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Whirinaki Forest Mountain Bike Track

State Highway 38, Murupara, New Zealand
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MTB Moerangi Trail

We are a fairly fit mountain biking group in our 50s and 60s, and took about 9 hours to do the 36k... read more

Reviewed 31 January 2016
dbh22
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Tauranga, New Zealand
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Epic ride along the Moerangi Trail and Whirinaki Forest

This mountain bike trail was in excellent condition for the full 36 km well done DOC. 1000 M gain... read more

Reviewed 26 January 2014
Craig H
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Jan 30, 2016
“MTB Moerangi Trail”
Jan 25, 2014
“Epic ride along the Moerangi Trail and Whirinaki Forest”
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State Highway 38, Murupara, New Zealand
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Reviewed 31 January 2016 via mobile

We are a fairly fit mountain biking group in our 50s and 60s, and took about 9 hours to do the 36k Moerangi trail. It is scenic and certainly completion gave a sense of satisfaction, but future riders need to know is steep and very...More

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Reviewed 26 January 2014 via mobile

This mountain bike trail was in excellent condition for the full 36 km well done DOC. 1000 M gain along the track kept us honest, and the 15 km or so of fast single track downhill along the route through totally native NZ bush and...More

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Reviewed 9 June 2013

We rode the red trail one morning and enjoyed the sections that were not overgrown. There were, however, windfalls in several places that meant we had to lie the bikes down to get under them. The occasional tangle of bush lawyer certainly added to the...More

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