1,244 ft
Distance
9 ft
Climb
-160 ft
Descent
00:27:55
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of King of the Shore Trail

King of the Shore Details

  • Riding area
  • Difficulty rating
    Green
  • Trail type
    Singletrack
  • Bike type
    DH, AM
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical rating
    Easy
  • TTFs on trail
    Bridge
  • Ride in rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #8442
  • Land Manager
    District of North Vancouver

Another older trail with some bridging again mostly for making the trail easier. This trail can also be ridden up.

Access Info

Accessed from the water tower, it ends on Lower Griffon.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for King of the Shore mountain bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -151 ft
  • Altitude min
    967 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,118 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,118 ft
  • Altitude end
    967 ft
  • Grade
    -12.162%
  • Grade max
    -35.004%
  • Grade min
    4.621%
  • Distance climb
    92 ft
  • Distance down
    1,052 ft
  • Distance flat
    100 ft
  • Avg time
    00:27:55
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Status:
on Jan 14, 2017
Freeze/thaw Cycle
Avg: 3.35 (15 votes)

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King of the Shore Trail Reports

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Jan 14, 2017 @ 7:40pm
Jan 14, 2017
Mix of hardpack and ice. Ride carefully.
Jan 13, 2017 @ 7:19pm
Jan 13, 2017
Some VERY icy sections. Not worth riding at this time,
Dec 25, 2016 @ 12:16pm
Dec 25, 2016
reporter Trees down at the entrance to KOTS / junction with Water Tower Connector
Nov 13, 2016 @ 9:19pm
Nov 13, 2016
reporter
Nov 5, 2016 @ 6:19pm
Nov 5, 2016
Open today when I rode it
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Mar 30, 2015 @ 6:40pm
Mar 30, 2015
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Mar 30, 2015 @ 6:39pm
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Mar 30, 2015 @ 6:39pm
Mar 30, 2015
King of the Shore, North Vancouver

Trail Lists

Routes with this trail

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BCBR 2015 Day 5 race
24.2 miles
2016 Fiver 1 - Presented by Steed Cycles race
5.0 miles
Fromme Fun!
8.1 miles
Fiver #7 - Presented by NSMBA and Stong's Market race
6.6 miles

1 Review & Comments

  • + 1
flag adove (Oct 27, 2014 at 10:39)
 A good amount of work was done on October 26th by the Lynn Valley Bikes/NSMBA TAP volunteers at the bottom intersection with Lower Griffen. Very nice for climbing now!
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King of the Shore & the MEC Grant
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