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Te Kōtukutuku

 

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New trail

photo: Graeme Murray

 

Named after Te Kōtukutuku Point along Lake Rotokakahi.
The Kōtukutuku is also the native tree fuchsia that grows in the area.
GRADE: 2


LENGTH: 2.8km


BUILT: by Rotorua Trails Trust team members, Casey King and Lance Tavinor. It took approximately 17 weeks to complete and was opened in late September 2018.
Getting there: The trail starts at the intersections of Tikitapu and Lake Front Roads and the Blue Lake walking track, just opposite the top end of two-way trail Tangaroamihi.


TRAIL DESCRIPTION: The trail is beginner grade mountain bike trail with gentle, mostly downhill flow.
It’s wide with no steep down or uphill sections. It has incredible views over the lake and forest with some rest areas where you can take in the best of the natural environment. While it’s grade 2, anyone can enjoy the gentle flowy trail.


GETTING OUT: The trail ends on Lake Front Road at Lake Rotokakahi (Green Lake), not too far from Kung Fu Walrus extension. You can go left and ride back up the road to the start of the trail.
Other option is to go right and continue along Lake Front Road.
From there you can on to Baja, Mossy and out onto Te Ara Ahi and back to Waipa, or go to Jeff’s Link and Tikitapu Road.


 

 


Please ride within your limits, and be aware that trails can change with weather and heavy use from race events effecting their difficulty. Ride Rotorua will in no way be liable for any injury or damages arising from riding any of the trails listed on the Ride Rotorua website.

 

 

RIDERS COMMENTS:

RODE THIS TRAIL WITH A 6 YR AND 9 YR OLD BEST TRAIL EVER FOR FAMILY FUN. THE WAY BACK TO STARTING POINT IS A DRAG THOUGH WITH LARGE STONES AND SANDY GRAVEL STRUGGLE FOR KIDS

 

AMAR - 10/02/19 02:41pm

 

Sweet track to take the kids on

 

Cam - 21/10/18 10:14pm