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 Sunday, July 19, 2009
Some Wellington Road Cycling Hill Climb Grades

Thoughts I’d start a post of some of the grades of the various hills (Road Cycling) around Wellington.

I’ve pulled these off various rides around the place. Have noted where some are averages. All data recorded on a Polar s625x


Hill Map Distance Height Grade
Makara Saddle. Karori Side.
Cnr Allington Road and Apex of Saddle
Average of 3
1.05km 87m 8.5%
Makara Saddle. Makara Side
Lamp-post in front of Church to Lamppost at top of Saddle
Average of 2
2.61km 186m 7.15%
Takarau Gorge Road Intersection to Top of J’ville
Intersection Makara Rd and Takarau Rd to top of Johnsonville on Cortina Road
11.07km 268m 2.2%
Aro Valley Up Raroa Road
From Traffic island at bottom of hill to top of hill on Raroa Road
1.96km 107m 5.7%
Adventure Sports | Gettin Fit|Sunday, July 19, 2009 8:46:29 AM UTC|Comments [1]|