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Neighbourhood Rides

The GVCC has been organizing recreational and themed rides for almost three decades and normally we’d be announcing our 2020 ride schedule but due to COVID-19, we are pausing our regular rides program for this year.

New rides NOW Available!

Take a ride!

Getting out on your bike is key, so we’re proud to announce our new Neighbourhood Scavenger Hunts, Discovery Rides, and ‘Ride the Distance‘ routes.

  1. Choose a Ride
  2. Tell us about your ride by sharing your photos, stories or videos on social media and tagging @gvccbc or @biketoworkvic #yyjbike, 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 activity date posted below. However, these activities aren’t going anywhere – so enjoy them anytime this summer!

Submissions for prizes for the sixth ride series (happening between July 23rd and August 7th) are due on Friday, August 7th! Remember to fill out the form at the bottom of the page too. For the first, second, third, fourth, and fifth ride series, scroll to the bottom of this page for a list of past rides.

Choose a ride:

July 23rd to August 7th, 2020:

Esquimalt/View Royal & James Bay Scavenger Hunts

Explore the diverse neighbourhoods of Esquimalt/View Royal and James Bay on these one-of-a-kind Scavenger Hunt rides!

July 23rd – August 7th, 2020:

Rockland Fairfield Discovery Ride

Welcome to the Rockland Fairfield Discovery Ride! Historic and modern artworks can be found scattered high and low on side streets of these old-town neighbourhoods.

Gorge Tillicum Discovery Ride

Take a ride along the pathways of Gorge and Tillicum neighbourhoods. This scavenger hunt will have you searching high and low for all sorts of natural, historical and cultural gems in this neighbourhood.

July 23rd – August 7th, 2020:

Point to Point to Point – Full (76.1km) Google Maps route HERE.

*EXTENDED* This fun long ride will take you from Willis Point to Ten Mile Point to Ogden Point Breakwater and back along all three regional trail networks! Try it out, and be sure to prepare for some hills along the way!

Find all our rides listed below:

*Remember to allow space for others to pass on trails and roads when necessary to maintain social-distancing.

Taken a ride? Tell us below for a chance to win!


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