5,041 ft
Distance
10 ft
Climb
-403 ft
Descent
00:06:47
Avg time

Huntsbury DH Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Port Hills West
    Christchurch
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Voted Difficulty
    Black Diamond (2 votes)
  • Hiking SAC Scale
    T1 Hiking
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • TTFs on Trail
    Jump
  • Global Ranking
    #35573 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #12781 in Trail Running
    • #88084 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    80 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 70 in Trail Running
    • 90 in Hiking

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Huntsbury DH is a highly rated 2 km popular advanced singletrack scenic trail located near Christchurch. This mountain bike primary trail can be used downhill primary and has a moderate overall physical rating. On average it takes 6 minutes to complete this trail.

Access Info

Start heading along a seldom used farm track. This is to the left of the Huntsbury Track, near the beginning of the Bowenvale DH Track. Continue along until you come to a fence corner. The single track starts on the other side of the fence. There is a fence sty at the end of the track to get back onto the bottom of the Huntsbury Track

Local Trail Association
Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for Huntsbury DH mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -394 ft
  • Altitude min
    791 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,188 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,188 ft
  • Altitude end
    794 ft
  • Grade
    -7.81%
  • Grade max
    -21.98%
  • Grade min
    6.404%
  • Distance climb
    505 ft
  • Distance down
    4,501 ft
  • Distance flat
    35 ft
  • Avg time
    00:06:47
  • Avg reverse time
    00:14:29
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Status:
on Jan 14, 2023
Very Dry
Avg: 4.5 (6 votes)
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  • Ideal
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  • Very Dry
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      Directions to huntsbury-dh trailhead (-43.592720, 172.661270)

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 7 rides
      • 15 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 202 rides
      • 18 miles avg distance
      All
      • 1,388 rides
      • Last: Jan 29, 2023

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      Routes with this trail

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      GC Enduro DEC 202213 miles

      3 Reviews & Comments

      • + 1
      Dobswan (Dec 28, 2019 at 16:49)
      Running decent, its pretty dry (chch summer go figure haha) if you don't count all of the sheeps poo on the track haha fun wee trail
      [Reply]
      • + 1
      AndyNZNZ (Dec 11, 2019 at 13:27)
      Thank you Mr Goldsbury for your weed whacker action on this track, it's running mint now!
      [Reply]
      • + 1
      Huntsbury-Jumps (Dec 7, 2019 at 12:52)
      Now weed whacked top to bottom, fast & dry
      [Reply]





      Videos

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      Huntsbury Ridge MTB - Fourpause and Huntsbury DH
      2:41 | 380 | Aug 17, 2020 , Christchurch
      Sam Read Hits Huntsbury
      1:50 | 515 | Mar 5, 2019 , Christchurch
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