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Travel Update

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Check out our weekly mountain bike Dirt Report videos to get the latest information on riding conditions, trail updates and events taking place across Queenstown and Wānaka mountain bike parks and trails.

Queenstown boasts three lift-assisted parks, gravity-fed downhill biking and a huge variety of trails to suit riders of all abilities and styles. Whether you’re chasing groomed trails or untamed gnarly runs, Queenstown is your ultimate biking destination.

Hosted by local rider Nick Hyne and featuring a range of passionate locals, catch the latest Queenstown and Wānaka Dirt Report roundup below.

Dirt Report - 9 March

Just like that, it’s time to wrap up our weekly mountain biking Dirt Reports. But the season doesn’t stop here, there is still plenty of time to hit the trails and get involved in local events, so bring on the autumn riding! 

Check out what's happening across Queenstown and Lake Wānaka’s trails.

Dirt Report - 3 March

This week’s Dirt Report is brought to you from Wynyard Bike Park which is known for having some of the largest public jumps lines in the world. Whether you’re a biker or not, you’re going to want to check out this epic footage!

Watch the full report for the latest trail updates, conditions and local events.

Dirt Report - 23 February

Here’s this week's Dirt Report with updates on riding conditions and what's happening across the Queenstown and Wānaka mountain bike parks and trails.

See the report for the full rundown.

Dirt Report – 16 February

For this week’s Dirt Report, we’re with local rider Louise Ferguson at the Queenstown Bike Park.
Stay tuned for local events happening this week, fresh trails to ride and how to get involved in Dig Nights with the legends at the Queenstown Mountain Bike Club.

Check out the report for the full rundown.  

Dirt Report – 9 February

Here’s the latest Dirt Report covering trail updates, riding conditions and events happening across Queenstown and Lake Wānaka.  
Check out the Peak Vert and Freestyle Bike Bungy events that are happening as a part of the Queenstown Mountain Bike festival this Saturday, 12 February.

Dirt Report – 2 February

This week’s Dirt Report is coming to you from the legendary Gorge Road Jump Park which is renowned as one of the best jump parks in the world. Big news for this week, the connecting trail between Upper Rude Rock and Rude Rock at Coronet Peak is open this weekend, so come and get amongst the action!

Check out the full report for the low down on local events and trail conditions.

Dirt Report - 26 January

Here’s the latest Dirt Report with updates on riding conditions and what's happening across the Queenstown and Wānaka mountain bike parks and trails.

Check out the report for the full rundown.  

Dirt Report - 19 January

The Dirt Report, mountain biking lowdown is back for 2022, keeping you updated on what's happening in Queenstown and Lake Wānaka. The trails are in awesome condition following some rain this week, and there’s an impressive lineup of events you can get involved with around the region.

Check out this week's episode.

Dirt Report - 8 December

The latest mountain biking Dirt Report is here to keep you updated on what's happening in Queenstown and Lake Wānaka. Coronet Peak is opening for the summer season this Saturday and the Crankworx Summer Series continues onto Cardrona Bike Park and Wānaka this week.

Check out the report for the full rundown.  

Dirt Report - 1 December

Here’s our latest Dirt Report covering everything mountain bike-related happening across Queenstown and Lake Wanaka, including the legendary Crankworx Mountain Bike festival happening in Queenstown this weekend.

Check out this week's episode.

Dirt Report - 24 November

Welcome to the first mountain bike Dirt Report of the season! Look out for our weekly updates every Wednesday on what's happening across Queenstown and Wānaka mountain bike parks and trails throughout summer.

Here's the low down for this week!

Travelling to Queenstown this summer?

Here's all you need to know to plan your Queenstown mountain bike trip, from where to hire your gear to the best spots to refuel after shredding the trails.