Pacific Marine Circle Route on a bike.

The Pacific Marine Circle Route is the perfect loop for a 5-day cycling tour taking you on a ‘coast to coast’ journey on the southern tip of Vancouver Island. This route is a sightseeing … [Read more...]

Cycling in Victoria BC is awesome because..

Victoria boasts more cyclists per capita than any other Canadian city, and these are just a few reasons why. 1. Known as the “Garden City” for its annual flower count, Victoria has the mildest … [Read more...]

Tune Up Your Bike For Summer

Whether you’re a year-long rider or you just like to enjoy nice summer weekends on Vancouver Island’s trails, tuning up your bike with the changes of seasons is a necessary step to ensure a safe and … [Read more...]

Biking the Gulf Islands

Fresh marine air, beautiful island landscapes, unique ecosystems: that’s the kind of journey that awaits you in the Gulf Islands of British Columbia. Located between Vancouver Island and the Lower … [Read more...]

Bike to Wines: Wineries of the Saanich Peninsula and Cowichan Valley

If you know Vancouver Island for its delicious food and focus on local producers, you must know that the southern part, especially the Saanich Peninsula and the Cowichan Valley, are filled with … [Read more...]

Prepare For the Rainy Season: Wet Weather Biking Tips

It’s a reality that all Victorians live with: in October, the goes behind a cloud and the rainy season begins. But instead of putting away their bikes, Victorian cyclists keep on pedaling all through … [Read more...]

Bike Festivals in Victoria and Around the World

Biking is such a simple thing. Two wheels, a saddle and handles and someone to pedal it forward. But this simple thing is at the origin of hundreds of great events and festivals around the world—and … [Read more...]

Bike To Water: See the Beaches and Lakes of Victoria

When you bike along the Galloping Goose Trail, near the northern end of the Selkirk Trestle, you’ll find a sign about one of Victoria’s prominent colonists that quotes the Rhyme of the Ancient … [Read more...]

Bike Culture and the Cycling Life in Victoria

With its mild winter temperature and focus on sustainability, no wonder Victoria has become a focus of Canadian bike culture (and is often nicknamed “Biketoria”). But what does it take for a city to … [Read more...]

The Self-Guided Butchart Gardens Tour: See the Best of Victoria

Photo by Christine Wagner The world-famous Butchart Gardens is definitely one of Victoria’s most popular and most visited attractions with close to a million visitors every year. With 55 acres of … [Read more...]