Yawkey: Full Loop

This mountain biking singletrack ride loop features the full Yawkey Unit of trails (except the technical cycling trails of Little Rock, Skip, and Timber Shaft) starting and ending at the Croft Mine Historical parking lot just north of the City of Crosby, on MN HWY 6.

Currently you do not need a Minnesota State Park Vehicle Permit to park in the Croft Mine Historical parking lot.

You’ll enjoy mountain biking the following trails:

  • Haul Road
  • Trout
  • Manuel Drive (A climb to start the trail)
  • Grizzly
  • Man Cage
  • Trout
  • and Bobsled (A climb to start the trail, but a wonderful downhill to reward your effort)

Features of this loop include views of the Manuel and Yawkey Mine Lakes along with sweet singletrack flow trail throughout the entire unit. This entire singletrack loop is a one-direction, one-way trail.

Depending on your mountain biking speed, this could be a couple of hours, or a full day experience.

This ride route features one-way, one-direction singletrack trail.

WARNING : Please read the IMBA Responsbile Riding Rules of the Trail prior to riding by clicking

WARNING : Please review IMBA Trail Difficulty Rating System prior to riding by clicking here.

WARNING : Please read the safety warnings on the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources Cuyuna Country State Recreation Area Trail Map by clicking here.