 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
      Directions to gdrop trailhead (-41.102360, 175.159340)
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      G-Drop Trail Reports

      datedescription
      Nov 28, 2018 @ 12:43am
      Nov 28, 2018
      Work on last fast left hander before the drop completed. Should hopefully drain better and allow riders to hold a bit more speed without fear of...
      Nov 6, 2018 @ 12:53am
      Nov 6, 2018
      Running dry and fast. Watch for the left turn at the bottom it comes up fast and is not a berm.
      Oct 15, 2018 @ 6:00pm
      Oct 15, 2018
      Berm work to happen on the corner prior to the drop over summer 18/19
      Sep 22, 2018 @ 4:29am
      Sep 22, 2018
      Wide trail that's all clear, good in dry conditions but the clay base can be really slippery when wet. A good steep drop at the bottom into a...
      May 27, 2018 @ 2:44pm
      May 27, 2018
      REALLY SLICK!!!!!!
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 7 rides
      • 16 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 76 rides
      • 9 miles avg distance
      All
      • 184 rides
      •  

      Photos

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      1 |
      Nov 28, 2018 @ 12:43am
      Nov 28, 2018
      G-Drop, Wellington
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      Nov 28, 2018 @ 12:43am
      Nov 28, 2018
      G-Drop, Wellington
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      Oct 29, 2017 @ 4:56pm
      Oct 29, 2017
      G-Drop, Upper Hutt
      26 |
      Oct 29, 2017 @ 4:56pm
      Oct 29, 2017
      G-Drop, Upper Hutt

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      1 Review & Comments

      • + 0
      flag Sellarsclan (Feb 2, 2019 at 13:34)
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