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Best Bicycle Friendly Business Award 2020

Business Award
We want to showcase and celebrate what you do!
We invite you to submit an application to be considered the best bicycle-friendly business in your geographic region.
Receive an award and recognition from Ontario By Bike and win the chance to be featured and promoted via our digital channels
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Discover Canada’s Southernmost Bike Trails

Windsor Essex Pelee Island

Looking for a way to safely explore a new area while on two wheels? Whether it be within the city or out in the county green spaces, Windsor Essex has plenty of ways for you to plan your next cycle-friendly adventure.

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2020 Ontario By Bike Rides

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Ontario By Bikes 2020 group rides are available for booking now. Join us on a group ride this summer to explore Ontario By Bike. Accommodation, lunches and luggage transfers included. Let us take care of the logistics while you ride along on these fantastic tours with like-minded people. 
Just bring your bike and ride.

Book your spot early to avoid disappointment as these small group tours tend to sell out fast.

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Industry Workshops 2020

Interested in cycle tourism development?

Join us at an upcoming
Ontario By Bike Workshop or Webinar: 

Simcoe County
WORKSHOP
Postponed, TBD - Wasaga Beach
Postponed, TBD - Midland
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Huron County
WORKSHOP
TBD - Location TBA

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2020 Cycling In Ontario Guide

2020 Ontario By Bike Photo Contest

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Ontario By Bike's 2020 photo contest is now open for submission. Whether it's in a winter wonderland, the season of bloom, the heat of summer or the cooler temperatures and colourful fall foliage, take a break and snap a few great photos featuring you and your bikes as well as places you stop.

Click HERE for information about submission and last year's winner.

 

 

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Ride These Epic Routes

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Explore 3,000km+ of extraordinary cycling
along the Great Lakes Waterfront Trail and Greenbelt Route.

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Industry Brochure

Find out more about the benefits of becoming a certified bicycle-friendly business! 
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Download PDF brochure HERE

 
 


Join the Ontario By Bike Network!

This section is for tourism businesses and industry:

If you're a cyclist and are looking for great places to cycle in Ontario - CLICK HERE

 

Cycle Tourism in Ontario is growing!

Interested in attracting cycle tourists to your location?

Be a part of the growing Ontario By Bike™ Network!

 

The goal of Ontario By Bike is to create a network of businesses that together enhance a regional cycle tourism product and collectively, Ontario's cycle tourism sector. This comprehensive program provides a robust certification program, industry workshops, operator training, tourism industry standards, destination development assistance and marketing and promotional opportunities. These are coordinated in an effort to drive community-based economic development in Ontario's cycle tourism sector.

The Ontario By Bike Network certifies tourism businesses and organizations as bicycle friendly for free under the categories of accommodation, food service providers, destination attractions, business areas and other cycling-related businesses or organizations interested in cycle tourism. To be eligible for certification, individual locations must be situated within a region where the Ontario By Bike™ Network is currently offered, as well as complying with the certification criteria required for the specific category they fall under.

 

Why should a business join the Ontario By Bike Network?

  • With over 1400 certified bicycle friendly locations, you can help grow the local and regional profile of your area as a cycling destination for tourists
  • Adapt and evolve your service and product offerings to better cater to cyclists, a high value and growing tourism market in Ontario
  • Customizable business listings on the Ontario By Bike™ website with a business icon placed on the Ontario By Bike online map, helping cyclists find your business when planning their cycling holiday
  • Ontario destinations and businesses are featured in consumer e-newsletters, sent to over 14,000 cyclists (sent 8 times/year)
  • Social media posts highlighting cycling experiences and businesses to an engaged and growing online community on Facebook and Twitter
  • Improved search engine visibility for your business through valuable online links from the Ontario By Bike Network
  • And much, much more!

 

Learn more about the Ontario By Bike Network!

                  

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Email: info@ontariobybike.ca
Phone: 1-866-701-2774 or 416-827-2774    

 

 

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