6 miles
Distance
1,630 ft
Climb
-1,629 ft
Descent
1,491 ft
High Point
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It's time. Time for the first Fiver of 2015. We are kicking off the season with long time Toonie sponsor and supporter North Shore Bike Shop.

As you can see from the map we're on Seymour and staging will be taking place at Parkgate Park. We have used this location twice in 2014 and it's proven to be a great spot. There is limited parking in the area, please carpool if you can, ride from home, or park dispersed around the neighbourhood.

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.

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

Transition #1 will see you riding untimed from sign in up to the top of Pingu.

Stage #1 - Pingu to BP.

Transition #2 - climb BP up to the new entrance to Severed D.

Stage #2 - Severed D

Transition #3 - short traverse to Cardiac Bypass

Stage #3 - Cardiac Bypass down to Blair Range trail

Transition #4 - Return to Parkgate Park via Golf Course Climb.

Route Supporters
Local Trail Association
North Shore Mountain Bike Association (nsmba.ca)
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1 Review & Comments

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flag brenthillier Plus TAP (Apr 28, 2015 at 15:34)
 Can't wait! Course looks great!
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Route Sections

1 Stage 1 - Timed
2 Stage 2 - Timed
3 Stage 3 - Timed

Route POI

Aid StationFirst AidAid Station

Details

  • Race Course
  • AKA
    Toonie #1 2015
  • Difficulty rating
    Blue
  • Route Type
    Loop
  • Direction
    One Direction
More Stats for NSMBA Fiver # 1 Presented by North Shore Bike Shop mountain bike route
  • Altitude min
    350 ft
  • Altitude start
    350 ft
  • Altitude end
    351 ft
  • Grade
    0.003%
  • Grade max
    -38.939%
  • Grade min
    32.383%
  • Distance climb
    3 miles
  • Distance down
    2 miles
  • Distance flat
    1,304 ft
Avg: 5 (3 votes)
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Pingu and Pangor - North Shore radness -...
Pingu and Pangor - North Shore radness - Vancouver BC
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We need more technical climbing videos
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Mar 25, 2017
Graham tackling the toughest climbing section on Baden Powell, Mount Fromme
Severed in the snow - Mount Seymour Jan 5th 2017
Severed in the snow - Mount Seymour Jan 5th 2017
trail: Severed D
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Jan 6, 2017
Lots of fun

Recent Trail Reports Along Route

traildateconditiondescription
Severed D
Jun 23, 2017 @ 8:49am
10 hours
Perfect
New Severed Entrance
Jun 23, 2017 @ 8:49am
10 hours
Perfect
Pingu
Jun 23, 2017 @ 8:49am
10 hours
Old Buck
Jun 21, 2017 @ 6:02pm
2 days
Broken wood/ttf structure The bridge just before the Old Buck - Baden Powell intersection, when climbing, had a tree fall on it the night of June 19th. We cleared the debris off but the east side railing is smashed and there is a large crack in the wood beam on the east side. Safety concern due to the broken railing and possible failure of the bridge if the beam breaks.
Empress Bypass
Jun 20, 2017 @ 10:12pm
3 days
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