1,008 ft
Distance
63 ft
Climb
-78 ft
Descent
00:01:46
Avg time

Pinch and Punch Details

  • Riding area
    Lake Mangamahoe
    New Plymouth
  • Difficulty rating
    Advanced
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • TTFs on trail
    Drop
  • Global Ranking

Pinch and Punch starts with a series of climbing switchbacks, Alp D'Huez style, then descends across the 4WD track to finish with 3 options:
1, the easy exit to the left.
2, the BIG drop of Pinch and Punch 2 on the right
3, the BIG STEEP drop on Pinch and Punch 1 between option 1 & 2. PUNCH!!!

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Pinch and Punch mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -15 ft
  • Altitude min
    527 ft
  • Altitude max
    603 ft
  • Altitude start
    541 ft
  • Altitude end
    527 ft
  • Grade
    -1.449%
  • Grade max
    -27.615%
  • Grade min
    24.63%
  • Distance climb
    398 ft
  • Distance down
    544 ft
  • Distance flat
    67 ft
  • Avg time
    00:01:46
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Pinch and Punch Trail Reports

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Jul 22, 2017 @ 8:41pm
Jul 22, 2017
The trees been cleared a bit but still a bit tight to ride.
Jul 17, 2017 @ 1:39pm
Jul 17, 2017
Small tree down across trail on the uphill section of the last part of the trail as you head for the drop or easy exit to the road, can push past...
May 2, 2017 @ 3:52am
May 2, 2017
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Apr 29, 2017 @ 12:14am
Apr 29, 2017
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Apr 5, 2017 @ 3:24am
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Jul 17, 2017 @ 1:43pm
Jul 17, 2017
Pinch and Punch, New Plymouth

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