2 miles
Distance
645 ft
Climb
-470 ft
Descent
00:17:28
Avg time

Old Coach Road Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
  • AKA
    OCR
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Voted Difficulty
    Blue (1 vote)
  • Trail Type
    Doubletrack
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular in reverse
  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical Rating
    Easy
  • Season
    All year
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Local Popularity
    30 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
  • Land Manager

Old Coach Road is the original horse and cart track used to move between the Hutt Valley and Pauatahanui. This is the path used to access Borderline, Bull Run and Sweetacres (via Bull-A-Varde)

Access Info

Access is from the end of Normaldale road, opposite the farm house in Belmont Regional Park and via the Bridalway from Stratton street.

More Stats for Old Coach Road bike trail
  • Altitude change
    175 ft
  • Altitude min
    970 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,210 ft
  • Altitude start
    983 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,158 ft
  • Grade
    1.332%
  • Grade max
    -36.792%
  • Grade min
    36.593%
  • Distance climb
    1 miles
  • Distance down
    1 miles
  • Distance flat
    1,053 ft
  • Avg time
    00:17:28
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Status:
on Feb 16, 2019
Dry
Avg: 3 (1 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
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  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
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  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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  • less popular
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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

  • 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
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
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      Old Coach Road Trail Reports

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      Feb 16, 2019 @ 12:12pm
      Feb 16, 2019
      Nice and dry.
      Dec 27, 2018 @ 2:09am
      Dec 27, 2018
      Great trail up, almost fully dry.
      Apr 29, 2017 @ 11:52pm
      Apr 29, 2017
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 1 rides
      • 9 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 3 rides
      • 17 miles avg distance
      All
      • 22 rides
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