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      Bike Park Closed for Season. Opens on December 7
      Lift-accessed mountain biking in the heart of the Southern Alps. It'll take your breath away.

      The Cardrona Bike Park features a variety of lift-accessed downhill mountain bike trails for all levels of rider to enjoy. With some of the longest vertical descents in the country, come & explore our alpine playground. Lap the lifts daily from 10am – 4pm (6pm Dec 28 - Feb 2) & until 8pm on Friday nights.

      Cardrona Mountain Bike Park is open every day from December 7, 2019 – March 29, 2020 (closed Christmas Day)
      Primary Trail Type: All-Mountain & Downhill
      Land Status: Private Property
      Parking google parking directions
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      Bike Park Details
      • 1
      • 2
      • 8
      • 1
      • 9
      • 3

      Region Status
      Open as of Apr 25, 2022
      Day Ticket
      90 NZD
      Uplift Type
      Chair Lift
      Season start
      Dec 7
      Season end
      Mar 29

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      26
      Trails Mountain Bike
      25
      Trails E-Bike
      3
      Trails ATV/ORV/OHV
      1
      Total Distance
      20 miles
      Total Descent
      14,921 ft
      Total Vertical
      4,349 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      6,171 ft
      Reports
      100
      Photos
      310
      Ridden Counter
      7,044

      Photos of Cardrona Bike Park NZ Mountain Bike

      trail: Grasshopper
      16 |
      Feb 21, 2022 @ 6:50pm
      Feb 21, 2022
      26 |
      Jan 7, 2022 @ 4:40am
      Jan 7, 2022
      trail: Sweet As
      35 |
      Feb 21, 2021 @ 5:51pm
      Feb 21, 2021
      trail: Sweet As
      44 |
      Feb 21, 2021 @ 5:49pm
      Feb 21, 2021
      310 |
      Jan 6, 2021 @ 3:35pm
      Jan 6, 2021
      trail: Prospector
      242 |
      Jan 6, 2021 @ 3:35pm
      Jan 6, 2021
      trail: Morning Glory
      215 |
      Jan 5, 2016 @ 3:05am
      Jan 5, 2016
      trail: Morning Glory
      193 |
      Jan 5, 2016 @ 3:04am
      Jan 5, 2016

      Videos of Cardrona Bike Park NZ Mountain Bike

      Cruisin Cardrona
      6:29 | 55 | Mar 11, 2019
      Mellow run
      3:16 | 337 | Feb 20, 2016
      youtuber Mountain Bike Laps at Cardrona Bike Park, New...
      3:38 | 430 | Jun 25, 2020 , Wānaka
      youtuber Peak To Pub - Cardrona Bike Park
      14:20 | 489 | Feb 20, 2020 , Wānaka
      Cardrona Bike Park: Gilby's, High Viz, Boulder...
      9:49 | 298 | Mar 31, 2019 , Wānaka
      Cardrona Bike Park: Gilby's, High Viz, Boulder...
      trail: Hi ViZ
      9:49 | 310 | Mar 31, 2019 , Wānaka
      Cardrona Bike Park: Gilby's, High Viz,...
      trail: Gilby's
      9:49 | 259 | Mar 31, 2019 , Wānaka
      youtuber Cardrona Bike Park: Part 2 - Gilby's, High...
      trail: DTL
      9:49 | 329 | Mar 31, 2019 , Wānaka

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditioninfouser
      Grasshopper
      Feb 13, 2022 @ 2:09pm
      Feb 13, 2022
      Idealtenpointfive
      Back to Base
      Feb 13, 2022 @ 2:09pm
      Feb 13, 2022
      Idealtenpointfive
      Sweet As
      Feb 13, 2022 @ 2:09pm
      Feb 13, 2022
      Idealtenpointfive
      Morning Glory
      Feb 13, 2022 @ 2:09pm
      Feb 13, 2022
      Idealtenpointfive
      Arcadia
      Feb 13, 2022 @ 2:09pm
      Feb 13, 2022
      Idealtenpointfive
      Crankshaft
      Feb 13, 2022 @ 2:09pm
      Feb 13, 2022
      Idealtenpointfive
      Ridge Rider
      Feb 13, 2022 @ 2:09pm
      Feb 13, 2022
      Idealtenpointfive
      Hi ViZ
      Feb 13, 2022 @ 2:09pm
      Feb 13, 2022
      Idealtenpointfive
      Dirtstar Downhill
      Jan 12, 2022 @ 10:53pm
      Jan 12, 2022
      IdealMiddle section closed for track reshape...Brayden594
      Peak to Pub
      Feb 23, 2020 @ 5:07pm
      Feb 23, 2020
      IdealFlowing very nice on the top patrolled...Deadeyenic

      Activity Feed

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      user #319057jamesmulcahyupdatetrailLower Mile High and 2 more
      Jul 17, 2022 @ 11:00pm
      Jul 17, 2022
      user #611761markhollowayupdateregionCardrona Bike Park NZ
      Jul 13, 2022 @ 6:25am
      Jul 13, 2022
      user #966602tysoe753wishlisttrailPeak to Pub
      Jun 26, 2022 @ 10:11pm
      Jun 26, 2022
      user #2608382Ekul24votetrailArcadia and 2 more
      May 31, 2022 @ 3:13pm
      May 31, 2022
      user #1702906Andyrowe247wishlistregionCardrona Bike Park NZ
      May 31, 2022 @ 1:56pm
      May 31, 2022

      Recent Comments

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      user #2687938crayz77trailHi ViZNot well sign posted. Signs give the...
      Feb 20, 2022 @ 3:42am
      Feb 20, 2022
      user #2687938crayz77trailPeak to PubStart of track signposted as “Mag Ridge”....
      Feb 20, 2022 @ 3:37am
      Feb 20, 2022
      user #2687938crayz77trailCrankshaftGrade 3/4 trail, with some steep dropping...
      Feb 20, 2022 @ 3:32am
      Feb 20, 2022
      user #2687938crayz77trailSweet AsWould rate this more a grade 3 than 2....
      Feb 20, 2022 @ 3:26am
      Feb 20, 2022
      user #1066467ThruTheWoodstrailLo ViZThis trail has been mis-marked. It is a black...
      Mar 28, 2019 @ 8:31pm
      Mar 28, 2019

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Arrowtown Trails 47.3 km
      Pisa Range 58.3 km
      Gibbston 4 4 110.9 km
      Coronet Peak Ski & Mountain Bike Park 1 10 1 111 km
      Wakatipu Basin 3 212.9 km

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      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike2519 miles14,288 ft17 miles4,350 ft
      #765#353109931,743
      E-Bike34,882 ft587 ft4,583 ft696 ft
      #1077521
      ATV/ORV/OHV14,793 ft633 ft4,163 ft600 ft
      #466
      • By jamesmulcahy & contributors
      • Admins: MBO, Dubnyk, jamesmulcahy
      • #4621 - 9,758 views
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