We are pleased to announce that Halton’s new cycling map now includes a list of Ontario By Bike™ certified bicycle friendly businesses and amenities!
The Ontario By Bike™ Network certifies tourism businesses and organizations as bicycle friendly for free under the categories of accommodation, food service providers, destination attractions, business areas and other cycling-related businesses or organizations. To be eligible for certification, individual locations must be situated within a region where the Ontario By Bike™ Network is currently offered, as well as comply with the certification criteria required for the specific category they fall under.
In addition to being listed on the Halton cycling map, here are some further benefits of Ontario By Bike™ certification:
- Customized business listings on the Ontario By Bike™ website
- Category business icon placed on the Ontario By Bike™online map, helping cyclists find your business when planning their cycling holidays
- Access to Ontario By Bike`s Industry E-newsletter. Sent out twice annually, this e-newsletter brings industry up to speed on the trends and recent developments impacting Ontario`s cycle tourism industry
- Opportunity to purchase an outdoor Ontario By Bike signto further brand your location as bicycle friendly
Visit the Ontario By Bike™ website to view bike friendly establishments in Halton and learn how your business can take advantage of the growing cycle tourism market!
Halton is an exceptional cycling destination for both experienced and recreational cyclists looking to stay active and enjoy the region. Halton offers many on and off-road cycling options for cyclists of all ages and abilities. Whether you are looking for a leisurely ride along the Lake Ontario waterfront, a visit through a historic downtown or challenging escarpment routes, there is something for everyone to get outdoors, stay active and enjoy the region.
Cycling enthusiasts can use the indoor track at Milton’s velodrome, the Mattamy National Cycling Centre (external link). This world-class facility is host to professional cycling competitions year-round. For more competitive cyclists, our annual Epic Tour, GTA’s GranFondo, is one of the largest mass cycling events in Canada.
Visit our website to access our interactive cycling map or to request a free map mailed to your location. Download the OneHalton mobile app from App Store or Google Play to access the Halton cycling map from the palm of your hand.