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cycling

Brockport, NY

This weekend bike trip was through the Toronto Bicycle Club, formerly High Park Bicycle Club. Nobody I’ve talked to can understand why the name was changed, when High Park really says who we are, but that’s another story. Brockport is… Continue Reading →

Biking and Hiking on Manitoulin Island, August 2010

We’d never been to Manitoulin Island, so we thought that this would be a good time to visit. We took the Chi-Cheemaun ferry from Tobermory to South Baymouth, which was a very relaxing trip. We set up our camp at… Continue Reading →

Bells on Bloor, 2010

Am I now a cycling activist? Back in the 1980’s, there was a study done in Toronto which recommended that bike lanes be installed on Bloor Street. This is one of the main commuter arteries, covering a large area in… Continue Reading →

Teaching my 1st CAN-BIKE 2 Course

I just finished teaching my 1st CAN-BIKE course at Lamport Stadium on May1, 2 and 8. Of course, they threw me in head first! CAN-BIKE 2 happens to be the most advanced, and as assistant instructor, helping Herb, I certainly… Continue Reading →

CAN-BIKE Instructor

Yes, this year, I completed the CAN-BIKE 2 course, and went on to get my instructor certification. I’m now qualified to teach all CAN-BIKE level courses. For 2010, I’ll be teaching possibly in Toronto and Oakville. I took this training… Continue Reading →

Le P’tit Train du Nord

The P’tit Train du Nord is a rail trail in Quebec which is part of the “Route Verte” bicycle trail network. It’s 200 km in length and extends through the Laurentian Mountains from Mont Laurier, through Mont Tremblant, to St…. Continue Reading →

SMCS Duke of Edinburgh 2009 Tour

This is a bike tour I was hired to lead in June, 2009, for a group of students of St. Michael’s College School in Toronto. This trip counted towards Duke of Edinburgh credits for these lads. This was a self-supporting… Continue Reading →

Cycling the Donauradweg, Sept 2008

After getting addicted to cycling in Europe on our German trip in 2005, we returned this year to cycle the Donauradweg (Danube cycle way). This is a system of trails and marked cycle routes that extend along the entire Danube… Continue Reading →

Prince Edward County, Summer 2006

We’ve been cycling in Prince Edward County for about 10 years, and I thought this year I should finally get some snaps before it gets totally overrun with tourists. It is one of the most tranquil places I know of,… Continue Reading →

Cycling weekend in Montreal, June 2006

I’ve cycled in Montreal many times, and it just about my favourite big city to cycle in. There are bikes everywhere, bike lanes separated from auto traffic (like the photo below), and even the car drivers are more bike friendly…. Continue Reading →

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