5 miles
Distance
1,301 ft
Climb
-1,493 ft
Descent
2,074 ft
High Point
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2017 FWS #8 - Presented by Norco John Henry Bikes

Sign in 5:45pm to 6:45pm Fromme parking lot.

S1 - Crinkum Crankum

S2 - Lower Oilcan

S3 - Lower Expresso - Penzoil

Apres held at Norco John Henry Bikes 400 Brooksbank Ave. Bike valet to watch your bike while you enjoy the apres and exciting MINI bike racing.

Remember you MUST be a paid NSMBA member to participate.

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North Shore Mountain Bike Association (nsmba.ca)
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Route Sections

1 Stage 1
  • 2,323 ft distance
  • 47 ft climb
  • -279 ft descent
2 Stage 2
  • 3,319 ft distance
  • 20 ft climb
  • -618 ft descent
3 Stage 3
  • 2,891 ft distance
  • 15 ft climb
  • -354 ft descent

Details

  • Race Course
  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • AKA
    nsmba fiver, FWS, Fiver World Series
  • Difficulty rating
    Black Diamond
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
More Stats for 2017 FWS - 8 mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    923 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,116 ft
  • Altitude end
    923 ft
  • Grade
    -0.708%
  • Grade max
    -32.717%
  • Grade min
    26.354%
  • Distance climb
    3 miles
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    992 ft
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  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • 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
  • Ideal
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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  • eBike Charging Point eBike Charging Point
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Gate Gate
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Ladder Ladder
  • Stairs Stairs
  • Bridge Bridge
  • Camping Camping
  • Cabin Cabin
  • Lodge Lodge
  • Bear Cache Bear Cache
  • Dock Dock
  • Ranger Station Ranger Station
  • Summit Summit
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      Recent Trail Reports Along Route

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      Lower Expresso
      Aug 4, 2020 @ 7:05pm
      12 hours
      Excellent reporter
      Lower Oilcan
      Aug 4, 2020 @ 7:03pm
      12 hours
      Running excellent. All the work done this year is holding up very well and there are not too many loose rocks on the trail. reporter
      Lower Crippler
      Aug 2, 2020 @ 9:59pm
      2 days
      Very dry but loose dust and marbles have been raked out.
      Mountain Highway
      Jul 29, 2020 @ 5:16pm
      Jul 29, 2020
      Baden Powell (Fromme Section)
      Jul 28, 2020 @ 3:45pm
      Jul 28, 2020
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