4,358 ft
Distance
555 ft
Climb
-229 ft
Descent
00:09:56
Avg time
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Silversky Details

  • Riding Area
    Western Hills
    Wellington
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Global Ranking
    #36347 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    50 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
  • Land Manager

Narrow 1.4km track linking Crofton Downs up to Skyline.

Access Info

From the western end of Silverstream Road, Crofton Downs, follow the concrete driveway up to the top.

More Stats for Silversky bike trail
  • Altitude change
    326 ft
  • Altitude min
    394 ft
  • Altitude max
    725 ft
  • Altitude start
    396 ft
  • Altitude end
    722 ft
  • Grade
    7.484%
  • Grade max
    -53.795%
  • Grade min
    54.225%
  • Distance climb
    2,872 ft
  • Distance down
    1,324 ft
  • Distance flat
    162 ft
  • Avg time
    00:09:56
  • Avg reverse time
    00:06:23
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Status:
on Sep 28, 2018
Variable
Avg: 3 (4 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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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 silversky trailhead (-41.253250, 174.758420)
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Silversky Trail Reports

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Sep 28, 2018 @ 3:45pm
Sep 28, 2018
Getting quite overgrown in places.
Mar 7, 2018 @ 10:12pm
Mar 7, 2018
bit of greenery overgrowing in places
Feb 16, 2018 @ 8:50pm
Feb 16, 2018
Jan 22, 2018 @ 10:37pm
Jan 22, 2018
Gorse has been trimmed. Lower portion has a posted warning in place to take it easy near the edges of the temporary path.
Feb 11, 2017 @ 10:26pm
Feb 11, 2017
Gorse in upper third of track is now encroaching on the trail - hard to get through with normal width bars without getting scratched
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