Posted February 27th, 2012
The parks, architecture and rolling landscape around Canberra provide a stunning backdrop for anyone looking for more places to ride their bike. Narelle Hards has selected 61 fun and exciting rides around Canberra to get you out there, enjoying life on two wheels. 20 of these rides have even been specially chosen as safe and fun places for kids to learn or polish their riding skills.
The wealth of information in this book makes preparing for a ride simple, and our easy to follow difficulty rating system means that you can quickly find a ride that will suit your current skill level. Whether you opt for an easy roll around Lake Burley Griffin, or choose to take on the trails of Stromlo, Where to Ride Canberra provides expert guidance to ensure you have a great experience.
Designed to be a useful resource,Where to Ride Canberra is much more than just a good read. With clear directions, stunning photography, GPS generated mapping, and interesting background information for each ride,Where to Ride Canberra sets a new standard for quality and presentation in cycling guide books.
The book uses a gloss paper stock, tough enough to cope with the rigours of sweaty hands and plenty of use out on the trail. Riders will appreciate the sturdy construction and convenient spiral binding of the book, this includes a fold out overview map of all 61 rides that doubles as a book marker with map legend, ride ratings and terrain guide. Riders can refer between the map they are using and reference information with ease.
Remember – life’s better on a bike.