Citizen volunteers advising City Council on cycling issues


Community Ride: Burnhamthorpe Trail

NOTE:  Not offered in 2017

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(2016 ARCHIVE)  Saturday, July 23, 2016 @ 9:30 am  (173 registered)

MEET / END:  Baskin Robbins, 4099 Erin Mills Parkway (map), north of Burnhamthorpe Road West (Michael-Angelo's plaza).  Parking is available in the plaza parking lot.

MARSHALLING:  There will be Marshals riding all along the route.  After we all start off, ride at your own pace and turn-back whenever you feel the need.  All riders will receive maps and cue sheets (or download the GPS).  There are coffee shops on the route and riders can stop any time.

FEATURES:  There are recent improvements to the Burnhamthorpe Trail including 2 new cycling bridges over the E and W branches of the Cooksville Creek (see photo below).  The scenic lookout over the Credit River is also pictured.

RIDE WITH GPS!  [Distance: 32.7 km round-trip]  Riders may easily shorten their route as desired.

GPS route MAP
CUE SHEET  (1p PDF)

 

 

View of/from BURNHAMTHORPE TRAIL - SCENIC LOOKOUT over the Credit River Valley (featured on the route):

View of *New* BURNHAMTHORPE TRAIL bridge over the Cooksville Creek (west branch):