1,468 ft
Distance
5 ft
Climb
-142 ft
Descent
00:02:50
Avg time
Trail Supporters, Builders & Maintainers of Upper Griffen Trail

Upper Griffen Details

  • Riding Area
    Mount Fromme
    North Vancouver, British Columbia
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Singletrack
  • Bike Type
    DH, AM
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
    Popular direction shown
  • Climb Difficulty
    Blue
  • Physical Rating
    Moderate
  • Ride in Rain
    Yes
  • Global Ranking
    #145
  • Land Manager
    District of North Vancouver

An easier trail on the shore. Can be climbed as well.

Access Info

Take the main road up fromme, turn right before the first switch back.

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Upper Griffen bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -137 ft
  • Altitude min
    1,116 ft
  • Altitude max
    1,253 ft
  • Altitude start
    1,253 ft
  • Altitude end
    1,116 ft
  • Grade
    -9.317%
  • Grade max
    -20.373%
  • Grade min
    6.3%
  • Distance climb
    113 ft
  • Distance down
    1,253 ft
  • Distance flat
    102 ft
  • Avg time
    00:02:50
  • Avg reverse time
    00:05:39
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Status:
on Nov 12, 2018
Variable
Avg: 3.65 (41 votes)

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Trail Style
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Activity Type
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Directions to upper-griffen trailhead (49.363001, -123.039107)
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Upper Griffen Trail Reports

datedescription
Nov 12, 2018 @ 12:22pm
Nov 12, 2018
All good
Oct 28, 2018 @ 11:30am
Oct 28, 2018
reporter
Clear Drains
Oct 13, 2018 @ 5:00pm
Oct 13, 2018
reporter
Oct 12, 2018 @ 1:00pm
Oct 12, 2018
reporter
Trail Day with Deliotte!
Oct 7, 2018 @ 9:42am
Oct 7, 2018
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Photos

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Sep 3, 2018 @ 3:52pm
Sep 3, 2018
Upper Griffen, Vancouver
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Jul 30, 2016 @ 2:57pm
Jul 30, 2016
Upper Griffen, Vancouver
1,137 |
Jan 20, 2016 @ 5:38pm
Jan 20, 2016
Upper Griffen, North Vancouver
267 |
Nov 14, 2015 @ 8:14pm
Nov 14, 2015
Upper Griffen, Vancouver

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