4,571 ft
Distance
103 ft
Climb
-27 ft
Descent
00:08:50
Avg time

Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • E-Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    XC
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular direction shown
  • Physical Rating
    Easy
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
    Yes up to Class 1
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #96241 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #11817 in E-Biking
  • Local Popularity
    25 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 15 in E-Biking
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

Links the Contact Lookout carpark to Karetoto Rd through the thermal area behind Wairakei Resort.Park map no 6.

Access Info

Enter from the north via the Contact Lookout off the Thermal Explorer Highway. From the south leave Karetoto Road left opposite the GNS buildings.

Local Trail Association
Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for Wairakei Resort Track mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    75 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,201 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,286 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,211 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,286 ft
  • Grade
    1.651%
  • Grade max
    -4.042%
  • Grade min
    12.292%
  • Distance climb
    2,465 ft
  • Distance down
    1,098 ft
  • Distance flat
    1,009 ft
  • Avg time
    00:08:50
  • Avg reverse time
    00:09:11
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Status:
on Aug 4, 2021
Variable
Avg: 2.5 (2 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Snow Cover Inadequate
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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      Wairakei Resort... Trail Reports

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      Aug 4, 2021 @ 4:59pm
      Aug 4, 2021
      Nice trail. Entry is wrong though. It now goes a different way. Unsure how Trailforks fix this. Make sure to go off and ride all the way to the...
      Jan 29, 2021 @ 9:43pm
      Jan 29, 2021
      Very dry, sandy or loose gravel. Track is super confusing as there there the mapped tracker which is the old road and the new track which goes...
      Dec 1, 2020 @ 8:14pm
      Dec 1, 2020
      Trees down preventing access to and from the bike park on the golf course side. Alternate entry/exit via the golf fairway.
      May 30, 2020 @ 9:28pm
      May 30, 2020
      reporter Clear after being closed under level 4.
      Mar 27, 2020 @ 7:48pm
      Mar 27, 2020
      Back entrance from Prawn Farm road - gate chained closed
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

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      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 21 rides
      • 22 miles avg distance
      All
      • 344 rides
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      Aug 4, 2021 @ 4:59pm
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      Jan 24, 2021 @ 3:01am
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      Dec 1, 2020 @ 8:14pm
      Dec 1, 2020
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      Apr 12, 2019 @ 7:05pm
      Apr 12, 2019

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