12 miles
Distance
4,219 ft
Climb
-4,552 ft
Descent
04:07:49
Avg time

Details

  • Riding Area
    Marlborough
    Picton
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Doubletrack
  • Bike Type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Global Ranking
    #20653 in Mountain Biking

This section of the track begins with a long steep climb, lots of pushing, switch backs on descent. Track begins undulating, track becoming wider and more moderate in the mid section with a long descent to Anakiwa.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Queen Charlotte (Torea to Anakiwa) bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -333 ft
  • Altitude min
    3 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,275 ft
  • Altitude start
    336 ft
  • Altitude end
    3 ft
  • Grade
    -0.544%
  • Grade max
    -69.506%
  • Grade min
    66.333%
  • Distance climb
    6 miles
  • Distance down
    6 miles
  • Distance flat
    2,669 ft
  • Avg time
    04:07:49
  • Avg reverse time
    00:00:34
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Status:
on Dec 30, 2017
Dry
Avg: 4 (1 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Directions to queen-charlotte-torea-to-anakiwa trailhead (-41.205280, 174.032820)
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Queen Charlotte... Trail Reports

datedescription
Dec 30, 2017 @ 1:15am
Dec 30, 2017
Good condition track currently busy with groups of walkers this time of year
Nov 16, 2017 @ 4:25pm
Nov 16, 2017
Some trees hanging low due to the storm the other week.
Oct 22, 2017 @ 11:10am
Oct 22, 2017
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1 Review & Comments

  • + 0
flag Downbeatdan (Dec 2, 2018 at 10:28)
 Amazing views... uphill climb out of Torea is pretty much too steep to ride,,so be ready to push your bike up most of the 400m climb. Great track build. Pretty muddy Dec 2018, but nothing to slow you down too much.
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