Snow was slowly melting so I adventured outside. Maybe better tyres would have done a good job, but my slicks were no good for it.
Looking for a beginner-friendly cycling route in Ottawa? Look no further than my favourite ride - the one that got me hooked on cycling!
This route is perfect for riders of all fitness levels. It's simple, relaxed, and can be as long or short as you want. The ride loops around the locks by the Arboretum, providing a serene and scenic experience that's sure to recharge your batteries.
In the springtime, this ride takes on a whole new level of beauty. The Canadian Tulip Festival provides a stunning backdrop, with vibrant colours and sweet fragrances that make the ride even more enjoyable. And if you're up for a winter adventure, you won't want to miss the chance to cycle past the world's biggest ice rink!
So whether you're a beginner or an experienced cyclist, this ride is the perfect way to unwind after a long day at work. Hop on your bike and discover the beauty of Ottawa, one pedal stroke at a time.
🚧 During the summer NCC closes the Queen Elizabeth Driveway for Bikedays.