5,056 ft
Distance
344 ft
Climb
-11 ft
Descent
00:09:36
Avg time
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Skillie Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • E-Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
    Paarl Trails
    Paarl
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Hiking SAC Scale
    T2 Mountain Hiking
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC, CX, Gravel
  • Direction
    Uphill Only
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  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Trail Visibility
    Always easy to follow
  • Family Friendly
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • TTFs on Trail
    Berm
  • Local Popularity
    95 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 100 in E-Biking
    • 80 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
  • Land Owner
    Darren Herbst

The Skillie climb is a switchback climb that starts from the top access gate at Specialized trail Zone . it takes one up to tall monumnet and access to a number of areas

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No Pay no use . full indemnity applies

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Full indemnity applies www.paarladventuretrails.co.za

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More Stats for Skillie mountain bike trail trail
  • Altitude change
    333 ft
  • Altitude min
    781 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,115 ft
  • Altitude start
    782 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,115 ft
  • Grade
    6.6%
  • Grade max
    -8.3%
  • Grade min
    35.1%
  • Distance climb
    4,147 ft
  • Distance down
    374 ft
  • Distance flat
    535 ft
  • Avg time
    00:09:36
  • Avg reverse time
    00:07:42
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on Aug 3, 2023
Ideal
Avg: 5 (1 votes)
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      Skillie Trail Reports

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      Aug 3, 2023 @ 9:07am
      Aug 3, 2023
      Absolutely amazing trails. INcredibly well maintained - thank you!
      Apr 7, 2023 @ 5:24pm
      Apr 7, 2023
      Trails just getting better and better! Pick up your pass and come enjoy!
      Feb 16, 2023 @ 12:04am
      Feb 16, 2023
      Jan 3, 2023 @ 2:51pm
      Jan 3, 2023
      Dec 29, 2022 @ 9:45pm
      Dec 29, 2022
      This if correct is part of the Blue route, realized today that personally if want to fully enjoy the route need to be fit and focussef more...
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      6 Months
      • 49 rides
      • 17 miles avg distance
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      • 333 rides
      • Last: Jul 4, 2024

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