4 miles
Distance
1,206 ft
Climb
-1,203 ft
Descent
1,851 ft
High Point
This route is archived

What: NSMBA Fiver #1 - Presented by Steed Cycles

When: Thursday May 5th - Sign in will run from 5:45pm to 6:45pm. There is no fixed start time, you can start out onto the course once you have signed in.

Where: Fromme - Sign in at the water towers.

Why: Fun community low key ride to meet and hang out with your fellow riders.

Who; You. Remember you MUST be a current paid NSMBA member to participate.
http://nsmba.ca/join

Apres will be at the Steed Cycles shop 969 Marine Drive North Vancouver.

Transition 1: Climb from the water towers to entrance to Wardens between 3rd and 4th switchback.

Stage 1: Climb UP Wardens trail. (Our first ever ALL up hill stage !!!)

Transition 2: Climb up Mtn Hwy and access trail off 5th switchback to Crinkum

Stage 2: Crinkum Crankum - Kirford - Cedar (finish before bridge on Cedar)

Transition 3: Climb up Mtn Hwy to Floppy Bunny

Stage 3: Floppy Bunny

Transition 4: Down Mtn Hwy to Water Tower Connector

Stage 4: Middle Griffen to King of The Shore

Transition 5: Return to Water Towers.

Local Trail Association
North Shore Mountain Bike Association (nsmba.ca)
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2 Reviews & Comments

  • + 1
flag xTwoSnakesx (May 4, 2016 at 13:54)
 Wow. I almost feel like bringing some popcorn so I can sit and watch people on the warden's climb.
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  • + 2
flag jayacheess (May 4, 2016 at 21:49)
 The Warden's Trail climb was an evil idea.
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Route Sections

1 Stage 1
2 Stage 2
3 Stage 3
4 Stage 4

Details

  • Race Course
  • Riding area
  • AKA
    NSMBA Fiver
  • Difficulty rating
    Black Diamond
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • Bike type
    AM
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Ridelogs
    27
More Stats for 2016 Fiver 1 - Presented by Steed Cycles mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    967 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,122 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,125 ft
  • Grade
    0.012%
  • Grade max
    -63.954%
  • Grade min
    33.863%
  • Distance climb
    3 miles
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    563 ft
Avg: 5 (1 votes)
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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
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  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction

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  • White
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  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

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  • 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
      Trail transparency
      Winter ride
      Winter ride
      2:44 | 80 | comments: 8 | favs:
      Jan 5, 2019
      Good fun trying the Silverback!
      Floppy Bunny
      Floppy Bunny
      2:07 | 32 | comments: 0 | favs:
      Oct 28, 2018
      Fun trail at Mt. Fromme with my Delirium @KNOLLYBIKES
      Crinkum crankum and kirkford
      Crinkum crankum and kirkford
      2:27 | 73 | comments: 0 | favs:
      May 18, 2018
      Nice riding today

      Recent Trail Reports Along Route

      traildateconditiondescription
      Water Towers Connector
      Jan 16, 2019 @ 12:43pm
      1 days
      Hazard tree removed. reporter
      Crinkum Crankum
      Jan 14, 2019 @ 3:40pm
      3 days
      Mint winter condish.
      Kirkford
      Jan 13, 2019 @ 2:02pm
      Jan 13, 2019
      Wetter than crickum and leopard, but still nice.
      King of the Shore
      Jan 13, 2019 @ 2:02pm
      Jan 13, 2019
      Nice right now.
      Cedar Tree Trail
      Jan 13, 2019 @ 2:02pm
      Jan 13, 2019
      more reports »
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