2021 Virtual Town Hall Recording

Thank you to everyone who joined us for our Virtual Town Hall! For those who missed it, the live stream recording is available below and on our Youtube channel.    

July 2021 Trail Update

Check out a snapshot of the some of the work that's gone on this past month! [gallery size="medium" link="file"...

Trail Jargon of the Month – Fromme Gnome

Fromme Gnome /FRO-mee noh-mee/ . Their true name is unknown as attempts to communicate have been unsuccessful. Current encounters have been limited to Mount Fromme. Unsure if range extends to Seymour until more data is collected. . We aren't sure where they came from...

Updates for Mount Seymour Parking

We love seeing everyone out on the North Shore, but we are aware that the growing numbers of hikers and bikers heading to the trails contributes to an increase in traffic and demand for parking spots at certain access points. Recent upgrades have been completed by the...

July 1, 2021

We are extremely grateful to operate and recreate on the shared territory of the xʷməθkwəy̓əm (Musqueam), Skwxwú7mesh (Squamish), and Səl̓ílwətaʔ/Selilwitulh (Tsleil-Waututh) Nations.  In light of the recent revealings of over 1000 unmarked graves, and remains of...

CBC Update from Metro Vancouver

As part of Phase 1 of their 2018 Trails Strategic Plan, Metro Vancouver will be revitalizing the CBC trail on Seymour "with the assistance of LEES+Associates and IMBA (International Mountain Biking Association) Canada". Work will be starting this summer and the NSMBA...

June 2021 Trail Update

There's always lots happening up on the mountains! Check out a snapshot of some of the work that's been going on: [gallery size="medium" link="file" columns="2" ids="36577,36579,36578,36576"...

Trail Jargon of the Month – Dialed

Dialed  /dai·uhld/ Can be used as verb or adjective . 1. When your bike is tuned to perfection, enabling a wicked good ride. - "My bike is so dialed" or 2. When you've practiced a trail, section or feature and you've mastered it.  - "I got that drop dialed...

Statement of Solidarity

The recent discoveries of 215 children at the Tk’emlups (Kamloops) Residential School and 751 children at the Marieval Residential School is a horrifying reminder of the suffering and harm that Indigenous communities, families and survivors have experienced and...

Mount Fromme Open

As of Tuesday, May 25th, Mount Fromme is back open after the closure during the May Long Weekend. Please follow North Shore Black Bear Society for more info on how to stay bear aware.  

Mount Fromme Closed Temporarily

UPDATE May 25th: Mount Fromme is back open.  Due to a negative interaction between a bear and hikers, the North Vancouver RCMP, DNV and BCCOS is asking all trail users to please avoid Fromme for the time being. . The parking lot and trails on Fromme will remain closed...

Trail Jargon of the Month – May 2021

Session /sEsh-uhn/ noun . The action of repeatedly riding a certain portion of a trail/feature until you have it dialed. . .

COVID-19 and Recreating

With the COVID-19 pandemic and more people heading to the trails then ever before, it’s crucial that we all keep recreating responsibly out there. Keep at least 2 meters of space between yourself and other trail users. Give space to pass (don't wait to be asked) if...

May 2021 Trail Update

From bridge repairs to brand new rock walls, there's been a lot going on Fromme and Seymour thanks to the work of the Builders, Trail Crew and volunteers! [gallery size="medium" link="file"...

April 2021 Trail Update

Take a look a snapshot of some of the work that's been going on this past month! Thank you to the builders putting lots of volunteer time to the trails, trail crew and other volunteers for your tremendous work up on the mountains! [gallery link="file" size="medium"...

2021 Job Postings

We are hiring! Click each tab below to view each job posting's details and how to apply.The NSMBA is an equal opportunities employer that values the strength diversity brings to the workplace.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without...

April 2021 – Trail Jargon of the Month

Hero Dirt /hIR-oh dUHRt/ noun . When the dirt on the trail is wicked grippy and fast, making it optimal for a great ride.

Fromme Parking Lot – Closed until February 15th

There will be no vehicle access to the main Fromme parking lot until February 15th due to Winter Conditions. The park and trails are still open. If there are any updates, we will post them here and through our social media channels. Please email info@nsmba.ca if you...

Greenwood Park Trails

We were very excited to collaborate, for the first time, on a trail project with the City of North Vancouver (CNV)! We had the opportunity to help with their work in revitalizing Greenwood Park so the NSMBA trail crew spent some time supporting the creation of some...