Where are the Best Places to Bike Throughout Calgary?

Posted by Justin Havre on Tuesday, May 13th, 2014 at 9:37am.

BikeBiking is a great way to get the exercise you need, stay in shape and enjoy the beautiful outdoor areas of Calgary. There are plenty of great places to go for a bike ride throughout the city. Whether you prefer a park or just a scenic area, you can find a place to ride your bike. Here are some of the top choices for your next biking experience in Calgary.

Fish Creek Provincial Park

Found in the southern section of Calgary, this park is perfect for biking. The large network of trails allows for plenty of riding, while the picnic tables, washrooms and fire pits provide plenty of amenities for families.

The River Valley

Those living in Hillhurst or Sunnyside will find The River Valley to be very accessible. This area overlooks the Bow River and provides plenty of beauty. You can enjoy the Trans Canada Trail and the Glenmore Reservoir here, as you ride throughout the area.

Glenmore Reservoir

With a 15km paved loop, this may be the best area in Calgary for riding your bike. This loop will allow you to enjoy the Reservoir, the Elbow River and the Weaselhead Area. It's very accessible from the Lake View and Canyon Meadows area.

Nose Hill Park

Those living in the northern part of Calgary will love biking in Nose Hill Park. This park provides plenty of pathways for bikers and has a dozen surrounding communities. You can enjoy about 14kms of trails here and plenty of amenities throughout.

All of these areas are perfect for biking throughout the Calgary area. Whether you live in the north, south or any other area of the city, you can find a scenic trial for your bike ride during the spring, summer and fall.

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