5.0 miles
Distance
1,371 ft
Climb
-1,364 ft
Descent
1,851 ft
High Point

What: NSMBA Fiver #1 - Presented by Steed Cycles

When: Thursday May 5th - Sign in will run from 5:45pm to 6:45pm. There is no fixed start time, you can start out onto the course once you have signed in.

Where: Fromme - Sign in at the water towers.

Why: Fun community low key ride to meet and hang out with your fellow riders.

Who; You. Remember you MUST be a current paid NSMBA member to participate.
http://nsmba.ca/join

Apres will be at the Steed Cycles shop 969 Marine Drive North Vancouver.

Transition 1: Climb from the water towers to entrance to Wardens between 3rd and 4th switchback.

Stage 1: Climb UP Wardens trail. (Our first ever ALL up hill stage !!!)

Transition 2: Climb up Mtn Hwy and access trail off 5th switchback to Crinkum

Stage 2: Crinkum Crankum - Kirford - Cedar (finish before bridge on Cedar)

Transition 3: Climb up Mtn Hwy to Floppy Bunny

Stage 3: Floppy Bunny

Transition 4: Down Mtn Hwy to Water Tower Connector

Stage 4: Middle Griffen to King of The Shore

Transition 5: Return to Water Towers.

Local Trail Association
North Shore Mountain Bike Association (nsmba.ca)
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2 Reviews & Comments

  • + 1
flag xTwoSnakesx (May 4, 2016 at 13:54)
 Wow. I almost feel like bringing some popcorn so I can sit and watch people on the warden's climb.
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  • + 2
flag jayacheess (May 4, 2016 at 21:49)
 The Warden's Trail climb was an evil idea.
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Route Sections

1 Stage 1
2 Stage 2
3 Stage 3
4 Stage 4

Details

  • Race Course
  • AKA
    NSMBA Fiver
  • Difficulty rating
    Black Diamond
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • Bike type
    AM
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
More Stats for 2016 Fiver 1 - Presented by Steed Cycles mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    966 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,122 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,129 ft
  • Grade
    0.026%
  • Grade max
    -63.954%
  • Grade min
    33.884%
  • Distance climb
    3.1 miles
  • Distance down
    1.7 miles
  • Distance flat
    1,070 ft
Avg: 5 (1 votes)
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A wintery blast down Crinkum Crankum - snowy fun
A wintery blast down Crinkum Crankum - snowy fun
3:54 | 12 | comments: 0 | favs:
Jan 14, 2017
Gripping and slipping the back end around corners was fun.
Slick spills
Slick spills
0:22 | 395 | comments: 0 | favs:
Sep 4, 2016
Riding some serious tech gnar at mind altering speeds on Crink and Griffen. Totally screwed the pooch on this day.
Fromme Rock Hopping
Fromme Rock Hopping
0:37 | 207 | comments: 2 | favs:
Dec 20, 2015
"you wont make it....." naw i did though .....gooning around on my downhill Rig hoppingsome big old juicy rocks

Recent Trail Reports Along Route

traildateconditiondescription
Floppy Bunny
Jan 18, 2017 @ 8:42pm
19 hours
Not rideable
Kirkford
Jan 14, 2017 @ 10:09pm
Jan 14, 2017
A good pack. Fun sliding through the switchbacks.
Cedar Trail
Jan 14, 2017 @ 10:09pm
Jan 14, 2017
Crinkum Access
Jan 14, 2017 @ 10:09pm
Jan 14, 2017
Crinkum Crankum
Jan 14, 2017 @ 10:09pm
Jan 14, 2017
A good pack. Fun if a bit slow.
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