Old Coach Road

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AVERAGE RATING
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4.00 out of 5
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Beginner
14
km

Singletrack
↑ 300 m
↓ 200 m
617
elevation (m)

Shuttle
Trail Description
About this trail
The Ohakune Old Coach Road originally linked the North Island main trunk railway from the north to the south. On the track, riders will see steel viaducts, curved tunnel, railway bridge remains, old camp sites, and a cobbled road built in 1906. There are information displays along the way from DOC.
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Trail Features
Trail features
  • Lift Service
  • Drinking Water
  •   Night Riding
  • Pump Track
  • Restrooms
  • Winter Fat Biking
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Recent Trail Check-ins     (7 total check-ins)
  Copops   on Feb 24, 2018
  Copops   on Feb 23, 2018
  Jim Cummings   on Feb 23, 2018
  Chad Hobart   on Mar 1, 2017
  fergnago   on Sep 18, 2016
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Reviews (3)
 

Gramcounter

March 4, 2018
Copops Gramcounter  
 
Review: Lovely tail, a real mixture of single track and some open sights to see. Easy grade 2-3 with a couple of reasonable climbs. Slippery in the wet with a lot of cobblestones in one part of the ride. Worth visiting the rail bridge and Smash palace.

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Gramcounter

September 19, 2016
fergnago Gramcounter  
 
Review: Boggy in patches but still rideable. We rode to horopito and return. Just under 30 km . Nice scenery with good info on early history

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September 19, 2016
mongwolf Gramcounter  
 
Review: Hey Fergnago, keep sending us New Zealand photos and reviews. Cool stuff. Always love hearing about NZ and NZ riding.

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World Champ

December 24, 2014
 
Review: Historic and scenic - it's a great trail.

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Old Coach Road MTB Trail 4.00 out of 5 based on 3 ratings. 3 user reviews.
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