Bike Notes

Heartbreaking News

For all the bicyclists crossing Canada this summer, please be careful on the road and always be aware of your surroundings. If you have a bicycle that is low to the ground, such as a recumbent, make sure you have a bright flag that is high above your bike. You want to be seen on...


Fernie Tunnel

The tunnel to the west of Fernie, British Columbia, now has lights to make drivers aware that bicyclists are in the tunnel. The road leading up to it is under construction, but once it's done it's going to be a smooth ride for bicyclists! When I rode through it a couple of years ago, I was...

Be Safe on the Roads

Another season has begun for bicyclists doing long tours across Canada. I want to give a reminder to all the drivers on the road, please keep an eye out for our two- and three-wheeled friends. In the last week I've read two news articles of bicyclists hit and killed by vehicles. It's heartbreaking and my...