From May 19 to September 1, 2019
Enjoy summer Sundays cycling along car-free roads, and experience the beauty of Canada’s Capital Region in a fun and environmentally friendly way.
NOKIA Sunday Bikedays, the Capital’s popular program, is organized by the National Capital Commission (NCC), in collaboration with long-term title sponsor NOKIA, and major sponsors, the Professional Institute of the Public Service of Canada (PIPSC), ServicePlus and Bicyclettes de Hull.
NOKIA Sunday Bikedays - 49th Season Launch
Join us on May 19 for the launch of the 49th season of NOKIA Sunday Bikedays during the Cyclofusion bike fair.
NOKIA Sunday Bikedays will not be held in Ottawa on Sunday, May 26, because of the Tamarack Ottawa Race Weekend.
NEW - "The addition of a second fast lane"
Starting on June 2, from 7 am to 9 am, cyclists who would like to ride faster will be able to do so on the Sir John A. Macdonald Parkway (9 kilometers). For a second year, the Sir-George-Étienne-Cartier Parkway (8 kilometers) offers this Fast Lane at the same hours.
Car-free parkways on NOKIA Sunday Bikedays
From June 2 to September 1, a new fast lane will be offered on the Sir John A. Macdonald Parkway and Sir George-Étienne Cartier Parkway.
9 am to 1 pm
- Sir John A. Macdonald Parkway (9 kilometres)
- Colonel By Drive (8 kilometres)
- Sir George-Étienne Cartier Parkway (8 kilometres)
- Gatineau Parkway
- Champlain Parkway
- Fortune Lake Parkway
6 am to 1 pm : A total of 2.5 kilometres north of Chemin du Lac-Meech (parking lot P8). This section is ideal for families with young children.
Note: Scooter-type power-assisted bikes are not allowed on the parkways when they are closed for NOKIA Sunday Bikedays.
Calling All Young Entrepreneurs
Are you interested in setting up your own business this summer? Do you want to gain a bit of entrepreneurial experience? We may have just the thing for you!
During NOKIA Sunday Bikedays, from 9 am to 1 pm.
PIPSC mobile water stations
Fill your water bottle, courtesy of PIPSC and ServicePlus
- Colonel By Drive (corner of Rosedale street)
- Sir John A. Macdonald Parkway (Champlain Bridge parking lot entrance)
- Sir George-Étienne Cartier Parkway (corner of Airport-Marina Road)
Free bike checks, courtesy of NOKIA Switchback and Bicyclettes de Hull
Located on Colonel By Drive (near Clegg Street).
Bicyclettes de Hull
Located on the Sir John A. Macdonald Parkway at Island Park Drive, as well as at the south entrance to Gatineau Park (P3).
Available in all sizes and styles, our bikes are perfect for town or country.
Visiting Canada's Capital region has never been so fun or easy.
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Le Grenier du petit sportif rents bikes for a small fee.