3 miles
Distance
52 ft
Climb
-1,091 ft
Descent
00:11:31
Avg time

Coaster Details

  • Riding Area
    Northstar California
    Truckee, California
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Voted Difficulty
    Blue (1 vote)
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • Physical Rating
    Easy
  • Season
    Summer
  • eBike Allowed
  • TTFs on Trail
    Berm
  • Global Ranking
    #6823 in Mountain Biking

The easiest single track on the Zephyr side of the mountain.

Access Info

Ride the Zephyr fire road (Tryumph) and follow the signs for Coaster.

Bike Park

More Stats for Coaster bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -1,039 ft
  • Altitude min
    6,840 ft
  • Altitude max
    7,883 ft
  • Altitude start
    7,880 ft
  • Altitude end
    6,840 ft
  • Grade
    -7.254%
  • Grade max
    -29.124%
  • Grade min
    15.204%
  • Distance climb
    1,224 ft
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    597 ft
  • Avg time
    00:11:31
  • Avg reverse time
    00:00:46
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Status:
on Sep 8, 2018
Dry
Avg: 4.25 (8 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
LEGEND
Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed or Major Issue / Red

  • Land Owner Overlay
  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Indigenous
  • Military
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • Directions Directions
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Other Other
Directions to coaster-6559 trailhead (39.256570, -120.139682)
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Coaster Trail Reports

datedescription
Sep 8, 2018 @ 10:53am
Sep 8, 2018
connecting lower part of Coaster to the upper more flow part of Gypsy is a good loop to avoid the big features and rocks of middle/lower Gypsy
Sep 7, 2018 @ 10:21am
Sep 7, 2018
Jul 22, 2018 @ 1:24pm
Jul 22, 2018
Jun 23, 2018 @ 8:28am
Jun 23, 2018
Jun 22, 2018 @ 11:10am
Jun 22, 2018
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Photos

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154 |
Aug 29, 2017 @ 8:03am
Aug 29, 2017
Coaster, Auburn
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Aug 29, 2017 @ 8:02am
Aug 29, 2017
Coaster, Auburn
197 |
Aug 10, 2017 @ 2:38pm
Aug 10, 2017
Coaster, Truckee

2 Reviews & Comments

  • + 1
flag cspodey (Dec 3, 2014 at 18:57)
 Good warm up trail. try not to pedal or use the brakes once you get on the singletrack!
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  • + 1
flag henrybeamish (Mar 23, 2015 at 20:27)
 first run i did at northstar, good warmup for a day at northstar
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