4,278 ft
Distance
30 ft
Climb
-360 ft
Descent
00:04:19
Avg time

Ridgeline Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Voted Difficulty
    Black Diamond (2 votes)
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • TTFs on Trail
    Drop
  • Global Ranking
    #594 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    95 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 60 in Trail Running
    • 90 in Hiking
  • Year Opened
    1998
  • Land Manager

The first track built at Makara Peak A narrow technical track that first traverses and climbs a rocky ridgeline, then drops down steeply via a series of tight switchback, rutted and rocky corners. A Makara Peak classic.

Built by Mountain Bike volunteers in 1998. Two long deviations were built in 2001 to lessen the gradient.

Continue into Starfish to continue down towards the main carpark, or back up Snakecharmer for another lap.

Access Info

Starts from Makara Peak summit, heading back along the main ridge in a southerly direction.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Ridgeline mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -329 ft
  • Altitude min
    973 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,307 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,302 ft
  • Altitude end
    974 ft
  • Grade
    -7.7%
  • Grade max
    -39.9%
  • Grade min
    16.8%
  • Distance climb
    764 ft
  • Distance down
    2,861 ft
  • Distance flat
    643 ft
  • Avg time
    00:04:19
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Status:
on Nov 23, 2020
Ideal
Avg: 4.45 (15 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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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
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  • < 2 days
  • < 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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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
  • Ideal
  • 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
  • Boardwalk Boardwalk
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
      Directions to ridgeline-18977 trailhead (-41.288630, 174.707330)
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      Ridgeline Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Nov 23, 2020 @ 7:39pm
      Nov 23, 2020
      Nov 16, 2020 @ 5:25pm
      Nov 16, 2020
      Apr 28, 2020 @ 3:18pm
      Apr 28, 2020
      reporter Track care as there is a lot of debris on track following the park closure and recent storms
      Apr 23, 2020 @ 12:00am
      Apr 23, 2020
      Apr 8, 2020 @ 11:46pm
      Apr 8, 2020
      reporter Park closed to mountain biking during COVID-19 alert level 4
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 98 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 1,218 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      All
      • 9,431 rides
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      Photos

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      63 |
      Jun 26, 2019 @ 6:26pm
      Jun 26, 2019
      114 |
      Jun 26, 2019 @ 6:26pm
      Jun 26, 2019
      62 |
      Feb 15, 2019 @ 11:41pm
      Feb 15, 2019
      212 |
      Jan 4, 2018 @ 12:49am
      Jan 4, 2018

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