|RFx ID :||18576135|
|Tender Name :||Lookout Up Trail - Sections 1,2 & 3|
|Reference # :||CI00032|
|Open Date :||Tuesday, 18 April 2017 1:00 PM (Pacific/Auckland UTC+12:00)|
|Close Date :||Tuesday, 16 May 2017 11:00 PM (Pacific/Auckland UTC+12:00)|
|Tender Type :||Request for Tenders (RFT)|
|Tender Coverage :||Sole Agency [?]|
|Required Pre-qualifications :||None|
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The trail, situated in Porirua Scenic Reserve, will provide a pathway for intermediate to experienced mountain bikers and an easier alternative for walkers to ascend and descend to and from the lookout at Rangituhi without having to use the much steeper Colonial Knob walkway.
The track will be approximately 5.23 kilometres long and will be constructed in three sections:
• Section 1 - Camp Elsdon to Vantage Point
The lower section of track is 1,250 metres long and 1.5 metres in wide with an average gradient of less than 5%. This section will be two-way for both walkers and cyclists.
• Section 2 - Vantage Point to Easy Downhill Junction
The middle section of track is approximately 1,800 metres long and 0.8 metres wide with an average gradient of approximately 5%. This section will be two-way for walkers and uphill only for cyclists.
• Section 3 - Easy Downhill Junction to Lookout
The top section of the trail is 2,180 metres long and 0.8 metres wide with an average gradient of 7%. This section is two-way for walkers and uphill only for cyclists.