2 miles
809 ft
-221 ft
Avg time


  • Riding area
    York Creek
    Coleman, Alberta
  • Difficulty rating
  • Trail type
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
  • Direction
    Uphill Primary
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A mix of single track and double-track. Used to access School of Rock, Sooper Trooper, Pineapple Express, Toadstool, Whistling Post, Big Bear, and Squirrel Sh!t.

Access Info

Less than 200m past the cattle guard and pipeline crossing on York Creek Road, turn right off road on to singletrack which crosses an OHV trail then reaches a 2nd OHV trail and follows it briefly until another section of singletrack winding below and then north along the edge of a rocky ridge before joining NRA trail and heading to the open cut block
After the singletrack ends, keep right and up short steep hill on doubletrack to the junction where School of Rock crosses. Straight ahead to Pineapple Express and Sooper Trooper, left through cut block to top of School of Rock and Squirrel Shit.
When the trail levels off at the edge of another cut block, left for School of Rock, right for Squirrel Shit and Big Bear.

This trail is Unsanctioned, Ride at your own Risk!

More Stats for Lower York Creek Climb mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    589 ft
  • Altitude min
    4,654 ft
  • Altitude max
    5,243 ft
  • Altitude start
    4,654 ft
  • Altitude end
    5,243 ft
  • Grade
  • Grade max
  • Grade min
  • Distance climb
    4,921 ft
  • Distance down
    1,275 ft
  • Distance flat
    4,781 ft
  • Avg time
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on May 11, 2018
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Trail Style
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Directions to lower-york-creek-climb trailhead (49.624162, -114.501717)
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Lower York Creek... Trail Reports

May 11, 2018 @ 6:06pm
May 11, 2018
Very wet at School of Rock crossing, multiple deep snow patches on the top half. Still needs some time
Jul 15, 2017 @ 9:47pm
Jul 15, 2017
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Mar 26, 2015 @ 8:24am
Mar 26, 2015
Lower York Creek Climb

Routes with this trail

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Crowsnest Pass 2016 Osprey BC Enduro race featured
24 miles
York Creek Short & Sweet Loop
7 miles
Squirrel - School of Rock - Whistling Post
8 miles
Big Bear and Sooper Trooper
9 miles

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