Rock Garden

Name

Rock Garden

Location

Akatarawa Forest, Wellington, New Zealand

Overview

Gnarly technical downhill through a difficult rock garden.

Grade

Advanced

Access

Bike and Foot

Description

Drop down this steep and progressively gnarlier technical downhill which culminates in a boulder strewn rock garden. There are also many drop offs to watch out for.

The track ends in a deep gully at a river crossing. The river is a good place for a rest, in preparation for the subsequent difficult climb up Devil's Staircase.

Getting there

Starts from a clearing at the northern end of Deadwood.

Ends with a river crossing at a base of Devil's Staircase.

Other notes

This track forms part of the Karapoti Classic course.

Length

1.36km

Conditions

Single track

Last modified

3 Apr 2009 by Ian

Created by

Ian

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A Cheeky Monkey production, nice one!