4.5 miles
Distance
998 ft
Climb
-996 ft
Descent
1,847 ft
High Point
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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.

Detailed Description
2016 Fiver 1 - Presented by Steed Cycles is a 4 mile expert race route located near North Vancouver British Columbia. This mountain bike only route can be used one direction and has a moderate overall physical rating. This route includes 12 trails. This route climbs 998 ft with a max elevation of 1,847 ft then descends -996 ft.
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  • Race Course
  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • AKA
    NSMBA Fiver
  • Difficulty rating
    Black Diamond
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • Bike type
    AM
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Ridelogs
    67
More Stats for 2016 Fiver 1 - Presented by Steed Cycles mountain bike route
  • Avg time
    1 hr 22 min
  • Altitude min
    986 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,128 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,132 ft
  • Grade max
    -45.9%
  • Grade min
    27.9%
  • Distance climb
    3 miles
  • Distance down
    1 mile
  • Distance flat
    689 ft
Avg: 5 (1 votes)
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Recent Trail Reports Along Route

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King of the Shore
Feb 19, 2024 @ 1:38pm
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Kirkford
Feb 19, 2024 @ 11:42am
Feb 19, 2024
Quite a few wet spots, some trail erosion and many loose rocks.
Crinkum Crankum
Feb 19, 2024 @ 11:42am
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Roadside Attraction
Feb 19, 2024 @ 11:42am
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Crinkum Access
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Feb 19, 2024
A few wet spots, but riding well.
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