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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
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  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
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      Skippers Gorge area from Skippers Saddle all the way up the Shotover River taking in the historic goldmining area.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      Shuttleable: YES
      Access Info:
      Skippers Saddle small carpark.
      Activities Click to view
      Region Details
      • 1
      • 1

      Region Status
      Caution as of Dec 5, 2020
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      3
      Trails Mountain Bike
      3
      Trails Hike
      2
      Trails Trail Running
      2
      Trails Dirtbike
      1
      Trails ATV/ORV/OHV
      1
      Total Distance
      6 miles
      Total Descent
      2,703 ft
      Total Vertical
      1,417 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      3,178 ft
      Reports
      12
      Photos
      34
      Ridden Counter
      635

      Popular Skippers Mountain Biking Trails

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance
      Past Week
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance

      Photos of Skippers Mountain Bike

      28 |
      Feb 20, 2019 @ 11:41pm
      Feb 20, 2019
      79 |
      Dec 25, 2017 @ 11:32am
      Dec 25, 2017
      94 |
      Nov 27, 2017 @ 7:56am
      Nov 27, 2017
      587 |
      Feb 28, 2017 @ 12:44am
      Feb 28, 2017
      | 1 comments

      Videos of Skippers Mountain Bike

      Skippers Canyon
      7:07 | 138 | Feb 26, 2019
      Skippers Canyon, Pack Track and Sack +...
      4:36 | 211 | Jul 29, 2019 , Queenstown
      Skippers Canyon, Pack Track and Sack +...
      4:36 | 154 | Jul 29, 2019 , Queenstown
      How I almost died in Skippers Canyon, Queenstown
      5:11 | 272 | Feb 4, 2019 , Queenstown

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Skippers Pack Track
      Mar 6, 2020 @ 6:24pm
      Mar 6, 2020
      Variablejamesreidrides MCMTBC Bit overgrown in grass and thistle and...
      Pack Track and Sack
      Apr 18, 2019 @ 2:15pm
      Apr 18, 2019
      VariableMkalkoffGreat condition. But might get wet soon
      Skippers Canyon Road
      Apr 18, 2019 @ 2:15pm
      Apr 18, 2019
      DryMkalkoff

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #1078277DJP121wishlisttrailSkippers Canyon Road
      Dec 27, 2020 @ 2:10am
      Dec 27, 2020
      user #1268994alippriddentrailSkippers Pack Track
      Dec 26, 2020 @ 9:58pm
      Dec 26, 2020
      user #253700xcnickriddentrailSkippers Pack Track
      Dec 22, 2020 @ 1:09am
      Dec 22, 2020
      user #1651287dougwahriddentrailPack Track and Sack
      Dec 20, 2020 @ 11:46pm
      Dec 20, 2020
      user #2018899lisahunkincommenttrailSkippers Canyon Road
      Dec 16, 2020 @ 1:07pm
      Dec 16, 2020

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #2018899lisahunkintrailSkippers Canyon RoadCheck the road closure sign at the...
      Dec 16, 2020 @ 1:07pm
      Dec 16, 2020
      user #1569174elevatetrailstrailPack Track and Sack2 sections of high exposure put it to grade 5
      Oct 30, 2020 @ 12:29pm
      Oct 30, 2020
      user #923271donalducktrailPack Track and SackGrade 4
      May 4, 2020 @ 7:55pm
      May 4, 2020
      user #646650timotei99trailSkippers Pack TrackTo get the best of this trail do it from Rude...
      Feb 20, 2019 @ 11:25pm
      Feb 20, 2019

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Coronet Peak 6 1 12.1 km
      Wakatipu Basin 3 24.9 km
      Moonlight/Moke Lake 3 16.6 km
      Arrowtown Trails 46.9 km
      Fernhill Trails 2 2 57.2 km

      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike36 miles2,703 ft4 miles1,417 ft
      #2,218#823412170
      Hike23 miles2,110 ft3 miles1,417 ft
      #1,808#591211
      Trail Running23 miles2,110 ft3 miles1,417 ft
      #1,807#5912
      Dirtbike13 miles594 ft1 mile1,309 ft
      #48
      ATV/ORV/OHV13 miles594 ft1 mile1,309 ft
      #48
      • By BrendhanTrailforks Pro Subscriber QMTBC & contributors
      • Admins: MBO, Dubnyk, QMTBC, QMTBC, Skippynz, red720, chris-conway
      • #12271 - 2,182 views

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