4,282 ft
Distance
51 ft
Climb
-59 ft
Descent
00:04:19
Avg time

Details

  • Riding Area
    Huka Trails
    Taupo
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Doubletrack
  • Bike Type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular direction shown
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #50546 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    70 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

Follows beside Karetoto Rd between Kefi at the Hub Cafe and Wairakei Resort track. Part of the Aratiatia loop. Park map no 6.

Access Info

Enter by the bike on a pole on the north side of Kefi at the Hub Cafe or on the river side of the road opposite Shooters Golf Range.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Wairakei Tourist Track bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -9 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,250 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,289 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,286 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,278 ft
  • Grade
    -0.2%
  • Grade max
    -7.872%
  • Grade min
    11.205%
  • Distance climb
    1,923 ft
  • Distance down
    2,359 ft
  • Avg time
    00:04:19
  • Avg reverse time
    00:03:38
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Status:
on Nov 22, 2018
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
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  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • 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 Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
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  • Parking Parking
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  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
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      Wairakei Tourist... Trail Reports

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 1 rides
      • 19 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 77 rides
      • 18 miles avg distance
      All
      • 641 rides
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      Routes with this trail

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