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Become a GVCC Member

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Your membership helps support cycling advocacy in Victoria, the publication of Bike Sense and Cycle Therapy, and group rides, along with numerous social events throughout the year.

Become a GVCC Member

Be a Voice for Cycling

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The GVCC advocates for improved cycling infrastructure in the Greater Victoria area. From simple changes to a vision for 2020, we work with fellow citizens and government to bring about a cycling revolution.

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Come for a Bike Ride

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The GVCC has been organizing special themed rides every year for the last decade.

Check out our 2017 Rides Calendar to see what's coming up!

Most Recent Articles

More BikeBC Funding Needed

Posted by on Apr 7, 2017 in Biketoria, Featured, News | Comments Off on More BikeBC Funding Needed

The GVCC is disappointed that the recent 2017 BikeBC grants did not include funding for any projects in the Capital Regional District (CRD). At least two municipalities submitted applications for BikeBC funding in 2017: the City of Victoria for the Fort St protected bike lane and the District of Saanich for the McKenzie bike lane between Cedar Hill Rd and Shelbourne St.

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Come say goodbye to Vic Derman

Posted by on Apr 1, 2017 in Featured, News | Comments Off on Come say goodbye to Vic Derman

Vic Derman was a lot of things in his long career of public service: councillor, CRD director, community advocate, but he was also a tireless advocate for bikes as transportation in the region. The GVCC is deeply saddened by his loss and hopes you can come out to his celebration of life on April 2nd, 2pm at the Victoria Conference Centre. Vic Derman’s family has asked that in lieu of flowers, donations be made to the TLC, SPCA’s WildArc,...

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Lansdowne bike lane nears completion

Posted by on Mar 24, 2017 in Advocacy | Comments Off on Lansdowne bike lane nears completion

A crucial connector from Shelbourne St to Camosun & UVic is nearing completion on Lansdowne Rd – a Saanich project that will eventually run from Shelbourne to Foul Bay Rd.

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Come ride with us in Saanich on Saturday

Posted by on Mar 23, 2017 in Featured, Themed Rides | Comments Off on Come ride with us in Saanich on Saturday

This Saturday at 10am, come join us for a ride around south-western Saanich to explore bikeways old and new. We start from Saanich municipal hall and head up the Douglas Connector, before returning south via Royal Oak & Colquitz River Trails to Saanich Municipal Hall. EDIT: We have shortened the route – Check out the full 14 km ride route (PDF). Please bring lunch and your own CRD Bike Map. RSVP on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/events/1853554794886180/ These rides are part...

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A new connection to Uptown is coming

Posted by on Mar 23, 2017 in Advocacy | Comments Off on A new connection to Uptown is coming

Saanich is building a new connection from the regional trail network up the hill to Carey Rd and Uptown. Planned for last fall, construction is expected to being this month and last a few months. You can see the concept below. Although the new trail will be built, the portion on Carey Rd may take a little longer, as it will be built by Morguard (Uptown developer) when they build their planned residential...

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