2,999 ft
76 ft
-330 ft
Avg time

Taniwha Details

The trail is pretty muddy all year round due to several creeks crossing it. It's narrow and technical all the way down, but rewards you by linking straight to Bee Line, then across the fire road straight onto G-Drop for some high speed shredding.

be prepared to eat some low flying branches at all times.

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More Stats for Taniwha mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -255 ft
  • Altitude min
    929 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,184 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,184 ft
  • Altitude end
    929 ft
  • Grade max
  • Grade min
  • Distance climb
    793 ft
  • Distance down
    2,088 ft
  • Distance flat
    118 ft
  • Avg time
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on Aug 26, 2017
Avg: 1 (1 votes)

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Directions to taniwha trailhead (-41.097510, 175.169470)
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Taniwha Trail Reports

Aug 26, 2017 @ 11:57pm
Aug 26, 2017
Running great. Little bit of mud, but isn't that the point??
Jun 10, 2017 @ 11:53pm
Jun 10, 2017
Recently had a large amount of gravel added on the upper section, to fill in a lot of the large ruts. Still just the same as ever after that...
Jan 29, 2017 @ 5:07pm
Jan 29, 2017
The trail fairies have been trimming the over grown upper sections of this trail. It's totally ridable right now but expect some cuts and...
Oct 3, 2016 @ 7:53pm
Oct 3, 2016
Still pretty overgrown in the upper and mid sections.
Jul 31, 2016 @ 1:38am
Jul 31, 2016
Very wet with running water running down the trail for much of it. Bushes encroaching on trail in places.
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Medium Loop 2
3 miles

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