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Bike the Creek Scenic Spin

08 Jun 2016, Posted by Dayle Laing in Brampton Cycling, Events-GTA Cycling, Past Event Cycling, Region of Peel Cycling, Videos

Days left to register for Bike the Creek scenic spin event Jun 18th.

 

Join hundreds of cyclists in fun family ride through the spectacular valleys, trails and historic landmarks of Brampton and Caledon. Bike the Creek is a FREE fun family event aimed at encouraging people of all ages to discover the joys of cycling. Registration starts from 7:30am at Jim Archdekin Recreation Centre, 292 Conestoga Drive, Brampton. Collect passport stamps for chances at prizes. Register before June 16th to ensure your FREE lunch.

2016 Bike the Creek Rider Briefing

Bike the Creek 2016 Official Program

2016 Bike the Creek Event Timeline

2016 Bike the Creek Route Trail Descriptions_2

  • 11 km approx. Bike the Creek Family Ride  10:15am start (1-2 hrs) short north route
  • 16 km approx. Bike the Creek Nature Ride – 10:00am start (2-3 hrs) north route
  • 25 km approx. Bike the Creek City Ride – 9:15am start (2-4 hrs) – south route
  • 41 km approx. Bike the Creek End-to-End Ride – 9:00am start (3-4 hrs for experienced riders) north followed by south route
  • Bike Rodeo for kids – 9:30am – 12:00pm – presented by Community Bike Centre & Brampton Cycling Advisory Committee CAN-BIKE Instructors

Bike the Creek Route Maps:

Bike the Creek Strava Route Export Links:

Bike the Creek Avenza PDF Maps Mobile App:

GeoPDF mapping app for Apple, Android at Google play or Windows Phone Store. Our partner Toronto and Region Conservation will have experts at their booth to help you install this mapping app on your device! Download map of route; measure distance & time to where you are going; add your photos for a personalized experience of Bike the Creek!

Experts from Toronto and Region Conservation Authority, City of Brampton Heritage and Town of Caledon line routes with strategic pavilions, explaining  features and stamping passports for a chance to win fabulous prizes. The catered lunch is sponsored by Region of Peel and Walk + Roll Peel.

You are encouraged to have your bicycle professionally tuned-up so you can ride worry-free. Should you need some assistance on the day of the event, minor bike repairs will be available at registration, compliments of City of Brampton. Our mechanics were very busy last year, so plan ahead!

A friendly reminder that Riders agree to ride at their own risk and are requested to sign the Bike the Creek Waiver Form before participating. Helmet use with fastened chin strap is strongly encouraged, and is mandatory for those under 18. Parents have a duty to ensure helmet use for children under 16. Riders are photographed for promotional purposes. Riders who register by June 16th are guaranteed free lunch, compliments of our Title Sponsor, Region of Peel. Routes are carefully planned and may be subject to change should situations arise. Do pay attention to Rider briefing instructions, course volunteers and route signage. All Route Rides are officially over at 1:30pm.

Prize Draw Policy:

  • One draw ticket given for each Pavillion stamp received by a Rider
  • Prizes to be drawn at 12:00pm and 1:30pm
  • Rider must be present to win
  • Noon draw tickets will not be included in the 1:30pm draw

Voluntary Donation to the Living City Foundation supporting Toronto and Region Conservation:

The Living City Foundation welcomes your voluntary donation of whatever amount you choose! See the donation box at the registration tent.

Bike the Creek Event Partners:

Toronto & Region Conservation Authority, The Living City Foundation, City of Brampton, Town of Caledon and BikeBrampton

Bike the Creek Title Sponsor:

Region of PeelWalk + Roll Peel

Bike the Creek Silver Sponsors:

Wike, the Walk & Bike Company, The Cyclepath Brampton

Bike the Creek Sponsor:

Wanigan Organic Fruits and Vegetables

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