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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 intendid 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

LEGEND
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 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
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Table or Bench eBike Charging Point
  • 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)
      739
      Trails Mountain Bike
      527
      Trails E-Bike
      80
      Trails Hike
      527
      Trails Trail Running
      519
      Trails Horse
      12
      Trails Snowshoe
      47
      Trails Downhill Ski
      107
      Trails Backcountry Ski
      13
      Trails Nordic Ski
      76
      Total Distance
      269 miles
      Total Descent
      157,619 ft
      Total Vertical
      5,396 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      5,402 ft
      Reports
      14,722
      Photos
      8,917
      Ridden Counter
      142,385

      Photos of North Shore Mountain Bike

      130 |
      Dec 2, 2017 @ 4:50pm
      Dec 2, 2017
      Dempsey Connector, North Vancouver
      106 |
      Sep 11, 2017 @ 2:07pm
      Sep 11, 2017
      Spirit Trail - Seaview
      92 |
      Sep 11, 2017 @ 2:07pm
      Sep 11, 2017
      Spirit Trail - Seaview
      trail: Deer John
      310 |
      Feb 21, 2017 @ 12:55am
      Feb 21, 2017
      Deer John, North Vancouver
      more photos »

      Videos of North Shore Mountain Bike

      Smooth ride
      trail: Bobsled
      2:44 | 128 | Jan 20, 2019
      Digger Trail - Devin McPherson
      trail: Digger
      0:50 | 116 | Jan 16, 2019
      Winter ride
      2:44 | 107 | Jan 5, 2019
      Riding “PIPELINE” on Mnt Fromme
      trail: Pipeline
      4:24 | 57 | Dec 19, 2018
      more videos »

      North Shore Mountain Bike Routes

      titleratingdistance
      No Quarter (Fromme Climbing Route)
      3 miles
      PHMB-NV-INT-DAY-4
      5 miles
      Seven Dwarfs Climb
      2 miles
      Taste the Spring MT. Seymour
      7 miles

      Recent Comments

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      user #20964tonestarreportCorkscrewShit, you must be a good rider to hit...
      Feb 16, 2019 @ 10:11pm
      Feb 16, 2019
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      Feb 10, 2019 @ 11:06am
      Feb 10, 2019
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      Feb 10, 2019 @ 11:04am
      Feb 10, 2019
      user #1011703heckler73reportFisherman's TrailThis is the only near the exit to Riverside...
      Feb 10, 2019 @ 11:02am
      Feb 10, 2019
      user #1011703heckler73reportFisherman's TrailThis is the only near the exit to Riverside...
      Feb 10, 2019 @ 11:00am
      Feb 10, 2019
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      Recent Activity

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      Feb 21, 2019 @ 9:51pm
      40 mins
      user #1510429davpetaddridelogFeb 21, 2019 ride log
      Feb 21, 2019 @ 8:15pm
      2 hours
      user #541060camwhiteaddridelogFeb 21, 2019 ride log
      Feb 21, 2019 @ 7:50pm
      3 hours
      user #1305891littleMushroomaddridelogFeb 21, 2019 ride log
      Feb 21, 2019 @ 7:06pm
      3 hours
      user #432377j4r1c6f5addphotoJade at Expresso (Original Entrance) in Langley, British Columbia, Canada
      Feb 21, 2019 @ 6:54pm
      4 hours
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      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
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      Local Trail Association
      local trail association
      NSMBA
      (nsmba.ca)
      • By canadaka TFADMIN Plus & contributors
      • Admins: TrailsBC, wheelmaniac3, bcpunk, NSMBA, NSMBA
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      Downloading of trail gps tracks in kml & gpx formats is enabled for North Shore.
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