2,590 ft
Distance
234 ft
Climb
-94 ft
Descent
1,315 ft
High Point

Kahupungapunga Details

  • Riding area
    Cougar MTB Park
    Tokoroa
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Uphill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Family Friendly
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • Ride in rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking

A new track built in 2018. A steady climb up to the top road, finishes with some tight switchbacks.
(Pronounced - Car Hoo Poon Ga Poon Ga)

It is traditionally recorded that one of the great fighting chiefs of the Ngāti Kahupungapunga, Tokoroa by name, was slain by Ngāti Raukawa during the siege of Pōhaturoa.

Access Info

Follow the access road in

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Kahupungapunga mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    139 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,175 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,175 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,315 ft
  • Grade
    5.385%
  • Grade max
    -47.269%
  • Grade min
    42.751%
  • Distance climb
    1,543 ft
  • Distance down
    497 ft
  • Distance flat
    550 ft
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Status:
on Aug 7, 2018
Dry
Avg: 4 (1 votes)

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Trail Style
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Directions to kahupungapunga trailhead (-38.216930, 175.911580)
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Kahupungapunga Trail Reports

datedescription
Aug 7, 2018 @ 12:44pm
Aug 7, 2018
reporter New Track is just bedding in with some logging debris. Overall in good condition
Aug 7, 2018 @ 12:36pm
Aug 7, 2018
reporter Minor erosion (trail braiding, small ruts developing, brake bumps)
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