Bikes and Bridges Tour Plus Event Trivia - Sun, Jun 23 2024

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Bikes and Bridges Tour Plus Event Trivia (6/23/2024)

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The Basics:
STATUS: Cancelled - Hide from Calendar
Event Type:Bike
Event Location: Forest Heights Park (Tennis Court Parking Lot)
Date(s) & Time:Sun, Jun 23 2024  9:50 AM
Registration Cut Off: Sun, Jun 23 2024 9:00:00 AM
Event Duration:2 Hours
Difficulty Rating:D3: Moderate
Event Coordinator(s): Mark G
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Member Cost:Voluntary Donation Only (See Below)

Participant Info:
Who's Invited: Members Only, 18 And Older Only
Maximum Group Size:10
Minimum Group Size:3
Number Registered So Far: 0 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)
Are Dogs Permitted: No

Itinerary:
It's back!! We will play a game of how many bridges will we cross on our bike ride trek!

Meet at the Forest Heights Park parking lot at 9:50 AM for a prompt departure at 10:00 AM.

Route:

  • Cross the Dawson Bridge, east to west
  • Cross the new Tawatinaw Bridge, north to south
  • Proceed past the Muttart Conservatory and a short distance up the Mill Creek Ravine, take a trail up into the neighborhood.
  • Follow the neighborhood bike lane streets to Saskatchewan Drive
  • Take the paths along Saskatchewan Drive and cross the High Level Bridge, south to north
  • Ride down the switchback hill from Ezio Farone Park to the trails above the Victoria Golf Club.
  • Return to Victoria Park via River Valley Road.
  • East along River Road
  • Cross the LRT Bridge, north to south
  • Cross the Walterdale Bridge, south to north
  • Push up the stairs at the Low Level Bridge and cross the bridge, north to south
  • Go up new trail and bridge behind the Muttart pyramids
  • Pass across Strathearn Community trails back to Forest Heights

*There will be some bonus bridges so keep track of our number for the trivia in the end
Approximate distance: 25 km at an early ride training pace.

(*Please feel free to send donations to our Treasurer or event organizer electronically, otherwise coordinators will accept at events). Thank you!


Required Items to Bring:

- Bike (hybrid or mountain is probably better in case there's any slick gravel sections on the route)
- Helmet
- Water
Recommended Items to Bring:
Use our Event Checklists to make sure you have everything you need.

- Clothing appropriate to conditions
Oilers colours!!!!

How to Get There:
Event Directions:

Notes:

- We encourage all members to follow our Etiquette Guidelines at all times while participating in EOC events.
- Please scroll through and read the entire online waiver when you sign up.
- Details of this event are subject to undergo a change at any point in time, with or without warning.

 
Voluntary Donation:What is this?)
Suggested donation amount for this event is: $2.00/Person.

Cancellation/Partial Attendance:
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