2,621 ft
Distance
4 ft
Climb
-107 ft
Descent
00:03:51
Avg time
Supporters, Builders, Maintainers & Land Managers of Widow Maker (Rock Shute) Trail

Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • E-Bike
  • Riding Area
    Cougar MTB Park
    Tokoroa
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Trail Visibility
    Always easy to follow
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
    Yes up to Class 1
  • TTFs on Trail
    Berm, Drop, Jump, Gap Jump, Log Ride, Rock Face
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #10633 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #9432 in E-Biking
  • Local Popularity
    85 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 65 in E-Biking
  • Year Opened
    2019

Grade four with good gap jumps and high berms. Highlighted by a drop in between two large rock features. There is a B-Line if you're not keen on completing the drop.

Local Trail Association
Traditionally Indigenous Territory
More Stats for Widow Maker (Rock Shute) mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    -106 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,222 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,328 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,328 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,224 ft
  • Grade
    -4%
  • Grade max
    -30%
  • Grade min
    5.2%
  • Distance climb
    436 ft
  • Distance down
    1,601 ft
  • Distance flat
    584 ft
  • Avg time
    00:03:51
  • Avg reverse time
    00:09:52
  • view trail stats
Status:
on Feb 19, 2022
Ideal
Avg: 5 (1 votes)

view (624)
close
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Snow Cover Inadequate
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Flow (Ridden Direction)
Trailforks scans users ridelogs to determine the most popular direction each trail is ridden. A good flowing trail network will have most trails flowing in a single direction according to their intension.
The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.
  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
  • bi-directional trail
  • no data
Trail Last Ridden
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine the last time a trail was ridden.
  • < 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
Contribute Details
Colors indicate trail is missing specified detail.
  • Description
  • Photos
  • Description & Photos
  • Videos
Trail Popularity ?
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine which trails are ridden the most in the last 9 months. Trails are compared with nearby trails in the same city region with a possible 25 colour shades. Think of this as a heatmap, more rides = more kinetic energy = warmer colors.
  • most popular
  • popular
  • less popular
  • not popular
ATV/ORV/OHV Filter
Max Vehicle Width
inches

Radar Time
x Activity Recordings
Trailforks users anonymized public ridelogs from the past 6 months.
  • mountain biking recent
  • mountain biking (>6 month)
  • hiking (1 year)
  • moto (1 year)
Activity Recordings
Trailforks users anonymized public skilogs from the past 12 months.
  • Downhill Ski
  • Backcountry Ski
  • Nordic Ski
Jump Magnitude Heatmap
Heatmap of where riders jump on trails. Zoom in to see individual jumps, click circles to view jump details.
Trails Deemphasized
Trails are shown in grey.
disable
Only show trails with NO bikes.
enable
      Directions to widow-maker-rock-shute trailhead (-38.219350, 175.895050)
      update trails status or condition

      Widow Maker... Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Feb 19, 2022 @ 9:15pm
      Feb 19, 2022
      Overgrown vegetation in places with hidden blackberry.
      Sep 11, 2020 @ 3:43pm
      Sep 11, 2020
      Jul 31, 2020 @ 4:21pm
      Jul 31, 2020
      Soil around obstacles not compacted causing issues when landing
      Jun 12, 2020 @ 2:46pm
      Jun 12, 2020
      May 8, 2020 @ 5:25pm
      May 8, 2020
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 1 rides
      • 19 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 25 rides
      • 17 miles avg distance
      All
      • 419 rides
      •  

      Photos

      no photos have been added for Widow Maker (Rock Shute) yet, add a photo.

      Reviews / Comments

      No reviews yet, be the first to write a review or ask a question.
      Use trail reports to comment on trail conditions.






      Videos

      more »
      youtuber Widow Maker @ Cougar MTB Park Tokoroa
      3:11 | 348 | Oct 20, 2020 , Tokoroa
      Cougar Mtb Park New flow trail!! The Widow Maker
      2:40 | 700 | Jun 26, 2019 , Tokoroa
      • subscribe
      • flag
      • login to download gpx or kml files.