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NSMBA 101 – The Future of the NSMBA

We recently updated our NSMBA 101 document to reflect some of the changes and adoptions we have experienced over the past year. The NSMBA 101 document is our way of synthesizing the questions we often receive in an easy to refer to document. We hope it can help to...

Why become a member?

It's hard to believe that the NSMBA is already 20 years old this year and we're showing no signs of slowing down! With over 1700 members for 2017 so far, it's been incredible to see our membership and support grow, creating and maintaining not only awesome trails but...

“Digger Kneeds Knees” Water Bottles

Specialized Bicycle Components has generously donated some fabulous water bottles to the Digger Kneeds Knees Campaign for the community to purchase! Each bottle costs only $15 with every penny going straight to Digger! You can buy yours at select vendors, promoted...

Temporary Trail Closure – Water Towers Exit

The District of North Vancouver has started construction on a new debris basin on Thames Creek, to reduce the storm water and flooding issues experienced a few years back.  The project is expected to be completed around October 31. The area they will be working will...

August Trail Update

Fire Restrictions and Trail Work As BC is experiencing a higher than average amount of wildfires and subsequent wildfire risk throughout the province, we are closely monitoring and working within any Fire Restrictions for our region. The most up to date restrictions...

NSMBA 101 – Rogue & Unsanctioned Trails

We recently updated our NSMBA 101 document to reflect some of the changes and adoptions we have experienced over the past year. The NSMBA 101 document is our way of synthesizing the questions we often receive in an easy to refer to document. We hope it can help to...

Help us reach 2000 members!

2017 has been a hugely successful year here for the trails! With over 1600 members and counting, we are well on our way to reaching our 2017 membership goal of 2000 members! [video width="1280" height="532"...

A community who digs together…

July 16th saw another very successful community trail day on Dempsey! Thanks to TAP sponsor MOSAIC Homes, lots of digging got done, many buckets of dirt were moved, drainage was added and some new cedar was put into place! We thank the sponsor, trail builders and...

Digger Kneeds Knees

Digger.  The name is synonymous with the North Shore trails, not least because Todd "Digger" Fiander has been working on them for over 3 decades.  In fact, as far back as the early '70s, young Digger was toiling away on a brand new trail called "Baden Powell" with his...

Trail Days of Summer

Thank-you to all the Sponsors + Builders + Volunteers who worked on the trails in June. With over 500 volunteer hours worth of work on Seymour and another 500 volunteer hours on Fromme, the NSMBA trails received well over 1000 hours worth of volunteer maintenance in...