4,786 ft
Distance
29 ft
Climb
-46 ft
Descent
00:07:38
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Hihi Trail
  • Sinclairs
    Builder
  • Sinclairs
    Maintainer

Hihi Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
  • Riding Area
    Lake Mangamahoe
    New Plymouth
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    One Direction
    Popular direction shown
  • Physical Rating
    Easy
  • Season
    All season
  • Family Friendly
    Yes
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #44357 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    45 in Mountain Biking

Fun and flowing XC trail. Excellent trail for beginners to learn on, go faster and it becomes a challenge for the rest of us. Trail being constantly maintained and upgraded to improve the flow.

Access Info

Easiest access via gravel road from cemetery, or via Sinclair's if you like a more difficult single track down trail.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Hihi mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -17 ft
  • Altitude min
    525 ft
  • Altitude max
    544 ft
  • Altitude start
    544 ft
  • Altitude end
    527 ft
  • Grade
    -0.357%
  • Grade max
    -8.175%
  • Grade min
    7.715%
  • Distance climb
    1,292 ft
  • Distance down
    1,648 ft
  • Distance flat
    1,846 ft
  • Avg time
    00:07:38
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Status:
on Jan 25, 2020
Dry
Avg: 2.65 (3 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction
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  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Last Ridden
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  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
The intended direction a trail should be ridden.
  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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Colors indicate trail is missing specified detail.
  • Description
  • Photos
  • Description & Photos
  • Videos
Trail Popularity ?
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine which trails are ridden the most in the last 9 months. Trails are compared with nearby trails in the same city region with a possible 25 colour shades. Think of this as a heatmap, more rides = more kinetic energy = warmer colors.
  • most popular
  • popular
  • less popular
  • not popular

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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

  • 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
  • Ideal
  • 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
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
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      Hihi Trail Reports

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      Jan 25, 2020 @ 1:16am
      Jan 25, 2020
      reporter
      Jan 12, 2020 @ 7:08pm
      Jan 12, 2020
      reporter Logging this week of wind fallen trees: This week (14th Jan until weekend) NPDC contractors are logging the wind fallen trees in the section of...
      Nov 16, 2019 @ 10:21pm
      Nov 16, 2019
      reporter
      Nov 9, 2019 @ 12:14pm
      Nov 9, 2019
      reporter
      Nov 7, 2019 @ 11:58pm
      Nov 7, 2019
      reporter
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 11 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 107 rides
      • 9 miles avg distance
      All
      • 407 rides
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      Photos

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      8 |
      Dec 14, 2018 @ 6:35pm
      Dec 14, 2018
      7 |
      Dec 14, 2018 @ 6:18pm
      Dec 14, 2018
      15 |
      Apr 11, 2018 @ 12:02am
      Apr 11, 2018
      130 |
      Feb 20, 2016 @ 10:10pm
      Feb 20, 2016

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