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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Groomed
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction
Trailforks scans users ridelogs to determine the most popular direction each trail is ridden. A good flowing trail network will have most trails flowing in a single direction according to their intension.
The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.
  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Last Ridden
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine the last time a trail was ridden.
  • < 2 days
  • < 1 week
  • < 2 weeks
  • < 1 month
  • < 6 months
  • > 6 months
Trail Ridden Direction
The intended direction a trail should be ridden.
  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction
ContributeDetails
Colors indicate trail is missing specified detail.
  • Description
  • Photos
  • Description & Photos
  • Videos
Trail Popularity ?
Trailforks scans ridelogs to determine which trails are ridden the most in the last 9 months. Trails are compared with nearby trails in the same city region with a possible 25 colour shades. Think of this as a heatmap, more rides = more kinetic energy = warmer colors.
  • most popular
  • popular
  • less popular
  • not popular

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Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed

  • 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
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • Directions Directions
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
  • Other Other
      In the international sport of mountain biking, the North Shore has a well-deserved reputation for world-class riding. The steep slopes that frame the city are woven with a network of trails that offer everything from an easy outing on a rolling path to cross-country and extreme downhill.
      Region Details
      • 78
      • 142
      • 43
      • 91
      • 142
      • 59
      • 4

      Region Status
      Open as of 7 hours ago
      Local Trail Association
      local trail association
      NSMBA
      (nsmba.ca)

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      961
      Trails Mountain Bike
      562
      Trails E-Bike
      103
      Trails Hike
      669
      Trails Trail Running
      662
      Trails Horse
      14
      Trails Dirtbike
      5
      Trails Observed Trials
      1
      Trails ATV/ORV/OHV
      1
      Trails Snowshoe
      54
      Trails Downhill Ski
      137
      Trails Backcountry Ski
      26
      Trails Nordic Ski
      68
      Total Distance
      410 miles
      Total Descent
      204,920 ft
      Total Vertical
      5,396 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      5,402 ft
      Reports
      18,083
      Photos
      9,617
      Ridden Counter
      229,317

      Photos of North Shore Mountain Bike

      trail: John Deer
      446 |
      Feb 4, 2018 @ 9:03am
      Feb 4, 2018
      trail: Penny Lane
      197 |
      Jan 5, 2018 @ 6:42pm
      Jan 5, 2018
      205 |
      Dec 2, 2017 @ 4:50pm
      Dec 2, 2017
      trail: Penny Lane
      255 |
      Jul 19, 2016 @ 10:14am
      Jul 19, 2016

      Videos of North Shore Mountain Bike

      The Rock on Natural High
      0:12 | 23 | Oct 14, 2019
      Lets Check Out some Cypress Mountain GNAR!
      5:42 | 97 | Oct 5, 2019
      Fall Riding on Vancouver's North Shore || 2019...
      1:42 | 1801 | Sep 30, 2019
      Summer 2019
      0:52 | 228 | Sep 19, 2019

      Current Trail Warnings

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      Empress Bypass
      Mount Seymour
      Oct 20, 2019 @ 8:55am
      8 hours
      Wetmtbmudhoney NSMBA Closed Sunday Oct 20 9 am - 12pm for...
      Empress
      Mount Seymour
      Oct 20, 2019 @ 8:54am
      8 hours
      Wetmtbmudhoney NSMBA Closed Sunday Oct 20 9 am - 12 pm for...
      Powerline Access Trail
      Mount Seymour
      Oct 9, 2019 @ 10:43pm
      Oct 9, 2019
      Variabletipsntailsran into da bear coming up power line...

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #454369canadakavotetrailAntagonizer Alt Exit and 9 more
      Oct 20, 2019 @ 4:13pm
      33 mins
      user #764786markrrrwishlisttrailEmpress Bypass and 1 more
      Oct 20, 2019 @ 4:09pm
      37 mins
      user #1588056Leojakob2002wishlisttrailPangor and 5 more
      Oct 20, 2019 @ 2:31pm
      2 hours
      user #1588056Leojakob2002wishlisttrailUpper Oilcan and 11 more
      Oct 20, 2019 @ 2:18pm
      2 hours
      user #84476pitteraddreportPrincess Park Upper Path and 4 more
      Oct 20, 2019 @ 1:18pm
      3 hours

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #573836klezreportRamble OnThanks!
      Oct 18, 2019 @ 6:17pm
      2 days
      user #1492030joewoywitkareportRamble OnI'll get on it tomorrow morning.
      Oct 17, 2019 @ 7:15pm
      3 days
      user #1247203HulaOttertrailDouble CrossTrail known as "Double Cross" due to it...
      Oct 11, 2019 @ 11:04am
      Oct 11, 2019
      user #175994icullistrailDiggerFlagging is up for a refresh of digger...the...
      Oct 10, 2019 @ 1:02pm
      Oct 10, 2019
      user #1550830GreenJellytrailBobsledThis is a fun trail. Nicely maintained and a...
      Oct 6, 2019 @ 7:14pm
      Oct 6, 2019

      Local Badges

      • By canadaka Trailforks Plus & contributors
      • Admins: TrailsBC, wheelmaniac3, bcpunk, NSMBA, NSMBA
      • #3009 - 52,815 views

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