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#75 White Rock – South Surrey Loop

Explore the historic trails of South Surrey and beaches of White Rock on this loop. Ride the Semiahmoo Trail and Nicomekl River trails, visit Crescent Beach and Blackie Spit then ride along the beaches of White Rock — a…

#76 Sea to Sky Trail – Whistler to Brandywine Falls

We rode a section of the Sea to Sky Trail from Whistler Village to Brandywine Falls. Oh Wow! What a vision these trail builders have and I can’t wait for them to finish the rest of this fantastic mountain biking trail. From Whistler…

#80 – Gulf Island Hopping – Pender Island

Let’s go Island Hopping! Pender Island is one of the larger of the Gulf Island and great for biking. All of the islands are hilly just remember… every climb leads to an exhilarating downhill. We love heading out on the…

#81 Gulf Island Hopping ~ Galiano

Galiano Island looked so flat on the map and seemed like such an easy ride — only 21km from end to end. This is one long, undulating and hilly ride! Distance: 21km each way, 42 km return View #81 Galiano Island in a larger map…

#82 Gabriola Island

This summer explore more of the Gulf Islands.  Gabriola Island is just off Nanaimo and accessible by a short ferry ride. Distance: 40km loop View Gabriola Island in a larger map Here’s the route: – Just off the ferry climb the…

#85 Richmond Loop

Loop around Richmond’s many trails. From Marine Skytrain Station ride south on Middle Arm and West Dyke Trail. Circle Garry Point Park for views over the Salish Sea. Visit the historic fishing village of Steveston on the Fraser River…

#86 P is for Perfect ~ Pitt Lake

There’s a gem of a ride in Pitt Meadows. It involves a bit of dyke trail and bumpy road surface along Rannie Road, but the views are like a Van Gogh painting…so pump up your tires and head out!…

#87 Glen Valley ~ Tour de Turf

In the fall, the valley calls. Pick up a picnic lunch in Fort Langley and head east along River Road. The route starts with a small climb then meanders on quiet country roads east of the historic town. You’ll…

#92 Naramata

Take a winery tour along the Naramata Benchlands from Penticton this summer or fall when the grapes are being harvested.  The ride is easy and follows the old Kettle Valley Railway for much of the route. Distance: 46km Rating…

#94 Osoyoos to Penticton

A few summers ago we stayed at Burrowing Owl Winery and did this ride.  It was about 100km return – a long day, but so fun! Distance: 100km + Rating: Advanced – some trails, some road riding View Osoyoos to…

#97 Belcarra Park & Sasamat Lake

Spring is early this year! How about a ride out to my neck of the woods ― Belcarra Park? There’s lots to see along Burrard Inlet, Sasamat Lake and Indian Arm.    Ready to PROOF-RIDE & PROOF-READ ~ 097 BELCARRA…

#100 Vancouver Harbour Two Bridges Loop

Explore Vancouver’s busy harbour on this scenic loop. See freighters, grain elevators, and tugs, cycle over the Lion’s Gate and Ironworkers Bridges, ride the North Shore Spirit Trail, Seaside Greenway and Portside Bikeway on this tour of the Port of…

#112 Around the Mountain

She’ll Be Coming ‘Round the Mountain on this ride! Loop around Burnaby Mountain ― a few hills, lots of crunchy trails and a bit of Wahoo! singletrack. For the full route, start from Port Moody and climb up through the hills…

#115 Three Bridges ~ Port Mann, Golden Ears, Pitt River

Enjoy 3 Bridges, 3 Parks, 3 Greenways on this loop around the Fraser River. Ride over the Port Mann Bridge, through Surrey, over the Golden Ears Bridge along the Pitt River Greenway, and Poco Trail.   Ready to PROOF-RIDE…

#120 Blue Heron Loop

Framed by the mountains in the north and circling blueberry fields, this is one of my favourite places to ride and walk. There’s some single track and rocky sections on this one, so bring out your mountain bike. Ready…