4,776 ft
Distance
41 ft
Climb
-852 ft
Descent
00:05:57
Avg time

Velocity Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #43869 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    15 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

Steep upper section with optional lines then super fast.

Access Info

Starts in the Kaiteriteri Forest, either ride up to the top via Corkscrew and forest roads or enter via Marahau Road saddle and the forest roads.

Possible also to enter the track via Jaws, about 3 mins down

More Stats for Velocity bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -811 ft
  • Altitude min
    108 ft
  • Altitude max
    936 ft
  • Altitude start
    936 ft
  • Altitude end
    125 ft
  • Grade
    -16.984%
  • Grade max
    -56.671%
  • Grade min
    38.416%
  • Distance climb
    357 ft
  • Distance down
    4,239 ft
  • Distance flat
    179 ft
  • Avg time
    00:05:57
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Status:
on Mar 18, 2019
Variable
Avg: 2.75 (8 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction
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  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Last Ridden
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  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
The intended direction a trail should be ridden.
  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
ContributeDetails
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  • Photos
  • Description & Photos
  • Videos
Trail Popularity ?
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  • popular
  • less popular
  • not popular

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Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed

  • Land Owner Overlay
  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Indigenous
  • Military
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • Directions Directions
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
      Directions to velocity trailhead (-41.046600, 172.990760)
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      Velocity Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Mar 18, 2019 @ 5:14pm
      Mar 18, 2019
      reporter Reopened after fire risk closure
      Feb 5, 2019 @ 9:04pm
      Feb 5, 2019
      reporter Closed from 6 Feb 2019 due to Extreme Fire Risk. Updates on Facebook.
      Jan 27, 2019 @ 12:38pm
      Jan 27, 2019
      reporter Closed 28/1/19 due to extreme fire risk. Kaiteriteri Forest will remain closed until further notice so there is no access to this...
      Jun 1, 2017 @ 10:15pm
      Jun 1, 2017
      really fun, a bit scary and loose up the top where it needs a bit of work but about like 600 meters in it becomes a super skinny fast flowy trail...
      Dec 29, 2016 @ 12:11am
      Dec 29, 2016
      Track had large ruts near the tp, dont be sucked in by its name and start cautiosly first run
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 5 rides
      • 22 miles avg distance
      All
      • 46 rides
      •  

      Photos

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      225 |
      Apr 19, 2010 @ 10:26am
      Apr 19, 2010

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      Velocity - Kaiteriteri - NZ by Hugo
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