Trees by Two Wheels: A Biking Tour of the Urban Forest

Discover different trees and their interesting tales, and learn about biking in the city with LEAF.

Canada Walks gets kids walking to school

New data from Canada Walks shows that a whopping 41 percent of children were driven to school before the group took aim to reduce that number by increasing the rate of walking and cycling for the school journey.

Slow Food Cycle Tours

Take a leisurely slow cycle tour through the agriculture and culinary delights of the Fraser Valley. Meet your farmers and enjoy their wonderful produce!

Bicycling infrastructure pays dividends – Science Matters

Most arguments against bike lanes are absurd. Consider this: We have wide roads everywhere to accommodate cars, most of which carry only one person. On either side of many of those roads, we have pedestrian sidewalks. In most large urban areas, we also have bus lanes and transit systems such as subways and rapid transit. When cyclists ride on roads, drivers often get annoyed. If they ride on sidewalks, pedestrians rightly get angry.

Calgary Bike Swap May 28

May 28 one day bike buy and sell at West Hillhurst, 1940 – 6 Ave NW. Intake 8:00 to 12:00, doors open to buyers at 12:30

Calgary Bike Swap

Calgary Bike Swap 2012 is set for May 5 at Shouldice Arena, in Calgary.

Bike-to-Work Education

With Spring just around the corner, and Bike to Work Week coming up in May, we can help you encourage and support cycling at your workplace with our fun and interactive workshops

Bicycle Recycle and Exchange in Calgary

Ecole St. Cecilia School is hosting a bicycle recycle and exchange in Calgary on Saturday, April 16, 2011 from 9:00 am till 3:30 pm.

Where: 610 Agate Crescent S.E. Calgary – just west on Southland Dr. past Blackfoot

New Report: Saving Money and Time with Active School Travel

Toronto – As schools across Ontario mark International Walk to School Day, a new report is calling on the provincial government and school boards to take steps to ensure that more children have the option to safely walk to school every day of the year.

Get ready for Bike to Work Week!

Image by thegreenpages via Flickr Bike-to-Work Week is starting soon on May 31 – June 6! From VACC.BC.CA – Bike to Work Week encourages people to try biking to work and celebrates with those that already do. Cycling is a great way to increase personal and environmental health, cut down on transportation costs, and have…

Commuter Challenge, Canadian Environment Week, Clean Air Day

Canadian Environment Week – May 31 – June 6, 2009 Environment Week is a week long series of events which encourage and celebrate grassroots action to make our environment cleaner and healthier. Visit Environment Canada’s web site to learn more.   Commuter Challenge   2009 National Commuter Challenge Event will take place from May 31…

Share the Road Challenge Kicks Off Bike to Work Week

Image by timbarton via Flickr Bikes versus machines.  A friendly competition, ‘Share the Road Challenge‘ kicked off this year’s annual Bike to Work Week (May 11th through 15th), hosted by the Vancouver Area Cycling Coalition (VACC). Nine groups of competitors, each consisting of one commuter by bike and one by car, raced from different parts…