5,230 ft
Distance
1,099 ft
Climb
-1,106 ft
Descent
00:09:24
Avg time

The Q Track Details

  • Riding area
    Lake Mangamahoe
    New Plymouth
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Uphill Primary
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Family Friendly
    Yes
  • Ride in rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking

A new trail mainly digger built by TrailPro during early winter 2017. Their work in the park during this period was funded by grants from the TSB Community Trust and the New Zealand Community Trust.

It starts at the very northern end of the park off the main gravel road and heads you back to the south west through undulations and around trees. It eventually doubles back to head north and climbing up via switchbacks you come out almost opposite the entrance to Kahore Tau.

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More Stats for The Q Track mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -7 ft
  • Altitude min
    423 ft
  • Altitude max
    587 ft
  • Altitude start
    581 ft
  • Altitude end
    574 ft
  • Grade
    -0.125%
  • Grade max
    -253.718%
  • Grade min
    69.109%
  • Distance climb
    1,781 ft
  • Distance down
    1,536 ft
  • Distance flat
    1,913 ft
  • Avg time
    00:09:24
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on Sep 3, 2017
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The Q Track Trail Reports

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Sep 3, 2017 @ 12:18pm
Sep 3, 2017
A few corners are a bit greasy. The corner with that lake is also a bit wet.
Sep 2, 2017 @ 1:57pm
Sep 2, 2017
Track is super wet and very greasy in places
Jul 23, 2017 @ 2:58am
Jul 23, 2017
One of the early flat switchbacks had a significant pond of water, drainage overload I think from the recent heavy rain. Slumping section not...
Jul 17, 2017 @ 4:02am
Jul 17, 2017
Riding well after the wind has dried it out. Great track. One short section slumping and needs some retaining to keep the track's width OK.
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