1 miles
Distance
604 ft
Climb
-193 ft
Descent
591 ft
High Point

Te Ara Kōpiko Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Uphill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Local Popularity
    45 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

Shared use easy climb from the Maitai river through the arboretum to the Tantragee Saddle. Access to the Dun Mountain Trail, Fringed Hill and Codgers trails.

Access Info

This is private land owned by Ngāti Koata. You need an Access Permit to ride this trail. They cost $20 for a 2 week pass (purchased from bike shops in Nelson) or you get a year permit with Nelson Mountain Bike Club membership (ww.nelsonmtb.club)

More Stats for Te Ara Kōpiko bike trail
  • Altitude change
    412 ft
  • Altitude min
    175 ft
  • Altitude start
    179 ft
  • Altitude end
    591 ft
  • Grade
    5.899%
  • Grade max
    -29.912%
  • Grade min
    37.569%
  • Distance climb
    4,490 ft
  • Distance down
    2,030 ft
  • Distance flat
    460 ft
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Status:
on Sep 28, 2019
Dry
Avg: 4 (2 votes)

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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
Trail Ridden Direction
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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Last Ridden
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  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
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  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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Trail Popularity ?
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  • popular
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Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • 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
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
      Directions to te-ara-k-piko trailhead (-41.289590, 173.322640)
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      Te Ara Kōpiko Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Sep 28, 2019 @ 1:03pm
      Sep 28, 2019
      Closed due to forestry operations Monday through Friday, to 20 December.
      Sep 28, 2019 @ 1:02pm
      Sep 28, 2019
      Aug 25, 2019 @ 6:42pm
      Aug 25, 2019
      reporter Closed due to slip and forestry operations
      Aug 24, 2019 @ 3:02pm
      Aug 24, 2019
      Slip across whole track on lower section. Impassable.
      Aug 21, 2019 @ 11:23am
      Aug 21, 2019
      reporter CLOSED Monday to Friday due to logging
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
      •  
      6 Months
      • 41 rides
      • 16 miles avg distance
      All
      • 0 rides
      •  

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      1 Review & Comments

      • + 0
      flag Karenebiker (Aug 24, 2019 at 15:00)
       Lots of small slips and one big one on lower section covering the whole track. Impassable on Saturday 24th.
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