2.2 miles
Distance
1,186 ft
Climb
-198 ft
Descent
1,920 ft
High Point

Collection of new climbing connectors and some old trail creating a Fromme west side access climbing route. Don't let the green & blue difficulty ratings of a lot of the trail sections fool you, this is a tough climb. The trail ratings are mostly their downhill rating. This is a physically demanding climb that gets more challenging the further you go.

Thanks to the efforts of our community, the Climbing Route on Fromme is now open to the mid point on Executioner. This will complete Phase 3 of the route. Phase 3 has twinned sections of Dreamweaver for directional use and re-aligned the old Executioner exit to utilize as climbing access.

Work will begin on Phase 4, 5 & 6 with hopes to complete in 2016 to provide west side access to the 6th switchback utilizing existing routes by bringing them to a sustainable standard. The NSMBA heartily thanks all of the volunteers, lead builders and groups who provided support to get the route opened to this point including: Arc'teryx, MEC, Rocky Mountain Bicycles, BC Bike Race
Lead Builders: Irish Pete, Pat Podolski, Digger, Brent Hillier, Owen Thomas, Chris Barker, Tom Hudson, Randy Konrad

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

  • + 2
flag robdonovan SHORE CORPS (Apr 12, 2015 at 20:09)
 nice alternative to get to executioner and dreamweaver from the main road access.
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  • + 2
flag RichMcMullan (Jun 11, 2016 at 8:53)
 Best climb on the shore... bring your granny gear.
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Trails in Route

Details

  • AKA
    fromme grinder
  • Difficulty rating
    Black Diamond
  • Route Type
    Point to Point
  • Bike type
    AM
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Physical rating
    Hard
More Stats for No Quarter (Fromme Climbing Route) mountain bike route
  • Altitude change
    987 ft
  • Altitude min
    923 ft
  • Altitude start
    923 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,911 ft
  • Grade
    8.635%
  • Grade max
    -36.168%
  • Grade min
    37.921%
  • Distance climb
    1.6 miles
  • Distance down
    2,416 ft
  • Distance flat
    489 ft
Avg: 4 (5 votes)
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Evan Mant // North Shore Bike Smashing
Evan Mant // North Shore Bike Smashing
2:44 | 3959 | comments: 3 | favs: 61
Jun 16, 2016
When you live at the bottom of Mt Fromme, homework can wait. Especially if the sun's out.
Dreamweaver - Fromme - North Shore
Dreamweaver - Fromme - North Shore
5:45 | 1056 | comments: 0 | favs: 2
Sep 28, 2013
Dreamweaver - Fromme - North Shore
BP descent to entrance
BP descent to entrance
3:58 | 605 | comments: 0 | favs:
Mar 1, 2015
This is a fun descent to the entrance of Mt Fromme on the section of Baden Powell that takes you out if you are coming from Expresso, Pipeline etc...

Recent Trail Reports Along Route

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Skid Road Ascent
Dec 4, 2016 @ 7:26pm
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For The Kids
Dec 4, 2016 @ 7:26pm
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Executioner Connector
Dec 4, 2016 @ 7:26pm
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Dec 4, 2016 @ 7:26pm
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Dempsey
Dec 3, 2016 @ 10:05pm
Dec 3, 2016
This trail is a steady stream. I stayed dry all morning then got soaked on this short finisher. I would take Penzoil for the time being.
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