1,591 ft
Distance
191 ft
Climb
-3 ft
Descent
00:05:29
Avg time

For The Kids Details

  • Riding area
    Mount Fromme
    North Vancouver, British Columbia
  • Difficulty rating
    Green
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    AM, XC
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Uphill Only
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Global Ranking
    #8530
  • Land Manager
    District of North Vancouver

The original vision of this section of the Fromme Ascent was created by Randy Konrad as a low grade ascent/descent for his kids (thus, For the Kids). When Randy bumped into Mark who was out on a scout, it was like the chocolate fell into the peanut butter and voila! the Fromme Ascent has a great entry starting at the Dempsey tennis courts. Randy deserves full credit for the build and original vision on this one - thanks to Rocky Mountain Bicycles and the TAP program, the connection to Dempsey was completed in 2015. Efforts must be made to recognize now retired DNV Trail & Habitat Coordinator Graham Knell for his support and permitting of this trail.

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More Stats for For The Kids mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    188 ft
  • Altitude min
    923 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,111 ft
  • Altitude start
    923 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,111 ft
  • Grade
    11.801%
  • Grade max
    -2.002%
  • Grade min
    28.486%
  • Distance climb
    1,448 ft
  • Distance down
    53 ft
  • Distance flat
    90 ft
  • Avg time
    00:05:29
  • Avg reverse time
    00:03:13
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on Sep 15, 2017
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Avg: 4 (2 votes)

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For The Kids Trail Reports

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Aug 5, 2017 @ 10:21am
Aug 5, 2017
For The Kids, London
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May 26, 2017 @ 3:09pm
May 26, 2017
For The Kids, North Vancouver
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Feb 12, 2017 @ 2:56pm
Feb 12, 2017
For The Kids, North Vancouver
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Aug 29, 2015 @ 5:39pm
Aug 29, 2015
For The Kids, North Vancouver

Routes with this trail

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No Quarter (Fromme Climbing Route)
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Fromme Fun!
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