grahamt wrote:I've always wondered why people ride down Rapaki anyway, when there's so many better options.
Trail wrote:I give it 2 winters to get right back to what it was like before they started.
Trail wrote:I agree. It seems like a waste of money to me. I give it 2 winters to get right back to what it was like before they started.
handy-andy wrote:Bingo. That's why they do it. Periodic maintenance ensures the trails don't deteriorate to the point where they become impassible. If you don't like it, just wait until Autumn.
danose wrote:impassable to whom? wheelchairs? mum's pushing prams?
crazychris wrote:What bit have they 'repaired' ?? the bottom section?
Trail wrote:crazychris wrote:What bit have they 'repaired' ?? the bottom section?
Yep, they are about half way up, and it looks to me like they might be going to "repair" right the way to the top.
crazychris wrote:What surface is it? gravel or that hard-packed brown stuff, or are they just levelling it out.