1 miles
Distance
367 ft
Climb
-369 ft
Descent
00:05:57
Avg time

Soakhole Details

  • Riding Area
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    One Direction
    Popular direction shown
  • Global Ranking
    #33639 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    35 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

Old school XC, Interval style trail with short, sharp climbs and short descents. A great track to improve your fitness. It heads down, it heads up, then down again, then up, then down - you get the picture.

This trail is always dry due to the coarse loamy pumice surface laughing in the face of wet weather.

source: Ride Rotorua
Access Info

From the intersection of Katore Rd. and Nursery Rd. it is a short climb up Katore Rd. till it flattens out and the trail entry is on your left.

Bike Park

More Stats for Soakhole bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -2 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,215 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,346 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,330 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,329 ft
  • Grade
    -0.025%
  • Grade max
    -43.556%
  • Grade min
    37.501%
  • Distance climb
    2,978 ft
  • Distance down
    2,743 ft
  • Distance flat
    723 ft
  • Avg time
    00:05:57
  • Avg reverse time
    00:55:15
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Status:
on Oct 19, 2018
Dry
Avg: 2.65 (3 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 soakhole trailhead (-38.167490, 176.269980)
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Soakhole Trail Reports

datedescription
Oct 19, 2018 @ 3:46pm
Oct 19, 2018
Oct 16, 2018 @ 1:53pm
Oct 16, 2018
Remove windfall trees and branches
Oct 16, 2018 @ 11:06am
Oct 16, 2018
Tree down on the track
Sep 8, 2018 @ 2:35pm
Sep 8, 2018
Remove 4 trees from trails
Sep 7, 2018 @ 10:34pm
Sep 7, 2018
tree down, a bit of debris on the trail
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Oct 16, 2018 @ 1:53pm
Oct 16, 2018
Soakhole, My City
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Oct 16, 2018 @ 1:53pm
Oct 16, 2018
Soakhole, My City
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Dec 28, 2017 @ 11:26am
Dec 28, 2017
Soakhole, Rotorua
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Jun 2, 2017 @ 11:46pm
Jun 2, 2017
Soakhole, Rotorua

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