Stunning views over the Canterbury Plains and down through the Bowenvale Valley. Along with the Bowenhill Downhill, this is the oldest MTB track on the Port Hills.
Grade: 3, intermediate. Steep slopes, rougher sections, some narrow tracks, avoidable obstacles.
Start: Thomsons car park at the top of Victoria Park car park.
Finish: Top of Huntsbury Track at the base of Mt Vernon.
Access: Turn left at the Sign of the Kiwi onto Summit Road. Drive/bike approximately 1 km east along Summit Road to Thomsons car park. This carpark is the where all/most down hill runs start in Victoria Park.
Signs: Posted at each end.
Description: From the car park, turn right onto a smooth gravel track in the pine forest. Continue along the track into tussock country.