3,100 ft
Distance
30 ft
Climb
-332 ft
Descent
00:17:46
Avg time

Maidstone DH Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
  • Riding Area
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Trail Visibility
    Always easy to follow
  • Season
    Oct - Apr
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • TTFs on Trail
    Berm, Bridge, Drop, Jump, Gap Jump, Ladder Bridge, Rock Face, Rock Garden, Skinny
  • Global Ranking
    #24844 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    75 in Mountain Biking
  • Land Manager

Technical downhill trail

Access Info

Access to this trail is from the end of Seymore Grove in Kingsley Heights. Take the ridge line track to the start ofthis downhill.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Maidstone DH mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -302 ft
  • Altitude min
    272 ft
  • Altitude max
    584 ft
  • Altitude start
    577 ft
  • Altitude end
    276 ft
  • Grade
    -9.8%
  • Grade max
    -46.3%
  • Grade min
    17.9%
  • Distance climb
    443 ft
  • Distance down
    2,336 ft
  • Distance flat
    325 ft
  • Avg time
    00:17:46
  • Avg reverse time
    00:13:39
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Status:
on Dec 15, 2020
Dry
Avg: 4 (1 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • Downhill Only
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      Maidstone DH Trail Reports

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      Dec 15, 2020 @ 9:19pm
      Dec 15, 2020
      Major washout before you enter the trees. Can't carry any speed into it or risk OTB
      Jul 24, 2020 @ 11:34am
      Jul 24, 2020
      Tracks perfect in places with a few wet patches
      Jun 20, 2020 @ 10:20pm
      Jun 20, 2020
      Slick, slick, slick. Like riding on ice, coverd in snot, with tyres made of jelly.
      Mar 19, 2020 @ 7:48pm
      Mar 19, 2020
      Top section of track before the trees has been totally rebuilt. Bigger berms, new jumps, nothing has been left as it was. Now has a great...
      Nov 19, 2019 @ 9:22pm
      Nov 19, 2019
      Top section all clear and dry and riding ok. Bottom section is clear and riding well. Takes half a day of sun & wind to dry up after rain....
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 21 rides
      • 13 miles avg distance
      All
      • 75 rides
      •  

      Photos

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      20 |
      Nov 30, 2020 @ 9:31pm
      Nov 30, 2020
      70 |
      Apr 9, 2020 @ 11:58pm
      Apr 9, 2020
      70 |
      Oct 19, 2018 @ 2:38am
      Oct 19, 2018
      60 |
      Oct 19, 2018 @ 2:38am
      Oct 19, 2018

      Routes with this trail

      titleratingdistance
      CNZS MTB Nat Champs DH 2020
      3,484 ft

      6 Reviews & Comments

      • + 0
      Gdesborough (Mar 3, 2019 at 22:23)
       Massively overgrown and unfortunately quite neglected. Had to bush bash the majority of the way down. Would not recommend the effort.
      [Reply]
      • + 0
      DrogenOmen (May 25, 2019 at 23:34)
       Wow that was shit, track is fully rutted out, overgrown, and the jumps are preying crap. Track was a total waste of time.
      [Reply]
      • + 0
      Thunderbolt79 (Nov 21, 2019 at 2:35)
       The easy DH line is clear, and most of the jump line. The freeride line is not clear at this stage. This is a grade 4 and 5 track so treat it with respect, don't bring a knife to a gun fight, some lines are rutted out. The top section is hard clay which is very slippery when wet but good when dry and it dries up quickly with some sun.
      [Reply]
      • + 0
      tglcontracting (Feb 10, 2020 at 17:41)
       Maintenance work underway. Closures in large sections. May not be rideable though. Will try for weekend openings.
      [Reply]
      • + 0
      Backwards152 (Mar 21, 2020 at 0:03)
       Rode this today for the first time. Well maintained and easy for someone to run a simple shuttle.
      [Reply]
      • + 0
      Darrenmnz (Jan 22, 2021 at 21:31)
       Track is in good condition now. Hard and fast.
      [Reply]

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