1.0 mile
Distance
-892 ft
Descent
00:08:30
Avg time

Hang Ten Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
  • Riding Area
    Richmond Hills
    Richmond
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Voted Difficulty
    Blue (2 votes)
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
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  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Season
    All Year
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • TTFs on Trail
    Berm, Drop, Jump, Gap Jump
  • Global Ranking
    #16919 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    50 in Mountain Biking

Fantastic views over Tasman Bay leads to dropping in through rolling, fun and fast single track incorporating lots of features including drops and jumps that can be ridden around.

Access Info

Escalator from Easby Park on Marlborough Cres to the Hang Ten Big Skid skid site then take Oliver Road towards Kingston Forest before turning at the switchback past the gate and up onto the Barnicote Walkway. Alternatively push up the firebreak from the Big Skid skid site.

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More Stats for Hang Ten mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -892 ft
  • Altitude min
    608 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,501 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,500 ft
  • Altitude end
    607 ft
  • Grade
    -16.7%
  • Grade max
    -37.6%
  • Grade min
    0.4%
  • Distance down
    5,262 ft
  • Distance flat
    89 ft
  • Avg time
    00:08:30
  • Avg reverse time
    00:19:42
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Status:
on May 19, 2022
Ideal
Avg: 4.5 (10 votes)
Your vote: 0

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      Hang Ten Trail Reports

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      May 19, 2022 @ 4:10am
      May 19, 2022
      Track currently in good condition
      Dec 29, 2020 @ 1:46pm
      Dec 29, 2020
      reporter Some parts destroyed from logging. Overgrown in many places and hard to follow.
      Jun 5, 2020 @ 2:44pm
      Jun 5, 2020
      Upper half of track closed for logging
      Apr 26, 2020 @ 11:10pm
      Apr 26, 2020
      reporter
      Mar 26, 2020 @ 8:15pm
      Mar 26, 2020
      reporter
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 2 rides
      • 9 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 15 rides
      • 9 miles avg distance
      All
      • 600 rides
      • Last: Oct 1, 2022

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      Dec 24, 2018 @ 9:16pm
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      Jul 16, 2018 @ 10:04pm
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      176 |
      Feb 24, 2017 @ 9:48pm
      Feb 24, 2017
      159 |
      Feb 24, 2017 @ 9:46pm
      Feb 24, 2017

      3 Reviews & Comments

      • + 1
      onlynay (Jan 7, 2022 at 19:55)
      Hey can anyone tell me how far it is from Easby Park up to Hang Ten? Cheers
      [Reply]
      • + 0
      MoonChicken (Oct 9, 2021 at 14:11)
      Absolutely sick trail with mean as festures
      [Reply]
      • + 1
      Leo-NZ (Jul 15, 2017 at 19:36)
      They have now changed the rating to grade 4 for anyone wanting to know.
      [Reply]





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