December 2020 Trail Update

December 2020 Trail Update

Near the end of each year, we go through the process of renewing our work permits with the land managers of Fromme and Seymour in order to continue caring for the trails. But how does this process work? Every trail has at least one builder (typically two) who is...
2020 AGM Recap

2020 AGM Recap

Thank you to everyone who joined us for our first ever virtual Annual General Meeting on November 26th, 2020! We had a lot of great discussion and questions from those present and if you are looking for more info on the NSMBA, where and how to send to feedback, news,...
Fromme Parking Lot Closure – Dec 7th-11th

Fromme Parking Lot Closure – Dec 7th-11th

Please note that there will be no vehicle access to the main Fromme parking lot from December 7th to December 11th as the main gate at the top of Mountain Highway will be closed. The District of North Vancouver (DNV) will be conducting improvements on the road during...
November 2020 Trail Update

November 2020 Trail Update

Check out some of the work that’s been going on this past month! More skinnies on Slash – Photo by Dave Clendenan Lots of fresh dirt on Pennzoil Drains, rock armouring and fresh dirt on Leppard Working on Bridle Path Baden Powell from Mtn Hwy to Expresso...
Trail Jargon of the Month: Berm

Trail Jargon of the Month: Berm

BERM /brr-mm/ noun Generally attributed to a banked corner on a trail meant to allow riders to smoothly turn. Typically constructed using mineral soil (also known as dirt / gold). For best results while riding – to avoid overshooting the top and damaging the...