2,631 ft
Distance
75 ft
Climb
-66 ft
Descent
00:02:31
Avg time

K9 Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
  • AKA
    Zig Zags
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Hiking SAC Scale
    T1 Hiking
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical Rating
    Easy
  • Trail Visibility
    Sometimes hard to follow
  • Season
    All
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • TTFs on Trail
    Berm
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #48011 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    30 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

The Zig Zags (Grade 2 Beginner)

On the north face of Forrester above the football fields and dog trails area is a descending track that Zig Zags across the hill to link with K9. This provides a link from the Bethune’s Guilly Tracks from Norwood St and GLC..

More Stats for K9 bike trail
  • Altitude change
    9 ft
  • Altitude min
    403 ft
  • Altitude max
    471 ft
  • Altitude start
    403 ft
  • Altitude end
    413 ft
  • Grade
    0.3%
  • Grade max
    -20.6%
  • Grade min
    16.8%
  • Distance climb
    1,155 ft
  • Distance down
    640 ft
  • Distance flat
    837 ft
  • Avg time
    00:02:31
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Status:
on Sep 25, 2019
Wet
Avg: 1.65 (3 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
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  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
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  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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  • popular
  • less 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
  • 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
      Directions to k9-44371 trailhead (-45.835870, 170.555060)
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      K9 Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Sep 25, 2019 @ 5:12pm
      Sep 25, 2019
      Jul 26, 2019 @ 5:53pm
      Jul 26, 2019
      Raked
      Jul 26, 2019 @ 12:05pm
      Jul 26, 2019
      Over growth has been cut back over the last 3 Fridays. Track is grass and will be attended to in the coming weeks. The track is clear for riding.
      Jan 4, 2019 @ 1:43am
      Jan 4, 2019
      Overgrown vegetation - grass, gorse and thorns - not much fun to ride at the moment
      Mar 19, 2018 @ 1:42pm
      Mar 19, 2018
      all good
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
      •  
      6 Months
      • 24 rides
      • 6 miles avg distance
      All
      • 173 rides
      •  

      Photos

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      7 |
      Jul 26, 2019 @ 5:53pm
      Jul 26, 2019
      25 |
      Jul 23, 2017 @ 11:27pm
      Jul 23, 2017
      31 |
      Jul 23, 2017 @ 11:27pm
      Jul 23, 2017

      Routes with this trail

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      MTBNZ Rnd 4 Dunedin XC Course - Elite
      4 miles
      2016 Proposed MTBNZ Cup XC Course race
      5 miles

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