3 miles
Distance
1,650 ft
Climb
-594 ft
Descent
00:55:46
Avg time

Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • Dirtbike
    • ATV/ORV/OHV
  • Riding Area
    Skippers
    Queenstown
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Dirt/Gravel Road
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Uphill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Trail Visibility
    Always easy to follow
  • Alpine Trail
    Yes
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Local Popularity
    45 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Dirtbiking
    • 5 in ATVing/Offroading

Skippers Canyon Road. Used for climbing out of Skippers Pack track and to access Zoot track from the saddle from either direction.
High exposure in parts, watch for rafting buses and other traffic.
Best ridden in the evening when the rafters are done and the sun has gone.

More Stats for Skippers Canyon Road bike trail
  • Altitude change
    1,056 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,776 ft
  • Altitude max
    3,086 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,776 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,832 ft
  • Grade
    6.467%
  • Grade max
    -50.916%
  • Grade min
    65.171%
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance down
    1 miles
  • Distance flat
    329 ft
  • Avg time
    00:55:46
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Status:
on Apr 18, 2019
Dry
Avg: 3 (1 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • 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%
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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
  • less 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
  • 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
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      Skippers Canyon Road Trail Reports

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      Apr 18, 2019 @ 2:15pm
      Apr 18, 2019
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 2 rides
      • 17 miles avg distance
      All
      • 6 rides
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      How I almost died in Skippers Canyon, Queenstown
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