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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction
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The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.
  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Last Ridden
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine the last time a trail was ridden.
  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
The intended direction a trail should be ridden.
  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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Colors indicate trail is missing specified detail.
  • Description
  • Photos
  • Description & Photos
  • Videos
Trail Popularity ?
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine which trails are ridden the most in the last 9 months. Trails are compared with nearby trails in the same city region with a possible 25 colour shades. Think of this as a heatmap, more rides = more kinetic energy = warmer colors.
  • most popular
  • popular
  • less popular
  • not popular
ATV/ORV/OHV Filter
Max Vehicle Width
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Radar Time
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Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed

  • Land Owner Overlay
  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Indigenous
  • Military
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • Directions Directions
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Boardwalk Boardwalk
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
      Trails in the Fernhill area of Queenstown including the original Fernhill Loop
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      Shuttleable: YES
      Activities Click to view
      Region Details
      • 2
      • 2
      • 2
      • 5
      • 1

      Region Status
      Caution as of Jan 14, 2021
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      21
      Trails Mountain Bike
      19
      Trails Hike
      11
      Trails Trail Running
      12
      Total Distance
      25 miles
      Total Descent
      11,177 ft
      Total Vertical
      4,682 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      5,709 ft
      Reports
      105
      Photos
      722
      Ridden Counter
      4,450

      Photos of Fernhill Trails Mountain Bike

      trail: Dream Track
      15 |
      Jan 3, 2021 @ 10:54pm
      Jan 3, 2021
      trail: Wynyard DH
      9 |
      Jan 3, 2021 @ 10:54pm
      Jan 3, 2021
      137 |
      Aug 4, 2018 @ 7:25pm
      Aug 4, 2018
      194 |
      May 8, 2017 @ 2:55am
      May 8, 2017

      Videos of Fernhill Trails Mountain Bike

      The Dream Scene, Big Air Session
      6:21 | 298 | Oct 18, 2020
      Wynyard jump sesh
      trail: Wynyard DH
      0:53 | 79 | Aug 29, 2020
      Squid Run - Queenstown Mountain Biking Trail
      trail: Squid Run
      4:44 | 46 | Jun 15, 2020
      Queenstown MTB - Squid Run, Missing Link,...
      trail: Salmon Run
      6:58 | 12 | Jun 15, 2020

      Current Trail Warnings

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Fingerling
      Jan 14, 2021 @ 1:51pm
      Jan 14, 2021
      DryelevatetrailsCLOSED from 15 jan 2021. New climbing...

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      McNearlyGnarly
      Jan 8, 2021 @ 2:00pm
      Jan 8, 2021
      IdealWalkdeNHoles appearing in berms but rides well
      Beeched As
      Dec 24, 2020 @ 12:52am
      Dec 24, 2020
      DryGnarwhal69 Tree cleared by Elevate/QMTBC crew.
      Fernhill Loop
      Nov 16, 2020 @ 7:48pm
      Nov 16, 2020
      DryNoahwhiteySnowmobile
      Salmon Run
      Nov 12, 2020 @ 2:14pm
      Nov 12, 2020
      WetmaxpockHike a bit wet in some sections, good overall
      Salmon Ladder
      Nov 12, 2020 @ 2:14pm
      Nov 12, 2020
      VariablemaxpockHike
      Fernhill Access Road
      Oct 28, 2020 @ 8:03pm
      Oct 28, 2020
      Idealelliotblyth
      Squid Run
      Oct 26, 2020 @ 11:45pm
      Oct 26, 2020
      DryBosco64Tree down at roughly 1km point. Easily...
      Wynyard DH
      Oct 16, 2020 @ 1:24pm
      Oct 16, 2020
      VariableelevatetrailsTop and sections below mini dream rebuilt...
      Missing Link - Lower
      Oct 12, 2020 @ 9:35pm
      Oct 12, 2020
      VariableelevatetrailsStump cleared and wall rebuilt. Trees...
      Moonlight Track to Ben Lomond Saddle
      Aug 18, 2020 @ 10:59pm
      Aug 18, 2020
      VariableJasonckelly

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #2023008CiaranThomsonriddentrailSquid Run and 1 more
      Jan 26, 2021 @ 12:03pm
      6 hours
      user #1849288Marcelchef93riddentrailMissing Link - Lower and 2 more
      Jan 21, 2021 @ 5:54pm
      Jan 21, 2021
      user #2468657JtislescommenttrailDream Track
      Jan 16, 2021 @ 2:52pm
      Jan 16, 2021
      user #1569174elevatetrailsaddreportFingerling
      Jan 14, 2021 @ 1:51pm
      Jan 14, 2021
      user #1979544BennyHopsvotetrailMcNearlyGnarly and 1 more
      Jan 13, 2021 @ 11:38pm
      Jan 13, 2021

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #2468657JtislestrailDream TrackSo sketchy
      Jan 16, 2021 @ 2:52pm
      Jan 16, 2021
      user #2457712creilandtrailSquid RunRaw and techy. Beautiful trail
      Dec 6, 2020 @ 9:26pm
      Dec 6, 2020
      user #552892mtb-lovertrailSalmon RunFantastic trail of three distinct flavours...
      Jan 29, 2020 @ 3:20am
      Jan 29, 2020
      user #885932natskistrailMissing Link - UpperEverything you said is true. And hats off to...
      Jan 27, 2020 @ 7:09pm
      Jan 27, 2020
      user #872510eddagtrailMissing Link - UpperYou can ride up, it is a wide hard pack road...
      Jan 27, 2020 @ 5:14pm
      Jan 27, 2020

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Queenstown Bike Park 3 4 10 120.7 km
      Moonlight/Moke Lake 3 13.4 km
      7 Mile Riding Area 5 16 43.9 km
      Wakatipu Basin 3 26.1 km
      Remarkables 26.2 km

      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike1921 miles11,040 ft13 miles3,268 ft
      #1,033#4972210511,577
      Hike1115 miles4,852 ft5 miles4,541 ft
      #2,841#886723
      Trail Running1217 miles5,233 ft6 miles4,541 ft
      #1,846#616921
      • By BrendhanTrailforks Pro Subscriber QMTBC & contributors
      • Admins: MBO, Dubnyk, QMTBC, QMTBC, Skippynz, red720, chris-conway
      • #12457 - 9,562 views

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