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The Pines’ Connection to The Hydro Corridor is now ready for use

Posted  August 16, 2013  by  WCC Administrator

The recently created connection between the Multi-Purpose Trail loop in the Petersburg Forest (The Pines) and the Hydro corridor, is now clearly marked with signs and shown in dashed orange on the Trail Map. This path is in the North-West (upper-left on the map) corner of the Petersburg Forest. Over the weekend we’ve cleared some fallen […]

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The Bride is Repaired

Posted  August 10, 2013  by  WCC Administrator

This exceptionally rainy Summer was hard on the end of the Bride trail. It took two outings and countless wheelbarrow loads of gravel to fill all the mud holes in that area. As the gravel settles over time some touching up might be required, but for now the problem has been eliminated.

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Spin for Limbs Cycling Event, Sept 22nd 8am-2pm

Posted  August 10, 2013  by  WCC Administrator

We’d like to invite everyone to a great ride and awesome event; the 2nd annual Spin for Limbs ride in support of limb reconstruction at Sick Kids. The event will start at Hidden Valley Park in Burlington at 8am and finish at 2pm. Ride options include 50 and 100 km through the Halton and Hamilton […]

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Cycle for Sustainability

Posted  August 2, 2013  by  WCC Administrator

CALLING ALL CYCLISTS!!! World Accord wants you to participate in our annual fundraiser, Cycle for Sustainability at Brewmeister Park on Sunday, August 18th 2013! World Accord is a non-political, non-religious organization that has consistently worked in partnership with the local organizations in Central America and Asia. It is actively involved in a wide range of international development activities […]

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A Note from Italy

Posted  August 1, 2013  by  WCC Administrator

Written by Nico Tensen If you ever get a chance to do this ride it is blow your mind beautiful.  i came up from the north side, did 50k along lake como and then the climb to Madonna Del Ghisallo.  It is not an overly difficult climb but does have a couple stretches at 14% […]

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Ride The Sharrows

Posted  July 30, 2013  by  WCC Administrator

This summer, we’re organizing 8 community bicycle rides in Downtown Kitchener to encourage cyclists to ride over the new sharrows! Meet up with other cyclists in the community as we ride from Kitchener City Hall to the Kitchener Market, and enjoy $5 off your lunch!  CLICK HERE to register for the bike ride(s): Ride dates are every Tuesday […]

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Aidan’s National MTB Experience

Posted  July 26, 2013  by  WCC Administrator

What a long and fun day this was!  Another early morning  to make the trek up to Hardwood Hills to race the Nationals.  My parents got me up at 4:30am. This was my first time ever competing at the Nationals so I wasn’t too sure what to expect.  Plus, this was only my second Cadet […]

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Storm Clean Up is Finally Complete

Posted  July 25, 2013  by  WCC Administrator

The insanity is over, for now at least, till the next storm. We’ve been asking the forest managers not to do the usual thinning the forest, to let it mature instead, so we can enjoy and appreciate an unspoiled old forest environment. We’ve got what we asked for: a forest full of big old trees […]

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Holland Marsh Race Support with SRS

Posted  July 24, 2013  by  WCC Administrator

Holland Marsh Road Provincial Championships – Pre ride & Race Day SupportSRS is offering transportation to pre-ride the Road Provincial Championships course this coming Saturday, July 27. Details are as follows: Itinerary for Saturday July 27: Leave Sat morning for 10:00am Arrive at race course for 11:30am Ride the course Pack up and leave for […]

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Lumberjack Nights

Posted  July 23, 2013  by  WCC Administrator

Last night we had 21 people spread all over the trails, franticly clearing the trails from fallen trees. The Pines (Snyder’s) side is completely clean now, but the Landfill (Glasgow) side still has a lot more to be done. We are trying to get organized for getting a work crew out tonight (Tuesday). We’ll need […]

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