Devil's Staircase

Name

Devil's Staircase

Location

Akatarawa Forest, Wellington, New Zealand

Overview

A largely unridable steep climb up an often muddy clay slide.

Grade

Advanced

Access

Bike and Foot

Description

This is the second big climb of the Karapoti Classic. Much of this steep climb is unridable, so expect a fair bit of bike carrying.

The track surface often consists of deep mud, which makes the climb even more difficult.

Getting there

Starts with a river crossing at the base of the Rock Garden.

Ends at an intersection with Titi Road.

Other notes

This track forms part of the Karapoti Classic course.

Length

1.78km

Conditions

Single track

Last modified

3 Apr 2009 by Ian

Created by

Ian

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