2,992 ft
Distance
135 ft
Climb
-199 ft
Descent
00:02:28
Avg time

Skyline Trail Details

  • Riding area
    Central Edmonton (South)
    Edmonton, Alberta
  • Difficulty rating
  • 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
    00:02:28
  • Avg reverse time
    00:02:17
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Status:
on Apr 23, 2018
Dry
Avg: 3.85 (7 votes)

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Trail Style
  • ?
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Directions to skyline-trail trailhead (53.531164, -113.487203)
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Skyline Trail Trail Reports

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Apr 23, 2018 @ 5:00pm
3 days
Now that the ground is thawing and the river is moving, we can start to expect more movement in the area. I'd give the area a pass. The whole...
Apr 19, 2018 @ 1:06pm
Apr 19, 2018
Mar 30, 2018 @ 9:49am
Mar 30, 2018
Mar 5, 2018 @ 12:02pm
Mar 5, 2018
Feb 28, 2018 @ 6:50pm
Feb 28, 2018
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Feb 25, 2016 @ 8:42pm
Feb 25, 2016
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Feb 11, 2016 @ 9:12am
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Feb 11, 2016 @ 9:12am
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Feb 11, 2016 @ 9:11am
Feb 11, 2016
Skyline Trail, Edmonton

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2 Reviews & 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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  • + 0
flag jwyounk (Dec 2, 2017 at 12:42)
 Yup. This is an intermediate trail. Unless you get caught looking at the Edmonton skyline, then you might end up on an expert downhill into the North Saskatchewan.
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