1 miles
Distance
226 ft
Climb
-1,047 ft
Descent
00:17:35
Avg time

Big Bear Down Details

  • Riding area
    York Creek
    Coleman, Alberta
  • AKA
    Big Bear
  • Difficulty rating
    Double Black Diamond
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
  • Climb Difficulty
    Double Black Diamond
  • Physical rating
    Hard
  • Season
    May-October
  • TTFs on trail
    Berm, Jump, Rock Face, Rock Garden
  • Global Ranking
    #904
  • Year Opened
    2016

Starting above treeline, the trail meanders through rock and slabs with small drops and steep, loose rock faces to ride down. At tree line it continues to be a steep, technical trail alternating from loose to rock. Near the bottom, there is a gully full of step-ups, hip-jumps, and berms.

This trail is Unsanctioned, Ride at your own Risk!

More Stats for Big Bear Down mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -822 ft
  • Altitude min
    5,092 ft
  • Altitude max
    5,931 ft
  • Altitude start
    5,930 ft
  • Altitude end
    5,108 ft
  • Grade
    -14.223%
  • Grade max
    -46.034%
  • Grade min
    17.244%
  • Distance climb
    946 ft
  • Distance down
    3,287 ft
  • Distance flat
    1,537 ft
  • Avg time
    00:17:35
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Status:
on Sep 28, 2017
Dry
Avg: 5 (4 votes)

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Big Bear Down Trail Reports

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Sep 28, 2017 @ 4:02pm
Sep 28, 2017
Clear dry and dusty for big bear and super trooper
May 22, 2017 @ 4:36pm
May 22, 2017
Couple of knee deep snow patches art the top but generally gtg.
May 22, 2017 @ 4:35pm
May 22, 2017
A couple of knee deep snow patches at the top and a couple of wet spots but generally gtg.
Jul 1, 2016 @ 9:26pm
Jul 1, 2016
Loose, dry, and some corners are blown out after the race.
Jun 9, 2016 @ 10:40am
Jun 9, 2016
Recent trail work has left some corners very loose.
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Sep 29, 2017 @ 3:02pm
Sep 29, 2017
Big Bear Down, Turner Valley
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Sep 29, 2017 @ 3:02pm
Sep 29, 2017
Big Bear Down, Turner Valley
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Aug 13, 2017 @ 3:44pm
Aug 13, 2017
Big Bear Down, Edmonton
14 |
Aug 13, 2017 @ 3:43pm
Aug 13, 2017
Big Bear Down, Edmonton

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1 Review & Comments

  • + 0
flag rigg4d (Sep 5, 2017 at 6:13)
 Some pretty technical sections but a lot of fun
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