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#BuildCurious

Curious about trail building and getting involved with the NSMBA? Come on out for one of our upcoming social dig sessions on a weekday evening to get a taste of what trail building/maintenance is all about! . These social evening dig nights are meant to be welcoming...

May Trail Update

With snow gone and the Summer dryness still a ways a way, we're in perhaps the busiest time for the trails right now. Our trail crew fixed up a major section of the Powerline Trail on Seymour, rebuilt the Skybridge on Boogienights (after wind debris damaged it), and...

April Showers Bring May [Hero Dirt] / Flowers.

This month we have 4 upcoming “Open Days” - smaller group days open to a few extra volunteers from the community. You can get involved by simply emailing the contact person associated with each day to come join in the trail maintenance. May 11 - Lower Oilcan (RBC)...

April Trail Update

Spring has officially sprung and here's hoping that means more dirt and less snow! As the snowline has retreated we've been busy on both Fromme and Seymour! Our Trail Crew and Builders have been hard at work with Slippery Salamander, Bridal Path, Rapid Transit, RT...

Town Hall – April 24th

Join us at the Lynn Valley Recreation Centre on April 24th at 7pm! This is a great opportunity to join in on the discussion and make your voice heard, hear updates from your Board of Directors, and see the results from our 2018...

2018 NSMBA Film Festival Submissions and Winners!

We were proud to present some fantastic community films at this year's Season Opener and Film Festival! As always, our Board of Directors voted on the 1st, 2nd and 3rd place winners but this year we decided to show all 6 submissions as each film brought a unique...

Hiring Update: March 2018

Every spring we ramp up our trail crew to get the network in perfect shape for the upcoming season. We’re excited to announce our new hires: Joe Woywitka has accepted a short-term contract. He’s a lifelong rider of the North Shore and recently completed his Outdoor...

March Trail Update

Before the latest dump of snow, there was a lot of dirt work and regular maintenance on both Fromme and Seymour. Our trail crew focused a good amount of time on Kirkford, Bobsled, Roadside Attraction, Crinkum Crankum and Ladies Only, clearing drains and adding fresh...

Walsh Foundation Grants $2000

Last year we began the transition to the new BC Societies Act by working with Lawson & Lundell LLP to generate new bylaws that would comply with the new act. Our goal was to complete the transition early, to enable us to share our resulting documents and experiences...

Notice of site survey on Blair Rifle Range lands

UPDATE: An unexploded mortar was found within the Blair Rifle Range. All details here "On April 4, National Defence will be holding two information sessions to update the community on the story so far and future plans. The sessions run from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m....

Trails for all! Trails for Adoption!

Much of the ongoing maintenance, improvements, reroutes, and upgrades to our trail system happen because of our generous Trail Adoption Plan supporters.  Thank-you!  We are extremely grateful for the contributions of our past and present TAP sponsors.  In 2017, TAP...

February Trail Update

The snow line has been creeping down every so often but our trail crew and builders have been able to stay busy keeping the trails on Fromme and Seymour running smoothly! Besides the usual maintenance and upkeep you may have noticed some cool new stuff on...

Meet the Trail Builders: Trail Academy Team

While Digger is a familiar face to those who frequent Fromme, we'd like to introduce you to a few others who toil in the dirt to keep our trails in tip top shape. Whoever you see caring for our trails, remember to smile and say thank you! We'll start with our Trail...