3,282 ft
Distance
19 ft
Climb
-666 ft
Descent
00:03:06
Avg time

Original Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    DH, AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Global Ranking
    #5626
  • Land Manager

As the name suggests, it was one of the first trails ever built in Queenstown Bike Park. It follows the path of gold miners from the late 1800's and now serves a different purpose as a great bike trail. It starts off straight and fast and then hits a few loose corners before hitting some roller-coaster berms. It then heads out of the pine forest into the open overlooking some amazing views of Lake Wakatipu, The Remarkables and Cecil Peak. It ends with some tabletop jumps and a steep chute before joining Hammy's and the Return trail to the Gondola.

Bike Park

More Stats for Original mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -647 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,283 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,930 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,930 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,283 ft
  • Grade
    -19.722%
  • Grade max
    -104.661%
  • Grade min
    22.183%
  • Distance climb
    155 ft
  • Distance down
    3,069 ft
  • Distance flat
    58 ft
  • Avg time
    00:03:06
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Status:
on Apr 11, 2015
Dry
Avg: 4.6 (10 votes)

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Apr 11, 2015 @ 2:54pm
Apr 11, 2015
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