1 miles
Distance
11 ft
Climb
-1,773 ft
Descent
00:20:16
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
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #13331 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    65 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
    00:20:16
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Status:
on Apr 18, 2019
Wet
Avg: 4.4 (12 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction
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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
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  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
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  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
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Trail Popularity ?
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  • 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
  • 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
  • Table or Bench eBike Charging Point
  • Other Other
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      Slip Saddle Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Apr 18, 2019 @ 2:15pm
      Apr 18, 2019
      Too wet.
      Mar 7, 2019 @ 11:34am
      Mar 7, 2019
      Incredible trail, no return here, once u go, u must commit to it.
      Jan 19, 2019 @ 8:54pm
      Jan 19, 2019
      Perfect condition, recent rain leaving the trail tacky.
      Nov 17, 2018 @ 1:13am
      Nov 17, 2018
      Oct 10, 2018 @ 4:55pm
      Oct 10, 2018
      closed until snow clears
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 7 rides
      • 13 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 96 rides
      • 14 miles avg distance
      All
      • 194 rides
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      Photos

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      Jan 27, 2019 @ 7:34pm
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      Jan 27, 2019 @ 7:33pm
      Jan 27, 2019

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