2 miles
Distance
13 ft
Climb
-49 ft
Descent
00:08:21
Avg time

Limestone East Details

  • Riding Area
    The Tukituki Trail
    Waipukurau
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Machine Groomed
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical Rating
    Easy
  • Season
    all seasons
  • Family Friendly
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #39246 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    75 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in E-Biking
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
  • Year Opened
    2015
  • Land Manager
    Rotary River Pathway Trust

This trail is compacted limestone which provides a wveryy smooth riding surface on top of the Tukituki River Stop bank.
Runs on the Waipukurau side of river from Russell Park to the culvert joining onto Mt Herbert Road.
Can form part of an easy ride loop along this trail and return to Waipukurau township via
Mt Herbert Road.
Very smooth riding surface suited to all types of bikes (including road bikes) and all ages and abilities.
Trail is popular with walkers and people on mobility scooters.
Immediately beside and running parallel to this trail is an easy single mtn bike trail in the river berm (see Culvert Trail) which provides an alternative riding option in very close proximity.

Access Info

Russel Park Waipukurau at southern end
or Mt Herbert Road northern end

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Limestone East bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -36 ft
  • Altitude min
    407 ft
  • Altitude max
    443 ft
  • Altitude start
    443 ft
  • Altitude end
    407 ft
  • Grade
    -0.368%
  • Grade max
    -9.38%
  • Grade min
    7.24%
  • Distance climb
    191 ft
  • Distance down
    1,272 ft
  • Distance flat
    2 miles
  • Avg time
    00:08:21
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Avg: 3 (1 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • 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
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  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
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