3 miles
Distance
52 ft
Climb
-1,091 ft
Descent
00:10:30
Avg time

Coaster Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
    • E-Bike
  • 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
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • TTFs on Trail
    Berm
  • Global Ranking
    #6823 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    100 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 90 in E-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
    00:10:30
  • Avg reverse time
    00:00:46
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Status:
on Sep 14, 2019
Dry
Avg: 4.1 (10 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction
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The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.
  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Last Ridden
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  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
The intended direction a trail should be ridden.
  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
ContributeDetails
Colors indicate trail is missing specified detail.
  • Description
  • Photos
  • Description & Photos
  • Videos
Trail Popularity ?
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  • most popular
  • popular
  • less popular
  • not popular

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Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

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

  • 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 Groomed
  • 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
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
      Directions to coaster-6559 trailhead (39.256570, -120.139682)
      update trails status or condition

      Coaster Trail Reports

      statusdatedescription
      Sep 14, 2019 @ 12:11pm
      Sep 14, 2019
      View full ride on YouTube. The regular guy TV
      Jul 23, 2019 @ 9:57am
      Jul 23, 2019
      Jul 21, 2019 @ 10:53am
      Jul 21, 2019
      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
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
      •  
      6 Months
      • 438 rides
      • 24 miles avg distance
      All
      • 826 rides
      •  

      Photos

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      181 |
      Aug 29, 2017 @ 8:03am
      Aug 29, 2017
      162 |
      Aug 29, 2017 @ 8:02am
      Aug 29, 2017
      219 |
      Aug 10, 2017 @ 2:38pm
      Aug 10, 2017

      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!
      [Reply]
      • + 1
      flag henrybeamish (Mar 23, 2015 at 20:27)
       first run i did at northstar, good warmup for a day at northstar
      [Reply]

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