2,178 ft
Distance
18 ft
Climb
-372 ft
Descent
00:10:24
Avg time

K Hole Details

  • Riding Area
    Western Hills
    Wellington
  • AKA
    98DH
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Voted Difficulty
    Double Black Diamond (1 vote)
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Physical Rating
    Extreme
  • TTFs on Trail
    Drop, Jump, Gap Jump, Rock Face
  • Global Ranking
    #14460 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    35 in Mountain Biking
  • Land Manager

Formally known as 98DH.

Shuttle friendly DH track. Now ends with a gap jump since the old track was rerouted.

Access Info

Access top of trail by the playground by 99 Montgomery Ave, Karori

More Stats for K Hole bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -354 ft
  • Altitude min
    518 ft
  • Altitude max
    884 ft
  • Altitude start
    884 ft
  • Altitude end
    530 ft
  • Grade
    -16.242%
  • Grade max
    -47.691%
  • Grade min
    9.419%
  • Distance climb
    389 ft
  • Distance down
    1,762 ft
  • Distance flat
    27 ft
  • Avg time
    00:10:24
  • view trail stats
Status:
on Nov 29, 2017
Dry
Avg: 4.5 (6 votes)

view (127)
close
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction

Trailforks scans users ridelogs to determine the most popular direction each trail is ridden. A good flowing trail network will have most trails flowing in a single direction according to their intension.
The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.

  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Ridden Direction

The intendid direction a trail should be ridden.

  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction

LEGEND
Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed or Major Issue / Red

  • 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 Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • 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
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Other Other
      Directions to k-hole trailhead (-41.280080, 174.723390)
      update trails status or condition

      K Hole Trail Reports

      datedescription
      Nov 29, 2017 @ 4:16pm
      Nov 29, 2017
      Currently dry and fast with the gap jumps in great condition
      Oct 23, 2015 @ 8:41pm
      Oct 23, 2015
      super slippery!
      Nov 26, 2014 @ 1:28pm
      Nov 26, 2014
      Refreshed for a race in November 2014. Fast in the dry, take it easy in the wet.
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
      •  
      6 Months
      • 13 rides
      • 13 miles avg distance
      All
      • 123 rides
      •  

      Photos

      more »
      85 |
      Nov 6, 2016 @ 10:28pm
      Nov 6, 2016
      K Hole, Wellington
      68 |
      Nov 6, 2016 @ 10:28pm
      Nov 6, 2016
      K Hole, Wellington
      90 |
      Nov 6, 2016 @ 10:28pm
      Nov 6, 2016
      K Hole, Wellington
      78 |
      Nov 6, 2016 @ 10:27pm
      Nov 6, 2016
      K Hole, Wellington

      Reviews / Comments

      No reviews yet, be the first to write a review or ask a question.
      Use trail reports to comment on trail conditions.


      Post a Comment



      You must login to Pinkbike.
      Don't have an account? Sign up

      Join Pinkbike  Login

      Videos

      more »
      K-Hole NZDH 2 Karori 2018
      4:19 | 48 | Nov 15, 2018 , Wellington
      Jesse riding karori dh
      3:12 | 453 | Jul 5, 2016 , Wellington
      WELLINGTON DOWNHILL SERIES//ROUND 1 KARORI
      3:56 | 1292 | Oct 5, 2015 , Wellington
      98DH AKA K-Hole
      2:23 | 892 | Nov 9, 2014 , Wellington

      Nearby Trails

      • subscribe
      • flag
      • login to download gpx or kml files.