4 miles
Distance
368 ft
Climb
-372 ft
Descent
00:21:47
Avg time

Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • E-Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Wakatipu Basin
    Queenstown
  • AKA
    Queenstown Trail
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Hiking SAC Scale
    T1 Hiking
  • Trail Type
    Gravel Path
  • Bike Type
    Fat, CX, Gravel
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical Rating
    Easy
  • Trail Visibility
    Always easy to follow
  • Season
    All year
  • Family Friendly
    Yes
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • Global Ranking
    #52639 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    65 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 70 in E-Biking
    • 80 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
  • Land Manager

Shared gravel path around lake to Kelvin Heights Golf Course, stop at the end and ride into the golf course Cafe, or continue around to Jardine Park and on to Jacks Point. Shared with walkers including disabled/children so take care

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Kelvin Heights Trail bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -3 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,019 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,101 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,047 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,043 ft
  • Grade max
    -17.254%
  • Grade min
    29.131%
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    5,198 ft
  • Avg time
    00:21:47
  • Avg reverse time
    00:28:32
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Status:
on Jan 7, 2020
Dry
Avg: 4 (2 votes)

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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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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
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  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
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  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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  • popular
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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
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
      Directions to kelvin-heights-trail trailhead (-45.027490, 168.733380)
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      Kelvin Heights Trail Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Jan 7, 2020 @ 12:57pm
      Jan 7, 2020
      Trail in good condition. A couple of slips but they are clearly marked.
      Dec 9, 2019 @ 11:27pm
      Dec 9, 2019
      Kuwuara falls bride end is underwater from lake flooding. Way round back of Hilton to Willow Place is the only access to rest of trail
      Mar 25, 2018 @ 1:27pm
      Mar 25, 2018
      Dec 31, 2017 @ 5:58pm
      Dec 31, 2017
      Nov 22, 2017 @ 11:48am
      Nov 22, 2017
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 2 rides
      • 24 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 76 rides
      • 21 miles avg distance
      All
      • 183 rides
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      Photos

      more »
      8 |
      Nov 9, 2019 @ 7:10am
      Nov 9, 2019
      128 |
      Oct 13, 2016 @ 10:46am
      Oct 13, 2016
      106 |
      Oct 23, 2015 @ 2:21am
      Oct 23, 2015
      256 |
      Mar 10, 2015 @ 10:17pm
      Mar 10, 2015

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