Monthly Archives: June 2012

Boundary Bay to Mud Bay: Cycling Along the Dike

Delta has crowned itself the “sunniest place in Metro Vancouver”, and it sure was sunny there on Sunday. It’s been a cool, gray and rainy spring in Vancouver, so we’ve been trying to soak up every last drop of sun … Continue reading

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Vancouver-New Westminster Loop: Central Valley Greenway and BC Parkway

I’ve heard some people complain about the lack of off street bike routes in Vancouver. But there are two excellent off street bike routes: the Central Valley Greenway and the BC Parkway (AKA the 7-11 trail). We decided to connect … Continue reading

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Bike Adventures in the City: Velopalooza, Car Free Day & More

This year we are suffering from a cloudy and gray June, people call it Junuary. So last weekend as the forecast was calling for rain on Saturday and showers on Sunday, we decided to stay in the city. It wasn’t … Continue reading

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Ellensburg-Vantage-Yakima Loop: The US is a Funny Place

Our desire for sunshine took us far and away last weekend. We set our eyes on an area in Washington State that we visited before, but many years ago. It’s hard to believe but it’s a real desert, very dry … Continue reading

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Salt Spring Island: An Unexpected Trip

Originally we had other plans for the weekend, but when Gili took the car to the mechanic on Friday it turned out that we needed new tires. We didn’t want to buy anything while being rushed, and since it was … Continue reading

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