1 miles
Distance
370 ft
Climb
-214 ft
Descent
00:11:02
Avg time

Switchbacks Climb Details

  • Riding area
    Oropi Grove
    Tauranga
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Uphill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Global Ranking

Steady climb up to Joyce Road entrance with short or long option near the top, then pleasant blat along the fenceline to the top of switchbacks downhill.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Switchbacks Climb mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    156 ft
  • Altitude min
    39 ft
  • Altitude max
    216 ft
  • Altitude start
    39 ft
  • Altitude end
    196 ft
  • Grade
    2.956%
  • Grade max
    -35.227%
  • Grade min
    61.273%
  • Distance climb
    2,734 ft
  • Distance down
    1,733 ft
  • Distance flat
    821 ft
  • Avg time
    00:11:02
  • Avg reverse time
    00:01:57
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Status:
on Feb 22, 2018
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 switchbacks-climb trailhead (-37.764915, 176.132080)
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Switchbacks Climb Trail Reports

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Feb 22, 2018 @ 9:53pm
Feb 22, 2018
A few good piles of dog shit on first incline. Messy
Jan 12, 2018 @ 10:02am
Jan 12, 2018
Lots of cones and pine needles on Trail from recent storm needs someone with a blower to clear it.
Sep 11, 2017 @ 10:30pm
Sep 11, 2017
Sep 9, 2017 @ 8:24pm
Sep 9, 2017
Nov 19, 2016 @ 9:43am
Nov 19, 2016
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1 Review & Comments

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flag Crawfordrobb (Feb 22, 2018 at 21:51)
 A few good size piles of dog shit on first incline. Messy
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