Bike Rides — Draw the Bark Echo eBikes Dog!

A fun thing to do, virtual sketching with your eBike using your cell phone or GPS watch! You could be the next “Cycling Artist”. The ride’s original name was: Old Hilliers Road to the German Deli 24 Km. 213 metre climb. About 1.5 hours. I tracked my...

Bike Rides — the Full Circuit

We used to call this ride “The Triangle”. A link between Parksville, Coombs, Qualicum Beach, and back to Parksville. Because of the nice bike path in French Creek, we would bypass it without really noticing. Might also be that there is no town centre...

Bike Rides — Qualicum Beach to Coombs

A nice mix of separated bike path, wide paved shoulder, and an abandoned road, leads you from Qualicum Beach to Coombs. 12 Km. 214 metre climb. Under an hour. Beach at Qualicum You can choose to skip the Laburnum climb and access the ride up Memorial, from the traffic...

Bike Rides — Parksville to Qualicum Beach

A mix of paved bike paths, through residential neighbourhoods, forest pathways and low traffic roads. 16.7 Km. 157 metre climb. Maybe 90 minutes. Parksville Bay Leaving from the boardwalk at Parksville beach, at the west end (up Island), cross the main drag (Island...

Bike Rides — Parksville to Coombs

A favourite ride to the Old Country Market in Coombs, The Goats on the Roof. With a Bark Echo eBike, it’s a fun easy ride. 10.5 Km. 125 metre climb. Under an hour. Your rides parked at the Boardwalk, Parksville Bay Taking off from the Parksville Bay boardwalk,...

Bike Rides — Rathtrevor Bay to Parksville Bay

Short but super sweet! 9.6 Km only. 54 metre climb. Maybe an hour if you stop to take lots of photos. Taking off from Resort Drive, or out behind Serious Coffee, (1209 East Island Hwy) head towards Parksville. On that last bump before the orange bridge turn right, to...