How would you like to spend a summer day riding along the shore of Kalamalka Lake, a quiet ride away from traffic on a nice flat abandoned rail bed. This might be in your future if Brad Clements gets his way. Brad is a resident of Vernon and he hopes to convert the CN rail line between Kelowna and Vernon to a world class recreation corridor. You can find out more and lend your support at Okanagan Rail Trails.
A few brief moments at the corner of Richter and Sutherland where the City of Kelowna has just installed 2 new Bike Boxes. Note the new sign indicating no right turn on red. What about stopping at a red light?
The latest article by George Forshaw as he travels the world by bike, one trail at a time. George and his wife Gail have completed a number of sections of the KVR and this is a summary with photos of their recent adventure along the abandoned rail bed between Summerland and Merritt. Click here to read.
This is a great 30 k+ loop through the historic orchards of East Kelowna. It has some good climbs once you get off lakeshore, but the effort is worth it as you end up in a beautiful and quiet area of Kelowna. On a Sunday morning there is very little traffic.