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Discovery Rides

Planning on heading out for a bike ride this weekend but not sure where to go? Love finding hidden pathways and special features on your rides? We’ve got you covered!

New rides NOW Available (See June 19th series below)!

How to Win Prizes:

  1. Choose a Ride: Explore the points of interest & download the map.
  2. Tell us about your ride by sharing your photos, stories or videos on social media and tagging @gvccbc or @biketoworkvic #yykbike, and by filling out the form at the bottom of this page.
  3. WIN prizes to local restaurants and bike shops! Submissions for prizes will be due on the last day of the two-week ride date posted below. However, these activities aren’t going anywhere – so enjoy them anytime this summer!

Submissions for prizes for the LAST ride series (happening from August 20th – September 3rd) are due on Sept. 3rd! Remember to fill out the form at the bottom of the page too.

For the first, second, third, fourth, fifth, sixth, seventh and eighth ride series, scroll to the bottom of this page for a list of past rides.

Miss the deadline to win prizes for the last ride series? No worries. We will be releasing rides during Go by Bike Week (Sept. 28 – Oct. 4, 2020) for more chances to explore your neighbourhoods, and win prizes!

Discovery Rides for these dates:

Click on the ride you want for more information:

LAST series – August 20th – September 3rd:

Seventh series – August 7th – August 20th:

Sixth series – July 23rd – August 7th:

Fifth series – July 6th – July 20th:

Fourth series – June 19th – July 6th:

Third series – June 6th – 19th:

Second series – May 22nd – June 5th:

First series – May 7th – 19th:

Poster designed and created by Longkruse Consulting

June 6th, 2020:

…Coming soon!

Love the ride? Tell us about it!

Looking for other rides?

The Greater Victoria Cycling Coalition and Bike to Work Society is offering a series of Scavenger Hunts, Discovery Rides, and Ride the Distance rides for neighbourhoods across the Greater Victoria region. These activity series will be happening from May to August 2020. Every two weeks, two new Discovery Rides will be released for two new neighbourhoods.

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