1,030 ft
20 ft
-65 ft
Avg time

Rockdrop Details

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  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
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An old style track with lots of corners - aiming to maximise the available area to get as much trail time as possible.
The top section of trail runs through dense canopy of Larches. It is welcoming and cool in summer, can be a test for eyesight in dim light during winter. After the rock drop the trail runs through pine forest.

Two iconic rock drops give the trail it's name. Those and a couple of rugged roll-overs on piles of logs provide the more technical sections of the trail. The rest of the trail holds nothing particularly gnarly apart from a couple of rutted, rooty corners in the pines towards the end.

There is a fork in the trail towards the end. Take either option, they join up again a short distance later.

source: Ride Rotorua
Local Trail Association
More Stats for Rockdrop mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -45 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,115 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,181 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,161 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,115 ft
  • Grade max
  • Grade min
  • Distance climb
    258 ft
  • Distance down
    640 ft
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on Mar 17, 2018
Avg: 3.55 (7 votes)

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Layers winter
Trail Style
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Directions to rockdrop trailhead (-38.170210, 176.260650)


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