4 miles
Distance
1,795 ft
Climb
-142 ft
Descent
1 miles
High Point

Details

  • Riding Area
    Coleman
    Coleman, Alberta
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Doubletrack
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Multi-use
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Season
    July-October
  • Dogs Allowed
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • Local Popularity
    30 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in E-Biking
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
    • 5 in Snowshoeing
    • 5 in Skiing
  • Land Manager

OHV trail up the North York Creek drainage to sub-alpine meadows below Mt. Coulthard, Andy Good Peak, Mt. Parrish, and Mt. McLaren. The trail ends at the wreckage of an RCAF DC-3 Dakota that crashed in 1946.

Access Info

Take the York Creek Road south from Coleman for 4.5 km and park at the bridge over York Creek. The GPS track crosses York Creek twice and then follows North York Creek.

This trail is unsanctioned, use at your own risk!

More Stats for North York Creek to Plane Crash bike trail
  • Altitude change
    1,653 ft
  • Altitude min
    4,799 ft
  • Altitude start
    4,799 ft
  • Altitude end
    6,452 ft
  • Grade
    6.965%
  • Grade max
    -17.456%
  • Grade min
    32.54%
  • Distance climb
    4 miles
  • Distance down
    2,936 ft
  • Distance flat
    130 ft
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  • 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
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  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
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