1 miles
Distance
321 ft
Climb
-254 ft
Descent
00:11:30
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Snakes and Ladders Trail

  • Les Thorn

    since 2020
    Maintainer
  • past supporters

  • Don Bricknall
    2017 - 2020
    Maintainer
  • Trailpro
    2017
    Builder

Snakes and Ladders Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • E-Bike
  • Riding Area
    Lake Mangamahoe
    New Plymouth
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    One Direction
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Trail Visibility
    Always easy to follow
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • Global Ranking
    #51617 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    55 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 45 in E-Biking
  • Year Opened
    2017

Close to 2kms of flowy singletrack. links with porkpie at the start and highway / bates at the end.

Built by TrailPro in 2017

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Snakes and Ladders mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    69 ft
  • Altitude min
    529 ft
  • Altitude max
    661 ft
  • Altitude start
    593 ft
  • Altitude end
    661 ft
  • Grade
    1.19%
  • Grade max
    -29.614%
  • Grade min
    42.409%
  • Distance climb
    2,703 ft
  • Distance down
    2,347 ft
  • Distance flat
    716 ft
  • Avg time
    00:11:30
  • Avg reverse time
    00:12:26
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Status:
on Jul 31, 2020
Ideal
Avg: 4.5 (2 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
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 Last Ridden
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine the last time a trail was ridden.
  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
The intended direction a trail should be ridden.
  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
ContributeDetails
Colors indicate trail is missing specified detail.
  • Description
  • Photos
  • Description & Photos
  • Videos
Trail Popularity ?
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine which trails are ridden the most in the last 9 months. Trails are compared with nearby trails in the same city region with a possible 25 colour shades. Think of this as a heatmap, more rides = more kinetic energy = warmer colors.
  • most popular
  • popular
  • less popular
  • not popular
ATV/ORV/OHV Filter
Max Vehicle Width
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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
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
      Directions to snakes-and-ladders-92405 trailhead (-39.123860, 174.128770)
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      Snakes and Ladders Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Jul 31, 2020 @ 1:12pm
      Jul 31, 2020
      More cleaning and deberming coming soon!
      Jul 30, 2020 @ 5:20pm
      Jul 30, 2020
      debermed and cleaned the organic matter off the first 300 yards. running really well.
      Jul 24, 2020 @ 10:30pm
      Jul 24, 2020
      running well now it's had drains open for a day thoso wet puddles have all but gone!
      Jul 24, 2020 @ 7:09pm
      Jul 24, 2020
      multiple drains reopened, two muddy uphill corners that need to be reworked in the spring
      Jul 24, 2020 @ 7:07pm
      Jul 24, 2020
      multiple drains reopened along track, two really muddy uphill corners that need to be cleaned up in the spring
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 5 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 158 rides
      • 12 miles avg distance
      All
      • 453 rides
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      Photos

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      Jul 30, 2020 @ 5:20pm
      Jul 30, 2020
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      Jul 24, 2020 @ 10:30pm
      Jul 24, 2020
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      Jul 24, 2020 @ 10:28pm
      Jul 24, 2020
      34 |
      Jan 1, 2018 @ 4:19pm
      Jan 1, 2018

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      1 Review & Comments

      • + 0
      flag Wisey12 (Jun 16, 2017 at 14:00)
       Awesome fun ride, thanks heaps trailpro
      [Reply]

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