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Yanks Peak Trail (X-Dist)

Yanks Peak Trail (X-Dist) (Likely)


  • Rec Site #:REC5722
  • Type:Maintained
  • Fees:$25.00 Day Use
  • Fee Applies:Mar 3, 2014 - Apr 1, 2024
    All Days
  • Campsites:0
  • Access:Road
  • Facilities:Tables
  • Site Description: Primarily a Snowmobile Trail that runs from Kiethly Creek up and over Yanks Peak across the meadows of Snowshoe Plateau to French Snowshoe Peak, the location of the safety cabin. From here the trail decends down towards Wells and Barkerville. Trail Use Fees: From Wells = $25.00/day from Likely = $20.00/day and are applicable 7 days a week from October 15 - May 15 annually. Note: Motorized vehicle restrictions are in effect for Yanks Peak every year from June 1 to Oct. 15. Motorized vehicle access during this time is only permitted via a single, designated trail: The Yanks Peak Trail. (Please refer to map in link below). All motorized vehicles must remain on this trail at all times. The Yanks Peak Snowmobile Cabin and Roundtop Mountain are not accessible by motorized vehicles from June 1 to Oct. 15 annually. Recreation Sites and Trails BC and FLNRO staff are monitoring impacts by summer time use, and wish to ensure no further closures are required to protect the sensitive alpine areas.

  • Driving Directions: From Hwy 97, travel on the Likely Highway to Likely, from there continue along the Cariboo River Road to Kiethly Creek Cemetery, take next left to the trailhead, unload there and follow the trail up, access via the "shortcut" or Hampton Trails. Or From Wells BC, travel to Barkerville on Hwy 26, unload at Barkerville, proceed by the Admin building, across the cement bridge and up the Proserpine Trail, take the left and continue to the 3100 Road, cross the 3100rd along the trail up and over Antler Creek on the 1600rd bridge, then immediately off to the right, follow the "bypass" trail to the end and cross the 3100rd again, then onto the Yanks Peak trail from there.

  • Fire Bans and Restrictions:Link

View in Interactive Web Map

  • Site Maps:


Yanks Peak Brochure.pdf



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