Category: Advocacy

Voluntary Backcountry closure

Because of the EXTREME fire danger, a voluntary backcountry closure in the Cariboo, Kamloops and Southeast fire centers has been put in place. RSTBC (Rec Sites) was asked to close all recreation sites in the three fire centers. After discussing the challenging implications of a full closure in the context of a voluntary closure and with many campers already in… Read more →

Seeking secure bike storage input

We have been asked to provide some input on secure bike storage infrastructure in the City of Penticton. Numerous workers say that a big barrier to commuting to work by bicycle is that they have nowhere to securely store their bike.  Occasionally visitors from out of town tell us that they don’t feel safe leaving their bikes on/in their vehicle… Read more →

July 2 Time Trial results

The riders enjoyed a gorgeous and quiet course at Green lake. We hope to see more of you tomorrow evening for the hill climb. Thank you to Sybilla for organizing!  TT Green Lake Road July 2 1 Michael Johnston     22.55 2 Emma Lujan               22.58 3. Carl Peterson        … Read more →

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Youth being taught to ride

We would love to thank our anonymous donor for making this happen for 7 lucky kids. We want to thank Freedom and the Bike Barn for their support of youth cycling and we hope to see this initiative grow. Let the good times roll!! The Bike Barn | City of Penticton – Municipality | Freedom Bike Shop https://www.castanet.net/…/200176/Youth-being-taught-to-ride Read more →