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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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      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      1,122
      Trails Mountain Bike
      626
      Trails E-Bike
      151
      Trails Hike
      803
      Trails Trail Running
      792
      Trails Horse
      16
      Trails Dirtbike/Moto
      3
      Trails ATV/ORV/OHV
      1
      Trails Snowshoe
      65
      Trails Downhill Ski
      154
      Trails Backcountry Ski
      31
      Trails Nordic Ski
      71
      Total Distance
      499 miles
      Total Descent
      208,969 ft
      Total Vertical
      6,778 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      6,781 ft
      Reports
      33,467
      Photos
      12,955
      Ridden Counter
      601,861

      Outside Logo Articles

      Must Watch: Steve Vanderhoek in 'Risk is Reward'
      Mar 8, 2022 from pinkbike.com
      Vanderhoek thrives under pressure.
      Video: Miranda Miller is Calculated & Confident on Cypress Mountain's Treacherous Frozen Trails
      Nov 19, 2020 from pinkbike.com
      Miller makes easy work of Cypress Mountains on her Process X.
      Video: Remy Metailler Rides the Gnarliest Lines on the Shore with Steve Vanderhoek
      Sep 16, 2020 from pinkbike.com
      Death defying lines on the home of freeride.
      Video: Geoff Gulevich's Express eMTB Lap On the North Shore's Expresso
      Sep 11, 2020 from pinkbike.com
      A quick one on a classic trail.

      Popular North Shore Mountain Biking Trails

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

      Photos of North Shore Mountain Bike

      trail: John Deer
      1,107 |
      Feb 4, 2018 @ 9:03am
      Feb 4, 2018
      trail: Penny Lane
      530 |
      Jan 5, 2018 @ 6:42pm
      Jan 5, 2018
      430 |
      Dec 2, 2017 @ 4:50pm
      Dec 2, 2017
      trail: 7th Secret
      1,196 |
      Jul 26, 2017 @ 5:38pm
      Jul 26, 2017
      trail: Deer John
      616 |
      Feb 21, 2017 @ 12:55am
      Feb 21, 2017
      trail: Penny Lane
      533 |
      Jul 19, 2016 @ 10:14am
      Jul 19, 2016
      1,400 |
      Jun 13, 2016 @ 1:02am
      Jun 13, 2016
      trail: Asian Adonis
      1,245 |
      May 12, 2015 @ 11:08am
      May 12, 2015
      | 6 comments

      Videos of North Shore Mountain Bike

      Gangler 2022
      trail: 7th Secret
      20 | Jul 24, 2022
      dales rock roll
      10 | Jul 23, 2022
      7th Secret - endo save
      trail: 7th Secret
      74 | Jul 10, 2022
      The crash
      trail: CBC
      | Jun 15, 2022
      The aftermath
      trail: CBC
      | Jun 15, 2022
      Pipeline woodwork
      trail: Pipeline
      51 | May 15, 2022
      Bucked on boogie man
      trail: Boogieman
      98 | May 13, 2022
      BOOGIE NIGHTS GETS ROWDY
      213 | May 5, 2022

      Current Trail Warnings

      statustraildateconditionuserinfo
      Ned's Atomic Dustbin
      Mount Seymour
      Aug 19, 2022 @ 8:43am
      15 hours
      Drybigredted SORCATrail is closed.
      Fisherman's Trail (North)
      Lower Seymour Conservation Reserve
      Aug 14, 2022 @ 6:34am
      Aug 14, 2022
      DryvancouverathleteStill closed ~2.5km North of Seymour...
      Ladies Only
      Mount Fromme
      Aug 11, 2022 @ 7:11pm
      Aug 11, 2022
      Dryvancity10” diameter tree down after small gap jump

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

      usernameactiontypetitledate
      user #2394373rscottheffernanriddentrailSlippery Canoe and 3 more
      Aug 19, 2022 @ 10:08pm
      1 hours
      user #1736812SkydaveriddentrailWutang and 2 more
      Aug 19, 2022 @ 7:25pm
      4 hours
      user #1736812SkydaveriddentrailBobsled and 1 more
      Aug 19, 2022 @ 7:23pm
      4 hours
      user #1736812SkydaveriddentrailBoogieman and 2 more
      Aug 19, 2022 @ 7:22pm
      4 hours
      user #3148919Sam8m9nMriddentrailUpper Mosquito Creek Trail and 3 more
      Aug 19, 2022 @ 6:58pm
      4 hours

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #849965mtbmudhoneyreportCorkscrewAnd some slats reattached to the rollercoaster ;)
      Aug 19, 2022 @ 5:25pm
      6 hours
      user #573836klezreportSevered DClaimed, and returned :)
      Aug 18, 2022 @ 8:55pm
      1 day
      user #29108coreriderreportPink StarfishNot entirely. Bookwus, Executioner, Ladies,...
      Aug 17, 2022 @ 4:53pm
      2 days
      user #1596084ChrisgusreportPink StarfishYup Cypress scratches the oldschool shore...
      Aug 17, 2022 @ 4:47pm
      2 days
      user #691821drdbndtrailKirkfordResent gold dirt work has really improved the...
      Aug 15, 2022 @ 8:34am
      Aug 15, 2022

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      Bike & Skill Parks

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      Caulfield Schoolskill parkWest Vancouver
      Gleneagles Adventure Parkskill parkWest Vancouver
      Griffin Bowlskill parkNorth Vancouver
      Inter River Bike Parkskill parkNorth Vancouver
      Loutet Dirt Jumpsskill parkNorth Vancouver

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      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.
      Local Trail Association

      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike626255 miles105,246 ft141 miles4,439 ft
      12,69533,045261329,676
      E-Bike15178 miles6,900 ft24 miles4,436 ft
      1025,721125,736
      Hike803407 miles138,596 ft181 miles5,804 ft
      19831,8521020,149
      Trail Running792387 miles129,049 ft175 miles5,804 ft
      3931,8422026,925
      Horse167 miles1,089 ft4 miles761 ft
      14,7827
      Dirtbike/Moto3463 ft16 ft131 ft643 ft
      14,740125
      ATV/ORV/OHV1125 ft
      14,73917
      Snowshoe6546 miles11,706 ft16 miles5,427 ft
      2264981
      Downhill Ski15438 miles42,090 ft35 miles6,079 ft
      42946,155
      Backcountry Ski3128 miles11,273 ft10 miles4,678 ft
      62562,039
      Nordic Ski7121 miles2,736 ft9 miles3,140 ft
      2514,581
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