Welcome to the site

I like to get around as quickly and efficiently as possible, while minimizing my impact on the environment. 

Ottawa is a great place to do this. Flat, with a reasonable network of bike paths, it's possible to bike year-round for commuting, errands, shopping, and just plain fun.

That said, the city still focuses on cars as a way of transportation, and work needs to be done to improve cycling infrastructure.

I write regularly on my blog about all aspects of cycling, active transportation, and more general topics like city planning and environmental issues.

Bike Route Conditions

I built a crowd-sourced tool to map out bike route conditions, particularly relevant in winter as the snow falls and plows clear out the paths