4,789 ft
337 ft
-65 ft
Avg time

Turbine road Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Access Road/Trail
  • Trail type
    Dirt/Gravel Road
  • Trail Usage
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
  • Physical rating
  • Ride in rain

This was closed for two years to the public to move wind turbines through to Mill stream, they widened the road and graveled it making it great for beginners once the links around it are sorted out. One link is planned from Spicer botanical park to this area.
You can use the Te Ara Roa and create an easy loop

Access Info

Broken Hill road
Victory Cres
Ohariu Valley road
Te Ara Roa (spicer)

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Turbine road mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    271 ft
  • Altitude min
    552 ft
  • Altitude max
    830 ft
  • Altitude start
    552 ft
  • Altitude end
    823 ft
  • Grade
  • Grade max
  • Grade min
  • Distance climb
    3,339 ft
  • Distance down
    821 ft
  • Distance flat
    629 ft
  • Avg time
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Directions to turbine-road trailhead (-41.173790, 174.802290)
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2 Reviews & Comments

  • + 1
flag Nymble (Aug 18, 2016 at 23:59)
 What's the state of this road. Could yo get from Ohariu to Broken hill on a road bike?
  • + 1
flag mccmartini MCG (Aug 21, 2016 at 13:18)
 The road is mainly gravel and tarmac. the steeper sections being tarmac and flat bits being gravel. Probably quite manageable!

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