12 miles
Distance
3,148 ft
Climb
-4,533 ft
Descent
1 mile
High Point

This takes a lot of the good trails on Coronet. Best done with a friend so you can leave one vehicle a the bottom of Zoot and one at the Coronet base building to avoid the ride up the sealed road. Allow two and a half to three hours.

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  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Difficulty rating
    Advanced
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Hard
  • Ridelogs
    4
More Stats for Big Coronet Loop mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    1,813 ft
  • Altitude start
    3,914 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,530 ft
  • Grade
    -2.2%
  • Grade max
    -64.9%
  • Grade min
    60.8%
  • Distance climb
    5 miles
  • Distance down
    7 miles
  • Distance flat
    2,802 ft
Avg: 1 (1 votes)
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      YouTube
      YouTube
      trail: Rude Rock
      7:04 | 40 | comments: 0 | favs:
      Jul 11, 2020
      Queenstown MTB - Rude Rock & Ben Lomond Descent
      Queenstown MTB - Rude Rock & Ben Lomond Descent
      trail: Rude Rock
      4:43 | 16 | comments: 0 | favs:
      Jun 15, 2020
      Laps of Rude Rock and a hike-a-bike up Ben Lomond and a big descent down with a new loamy trail.
      youtuber Downhill Racing at Coronet Peak
      Downhill Racing at Coronet Peak
      trail: Coronet DH
      1:28 | 105 | comments: 0 | favs:
      Jan 23, 2020

      Recent Trail Reports Along Route

      statustraildateconditiondescription
      Rude Rock
      Oct 25, 2020 @ 5:04pm
      Oct 25, 2020
      Still closed as fresh work needs time to settle and more to do. Cheers! Won’t be long!
      Skippers Pack Track
      Mar 6, 2020 @ 6:24pm
      Mar 6, 2020
      Bit overgrown in grass and thistle and some muddy spots reporter
      Coronet DH
      Dec 2, 2019 @ 11:04pm
      Dec 2, 2019
      Full trail has been rebuilt and Coronet Peak are now running the chairlift for summer. Avoid during wet weather
      Pack Track and Sack
      Apr 18, 2019 @ 2:15pm
      Apr 18, 2019
      Great condition. But might get wet soon
      Coronet XC
      Apr 6, 2019 @ 7:27pm
      Apr 6, 2019
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