2 miles
Distance
1,275 ft
Climb
00:28:49
Avg time

Skyline Access Road Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • E-Bike
    • Hike
    • Trail Running
  • Riding Area
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Hiking SAC Scale
    T2 Mountain Hiking
  • Trail Type
    Dirt/Gravel Road
  • Bike Type
    XC, Fat, Gravel
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Uphill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical Rating
    Extreme
  • Trail Visibility
    Always easy to follow
  • Season
    Year Round
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • Local Popularity
    35 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 100 in E-Biking
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 70 in Hiking
  • Land Manager
    QLDC

Dirt road running from Lomond Cres to the top of the Skyline Gondola and Luge Chairlift. Locked gate a the bottom but public access for walkers/runners/cyclists. This is the main way to access the trails in the Queenstown Bike Park without using the Gondola

Access Info

Ride to or park at the small carpark on Lomond Crescent.

Bike Park

More Stats for Skyline Access Road bike trail
  • Altitude change
    1,275 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,227 ft
  • Altitude max
    2,502 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,227 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,503 ft
  • Grade
    14.4%
  • Grade max
    2.5%
  • Grade min
    47.9%
  • Distance climb
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    23 ft
  • Avg time
    00:28:49
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Status:
on Nov 22, 2019
Ideal
Avg: 2 (2 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction
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The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.
  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Last Ridden
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  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
The intended direction a trail should be ridden.
  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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  • Photos
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Trail Popularity ?
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine which trails are ridden the most in the last 9 months. Trails are compared with nearby trails in the same city region with a possible 25 colour shades. Think of this as a heatmap, more rides = more kinetic energy = warmer colors.
  • most popular
  • popular
  • less popular
  • not 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
  • Ideal
  • 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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      Skyline Access Road Trail Reports

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      Nov 22, 2019 @ 4:32pm
      Nov 22, 2019
      Oct 5, 2018 @ 5:07pm
      Oct 5, 2018
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 9 rides
      • 9 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 253 rides
      • 11 miles avg distance
      All
      • 308 rides
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      Routes with this trail

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      Fernhill Loop via Beeched As and Salmon Run
      7 miles

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