6.3 miles
Distance
1,716 ft
Climb
-1,727 ft
Descent
1,402 ft
High Point

This route links together the seven smaller trails that climb from Bridle Path up to Baden Powell

Detailed Description
After Work Special - Seymour is a 6 mile popular expert 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 9 trails. This route climbs 1,716 ft with a max elevation of 1,402 ft then descends -1,727 ft.
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45 Reviews & Comments

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LucaBruca (Jul 6, 2022 at 16:21)
I lost my wallet somewhere along here today. If anybody finds a brown leather wallet please call 604-619-6084 - Luc
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LucaBruca (Jul 6, 2022 at 16:20)
Trail John Deer
I lost my wallet somewhere along here today. If anybody finds a brown leather wallet please call 604-619-6084 - Luc
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Mattc00 (Mar 5, 2022 at 18:57)
Trail Pangor
Trail in great condition. Really great day out.
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wrongcrowd (Dec 2, 2021 at 19:23)
Trail Pangor
Heyo, looking for a bunch of guys I rode Pangor with on Nov 26 2021. I think I gave y'all the wrong phone number somehow. Reach out if any of you see this! (This is Cam)
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wrongcrowd (Mar 2, 2022 at 20:20)
Trail Pangor
Still lookin! :/
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conrad-hoc (Nov 24, 2021 at 22:47)
Yeah, good climbing trail, although it's humbling when there are parts of this GREEN trail that I can't do clean. Oh well, I am kind of a beginner and definitely suck at climbing!
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Mcyeetus (Oct 20, 2021 at 19:37)
Fun and enjoyable climb.
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Mcyeetus (Oct 2, 2021 at 21:49)
Fun little climb with a wood feature and uphill rock roll.
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Mcyeetus (Oct 2, 2021 at 21:49)
Tough climb coming east!
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liamdubs (Jul 17, 2021 at 21:28)
Please make sure to ring the bell at the intersection of John Deer and Good Sir Martin. If you don't ring the bell your strava/trailforks ride will NOT record this trail. It's real important to ring the bell.
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braydenharris (Jun 26, 2021 at 9:38)
This is possibly better Than Boogie Nights. It's soooo good!
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northshoresteve (Jun 8, 2021 at 19:01)
Awesome little trail. It’s similar to Half Nelson in Squamish, but only one fifth the length. We need more of these on the Shore!
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riklassen (May 21, 2021 at 11:33)
Trail Pangor
Such a fun trail. A bit of everything.
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octet (Feb 27, 2021 at 20:53)
Trail Old Buck
A bit stiff, but also the fastest ride to the top of corkscrew or CBC, IMO. Good Sir Martin is more twisty and detours out of the way, and straight up Buck cuts off a loop on Mtn. Highway. GSM is good for the second lap, since you are already over near Academy, etc.
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Edu888 (Dec 9, 2020 at 15:52)
Trail Old Buck
Not too bad until it crosses Powerlines, definitely feels like an efficient way to get up the mountain from Old buck lot compared to traversing over to GSM.
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vtradez (Nov 15, 2020 at 19:52)
Trail Old Buck
Steep trail, it's a challenging climb.
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Banders2 (Oct 11, 2020 at 16:53)
Trail Old Buck
Found some glasses at the top today. Let me know if you are looking for them.
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Banders2 (Oct 11, 2020 at 16:50)
Trail Old Buck
Found some glasses at the Baden Powell intersection this afternoon. Let me know if you are looking for them.
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krisrawl00 (Sep 22, 2020 at 16:02)
Trail Penny Lane
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pinker001 (Aug 26, 2020 at 10:31)
Challenging and enjoyable. The trail is pretty steep in some sections with tight switchbacks at steep grade with some rocks to traverse coming through the switchbacks. Physically and technically challenging. I find myself clipping rocks with my pedals and have yet to ride the whole thing without putting a foot down, but I’ll keep trying.
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Coasterby (Jul 18, 2020 at 13:35)
Tons of fun, smooth and windy with nice decent.
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Twotterguy SHORE CORPS (Dec 15, 2019 at 10:08)
Trail RT Connector
Got it, thanks to the folks that helped get it off the trail!
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gregmowat (Nov 23, 2019 at 14:51)
Trail John Deer
Not wet weather friendly, maybe in the past but not now. Just finished great run in light rain..
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bboyshredder (Sep 14, 2019 at 17:18)
Trail Old Buck
Steep gravel climb, if your wondering why people shuttle Seymour its the climb, and after you pass the power lines that's when the party starts.
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bboyshredder (Aug 28, 2019 at 17:50)
I love this trail . if you hate climbing stick to the old buck because its way shorter. but its awesome and smooth but penny lane isn't witch is before good sir Martin. not good for bigginer climbers .
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jjanetka (Jul 18, 2019 at 2:03)
Trail John Deer
Everyone I take down this likes it alot.
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ranchitup (May 18, 2019 at 18:23)
Trail Pangor
Good shit
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goatslurpee (Apr 19, 2019 at 14:16)
Sooooo sick! Thank you!
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mrj27 (Apr 19, 2019 at 0:46)
Yo this is bike park quality flow now it's awesome! Good job builders!
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MKBERGEY1 (Mar 30, 2019 at 17:27)
Ride well and Sheeeessssss nice!! ????????
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jasonwd (Mar 20, 2019 at 6:43)
Totally changed to the smoothest bile park style flow berms on the shore. A refreshing wizz down from all the gnar and chunk further up the mountain. Well done trail fairies.
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taprider (Mar 3, 2019 at 8:13)
Trail Old Buck
90% clear of snow
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crashelman (Sep 14, 2018 at 11:29)
Nice technical climbing alternative
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JacksonThack (Sep 9, 2018 at 12:24)
This is very challenging for a blue trail. It’s steep in sections and full of rock berms and rock gardens. Lots of fun for an intermediate rider!
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leelau (Jun 6, 2016 at 18:07)
Trail Pangor
Still a classic. Thanks for the trailwork Sven. Especially nice touch keeping the janky skinnies still in play
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heckler73 NSMBA (Jun 6, 2016 at 18:45)
Trail Pangor
Thanks, but I can't take the credit. Maintaining the old structures was all NSMBA trailcrew work this past summer!
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leelau (Jun 6, 2016 at 19:34)
Trail Pangor
Well then props to whoever OKed and directed the woodwork rebuild. And if I recall Muddbunnies helped back in the day so tip of the hat to them.

And going back in time thanks to Dave Wicks Chris Z, and the original Team Pangor for the cool line
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leelau (May 4, 2016 at 21:16)
Trail John Deer
Originally built by Bryce Borlick in 2011 www.pinkbike.com/video/434491

Ridden respectfully and mainly in the dry for 4 glorious years. Shut down in 2014-5. Re-opened and given new life by Martin & Penny.
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DMal SHORE CORPS (Dec 24, 2015 at 9:16)
Trail Penny Lane
Possibly my favourite section of the Seymour climb. The corners are open enough that you can get some good uphill flow going. And it takes you right to the rowdy part of Severed, perfect for tacking a little bit more onto the end of a ride.
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meloroast (Oct 15, 2015 at 13:44)
this trail rides like a dream. absolutely love it! great work!!
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CRich78 (Aug 10, 2015 at 16:03)
Phenomenal climbing trail. Thanks for all the beautiful work Martin and Penny. Rode GSM for the first time today and enjoyed every inch of it. It's so great to be able to loop back to Baden without having to head over to Old Buck or Hyannis. Awesome. I'll definitely be heading up to ride some Seymour loops more often. Thanks again!
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bikejunky (Jul 23, 2015 at 10:10)
Stung. Twice. Ouch. Great trail nonetheless.
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DMal SHORE CORPS (Jul 13, 2015 at 10:20)
Great climbing trail. It climbs through a beautiful part of the forest, and the grade is nice and moderate.
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moballa (Jul 12, 2015 at 21:01)
My son and I rode Good Sir this morning which allowed us to do a couple of laps up there which doesn't happen often for us. The trail meanders beautifully through pristine forest and feels like it's been there forever - a testament to the fantastic engineering and careful planning that went into this right down to the precise fern transplanting! "Isn't this awesome!" was echoed by many of the other excited riders we encountered along the trail today. Congratulations Martin and Penny and to all the other volunteers! Good Sir Martin will be one of the most enjoyed trails on the north shore.
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frenchfriedfun (Jul 10, 2015 at 15:34)
the Christmas corner is sick ! and the bunch after that too..
sick trail
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  • Riding area
  • Primary Activity
    Mountain Bike
  • Difficulty rating
    Black Diamond
  • Route Type
    Point to Point
  • Bike type
    AM
  • Direction
    One Direction
  • Physical rating
    Moderate
  • Ridelogs
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More Stats for After Work Special - Seymour mountain bike route
  • Altitude change
    -12 ft
  • Altitude min
    417 ft
  • Altitude start
    429 ft
  • Altitude end
    417 ft
  • Grade max
    -80.7%
  • Grade min
    110.4%
  • Distance climb
    3 miles
  • Distance down
    3 miles
  • Distance flat
    1,870 ft
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