1 miles
Distance
170 ft
Climb
-582 ft
Descent
00:12:10
Avg time

The Crocodile Details

  • Riding area
    Kennedy's Bush
    Christchurch
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Global Ranking
  • Land Manager
    Dan van Asch

This fun track was built by Dan van Asch and is entirely on his property.

Ride the shared use track from the carpark on Cashmere Rd. Crocodile starts at the pine trees and weaves and climbs through the pine forest and then descends into a gully. From the gully it’s a steady and pleasant climb up to the start of Kennedys Bush Track.

Crocodile is a great downhill ride as well, with bermed corners and plenty of grade reversal to pump through and enjoy.

When the weather is wet Crocodile could be closed. However Kennedys Bush track stays open, and can be accessed by riding up Kennedys Bush Rd.

Access Info

From the carpark at Halswell Quarry or from Kennedys Bush Track.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for The Crocodile mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -413 ft
  • Altitude min
    49 ft
  • Altitude max
    471 ft
  • Altitude start
    462 ft
  • Altitude end
    49 ft
  • Grade max
    -37.403%
  • Grade min
    20.745%
  • Distance climb
    2,003 ft
  • Distance down
    4,804 ft
  • Distance flat
    886 ft
  • Avg time
    00:12:10
  • Avg reverse time
    00:03:09
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Status:
on Jun 9, 2018
Dry
Avg: 2.65 (3 votes)

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Trail Style
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Directions to the-crocodile trailhead (-43.601810, 172.590730)

Photos

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Apr 3, 2018 @ 1:19pm
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The Crocodile, Christchurch
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The Crocodile, Christchurch
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The Crocodile, Christchurch
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Jul 25, 2016 @ 2:04am
Jul 25, 2016
The Crocodile, Christchurch

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