2 miles
Distance
762 ft
Climb
-848 ft
Descent
00:19:18
Avg time

Kanuka MTB trail. Details

  • Riding Area
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Season
    All year
  • Family Friendly
    Yes
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #4762 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    100 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 100 in E-Biking
  • Year Opened
    2017
  • Land Manager
    Marlborough District Council

Bike trail leading out to the snout,starts at the northern end of the Westside trail.Some narrow parts in places and some steep drop offs along the way.The trail joins onto the walking track and the last 200m is a shared track to the snout viewing area.

Access Info

Starts at the Northern end of the Westside mtb trail.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Kanuka MTB trail. bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -86 ft
  • Altitude min
    69 ft
  • Altitude max
    224 ft
  • Altitude start
    156 ft
  • Altitude end
    69 ft
  • Grade
    -0.778%
  • Grade max
    -59.01%
  • Grade min
    73.203%
  • Distance climb
    4,842 ft
  • Distance down
    1 miles
  • Distance flat
    358 ft
  • Avg time
    00:19:18
  • Avg reverse time
    00:17:16
  • view trail stats
Status:
on Apr 15, 2019
Variable
Avg: 5 (3 votes)

view (79)
close
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • 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 Last Ridden
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine the last time a trail was ridden.
  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
The intendid direction a trail should be ridden.
  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
ContributeDetails
Colors indicate trail is missing specified detail.
  • Description
  • Photos
  • Description & Photos
  • Videos
Trail Popularity ?
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine which trails are ridden the most in the last 9 months. Trails are compared with nearby trails in the same city region with a possible 25 colour shades. Think of this as a heatmap, more rides = more kinetic energy = warmer colors.
  • most popular
  • popular
  • less popular
  • not popular

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

  • 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
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Table or Bench eBike Charging Point
  • Other Other
      Directions to kanuka-mtb-trail trailhead (-41.269600, 174.024640)
      update trails status or condition

      Kanuka MTB trail. Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Apr 15, 2019 @ 5:03pm
      Apr 15, 2019
      Nice beginner/intermediate flow track with really good views. The track was in good condition with only a few obstacles like some sharp rocks.
      Feb 19, 2019 @ 7:27pm
      Feb 19, 2019
      Closed due fire risk
      Feb 12, 2019 @ 9:06pm
      Feb 12, 2019
      Feb 12, 2019 @ 9:05pm
      Feb 12, 2019
      Jan 12, 2019 @ 4:13pm
      Jan 12, 2019
      Nice single track. Easy to intermediate. Narrow in places but no real obstacles. Shared with walkers
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
      •  
      6 Months
      • 23 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance
      All
      • 53 rides
      •  

      Photos

      more »
      27 |
      Apr 12, 2017 @ 2:31pm
      Apr 12, 2017
      24 |
      Apr 12, 2017 @ 2:31pm
      Apr 12, 2017
      23 |
      Apr 12, 2017 @ 2:31pm
      Apr 12, 2017
      24 |
      Apr 12, 2017 @ 2:31pm
      Apr 12, 2017

      3 Reviews & Comments

      • + 0
      flag Jagmk2 (Jan 28, 2018 at 20:03)
       Whole area needs additional signage.
      There are in fact several routes and some are directional.
      [Reply]
      • + 0
      flag SackedOut (Feb 12, 2019 at 21:04)
       Excellent trail. Best ridden hard and fast Wink
      [Reply]
      • + 0
      flag kfkosz (Mar 30, 2019 at 5:33)
       Great trail. Fun for all levels of mountain biking
      [Reply]

      Post a Comment



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

      Join Pinkbike  Login

      Videos

      no videos have been added for Kanuka MTB trail. yet, add a video.
      • subscribe
      • flag
      • login to download gpx or kml files.