The Community Bicycle Network has received an Outdoor Nation Grant from MEC and we still have room for participants for a bike/camp trip that we have prepared!
It will take place this weekend (Sept 19/20) in Toronto.
The group will meet at MEC and ride to the Rouge Valley Campsite (roughly 45km-so we are asking for riders who can commit to the ride).
Food and equipment will be provided thanks to MEC and Parks Canada.
We Need YOU! If you are interested, please reach out ASAP to firstname.lastname@example.org with your name, phone number and a good time to reach you.
What: A Cycling & Camping Trip
When: Saturday September 19 – Sunday September 20
Where: MEC Toronto to the Rouge Valley Campsite
Why: Why not?
Who: Cyclists who love to camp
How Much: Free
CBN Yellow Rental bikes are now available at the Toronto Tool Library!!
CBN has partnered with the TTL and are now offering rentals out of their Parkdale Location; 1499 Queen Street West.
Rentals are $25/day plus a damage deposit of $50.
Don’t delay, if you need one, go rent one today!
The Don Valley: From Todmorden Mills to Lake Ontario – Bicycle Tour (September)
September 12 @ 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
Hop on your bike and join us on a leisurely ride through Toronto history. CBN is happy to partner with Heritage Toronto to deliver this tour! Bring your own bicycle, or rent one from CBN for $25/day + tax.
Join Jennifer Bonnell, a historian of the Don Valley, to explore the rich human and natural history of one of Toronto’s great rivers. Hear the stories of its uses by Aboriginal peoples, the industrial development of the river that led to its straightening in the 1890s, and its history as a place of refuge for the homeless.
LEADER: Jennifer Bonnell
PARTNER: Community Bicycle Network
START/FINISH POINTS: Provided upon registration
LENGTH: Approx. 2 hours
FOCUS: Natural, historical
DIFFICULTY: Cycling in a group over hills, rough ground, trails, crossing busy roads
COST: $20.00. Bicycle rental extra.
PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED – please register here.
Note: A rain date for this tour of Sunday, September 13 @ 10:30 AM is reserved if needed.
As a thank you for booking your spot on this bike tour, when you arrive at the Start Point you will be handed a FREE ticket for a Haunted Walks tour. Enjoy!