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Come join us for a themed ride

Posted by on May 25, 2018 in News | 2 comments

It almost Tweed Ride (tomorrow! Sign up here), but we have just released our themed ride calendar. Check it out and see you out there.

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Want to be a ride marshal for the GVCC? Learn how on April 14th!

Posted by on Apr 2, 2018 in News, Recreational Rides | Comments Off on Want to be a ride marshal for the GVCC? Learn how on April 14th!

Interested in this fun way to volunteer and keep active? Please send an email to info@gvcc.bc.ca for more details or to sign up.

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New section of E&N should be opening soon

Posted by on Apr 1, 2018 in Advocacy, Featured, News | Comments Off on New section of E&N should be opening soon

The latest section of the E&N Rail Trail – Humpback Connector should be opening soon, closing a key gap through Esquimalt & Songhees Nations. While the trail has been built & open in both Esquimalt and View Royal for several years, this gap remained as discussions continued with First Nations over privacy concerns.

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New Goose bridge opens at McKenzie

Posted by on Apr 1, 2018 in Advocacy, News | Comments Off on New Goose bridge opens at McKenzie

In a week of new bridges (the JSB opened yesterday), the new Galloping Goose Regional Trail bridge over McKenzie interchange opened as well. While we aren’t very happy with the interchange project as a whole, this bridge does solve a key safety problem – the crossing  of the McKenzie saw many near-misses and crashes over the years. Check out the photos below from our...

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Goose ridership grows after Pandora opening

Posted by on Jan 8, 2018 in Advocacy, Featured, News | 1 comment

Ridership on the Galloping Goose Regional Trail grew by more than 9% from May to December 2016/2017 after the May 2017 opening of the Pandora protected bike lane, according to numbers from the City of Victoria & the CRD’s automated counter on the Galloping Goose Trail at Harbour Rd.

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Biking fastest growing mode for work trips in CRD

Posted by on Nov 30, 2017 in Featured, News | Comments Off on Biking fastest growing mode for work trips in CRD

The Greater Victoria Cycling Coalition (GVCC) is excited to see the increase in people biking to work throughout the region, building on our already Canada-leading bike mode share according to Census Journey to Work data from Statistics Canada.

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