817 ft
Distance
16 ft
Climb
-119 ft
Descent
00:01:52
Avg time

Upper Tumeke Details

  • Riding area
  • AKA
    Rehab
  • Difficulty rating
    Advanced
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    DH, AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Season
    Greasy when wet
  • TTFs on trail
    Berm, Jump, Roller Coaster, Wallride
  • Global Ranking
  • Year Opened
    2015
  • Land Manager

Tumeke meaning too much or awesome

It really is awesome but you will never have too much of it.

Upper Tumeke was restricted to a hillside that has a constant steep slope, we called upon the digger to shape it. This section is an Advanced grade.

The bottom half is a hand built sculpture of art using the terrain was a lot easier here as we could run it around a spur and also back and forward across the gullies adding rollers here and corners there

There are two lower options, one that will send you off to do another lap of Spicer Link and the other will get you a lot closer to your vehicle.

Access Info

Raiha street gate if you climb part way up Farm Road. You can also ride Spicer link and then The Doctor to arrive at the top
Alternatively Spicer botanical park climbing up The Doctor

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Upper Tumeke mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -103 ft
  • Altitude min
    398 ft
  • Altitude max
    502 ft
  • Altitude start
    502 ft
  • Altitude end
    398 ft
  • Grade
    -12.631%
  • Grade max
    -39.078%
  • Grade min
    10.129%
  • Distance climb
    225 ft
  • Distance down
    592 ft
  • Avg time
    00:01:52
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Status:
on Jul 25, 2017
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Avg: 4.4 (5 votes)

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Upper Tumeke Trail Reports

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Jul 25, 2017 @ 3:35am
Jul 25, 2017
For the end of July, the trals are in mostly good shape, a few springs seeping down banks in some sections
May 27, 2017 @ 10:38pm
May 27, 2017
Apr 21, 2017 @ 1:06am
Apr 21, 2017
Great fun. A few tiny ruts appearing
Apr 8, 2017 @ 10:50pm
Apr 8, 2017
Awesome fun as usual
Apr 2, 2017 @ 12:47pm
Apr 2, 2017
reporter Trails will be a bit wet with this weeks forecast
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May 27, 2016 @ 6:23pm
May 27, 2016
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May 11, 2015 @ 7:36pm
May 11, 2015
Upper Tumeke, My City

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