This trail is permanently closed/decommissioned
1,459 ft
Distance
24 ft
Climb
-355 ft
Descent
00:02:08
Avg time
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Shrapnel Details

  • Riding area
    Maraetai Forest
    Auckland
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    AM
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • TTFs on trail
    Berm, Drop
  • Year Opened
    2016

A steep, tight and twisty alternative to Grenade. Hang a left soon after the Grenade entrance. Be careful after rain, traction can get scarce.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Shrapnel mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -331 ft
  • Altitude min
    66 ft
  • Altitude max
    397 ft
  • Altitude start
    397 ft
  • Altitude end
    66 ft
  • Grade
    -22.69%
  • Grade max
    -50.939%
  • Grade min
    21.786%
  • Distance climb
    151 ft
  • Distance down
    1,198 ft
  • Distance flat
    110 ft
  • Avg time
    00:02:08
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Status:
on Jan 12, 2017
Dry
Avg: 4 (1 votes)

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Trail Style
  • ?
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Directions to shrapnel trailhead (-36.889660, 175.040000)
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Shrapnel Trail Reports

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Jan 12, 2017 @ 7:41am
Jan 12, 2017
Dry and riding well.
Mar 15, 2016 @ 6:48pm
Mar 15, 2016
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May 3, 2016 @ 1:58am
May 3, 2016
Shrapnel, Auckland

1 Review & Comments

  • + 0
flag mtm (Feb 26, 2018 at 11:56)
 Maraetai Forest is now closed to mountain biking due to forestry operations.
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