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Cycling & Mountain Biking

For those who adore cycling and biking, Vancouver has lots to offer—from peaceful city cycling to adventurous mountain trails and amazing bike parks


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Numerous cycle paths and routes of various difficulty level await you in and around Vancouver, and this is probably the best way to explore the beauty of this city.

The mild climate and perfect network of bike lanes make Vancouver an ideal cycling destination. Some of the best trails can be found along the Seawall, Lost Lagoon, around beautiful beaches like Sunset Beach, Kitsilano Beach and Jericho Beach, through lush gardens, forested areas, and gorgeous parks like the Queen Elizabeth and Stanley Parks.

Vancouver's urban area with all of its museums, historic districts, and outdoor cafes is one big space to discover. You can cycle here almost year round, but during the rainy months it can be quite difficult especially for those that prefer a more off-road approach.

If you’re one of those adventure seekers, visit the nearest neighbourhood of Vancouver and explore some of its adrenaline pumping routes. Just 30 minutes from the city you can find all sorts of mountain and cross-country trails. The North Shore is known as a perfect mountain biking place. Various climbs, woodlands, and technical downhill rides can all be found here. North Vancouver is a world class biking destination for riders of all skill levels!

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