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Rides for a Hot Summer’s Day

  It’s been a long, hot and smoky summer in Vancouver and sometimes it’s hard to find a shady ride.  Here’s a list of the ‘coolest’ rides in town: #3 Fort to Fort Trail #5 Seymour Valley #7 Shoreline…

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Q to Q Ferry

Come out and try the new ferry from New Westminster Quayside to Queensborough. From Aug 4 to Sept 24, the ferry will run Friday evenings, Saturdays, Sundays, and holiday Mondays. Read more here Q to Q Ferry Enjoy the #47 Queensborough,…

Pemberton S – L – O – W Food Cycle ~ 20 Aug 2017

Slow Food Cycle tours are very popular and they are getting better each year with more farms opening their doors and showing us the slow side of food. Pemberton Slow Food Cycle  is the third Sunday in August. What’s Slow…

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UnGapTheMap

Vancouver’s cycling network is getting better all the time, but there are still many Gaps.  HUB has started an innovative campaign called Adopt-A-Gap. Let’s Go Biking has adopted a Gap … the trail on the north side of Burnaby…

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529 Garage: Register Your Bike

529 Garage is making it easier for police to help recover stolen bikes. A common challenge police face is that the public often doesn’t record the serial number of their bike, giving officers only a physical description when a bike…

Proof Riding = Free Book

Calling all eyes ! Let’s Go Biking Vancouver is a Book-In-Progress. I will give a Free Let’s Go Biking Vancouver book to everyone who proof-rides maps + cue sheet and sends corrections and suggestions Thanks to the many riders who have sent ideas, corrections, and suggestions. The book…

#150 Great Trail Adventures on the TCT – TransCanada

Cycle, hike, wheel, paddle, ride, ski or snowmobile the longest trail in the world! The TransCanada Trail winds through Canada’s landscapes —  urban, rural and wilderness; along greenways, waterways and roadways.  Started as a dream 25 years ago, the TCT is now…

Okanagan Rail Trail Rotary Ride ~ 23July2017

On July 23, 2017 join a 66km, 98km or 126km cycling event, in support of the Rotary Club of Vernon Silver Star for the OKanagan Rail Trail. More information: Rotary Ride for Okanagan Rail Trail andFacebook/Rotary Ride About the OKanagan Rail Trail: The…

#143 Arbutus Greenway

Here comes the Arbutus Greenway — a dream come true for Vancouver!  This former railway is now a safe urban space for people to enjoy.  The trail starts near Granville Island and runs 8 km on a paved and…

#177 Cycling the Evergreen Skytrain Line

Bring your bike out to the TriCities on the Evergreen Line! The long awaited, much anticipated Skytrain line to Coquitlam is open. Now you can ride from station to station and eliminate some of the Coquitlam and Port Moody…

#152 Coquitlam Crosstown

Commuters will love this route across Coquitlam from Burnaby to Port Coquitlam.  It’s mostly flat and then downhill through Ranch Park to Town Center. Distance: 16km one way Skytrain links: Lougheed Town Center, Burquitlam, Coquitlam Center, Lafarge Lake/Douglas…

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Letter Writing Works!

Letters are an effective way of letting public officials know how people feel about making our streets safer for walking and cycling. For each letter received, they assume that several hundred other people feel the same way. Please take…

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Okanagan Rail Trail Ride ~ 23 July 2017

On July 23, 2017 join a 66km, 98km or 126km cycling event, in support of the Rotary Club of Vernon Silver Star for the OKanagan Rail Trail. More information: Rotary Ride for Okanagan Rail Trail andFacebook/Rotary Ride About the OKanagan Rail Trail: The…

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Bike to Bard – July 8, 2016

Bike to Bard on July 8! Meet Bard Artistic Director Christopher Gaze and friends at West Point Cycles’ new Main & 2nd location to join fellow Bard fans on a scenic bike tour along Vancouver’s stunning seawall, all the way…