7 miles
Distance
934 ft
Climb
-837 ft
Descent
00:59:01
Avg time

Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Green
  • Trail type
    Mixed
  • Bike type
    XC, Fat, Adaptive MTB
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Season
    all seasons
  • Family Friendly
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
    Yes
  • TTFs on trail
    Bridge
  • Ride in rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking

This trail is an awesome scenic route that is a section of the Waikato river trails between Whakamaru and Mangakino/Lake Maraetai. This is a family friendly trail that suits a wide range of fitness and skill levels. The Trail is mostly gravel with some sections of dirt.

Access Info

The trail can be accessed via the Mangakino lakefront reserve or from the Whakamaru dam

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Waikato River trail - Whakamaru to Mangakino mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    98 ft
  • Altitude min
    623 ft
  • Altitude max
    738 ft
  • Altitude start
    641 ft
  • Altitude end
    738 ft
  • Grade
    0.267%
  • Grade max
    -37.654%
  • Grade min
    53.114%
  • Distance climb
    3 miles
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    2 miles
  • Avg time
    00:59:01
  • Avg reverse time
    00:48:59
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Status:
on Apr 25, 2017
Dry
Avg: 4 (2 votes)

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Waikato River... Trail Reports

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Apr 25, 2017 @ 12:32pm
Apr 25, 2017
Wonderful scenic ride with views over the river
Jan 30, 2017 @ 12:10pm
Jan 30, 2017
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