4,726 ft
Distance
18 ft
Climb
-651 ft
Descent
00:08:03
Avg time

Pack track and Sack Details

  • Riding Area
    Skippers
    Queenstown
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Season
    Spring to Autumn
  • Global Ranking
    #13942 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    60 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

Purpose built singletrack by voluteers from the Queenstown Mountainbike Club to link the QMTBC built Rude Rock to the 1860s miner built Skippers Pack Track. Can bre rough in places, steep exposed and alpine conditions.

Access Info

Park at bottom of Rude Rock to access it directly or better yet ride to top of Rude Rock or better still top of Coronet Peak for 1000+ meters of singletrack descent to the bottom of Skippers Pack Track.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Pack track and Sack bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -632 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,546 ft
  • Altitude max
    3,178 ft
  • Altitude start
    3,178 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,546 ft
  • Grade max
    -63.667%
  • Grade min
    13.1%
  • Distance climb
    228 ft
  • Distance down
    4,350 ft
  • Distance flat
    148 ft
  • Avg time
    00:08:03
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Status:
on Jan 3, 2019
Variable
Avg: 4.35 (9 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction

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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Ridden Direction

The intendid direction a trail should be ridden.

  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction

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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 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
  • Other Other
      Directions to pack-track-and-sack trailhead (-44.937560, 168.714220)
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      Pack track and Sack Trail Reports

      datedescription
      Jan 3, 2019 @ 1:05am
      Jan 3, 2019
      Some ruts near the end, crew will be in to repair soon
      Jan 3, 2019 @ 1:04am
      Jan 3, 2019
      Some ruts near the end, crew will be in to repair soon
      Apr 15, 2017 @ 1:35am
      Apr 15, 2017
      Wet but rolling well. One exposed blow out 2/3s way through.
      Jan 15, 2017 @ 12:46pm
      Jan 15, 2017
      Dec 2, 2016 @ 1:39am
      Dec 2, 2016
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 2 rides
      • 17 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 29 rides
      • 14 miles avg distance
      All
      • 232 rides
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      Photos

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      47 |
      Nov 27, 2017 @ 7:56am
      Nov 27, 2017
      Pack track and Sack, Issaquah
      451 |
      Feb 28, 2017 @ 12:44am
      Feb 28, 2017
      | 1 comments Pack track and Sack, Castlerock
      195 |
      May 10, 2016 @ 6:13pm
      May 10, 2016
      Pack track and Sack, Queenstown
      196 |
      May 10, 2016 @ 6:08pm
      May 10, 2016
      Pack track and Sack, Queenstown

      Routes with this trail

      titleratingdistance
      Rude Pack Downhill
      4 miles
      Big Coronet Loop
      12 miles

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