2,443 ft
Distance
27 ft
Climb
-357 ft
Descent
00:02:30
Avg time

Ground Zero Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Advanced
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    DH, AM
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Season
    All Year
  • TTFs on trail
    Drop, Jump, Rock Face, Wallride
  • Ride in rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
  • Year Opened
    2012

Built by Brent Rayner and Chris Brown, a clay based trail that winds its way from the upper park to the lower, fast and dusty in summer but muddy and wild in winter. Has tabletops, large berms, wallride and some steep sections and gap jumps. North-facing, so dries a bit faster than most other tracks in the forest.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Ground Zero mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -330 ft
  • Altitude min
    67 ft
  • Altitude max
    397 ft
  • Altitude start
    397 ft
  • Altitude end
    67 ft
  • Grade
    -13.508%
  • Grade max
    -52.791%
  • Grade min
    13.201%
  • Distance climb
    216 ft
  • Distance down
    1,882 ft
  • Distance flat
    346 ft
  • Avg time
    00:02:30
  • Avg reverse time
    00:00:48
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Status:
on Jan 25, 2017
Very Dry
Avg: 4 (2 votes)

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Ground Zero Trail Reports

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Jan 25, 2017 @ 10:41pm
Jan 25, 2017
Jan 9, 2017 @ 12:35am
Jan 9, 2017
Track very dry and hard. Braking ruts here and there but nothing major.
Sep 1, 2016 @ 12:37am
Sep 1, 2016
Jun 18, 2016 @ 6:21pm
Jun 18, 2016
May 8, 2016 @ 4:42pm
May 8, 2016
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Ground Zero, Auckland

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