5,099 ft
Distance
11 ft
Climb
-926 ft
Descent
00:09:54
Avg time

Hang Ten Details

  • Riding area
    Richmond
    Richmond
  • Difficulty rating
    Black Diamond
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    DH, AM
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Season
    All Year
  • TTFs on trail
    Berm, Drop, Jump, Gap Jump
  • Global Ranking
    #2982

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.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Hang Ten mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -915 ft
  • Altitude min
    580 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,495 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,495 ft
  • Altitude end
    580 ft
  • Grade
    -17.95%
  • Grade max
    -55.606%
  • Grade min
    15.445%
  • Distance climb
    95 ft
  • Distance down
    4,963 ft
  • Distance flat
    41 ft
  • Avg time
    00:09:54
  • Avg reverse time
    00:34:41
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Status:
on Nov 23, 2017
Avg: 4.85 (7 votes)

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Hang Ten Trail Reports

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Nov 23, 2017 @ 3:10pm
Nov 23, 2017
NESTING FALCON There are reports of falcon nesting in the area and dive bombing a couple of people on the Escalator. Please be cautious and if...
Sep 7, 2017 @ 7:04pm
Sep 7, 2017
Slippery but fun
Apr 29, 2017 @ 9:38pm
Apr 29, 2017
Quite wet in places but otherwise dry
Oct 27, 2016 @ 12:38am
Oct 27, 2016
Much wow favorite track ps should be rated black Diamond
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Feb 24, 2017 @ 9:48pm
Feb 24, 2017
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Feb 24, 2017 @ 9:46pm
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Feb 24, 2017 @ 9:44pm
Feb 24, 2017
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Feb 24, 2017 @ 9:42pm
Feb 24, 2017
Hang Ten, Richmond

1 Review & Comments

  • + 1
flag Leo-NZ (Jul 15, 2017 at 19:36)
 They have now changed the rating to grade 4 for anyone wanting to know.
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