2 miles
Distance
1,127 ft
Climb
-516 ft
Descent
00:19:12
Avg time

Transient Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Ride in rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
  • Year Opened
    2009
  • Land Manager
    WCC

This two-way track was built to enhance bike access through Polhill Reserve along with Highbury Fling. This track greatly improves on the old, and very steep, Durham Street walking track that provides access to two radio antenna and joins up with the 4WD road off the end of Durham Street.

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Access Info

Northern end - start at the small park on Aro Street.
Southern end - join from Highbury Fling, or enter the trail from Ashton Fitchett Drive

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Transient mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    611 ft
  • Altitude min
    187 ft
  • Altitude max
    820 ft
  • Altitude start
    189 ft
  • Altitude end
    800 ft
  • Grade
    5.446%
  • Grade max
    -138.089%
  • Grade min
    139.332%
  • Distance climb
    1 miles
  • Distance down
    3,539 ft
  • Distance flat
    1,071 ft
  • Avg time
    00:19:12
  • Avg reverse time
    00:14:56
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Status:
on Oct 25, 2017
Dry
Avg: 3.9 (10 votes)

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Transient Trail Reports

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Oct 25, 2017 @ 11:36pm
Oct 25, 2017
Sep 30, 2017 @ 10:15pm
Sep 30, 2017
Sep 24, 2017 @ 12:19pm
Sep 24, 2017
Sep 2, 2017 @ 10:17pm
Sep 2, 2017
Bit damp in places but good
Aug 29, 2017 @ 3:17pm
Aug 29, 2017
Was very wet Monday, starting to dry out now
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May 1, 2015 @ 3:48am
May 1, 2015
Transient, Wellington

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