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Two children lead the way down the track in their downhill kart at Skyline Luge Calgary. Two children lead the way down the track in their downhill kart at Skyline Luge Calgary.

Downhill Karting

Gravity-fuelled Fun 🏁! 

Looking for Calgary attractions with a unique twist? Downhill Karting by Skyline Luge Calgary is a fun, fast-paced family activity that people of all ages and abilities can enjoy.

Skyline's Downhill Karting experience is a unique wheeled gravity ride that provides riders full control over their descent on a purpose-built track. 

With more than 50 twists and turns and covering a distance of over 1,800 metres on a continuous downhill trajectory, you'll soon realise why once is never enough! 

Climb aboard your kart and let gravity and your sense of adventure do the rest!

Downhill Karting at Skyline Luge Calgary
  • What clothing and shoes should I wear?

    We recommend you wear comfortable clothing and covered toe shoes.

  • Are there any age, height or weight limits to ride the Chairlift and Downhill Kart?

    Downhill Karting:

    Children must be at least 6 years of age and over 110cm tall to be eligible to ride unaccompanied.

    Children aged 2 years+ and over 85cm tall can ride the Karts in tandem with an adult aged 20+ years provided the child is able to walk unassisted, fit a helmet and follow our staff's instructions. Please note both Kart driver and tandem rider need to be able to fit in the cart safely to ride together.

    Chairlift:

    Children must be at least 6 years of age and over 135cm tall to be eligible to ride the chairlift unaccompanied.

    Children aged 2 years+ and over 85cm tall can ride the chairlift with an adult aged 20+ years provided the child is able to walk unassisted and follow our staff's instructions.

    Additionally, guests need to be aware of and comply with the 'Alpine Responsibility Code - Clause 10' when boarding the chairlift: “You must have sufficient physical dexterity, ability and knowledge to safely load, ride and unload lifts. If in doubt, ask the lift attendant.”

    There are no weight restrictions on either the Chairlift or the Downhill Karts.

  • Is it possible to make bookings for large groups or team building events?

    For large groups or team building event bookings (25 or more) please contact us and we will get back to you with available options!

    For all groups under 25 guests please book online.

  • Can I buy a gift voucher for this experience?

    Yes, gift cards can be purchased here.

  • How long should I spend here?

    We encourage guests to arrive in the first 15 mins of their chosen session time. Please leave enough time to complete your rides before the end of your allocated time slot.

    1 lap of the course (including downhill ride & chairlift) takes approximately 20 minutes. This time will vary during peak hours and guests will need to prepare for some queuing when it comes to loading the chairlift and getting instructions.

    Please note we are an outdoor activity and there is no shade at our top terminal, so please ensure you prepare accordingly for the weather of the day you are riding.