2 miles
Distance
116 ft
Climb
-152 ft
Descent
00:12:50
Avg time

Details

  • Riding Area
    Hokitika
    Hokitika
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical Rating
    Easy
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #4673 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    80 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
  • Land Manager

A stunning section of easy singletrack, along the historic Kaniere Water Race. This section, from The Landing (Lake Kaniere) to Ward Road, has been upgraded and incorporated into the West Coast Wilderness Trail.

Continue along the 'Water Line' section to Hurunui Jacks for one of the best easy rides near Hokitika.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Kaniere Water Race - Grade 2 (Cycle Trail) section bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -37 ft
  • Altitude min
    402 ft
  • Altitude max
    459 ft
  • Altitude start
    457 ft
  • Altitude end
    420 ft
  • Grade
    -0.382%
  • Grade max
    -28.922%
  • Grade min
    14.583%
  • Distance climb
    2,435 ft
  • Distance down
    3,178 ft
  • Distance flat
    3,962 ft
  • Avg time
    00:12:50
  • Avg reverse time
    00:21:17
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Status:
on Apr 29, 2018
Dry
Avg: 5 (1 votes)

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

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

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

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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 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
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      Kaniere Water... Trail Reports

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      Apr 29, 2018 @ 4:55pm
      Apr 29, 2018
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      • 27 miles avg distance
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