6.2 miles
Distance
2,139 ft
Climb
-1,482 ft
Descent
00:44:41
Avg time

Skyline Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Trail type
    Mixed
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Black Diamond
  • Physical rating
    Hard
  • Global Ranking
  • Land Manager

This dual use track runs North and South along the ridge between Old Coach Road in Johnsonville and Makara Saddle in Karori. Although only graded as "Intermediate", the climbs are steep and some of the switchbacks and single track sections are more "Advanced" to "Expert" level.

More Stats for Skyline mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    656 ft
  • Altitude min
    723 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,385 ft
  • Altitude start
    725 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,381 ft
  • Grade
    2.006%
  • Grade max
    -61.006%
  • Grade min
    88.364%
  • Distance climb
    3.0 miles
  • Distance down
    2.6 miles
  • Distance flat
    3,240 ft
  • Avg time
    00:44:41
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Status:
on Mar 12, 2016
Very Dry
Avg: 3 (4 votes)

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Skyline Trail Reports

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Mar 12, 2016 @ 8:50pm
Mar 12, 2016
Dec 3, 2015 @ 11:29am
Dec 3, 2015
Trail dry and some upgrades of the trail surface going on towards the Karori end.
Aug 15, 2015 @ 1:37pm
Aug 15, 2015
With the recent rain the cattle has trashed the track in the usual places. Expect significant bogs in places so consider using the farm tracks to...
Feb 11, 2015 @ 8:45pm
Feb 11, 2015
Mostly clear. Some veg control has happened down the Karori end, but there are a few spots of gorse that are happy to attack you where the...
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