Posted February 27th, 2012
Where to Ride Perth is a fabulous guide for anyone looking to ride their bike around Perth. With details of 43 great rides in the city, along the coast and through the hills, this book is bound to be a hit with all recreational cyclists.
The rides range from short rides, suitable for beginners or younger riders, to longer distances that demand a reasonable degree of fitness and skill. Each of the rides described are rated to give a guide as to what to expect. There is also a location map and directions to help navigate you through the ride.
Designed to be a useful resource,Where to Ride Perth 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 Perthsets 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 43 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.
For the past 15 years author Brent Meyer has written a number of newspapers and magazines articles on the Tour de France, plus written and presented lifestyle TV programs such as Healthy Wealthy and Wise and Totally Wild. His passion for the outdoors and cycling shines through the images and text, making this book a great read. Where to Ride Perth will inspire you to get out and ride.