Opens at 8am
A Mountain Biker Whips His Handle Bars As He Jumps Over A Feature In The Skyline MTB Park.

Opening Times

Season Dates & Times

Mountain Biking access via the Gondola is open from September through to May, providing eight months of epic riding!

Opening Hours:

Daily operating hours for MTB access are 9am to 7pm from Saturdays to Tuesdays, and 9am to 8pm from Wednesdays to Fridays.*

*Please note: opening hours may vary throughout the season (Sept-May) as daylight hours allow and blackout dates apply (see below). The number of Gondola cabins used for bike carriage is limited and availability may vary, particularly during Skyline Queenstown’s peak hours (11am-1pm and 5pm-6.30pm). 

2019/2020 Season Dates:

Start date: 12th September 2019.
End date: 10th May 2020.

Blackout Dates

Gondola access to the MTB park will be closed over the following dates:
  • Easter: Friday, 10 April - Monday, 13 April (Re-opening Tuesday, 14 April).
  • Christmas day: 25 December 2019.
  • MTB access will be limited to 8am – 10am from 26 December to 12 January.

Please see our 2019/20 Terms and Conditions for further information.

Gondola access to the Queenstown Bike Park may be impacted by the Queenstown Lakes District Council’s planned tree removal adjacent to the Gondola line. Tree removal is scheduled to be ongoing for the duration of the 2019/20 MTB season.

During this time, Gondola access to the Queenstown Bike Park may be limited.