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Get out and about and see the best downhill Queenstown has to offer with our Skyline Gondola + Bike Taxi combo. Experience the magic of the Southern Hemispheres first Gondola assisted bike park where the only limiting factor is your imagination or the size of your 'junk'.

Once the legs are worm and your eye is tuned in it's time to join the team from Queenstown Bike Taxis and hit the trail less ridden. With only you and a small crew you get to pick the brains of the QBT guides, see whats rolling best or most suited to your ability or riding style.

A day guaranteed to leave you with heavy arms, tired legs and a smile from ear to ear!

INCLUDES:

  • 6 Ride Gondola Bike Pass
  • 4 Hours of DH Shuttles
  • OPTIONAL: Bike Rental Combo [Specialized Demo or Giant Glory]

DURATION: Full Day from 9AM

ITINERARY:

  • Morning Bike Park and Afternoon Shuttles
  • Rude Rock available Tuesdays, Fridays and Saturdays.
  • Wynyard available Wednesdays Only.
  • Closed other days unless arranged on request. 

SEASON: Mid November - Mid May


QUEENSTOWN DOWNHILL SHUTTLES INFORMATION

A great option for intermediate to advanced riders looking to explore the trails of Queenstown - 3 hours of shuttles! You choose from two regions either:

  • CORONET PEAK: Rude Rock, Zoot & Skippers Tracks

Rude Rock - One word: Flow. Perfeclty sculupted to follow the contours of the mountain, this trail starts just next to Greengates lift at Coronet Peak Ski Area flowing down towards Skippers Canyon access road. 

Zoot Track- Such a fun track! This one has quite a mellow gradient, so its great for everyone, trail riders and those new to the downhill scene. But, for the more serious downhill riders, there are plenty of doubles and features off to the side, and this track is fast, real fast! A very easy shuttle, you can punch out a full lap in under 10 minutes and it's only a 15 minute drive from central Queenstown.

  • QUEENSTOWN DH: Wynyard & Remarks Tracks

Wynyard Express DH- Right in the middle of Queenstown, on the opposite side of One Mile Creek to Queenstown Bike Park. This track is an old favourite with Queenstown locals. A couple of distinct sections, the first a series of big flowy berms, then a steep section dropping down into the Wynyard Mini Dream jump park (the Dream Track is a short push up the hill). The Wynyard track finishes with the ’Million Dollar Berms’ and runs down to the One Mile car park. Another quick shuttle, if you ride top to bottom you’ll beat the van, but only just!

Remarks DH- Two tracks run down next to each other, joining briefly around the half way mark. Both tracks have plenty of flow, heaps of playful features and enough challenges to keep the average DHer busy for a few hours. A word of warning, these tracks have been built to ‘evolve’ with usage, not much maintenance gets done out here, but that adds to the fun!

INCLUDES:

  • Your choice of shuttles: either Coronet Peak or Queenstown DH

DURATION: 4 hours

DIFFICULTY: Intermediate 

Please note a minimum of 4 riders is required to confirm departures.

OTHER INFORMATION:

Queenstown Bike Taxis Cancellation Policy: 

A 25% cancellation fee is charged if your trip is cancelled within 1 week of travel.
A 100% fee is charged if your trip is cancelled within 48 hours of travel.


QUEENSTOWN BIKE PARK INFORMATION:

Gondola uplift access via Skyline Gondola

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:

Bike Park Quick Facts:

  • Top Elevation: 790m Vertical
  • Rise:450m
  • Longest Run: 6km
  • Tracks:14 runs in a 30km trail network
  • Terrain:30% Green, 20% Blue, 50% Black
  • Gondola Average Incline:37.1
  • Gondola Capacity:1100 people per hour
  • Gondola Maximum speed: 4m/sec

Blackout Dates: 
Due to peak holiday periods & special events the Gondola mountain bike service will be closed from the 25 December (Christmas Day) to the 14 January, 19 April (Good Friday) to 22 April (Easter Monday) inclusive. 

Special Events: 
There could be some further closures to be announced for event schedules during other mountain bike events. These days are usually only open to bike event participants, so keep an eye out for more details.

Important Information:
Mountain bike operations at Skyline may be affected by Queenstown Lake District Council’s planned tree removal adjacent to the Gondola line. Tree removal is scheduled to be ongoing for the duration of the 2018 bike season. During this time, Gondola access to the Queenstown Bike Park may be limited.

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6 Ride Gondola Pass + 4 Hour DH Shuttles [Own Bike]:
The ultimate gravity day!

  • Adult $155.00

6 Ride Gondola Pass + 4 Hour DH Shuttles + Full Day DH Bike Rental:
Specialized Demo or Giant Glory. You choose!

  • Adult $304.00

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