1 miles
Distance
71 ft
Climb
-1,426 ft
Descent
00:15:08
Avg time

Putakari Details

  • Riding Area
    Sharlands
    Nelson
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Season
    All year - greasy in the wet though
  • TTFs on Trail
    Rock Garden
  • Global Ranking
    #2510 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    50 in Mountain Biking
  • Year Opened
    2016
  • Land Manager
    Tasman Pine

A tight, native, singletrack trail with drop corners, rocks, a few jumps and a whole heap of awesome. Built by HayHay, Loui, Dan, Nathan and a whole heap of others

Access Info

You need a valid Tasman Pine permit to ride in this area. Active permit checks in lace. Get a temp permit from local shops or get one by joining Nelson Mountain Bike Club www.nelsonmtb.club

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Putakari bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -1,355 ft
  • Altitude min
    112 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,496 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,496 ft
  • Altitude end
    141 ft
  • Grade
    -25.251%
  • Grade max
    -67.038%
  • Grade min
    28.204%
  • Distance climb
    525 ft
  • Distance down
    4,771 ft
  • Distance flat
    70 ft
  • Avg time
    00:15:08
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Status:
on Jan 5, 2019
Dry
Avg: 5 (5 votes)

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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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The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.

  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Ridden Direction

The intendid direction a trail should be ridden.

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

LEGEND
Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • 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
      Directions to putakari trailhead (-41.265300, 173.325380)
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      Putakari Trail Reports

      datedescription
      Jan 5, 2019 @ 9:44am
      Jan 5, 2019
      Sep 7, 2018 @ 2:00pm
      Sep 7, 2018
      Sep 2, 2018 @ 1:39pm
      Sep 2, 2018
      Fine at the top, bit slippery in the middle and all time at the bottom!
      Jun 9, 2018 @ 11:42pm
      Jun 9, 2018
      Grip for miles
      May 2, 2018 @ 9:23pm
      May 2, 2018
      reporter All good
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 4 rides
      • 7 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 68 rides
      • 14 miles avg distance
      All
      • 153 rides
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      Photos

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      39 |
      Nov 11, 2018 @ 1:05am
      Nov 11, 2018
      Putakari, Nelson
      19 |
      Apr 18, 2018 @ 12:00pm
      Apr 18, 2018
      Putakari, My City
      20 |
      Apr 18, 2018 @ 12:00pm
      Apr 18, 2018
      Putakari, My City
      23 |
      Apr 18, 2018 @ 11:59am
      Apr 18, 2018
      Putakari, My City

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