1 miles
Distance
81 ft
Climb
-1,140 ft
Descent
00:13:27
Avg time

HANG TEN Details

  • Riding area
    Richmond Hills
    Richmond
  • Difficulty rating
    Black Diamond
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    DH, AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Season
    All Year
  • TTFs on trail
    Berm, Drop, Jump, Gap Jump
  • Global Ranking
    #3002

Fantastic views over Tasman Bay leads to dropping in through rolling single track incorporating lots of features including drops and jumps that can be ridden around. Taking the trail past the skid site allows access back to "Elevator' and back up to the top.

Access Info

Escalator from Easby Park on Marlborough Cres to the Hang Ten 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 Hang Ten skid.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for HANG TEN mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -1,060 ft
  • Altitude min
    583 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,642 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,642 ft
  • Altitude end
    583 ft
  • Grade max
    -56.533%
  • Grade min
    18.296%
  • Distance climb
    699 ft
  • Distance down
    5,029 ft
  • Distance flat
    146 ft
  • Avg time
    00:13:27
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Status:
on Sep 7, 2017
Wet
Avg: 4.85 (8 votes)

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HANG TEN Trail Reports

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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
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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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