1.6 miles
Distance
253 ft
Climb
-116 ft
Descent
00:05:56
Avg time
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Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • E-Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Te Ara Ahi
    Rotorua
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
    Yes up to Class 1
  • Global Ranking
    #139256 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #22310 in E-Biking
    • #77518 in Trail Running
  • Local Popularity
    15 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 20 in E-Biking
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

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Te Ara Ahi - Rainbow Mountain to Waiotapu is a 3 km less popular green singletrack trail located near Rotorua. This mountain bike primary trail can be used both directions. On average it takes 5 minutes to complete this trail.

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More Stats for Te Ara Ahi - Rainbow Mountain to Waiotapu mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    136 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,269 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,432 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,269 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,404 ft
  • Grade
    1.6%
  • Grade max
    -20.5%
  • Grade min
    20.4%
  • Distance climb
    1 mile
  • Distance down
    1,762 ft
  • Distance flat
    610 ft
  • Avg time
    00:05:56
  • Avg reverse time
    00:13:29
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Snow Cover Inadequate
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • One Direction
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  • mountain biking (>6 month)
  • hiking (1 year)
  • moto (1 year)
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      Te Ara Ahi -... Trail Reports

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      Jun 29, 2021 @ 10:20pm
      Jun 29, 2021
      reporter
      Report of netting loose on the bridge. Sections of it stapled down and weeds cleared around it. CH Grafitti on the bridge, will need to return to...
      May 19, 2021 @ 3:29pm
      May 19, 2021
      reporter
      Vegetation cut back on trail, brushcutter and loppers, surface cleared. CH, MC
      Mar 16, 2021 @ 7:26pm
      Mar 16, 2021
      Sprayed underpass cut foliage back on middle section and sprayed hrass and weeds at farm gate middle section
      Feb 16, 2021 @ 1:22pm
      Feb 16, 2021
      reporter
      Curtain of blackberry coming across the Waiotapu underpass. Volunteer has cut back the curtain. We have notified RLC that more work is needed to...
      Dec 16, 2020 @ 10:17am
      Dec 16, 2020
      Mowed middle of trail the entrances and exits to this sider would benefit with a weed eat
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

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      Feb 16, 2021 @ 1:23pm
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      Dec 16, 2020 @ 10:18am
      Dec 16, 2020

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