1,244 ft
Distance
9 ft
Climb
-160 ft
Descent
00:22:39
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of King of the Shore Trail
  • Race Face
    Race Face

    since 2017
  • Sean Gerke
    since 2013
    Builder
  • past supporters

King of the Shore Details

  • Riding Area
    Mount Fromme
    North Vancouver, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular in reverse
  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical Rating
    Easy
  • TTFs on Trail
    Bridge
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #566 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • #178 in Hiking
  • Local Popularity
    90 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 95 in Hiking
  • 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 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
    00:22:39
  • Avg reverse time
    00:04:28
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Status:
on Dec 1, 2018
Wet
Avg: 3.5 (24 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Directions to king-shore trailhead (49.360910, -123.034410)
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King of the Shore Trail Reports

datedescription
Dec 1, 2018 @ 7:17am
Dec 1, 2018
Nov 17, 2018 @ 2:30pm
Nov 17, 2018
Hit the roots and rocks straight on, all a little slimmy
Nov 12, 2018 @ 12:23pm
Nov 12, 2018
Pretty great!
Nov 4, 2018 @ 12:50pm
Nov 4, 2018
Oct 12, 2018 @ 1:17pm
Oct 12, 2018
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Photos

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27 |
Jun 12, 2018 @ 8:44pm
Jun 12, 2018
King of the Shore, Calgary
30 |
May 7, 2018 @ 10:34am
May 7, 2018
King of the Shore, North Vancouver
64 |
Jul 28, 2017 @ 12:11pm
Jul 28, 2017
King of the Shore, North Vancouver
85 |
May 29, 2017 @ 10:06pm
May 29, 2017
King of the Shore, Vancouver

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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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