12 miles
Distance
3,451 ft
Climb
-3,451 ft
Descent
4,422 ft
High Point

Full Caribou Loop. Starts at campground, up Beauty Creek Road (paved), up 257, up FS road to summit, down Caribou all the way back to campground. Warning - lower Caribou is very difficult with steep exposure in places.

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Details

  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
More Stats for 257 / Caribou Loop mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    2,138 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,172 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,172 ft
  • Grade max
    -63.769%
  • Grade min
    66.3%
  • Distance climb
    7 miles
  • Distance down
    5 miles
  • Distance flat
    2,176 ft
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Trail 257 with the Reel Crew out of the CDA !
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Recent Trail Reports Along Route

traildateconditiondescription
Trail 257
Oct 27, 2017 @ 9:33pm
Oct 27, 2017
Low tree towards top downed tree halfway in trail towards bottom, slick from leaves
Upper Caribou Ridge Trail
Oct 24, 2017 @ 3:48pm
Oct 24, 2017
Still in great shape. About an 1 in of snow at the top.
Lower Caribou Ridge Trail
Aug 6, 2017 @ 1:20pm
Aug 6, 2017
There are a few trees down, but nothing that will catch you off guard. Otherwise it is in good shape.
Caribou Ridge Trail
May 16, 2017 @ 7:51am
May 16, 2017
One log across trail, but otherwise in good conditions. Couple of wet spots. reporter
Mt Coeur D Alene Summit Access Road
Mar 7, 2015 @ 8:19am
Mar 7, 2015
Small tree down across trail, can ride over or around
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