Craters MTB Park - Wairakei Forest
Wairakei, Waikato

At a Glance

Trail Overview

Fire road

Riding Styles

XC / Trail


Green (Easy) Blue (More difficult) Black (Very difficult) Double Black (Extremely difficult)

Craters has a nice mix of tight and more open and fast singletrack, linked together by fire roads.

There are plenty of options to ride for a couple of hours on singletrack, ranging from pine forest to open clear felled areas.

Finding the Trail Head

Flow Nation
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There are several, but the main carpark is on Karapiti Rd, off SH1 with a big sign saying Craters of the Moon.