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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • 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 Ridden Direction

The intendid direction a trail should be ridden.

  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction

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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 or Major Issue / Red

  • 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 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
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • 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
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      Local Trail Association
      local trail association
      NSMBA
      (nsmba.ca)

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      527
      Trails Mountain Bike
      518
      Trails E-Bike
      84
      Trails Hike
      486
      Trails Trail Running
      486
      Total Distance
      200 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      126 miles
      Total Descent
      111,151 ft
      Total Vertical
      3,767 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      3,773 ft
      Reports
      14,350
      Photos
      8,768
      Ridden Counter
      137,978

      Photos of North Shore Mountain Bike

      124 |
      Dec 2, 2017 @ 4:50pm
      Dec 2, 2017
      Dempsey Connector, North Vancouver
      105 |
      Sep 11, 2017 @ 2:07pm
      Sep 11, 2017
      Spirit Trail - Seaview
      90 |
      Sep 11, 2017 @ 2:07pm
      Sep 11, 2017
      Spirit Trail - Seaview
      trail: Deer John
      305 |
      Feb 21, 2017 @ 12:55am
      Feb 21, 2017
      Deer John, North Vancouver
      more photos »

      Videos of North Shore Mountain Bike

      Digger Trail - Devin McPherson
      trail: Digger
      0:50 | 62 | Jan 16, 2019
      Winter ride
      2:44 | 80 | Jan 5, 2019
      Riding “PIPELINE” on Mnt Fromme
      trail: Pipeline
      4:24 | 44 | Dec 19, 2018
      Riding the Ladies Only trail mnt Fromme
      5:01 | 33 | Dec 19, 2018
      more videos »

      North Shore Mountain Bike Routes

      titleratingdistance
      No Quarter (Fromme Climbing Route)
      3 miles
      Seven Dwarfs Climb
      2 miles
      Taste the Spring MT. Seymour
      7 miles
      BCBikeRace2018 - Day 6 (North Vancouver) race
      12 miles

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #173205kirbmeistertrailExecutioner BP ExitThis is steep and wild. Some fun lines. Worth...
      Jan 13, 2019 @ 12:58am
      Jan 13, 2019
      user #849965mtbmudhoneyreportMushroom ConnectorTree cleared
      Jan 7, 2019 @ 2:26pm
      Jan 7, 2019
      user #849965mtbmudhoneyreportMushroom ConnectorThanks for reporting!
      Jan 6, 2019 @ 6:31pm
      Jan 6, 2019
      user #573836klezreportNed's Atomic DustbinThanks - where on the trail are they? Is the...
      Jan 4, 2019 @ 9:16pm
      Jan 4, 2019
      user #1492030joewoywitkareportUpper GriffenTree has been cleared.
      Jan 4, 2019 @ 11:14am
      Jan 4, 2019
      more »

      Recent Activity

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #153925silinsaddridelogJan 18, 2019 ride log
      Jan 18, 2019 @ 7:05am
      1 hours
      user #1125391ThuledogaddridelogDec 6, 2018 ride log and 1 more
      Jan 18, 2019 @ 4:01am
      4 hours
      user #1125391ThuledogaddridelogJan 13, 2019 ride log and 1 more
      Jan 18, 2019 @ 4:01am
      4 hours
      user #1125391Thuledogriddentrail7th Secret
      Jan 18, 2019 @ 3:23am
      5 hours
      user #629310charlie64addridelogJan 17, 2019 ride log
      Jan 17, 2019 @ 8:25pm
      12 hours
      view more »

      Bike & Skill Parks

      nametypecityrating
      Caulfield Schoolskill parkWest Vancouver
      Gleneagles Adventure Parkskill parkWest Vancouver
      Griffin Bowlskill parkNorth Vancouver
      Inter River Bike Parkskill parkNorth Vancouver
      Loutet Dirt Jumpsskill parkNorth Vancouver
      view all skill parks »

      Local Trail Supporters

      • Sugoi
      • The Raven Pub
      • Giant Bicycles
      • MEC
      • Telus
      • North Shore
      • Capilano University Outdoor Recreation Management
      Local Trail Association
      local trail association
      NSMBA
      (nsmba.ca)
      • By canadaka TFADMIN Plus & contributors
      • Admins: TrailsBC, wheelmaniac3, bcpunk, NSMBA, NSMBA
      • #3009 - 40,820 views

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