2,992 ft
Distance
135 ft
Climb
-199 ft
Descent
00:02:16
Avg time

Skyline Trail Details

  • Riding area
    Central Edmonton (South)
    Edmonton, Alberta
  • Difficulty rating
    Black Diamond
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Global Ranking

This trail flows right along the river bank giving some of the best views of the downtown Edmonton skyline. Rated black diamond due to exposure risk.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Skyline Trail mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -64 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,027 ft
  • Altitude max
    2,114 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,114 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,050 ft
  • Grade
    -2.143%
  • Grade max
    -35.752%
  • Grade min
    22.732%
  • Distance climb
    1,296 ft
  • Distance down
    1,261 ft
  • Distance flat
    436 ft
  • Avg time
    00:02:16
  • Avg reverse time
    00:02:06
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Status:
on Oct 19, 2017
Dry
Avg: 3.85 (7 votes)

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Skyline Trail Trail Reports

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Oct 19, 2017 @ 5:56am
2 days
Tree uprooted at west end. Sandy and loose soil in ride around.
Sep 30, 2017 @ 9:31am
Sep 30, 2017
Sep 12, 2017 @ 11:13am
Sep 12, 2017
Aug 28, 2017 @ 8:42pm
Aug 28, 2017
Continually slipping into the river. More of the trail itself has slid westward, and it is becoming increasingly dangerous. One of the city...
Aug 12, 2017 @ 3:15pm
Aug 12, 2017
There is fencing up due to landslide, only a small section closed and still walkable, but ground appears VERY UNSTABLE.
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Feb 25, 2016 @ 8:42pm
Feb 25, 2016
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Feb 11, 2016 @ 9:12am
Feb 11, 2016
Skyline Trail, Edmonton
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Feb 11, 2016 @ 9:12am
Feb 11, 2016
Skyline Trail, Edmonton
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Feb 11, 2016 @ 9:11am
Feb 11, 2016
Skyline Trail, Edmonton

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1 Review & Comments

  • + 2
flag t2868 (Aug 4, 2015 at 14:02)
 This is a blue trail, but in some spots, there is a huge drop off into the river right beside the trail. Just walk the trail before you ride it so you know what you are getting into.
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