Koru Shortcut

Name

Koru Shortcut

Location

Makara Peak, Wellington, New Zealand

Overview

Shortcut up the hill off Koru.

Grade

Intermediate

Access

Bike and Foot

Description

Steep shortcut that skips several of the switchbacks on the lower part of Koru.

Getting there

When heading up Koru, the shortcut is marked on the right hand side before the first set of switchbacks.

The top of the shortcut rejoins Koru just before the chainring tree.

Other notes

Back when Koru was a two-way track, this shortcut provided a quicker route back to the car park. Now it is only slightly quicker than climbing the switchbacks.

Length

0.15km

Conditions

Single track

Last modified

16 Jan 2011 by Ian

Created by

Ian

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