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 Coronavirus (COVID-19) Resources and Information

Many services listed in our Community Recreation Database (Connect.ca) / NS Trails Guide have reduced hours or are currently closed to the public. We advise that you call ahead to confirm services / trails are open and available before attending in person.

Follow Public Health guidelines for the county you are in.  Always wear a mask in public, including outdoors where physical distancing cannot be maintained.

Please refer to http://novascotia.ca/coronavirus for more details.

South Shore Bike Celebration Month

Bike Celebration is an annual event to celebrate cycling in Lunenburg County and promote the benefits of cycling for active transportation and recreation!

Location
Located In South Shore Region
Areas Served Lunenburg County
Contact
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Website www.modl.ca/
Phone (902) 541-1343
Description & Services
Information South Shore Bike Celebration Month  
 
*To register for MODL rides only, please go to MODL Activenet: https://ca.apm.activecommunities.com/modl/Home  
or call (902) 541-1343 
 
Covid-19 Guidelines will be followed. 
 
Bike Celebration Photo Contest 
We want a photo of you and/or your family enjoying a bike ride during Bike Celebration Month in Lunenburg County! All bikers 
are encouraged to participate. Your photo submission must include a bike and betaken somewhere in beautiful Lunenburg 
County. There will be prizes for photos that are picturesque, fun, and show us how much you love to bike in your communities! 
The grand prize will be a $50 gift certificate! 
Submissions are due Wednesday June 30, 4:00pm 
Send submissions to Active Living Coordinator, 
Karen.Geddes-Selig@modl.ca with subject line: Bike Celebration Month photo. Caption your photos with the subject, location, and name of photograph  
 
Slow Ride in Chester 
Relax. Chill out. Take it easy. In honor of June is Bike Celebration Month across Lunenburg County, we want you to get into your riding season with a slow ride. Ride slow and pause often and allow yourself to get distracted by trailside diversions. Going slow has its benefits, it gives your head time to be curious about exploring new routes. 
Random slow riders will be chosen from all submissions received. Send your pictures and/or tracks to recreation@chester.ca. 
 
Family Bicycle Scavenger Hunt 
Looking for a fun challenge for you and your family? Do you enjoy biking the trails? Why not try our scavenger hunt while you do it? On your own time, find up to six colourful pinecones hanging at the MARC (hint sheet posted at parking lot). Send us a picture of your family biking along the trail to be entered to win gift certificates! 
Send all entries to: Karen.Geddes-Selig@modl.ca  
June 1 – June 30 
MARC, Dayspring and Millers Point Peace Park  
It’s FREE! 
 
Sweet Ride Night Road Ride 
This designated drop-bar road ride is approximately 40-50km in length and will introduce group training rides, practicing 
techniques such as pace-line and drafting. Two paces are offered, and a base fitness level will allow you to enjoy the benefit of these training rides. 
Pre-registration is required through Sweet Ride Cycling: Info@sweetridecycling.com or rose@sweetridecycling.com 
TBD (Rain Date: TBD) 
Mahone Bay. Meet at the Public parking lot on Clairmont Street 
(behind Pharmasave) 
It’s FREE! 
 
Lunenburg to Blue Rocks Ride 
Pre-registration required at Town of Lunenburg Recreation Department, kcunningham@explorelunenburg.ca or call Town 
of Lunenburg Recreation Office at (902) 634-4006 
TBD 
Meet at the Lunenburg Bike Shop (151 Montague St.) 
It’s FREE! 
 
Family Ride with MODL 
Join us for a great ride for the whole family (mountain bikes, hybrids recommended) along the Bull Run Trail. The ride will 
be approximately 10-15km. Bring water and a snack. All ages welcome. Children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult. 
Pre-registration is required. 
TBD (Rain Date: TBD) 
Meet opposite the Tastee Freeze, 15390 Highway 3, Hebbville 
It’s FREE! Donations to PRO Kids welcomed 
 
Women’s Ride Day with Sweet Ride Cycling 
Bring your mother, daughter, sister, cousins, and friends and enjoy the start of Spring. 
Pre-registration is required through Sweet Ride Cycling: info@sweetridecycling.com or rose@sweetridecycling.com 
Date: TBD  
Bay to Bay Trail, Mahone Bay. Meet at the Public parking lot on Clairmont Street (behind Pharmasave) 
 
Forest Trail Ride 
This ride is for intermediate riders, starting from Bayview Community School, travelling along Clearland Road to Ernst Woodlot then Spondo Lake and return, approximately 30km. Mixed surface, mainly dirt road and off trail ride.  
Pre registration is required 
Date: TBD 
Bayview Community School – Ernst Woodlot, Spondo Lake 
It’s FREE! Donations to PRO Kids welcomed 
 
Lahave Bakery to Green Bay with Women on Wheels (WOW) 
Come join the WOW group for a scenic road ride (out and back) past Crescent & Rissers Beach, to Green Bay, finishing at LaHave Bakery, approximately 30km. Pre-registration is required. This spring the group will meet bi-weekly on Monday mornings for MODL lead rides at varies locations. Interested in becoming a bike leader for the WOW program? Please contact the Active Living Coordinator at Karen.Geddes-Selig@modl.ca 
Date TBD  
Meet at Fort Point Museum parking lot, 100 Fort Point Road, LaHave 
It’s FREE!
Special Information
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