2 miles
Distance
267 ft
Climb
-119 ft
Descent
00:35:58
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
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • Global Ranking
    #69450 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    30 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in E-Biking
    • 50 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

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Te Ara Ahi - Rainbow Mountain to Waiotapu is a 2,574 m less popular green singletrack trail located near Rotorua. This mountain bike primary trail can be used both directions. On average it takes 35 minutes to complete this trail.

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More Stats for Te Ara Ahi - Rainbow Mountain to Waiotapu mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    147 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,239 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,386 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,239 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,386 ft
  • Grade
    1.743%
  • Grade max
    -17.124%
  • Grade min
    28.234%
  • Distance climb
    4,419 ft
  • Distance down
    2,120 ft
  • Distance flat
    1,904 ft
  • Avg time
    00:35:58
  • Avg reverse time
    01:54:31
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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
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  • < 50%
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  • < 1 month
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  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

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  • 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
  • Boardwalk Boardwalk
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
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      Te Ara Ahi -... Trail Reports

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      May 20, 2020 @ 11:40pm
      May 20, 2020
      Sprayed grass areas were overgrown trail glyphosate 360 and blabberry and broom underpass to waiotapu loop rd and crossings
      Dec 29, 2019 @ 8:31pm
      Dec 29, 2019
      Sprayed 3/4 of trail from kero creek rd will come back and mow from full back before spraying to find trail foliage cut back in 1st section and 3...
      Nov 21, 2019 @ 1:51pm
      Nov 21, 2019
      Sprayed trail to 1st intersection turn 1.2km
      Apr 6, 2019 @ 10:41am
      Apr 6, 2019
      Sprayed road to underpass in statehighway
      Feb 2, 2019 @ 6:54pm
      Feb 2, 2019
      Vegetation over grown
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 1 rides
      • 51 miles avg distance
      All
      • 32 rides
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      Photos

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      May 20, 2020 @ 11:40pm
      May 20, 2020
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      May 20, 2020 @ 11:40pm
      May 20, 2020
      5 |
      Dec 29, 2019 @ 8:31pm
      Dec 29, 2019
      7 |
      Dec 29, 2019 @ 8:31pm
      Dec 29, 2019

      Routes with this trail

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      Rainbow Mountain Route - RideSpots.com
      8 miles

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