Things You Can Do
Attend trail work days.
Never litter; carry it all out.
Stay on a trail; do not cut through switchbacks.
Remove branches from the trail making sure you toss them well back and away from streams.
Kick rocks off the trail using the side of your foot.
Avoid trails that are closed.
Local Trail Work Days
Dates to be confirmed here for North Vancouver and Lower Mainland sites. If you plan to attend, let us know you are coming. Bring work gloves.
Check back later for dates posted here.
March to May
North Shore Mountain Bike Association
NSMBA is a volunteer-driven non-profit organization dedicated to caring for a sustainable trail network within the community.
The NSMBA Arc’teryx Trail Academy offers several courses on trail care and maintenance.
North Shore Ride
North Shore Ride is a not-for-profit organization run by a dedicated group of volunteers to provide members a supportive and social network for cycling. Along with organizing a variety of rides for a range of fitness and skill levels, NS Ride organizes trail maintenance days and social events for members to enjoy.
Hope Mountain Centre
The mission of Hope Mountain Centre for Outdoor Learning is to provide outdoor education and ecological awareness opportunities in the watersheds of southwest British Columbia. Contact them to help with trail work on the HBC Trail.
Favourite Manual Tools
These 28" Fiskars loppers are able to cut bushes easily.
Available in Canada at Canadian Tire and other hardware stores.