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The GVCC advocates for improved bikeways in the capital region. We work with fellow citizens and government to make All Ages and Abilities bikeways a reality.

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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 new Neighbourhood Rides for 2020

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Help get a 30 km/h speed limit pilot!

Posted by on Oct 17, 2020 in Advocacy | Comments Off on Help get a 30 km/h speed limit pilot!

Do you want quieter, safer residential streets in your neighbourhood? If so, they may be coming but we need your help to get there. Saanich has partnered with 9 other municipalities to run a pilot project to lower the speed limits on local streets from 2021 to 2024. That’s great! But they want to do at 40 km/h, which isn’t slow enough for kids, people walking, or people biking. You can add your voice to make the pilot 30 km/h

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First Ride: Harbour Rd protected bike lanes

Posted by on Sep 11, 2020 in Advocacy, Featured, News | 1 comment

In what is probably the fastest construction of a bike lane in the city, the new Harbour Rd protected bike lanes are open! We took a ride down there to check them out and see what they felt like to ride.

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Time for bike lanes on Oak Bay Ave and Fort St

Posted by on Sep 2, 2020 in Advocacy, Featured, News | 6 comments

The City of Victoria is asking for feedback about routes in the Jubilee neighbourhood, bordering on Oak Bay. There are a few options for where the new bike lanes can go, but we like Oak Bay Ave and Fort St.

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Last Neighbourhood Ride of the Summer Series is…Hillside/Quadra Discovery Ride!

Posted by on Aug 20, 2020 in Discovery Rides, Featured, News, Themed Rides | Comments Off on Last Neighbourhood Ride of the Summer Series is…Hillside/Quadra Discovery Ride!

Our LAST ride of the summer series is ready for your late-August riding pleasures!

We hope that you explore this Discovery Ride by bicycled during the Out there Arts Festival, happening from August 29th to September 7th, 2020!

You won’t want to miss this unique opportunity to ride through the Hillside/Quadra neighbourhoods as they come alive with vibrant community art and bicycles for this 10-day event.

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The Lake Loop

Posted by on Aug 6, 2020 in Featured, Recreational Rides, Ride the Distance Rides, Themed Rides | 1 comment

Ride through some of the best spots for cycling in Greater Victoria, along the E&N trail, by the sea in Gordon Head, and along the shores of Prospect and Elk Lakes, on this 43km Lake Loop.

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