1 miles
Distance
11 ft
Climb
-1,773 ft
Descent
00:18:18
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Slip Saddle Trail
  • Arrow Bikes
    since 2013
    Builder

Slip Saddle Details

  • Riding Area
    Coronet Peak
    Queenstown
  • AKA
    Corotown
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Global Ranking
    #13331 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    60 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

Access from Coronet XC Track. Halfway down the XC track follow the the left single track out to the ski area boundary and follow the sign. This track is very steep and should be treated with caution.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Slip Saddle bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -1,753 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,566 ft
  • Altitude max
    4,332 ft
  • Altitude start
    4,328 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,576 ft
  • Grade
    -28.843%
  • Grade max
    -69.332%
  • Grade min
    11.416%
  • Distance climb
    460 ft
  • Distance down
    1 miles
  • Distance flat
    48 ft
  • Avg time
    00:18:18
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Status:
on Nov 17, 2018
Wet
Avg: 4.4 (12 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
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  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed or Major Issue / Red

  • 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 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
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Other Other
Directions to slip-saddle trailhead (-44.923140, 168.752160)
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Slip Saddle Trail Reports

datedescription
Nov 17, 2018 @ 1:13am
Nov 17, 2018
Oct 10, 2018 @ 4:55pm
Oct 10, 2018
closed until snow clears
Jul 14, 2018 @ 8:09am
Jul 14, 2018
Apr 21, 2018 @ 3:08am
Apr 21, 2018
I'm surprised QMTBC club have been given permission to build any new trails after producing something as unsustainable as this one.
Dec 20, 2017 @ 12:04am
Dec 20, 2017
Very dry and dusty, very steep track, back wheel skidding and some dangerously deep ruts, extreme caution required.
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Feb 27, 2018 @ 12:37am
Feb 27, 2018
Slip Saddle, Queenstown

Routes with this trail

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