Navy Bike Ride Halifax Shadow Ride

Navy Bike Ride Halifax Shadow Ride

This fun family event is open to cyclists of all skill levels, including beginners, with 6km, 15km and 30km distances to choose from.  This is a non-competitive ride that will start in the parking lot of the Shearwater Fitness & Sports Center, taking cyclists along the beautiful Shearwater Flyer Trail (6km and 15km routes), and for the more adventurous riders, the scenic views of the Salt Marsh Trail (roughly 30km route).

Click here to view the route map of the event.

There is also displays, draw prizes, giveaways, healthy snacks and refreshments.
 

 
Safety
Participants are responsible for providing their own bicycle and helmet.  Helmets must be worn at all times.  The Shearwater Flyer and Salt Mash Trails are off-road trails made up of crusher dust and gravel.  A mountain bike is the recommend bike for the event.  Riders must be prepared to maintain their own bicycles on the course.  PSP is not responsible for maintenance of participant’s bicycles and will not have tire repair kits, chains, pumps or other tools available for bicycle maintenance.  The Shearwater and Salt Marsh Trails are public trails that will remain open to the public during the event.  The trails also cross major roadways.  The Navy Bike Ride Halifax Shadow Ride is not a timed event.  Participants must slow down and stop to yield to traffic on roadways.  Please be respectful of other riders and if there are accidents on the trail, stop to help.

For more information - please contact Kevin.Miller3@forces.gc.ca