1,641 ft
Distance
4 ft
Climb
-99 ft
Descent
00:01:25
Avg time

Macaskill Lookout Details

  • Riding Area
    Totara Park
    Upper Hutt
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Physical Rating
    Easy
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #66371 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    50 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

Short track up past the carpark that gives you views and information of the Stuart Macaskill lakes which store emergency water for the Wellington region

Access Info

End of Twin Lakes Road

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Macaskill Lookout bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -95 ft
  • Altitude min
    459 ft
  • Altitude max
    558 ft
  • Altitude start
    554 ft
  • Altitude end
    459 ft
  • Grade
    -5.767%
  • Grade max
    -18.137%
  • Grade min
    10.56%
  • Distance climb
    38 ft
  • Distance down
    1,602 ft
  • Avg time
    00:01:25
  • Avg reverse time
    00:01:38
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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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  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Ridden Direction

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

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  • 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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