2 miles
Distance
256 ft
Climb
-860 ft
Descent
00:30:31
Avg time

Froehler Coaster Details

  • Activities
    • Mountain Bike
  • Riding Area
    Hinton Nordic Centre
    Hinton, Alberta
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Only
  • Direction
    Downhill Only
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Hard
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • Global Ranking
    #3567 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    55 in Mountain Biking

These trails are not maintained and some sections are within Switzer Provincial Park. Ride with respect for the park and trails. The lower portion of the trail includes advanced technical riding and exposed cliff edges, loose trail surfaces and steep fall lines. No unsanctioned activity and watch for downed trees and prepare for encounters with wildlife.

More Stats for Froehler Coaster bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -604 ft
  • Altitude min
    3,933 ft
  • Altitude max
    4,707 ft
  • Altitude start
    4,577 ft
  • Altitude end
    3,973 ft
  • Grade
    -5.153%
  • Grade max
    -33.136%
  • Grade min
    19.811%
  • Distance climb
    4,174 ft
  • Distance down
    1 miles
  • Distance flat
    506 ft
  • Avg time
    00:30:31
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Status:
on May 22, 2018
Dry
Avg: 4.9 (12 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
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  • Uphill Primary
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  • One Direction
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  • 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 froehler-coaster-16851 trailhead (53.408540, -117.759310)
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      Froehler Coaster Trail Reports

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      May 22, 2018 @ 10:27am
      May 22, 2018
      Great single track. Dry. Very rippable. Open it up!! Removed some fallen tree
      May 22, 2018 @ 10:26am
      May 22, 2018
      Very rippable. Cleared some fallen tree. Dry and soo fun ????
      May 22, 2018 @ 10:26am
      May 22, 2018
      Good to go! Dry. Removed a few fallen trees. Very rippable ????
      May 6, 2018 @ 7:12pm
      May 6, 2018
      Mostly dry, you can let it rip throughout most of that trail now. Keep an eye out for mucky stuff by snow.
      Nov 3, 2017 @ 10:54am
      Nov 3, 2017
      Snowed November 1st 2017
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      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 0 rides
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      6 Months
      • 23 rides
      • 6 miles avg distance
      All
      • 120 rides
      •  

      Photos

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      92 |
      Feb 16, 2019 @ 10:16am
      Feb 16, 2019
      77 |
      Feb 16, 2019 @ 10:14am
      Feb 16, 2019
      160 |
      Jan 16, 2019 @ 1:47pm
      Jan 16, 2019
      178 |
      Jan 12, 2018 @ 1:51pm
      Jan 12, 2018
      | 1 comments

      3 Reviews & Comments

      • + 1
      flag brycemtb (Jul 18, 2017 at 12:58)
       best trail in the hinton area by far, make your trip there worth it and do this trail!
      [Reply]
      • + 1
      flag stever (Aug 21, 2017 at 11:42)
       Wow. Great views from the top. Incredible trail, steep and fast, with a fair bit of exposure.
      [Reply]
      • + 0
      flag MattyMG (May 25, 2019 at 18:18)
       Very flowy ride. Nice berms and views. Speedy!
      [Reply]

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