17 miles
Distance
6,986 ft
Climb
-6,987 ft
Descent
4,305 ft
High Point

Loop linking some of the best backcountry trails in Fernhill, starting straight from Queenstown

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Queenstown Mountain Bike Club (www.queenstownmtb.co.nz)
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Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Black Diamond
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • Bike type
    AM
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Hard
More Stats for Moonlight loop from Queenstown mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    1,013 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,691 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,690 ft
  • Grade
    -0.001%
  • Grade max
    -75.225%
  • Grade min
    83.105%
  • Distance climb
    8 miles
  • Distance down
    8 miles
  • Distance flat
    5,152 ft
Avg: 3 (1 votes)
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • 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
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  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
The intendid direction a trail should be ridden.
  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
ContributeDetails
Colors indicate trail is missing specified detail.
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  • Photos
  • Description & Photos
  • Videos

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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 or Major Issue / Red

  • 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
  • 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
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Table or Bench eBike Charging Point
  • Other Other
      Trail transparency
      Is this the best MTB singletrack in Queenstown?
      Is this the best MTB singletrack in Queenstown?
      trail: Salmon Run
      10:34 | 74 | comments: 0 | favs:
      Nov 25, 2018

      Recent Trail Reports Along Route

      statustraildateconditiondescription
      Moonlight Track to Ben Lomond saddle
      Mar 16, 2019 @ 2:13pm
      Mar 16, 2019
      Wynyard DH
      Dec 9, 2018 @ 3:00am
      Dec 9, 2018
      few puddles here and there but overall dry and loose (perfect)
      Missing link - lower
      Dec 3, 2018 @ 8:19pm
      Dec 3, 2018
      Still pretty muddy up top, avoid in the rain
      Salmon Run
      Nov 25, 2018 @ 2:00pm
      Nov 25, 2018
      Small tree over trail in lower section. Can be cleared with foldable handsaw if you are a GC and have one in your riding pack. Generally wet elsewhere
      Moonlight Singletrack
      Nov 25, 2018 @ 1:58pm
      Nov 25, 2018
      Trail crew fixed major winter slips but trail generally still pretty wet from all the rain
      more reports »
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