2 miles
Distance
329 ft
Climb
-1,839 ft
Descent
00:18:25
Avg time

Salmon Run Details

  • Riding area
    Fernhill Trails
    Queenstown
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    DH, AM
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Season
    Spring to Autumn
  • TTFs on trail
    Berm, Drop, Jump, Rock Face
  • Global Ranking
    #1365
  • Year Opened
    2015
  • Land Manager
    QLDC

Purpose built singletrack alternative to the walking track down from the top of the Fernhill Loop high point. Some very sharp and steep downhill switchbacks. Very technical approach with caution.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Salmon Run mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -1,509 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,521 ft
  • Altitude max
    3,032 ft
  • Altitude start
    3,030 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,521 ft
  • Grade
    -17.827%
  • Grade max
    -79.186%
  • Grade min
    56.871%
  • Distance climb
    1,850 ft
  • Distance down
    1 miles
  • Distance flat
    377 ft
  • Avg time
    00:18:25
  • Avg reverse time
    00:13:18
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Status:
on Oct 10, 2018
Wet
Avg: 5 (12 votes)

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Trail Style
  • ?
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Directions to salmon-run-46269 trailhead (-45.024610, 168.628160)
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Salmon Run Trail Reports

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Oct 10, 2018 @ 4:56pm
Oct 10, 2018
tree down, root ball hole on trail. Able to walk around it.
Sep 18, 2018 @ 1:23pm
Sep 18, 2018
Major windfall blocking trail in multiple locations.
Jul 20, 2018 @ 10:33pm
Jul 20, 2018
Some creek crossings blown out near bottom
Oct 22, 2017 @ 3:47am
Oct 22, 2017
Running really fast. Not too dry, not wet. A few good trail improvements in the last few months!
Apr 15, 2017 @ 11:48pm
Apr 15, 2017
Trail is rolling great. Bordering on greasy, roots are all slick. Gooooood fun
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Jan 29, 2017 @ 3:07pm
Jan 29, 2017
Salmon Run, Arrowtown
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Feb 16, 2016 @ 1:13am
Feb 16, 2016
Salmon Run, Queenstown

Routes with this trail

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Fernhill Loop via Beeched As and Salmon Run
7 miles
Moonlight loop from Queenstown
17 miles

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