2,073 ft
Distance
-451 ft
Descent
00:21:16
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Bookwus Trail

  • Digger
    Maintainer
  • past supporters

Bookwus Details

  • Riding Area
    Mount Fromme
    North Vancouver, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Voted Difficulty
    Double Black Diamond (5 votes)
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Downhill Primary
    Popular direction shown
  • TTFs on Trail
    A-Frame, Drop, Rock Face
  • Global Ranking
    #172 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    60 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking
  • Land Manager
    Grouse (upper/lower) & DNV (middle) combinatio

Natural old school trail containing steep man-made and natural TTFs with many rooty sections. A bit of uphill pedalling in spots.

Access Info

Accessed off Mountain Hwy. exits on 7th Secret before the log ride exit.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Bookwus bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -451 ft
  • Altitude min
    2,075 ft
  • Altitude max
    2,526 ft
  • Altitude start
    2,526 ft
  • Altitude end
    2,075 ft
  • Grade
    -21.75%
  • Grade max
    -40.587%
  • Grade min
    -0.363%
  • Distance down
    2,022 ft
  • Avg time
    00:21:16
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Status:
on Dec 24, 2018
Snow Covered
Avg: 4.5 (29 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction

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The colour categories are based on what percentage of riders are riding a trail in its intended direction.

  • > 96%
  • > 90%
  • > 80%
  • > 70%
  • > 50%
  • < 50%
Trail Ridden Direction

The intendid direction a trail should be ridden.

  • Downhill Only
  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction

LEGEND
Trail Difficulties
  • Access Road/Trail
  • White
  • Green
  • Blue
  • Black
  • Double Black Diamond

Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • 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
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      Bookwus Trail Reports

      datedescription
      Dec 24, 2018 @ 12:09pm
      Dec 24, 2018
      reporter
      Oct 17, 2018 @ 4:36pm
      Oct 17, 2018
      Mint conditions
      Sep 18, 2018 @ 9:19pm
      Sep 18, 2018
      reporter Pretty sweet
      Sep 7, 2018 @ 3:57pm
      Sep 7, 2018
      Sign post is missing at the top. While padding up. Almost witnessed some tourist bikers drop into the trail thinking it was seventh. Due to...
      Aug 28, 2018 @ 1:09pm
      Aug 28, 2018
      view all reports »

      Recent Ridelog Activity on Trail

      Past Week
      • 3 rides
      • 8 miles avg distance
      6 Months
      • 106 rides
      • 12 miles avg distance
      All
      • 4,008 rides
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      Photos

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      Aug 6, 2018 @ 8:41pm
      Aug 6, 2018
      Bookwus, North Vancouver
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      Jul 15, 2015 @ 2:31pm
      Jul 15, 2015
      Bookwus, North Vancouver
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      Jul 15, 2015 @ 2:31pm
      Jul 15, 2015
      Bookwus, North Vancouver
      570 |
      Jul 15, 2015 @ 2:31pm
      Jul 15, 2015
      Bookwus, North Vancouver

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      3 Reviews & Comments

      • + 3
      flag Hbrown15 (Jul 8, 2017 at 12:48)
       Just rode this trail for the first time today. So fun! Combined with leppard, crink, kirkford this could be my favourite lap on Fromme! Decided to watch Wade's video after, that man is on another level. Thanks NSMBA
      [Reply]
      • + 3
      flag robgibb (Apr 24, 2018 at 21:00)
       This trail should have a double black rating. Fantastic tech
      [Reply]
      • + 2
      flag andagen (Jun 8, 2018 at 0:39)
       This is a good one! I agree. Should be double black by today‚Äôs standards.
      [Reply]

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