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  • > 80%
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  • > 50%
  • < 50%
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      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.
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      • 4

      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      1,104
      Trails Mountain Bike
      615
      Trails E-Bike
      141
      Trails Hike
      794
      Trails Trail Running
      784
      Trails Horse
      13
      Trails Dirtbike/Moto
      2
      Trails Snowshoe
      59
      Trails Downhill Ski
      153
      Trails Backcountry Ski
      29
      Trails Nordic Ski
      68
      Total Distance
      488 miles
      Total Descent
      215,165 ft
      Total Vertical
      6,778 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      6,781 ft
      Reports
      28,941
      Photos
      11,925
      Ridden Counter
      481,540

      Popular North Shore Mountain Biking Trails

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      Bobsled
      Mount Fromme
      Expresso
      Mount Fromme
      7th Secret
      Mount Fromme
      Empress Bypass
      Mount Seymour
      Lower Expresso
      Mount Fromme
      John Deer
      Mount Seymour
      Crinkum Crankum
      Mount Fromme
      Bobsled Spur
      Mount Fromme
      Leppard
      Mount Fromme
      Kirkford
      Mount Fromme
      Pingu
      Mount Seymour
      Floppy Bunny
      Mount Fromme
      Crinkum Access
      Mount Fromme
      Upper Severed
      Mount Seymour
      Pennzoil
      Mount Fromme

      North Shore Mountain Bike Routes

      titleratingdistance
      No Quarter (Fromme Climbing Route)
      Mount Fromme
      3 miles
      Expresso, Ladies Only, Big Stupid - Fromme - RideSpots.com
      Mount Fromme
      8 miles
      What's this flow on Fromme?
      Mount Fromme
      6 miles
      Fromme Quickie West Side Flow
      Mount Fromme
      3 miles
      Dales, Forever After, High School - Intermediate/Advanced Mountain Bike Route
      Lower Seymour Conservation Reserve
      4 miles
      Seven Dwarfs Climb
      Mount Seymour
      2 miles
      North Shore Triple Crown - Legal
      Mount Fromme
      37 miles
      CXMAS50 - Solo Pandemic Edition
      Lower Seymour Conservation Reserve
      28 miles
      Fromme Classic 7th and Friends
      Mount Fromme
      6 miles
      Classic Adv-Intermediate Loop
      Mount Fromme
      7 miles

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 124 rides
      • 8 miles avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 324 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance
      Past Week
      • 2,042 rides
      • 10 miles avg distance

      Photos of North Shore Mountain Bike

      trail: John Deer
      915 |
      Feb 4, 2018 @ 9:03am
      Feb 4, 2018
      trail: Penny Lane
      456 |
      Jan 5, 2018 @ 6:42pm
      Jan 5, 2018
      354 |
      Dec 2, 2017 @ 4:50pm
      Dec 2, 2017
      trail: 7th Secret
      948 |
      Jul 26, 2017 @ 5:38pm
      Jul 26, 2017
      trail: Deer John
      533 |
      Feb 21, 2017 @ 12:55am
      Feb 21, 2017
      trail: Penny Lane
      473 |
      Jul 19, 2016 @ 10:14am
      Jul 19, 2016
      1,242 |
      Jun 13, 2016 @ 1:02am
      Jun 13, 2016
      trail: Asian Adonis
      1,098 |
      May 12, 2015 @ 11:08am
      May 12, 2015
      | 6 comments

      Videos of North Shore Mountain Bike

      Lip Skid
      55 | Jul 26, 2021
      Rockin drop
      | Jun 29, 2021
      The Flying Circus (Before and After)

      20 | Jun 22, 2021
      17 | Jun 13, 2021
      Brutus
      trail: Brutus
      76 | Jun 12, 2021
      trail: Brutus
      | Jun 12, 2021
      Crash
      125 | Jun 12, 2021
      Wheeeee
      trail: Brutus
      111 | Jun 12, 2021

      Current Trail Warnings

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      Forever After
      Mount Seymour
      Aug 3, 2021 @ 1:41pm
      6 hours
      Very Dryheckler73 NSMBA Someone is cutting a new straight-line...
      CBC
      Mount Seymour
      Jul 28, 2021 @ 1:01pm
      Jul 28, 2021
      DryBen4575CBC is currently closed and being worked...
      Pangor
      Mount Seymour
      Jul 27, 2021 @ 8:38pm
      Jul 27, 2021
      Drymodvelo Wood plank was split and rolled under my...

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Severed D
      Mount Seymour
      Aug 3, 2021 @ 7:57pm
      4 mins
      Dryrobdonovan NSMBA All good
      Pingu
      Mount Seymour
      Aug 3, 2021 @ 7:57pm
      4 mins
      Dryrobdonovan NSMBA New changes are great. Riding well
      Power Line
      Mount Seymour
      Aug 3, 2021 @ 7:56pm
      5 mins
      Very Dryrobdonovan NSMBA Riding ok
      Natural High
      Mount Fromme
      Aug 3, 2021 @ 11:52am
      8 hours
      Very Drydastone
      Imonator
      Mount Fromme
      Aug 3, 2021 @ 11:52am
      8 hours
      Drydastone
      Upper Oilcan
      Mount Fromme
      Aug 3, 2021 @ 11:50am
      8 hours
      Drydastone
      Bookwus
      Mount Fromme
      Aug 3, 2021 @ 11:50am
      8 hours
      DrydastoneDry, but not crazy crazy dry.
      Old Cross Mountain Connector
      Cypress Mountain
      Aug 2, 2021 @ 7:09pm
      1 day
      Dryddean There are no words.
      Blind Skier
      Cypress Mountain
      Aug 2, 2021 @ 4:33pm
      1 day
      Very DryHulaOtter Removed two downed trees off old line....
      Corkscrew
      Mount Seymour
      Aug 2, 2021 @ 2:04pm
      1 day
      Drymtbmudhoney NSMBA Repaired down ramp on broken skinny

      Activity Feed

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      user #919343robdonovanaddreportPower Line and 2 more
      Aug 3, 2021 @ 7:56pm
      5 mins
      user #2784869HammyTRsCBcwishlisttrailCBC
      Aug 3, 2021 @ 7:15pm
      46 mins
      user #849965mtbmudhoneycommentreportPingu
      Aug 3, 2021 @ 6:19pm
      2 hours
      user #573836klezcommentreportPingu
      Aug 3, 2021 @ 5:56pm
      2 hours
      user #470421weissjoel82addphoto in North Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada and 1 more
      Aug 3, 2021 @ 5:20pm
      3 hours

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #849965mtbmudhoneyreportPinguYeah, that looks like the tree down reported...
      Aug 3, 2021 @ 6:19pm
      2 hours
      user #573836klezreportPinguMatty, was this an old report that got...
      Aug 3, 2021 @ 5:56pm
      2 hours
      user #1472656ChortontrailPile of RocksRode it today. Nice trail!
      Aug 1, 2021 @ 7:53pm
      2 days
      user #573836klezreportDale's TrailCleared, thanks for adding the picture and GPS...
      Aug 1, 2021 @ 9:39am
      2 days
      user #573836klezreportDale's TrailIt was pretty close to the edge of the...
      Aug 1, 2021 @ 9:38am
      2 days

      Local Badges

      Bike & Skill Parks

      nametypecityrating
      Cypress Mountain Resortbike parkWest Vancouver
      Discovery Snowshoe Trailsbike parkNorth Vancouver
      Grouse Mountainbike parkNorth Vancouver
      Mt Seymour Resortbike parkNorth Vancouver
      Caulfield Schoolskill parkWest Vancouver

      Local Trail Supporters

      Pinkbike Articles

      Sep 16, 2020
      Video: Remy Metailler Rides the Gnarliest Lines on the Shore with Steve Vanderhoek Video: Remy Metailler Rides the Gnarliest Lines on the Shore with Steve Vanderhoek
      Death defying lines on the home of freeride.
      Jul 8, 2020
      Video: Geoff Gulevich Tackles Old School North Shore Tech Skinnies Video: Geoff Gulevich Tackles Old School North Shore Tech Skinnies
      A lesson in tech skinny riding from the freeride legend.
      Mar 28, 2019
      Locate 'The Golden Nug' in Whistler Bike Park's Contest for a Chance to Win a Season's Pass Locate 'The Golden Nug' in Whistler Bike Park's Contest for a Chance to Win a Season's Pass
      Put your trail recall to the test and locate The Golden Nug. Then drop a pin onto a map of the Bike Park in the exact trail location it was taken.
      Feb 17, 2016
      2015 Photo of the Year: $10,000 Cash Prizing - Round 3 2015 Photo of the Year: $10,000 Cash Prizing - Round 3
      You've taken the selection from 32 to 16 and now to 8 as we open up round three for the 2015 Trek Photo of the Year Powered by SRAM.
      Feb 13, 2016
      VOTE NOW: 2015 Photo of the Year: $10,000 Cash Prizing - Round 2 VOTE NOW: 2015 Photo of the Year: $10,000 Cash Prizing - Round 2
      You've taken the selection from 32 to 16 as we open up round two for the 2015 Trek Photo of the Year Powered by SRAM.
      Local Trail Association

      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike615245 miles107,559 ft139 miles4,439 ft
      11,71828,548241259,076
      E-Bike14169 miles6,220 ft22 miles4,436 ft
      622,83583,033
      Hike794397 miles143,986 ft182 miles5,804 ft
      15927,638812,773
      Trail Running784378 miles134,439 ft175 miles5,804 ft
      3027,6291015,254
      Horse137 miles1,106 ft4 miles761 ft
      14,9287
      Dirtbike/Moto2338 ft16 ft131 ft20 ft
      14,893110
      Snowshoe5939 miles11,542 ft13 miles5,427 ft
      2255692
      Downhill Ski15238 miles43,724 ft35 miles4,058 ft
      42823,865
      Backcountry Ski2927 miles11,335 ft10 miles4,544 ft
      62501,286
      Nordic Ski6815 miles2,415 ft6 miles2,736 ft
      2462,768
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