Spring is in the air!

Whether you ride your bike all winter or you need to wake it from hibernation, spring is the perfect time to revitalize your ride. Susan from Oak Bay Bikes sat down with us to share some basic tips on making sure your bike is road ready.  Here’s her spring checklist. For those who are dusting…

Bill from Trek Bikes Victoria on Winter Biking

Biking in the winter has its own set of challenges: colder temperatures, more rain, hazards on the roads, fewer daylight hours, and the seemingly irresistible draw to stay under the covers a little longer in the morning. Winter biking also has unique rewards: sunrises and sunsets during peak commuting hours, less sweaty rides, and superhero status…

Saanich Presents Revised Proposal for Shelbourne Corridor Improvements

Earlier this year, the Saanich Community Planning Committee presented two options for short term mobility improvements along Shelbourne Street for public review.  The improvements are part of the Shelbourne Valley Action Plan – which was “developed to guide land use and transportation decisions in the Shelbourne Valley over the next 30 years”.  After extensive public consultation, the…

BikeBC Funding for the Greater Victoria region over $2.5M

Minister Todd Stone was on site at the Hallowell entrance of the E&N Trail to announce some big investments in cycling infrastructure in Victoria and surrounding communities. The site of the announcement will itself be undergoing a major upgrade as the CRD received $1M in BikeBC funding to complete a section of trail from Hallowell to Maplebank which…