1,489 ft
Distance
70 ft
Climb
-111 ft
Descent
00:02:12
Avg time

Skyline Trail Details

  • Riding area
  • 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
    #8619

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
    -42 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,061 ft
  • Altitude max
    2,114 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,114 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,072 ft
  • Grade
    -2.813%
  • Grade max
    -37.814%
  • Grade min
    26.236%
  • Distance climb
    640 ft
  • Distance down
    683 ft
  • Distance flat
    165 ft
  • Avg time
    00:02:12
  • Avg reverse time
    00:01:55
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Status:
on May 8, 2017
Dry
Avg: 4 (3 votes)

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Skyline Trail Trail Reports

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May 8, 2017 @ 8:51pm
May 8, 2017
Dry, but some damage now.
May 1, 2017 @ 10:13am
May 1, 2017
Some pretty smashed rutted muddy spots.
Nov 1, 2016 @ 8:39am
Nov 1, 2016
Soft, wet, but ridable.
Oct 6, 2016 @ 7:39pm
Oct 6, 2016
Aug 22, 2016 @ 8:11am
Aug 22, 2016
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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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