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Join us on a FREE bike tour of 5 community gardens, including Edmonton's food forest!

Gardens include: Oliver Peace Garden, Westmount Veggie Garden, Food4Good at Crestwood Presbertyrian, and the Grow Forward Grovenor Garden.

Tour begins at the Westmount community garden located at 10970 127 St, and ends with a FREE BBQ, hosted by Dempster's, at the Grow Forward Garden, 14325-104 Ave.

Easy on-road biking, total distance: 11.5 km.

Registration is required. Maximum of 50 riders.

Don't have a bike? Rent one through Edmonton Bike Commuters: http://edmontonbikes.ca/

Click here for the updated Bike Tour map. Construction and available parking at Westmount are clearly marked.

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Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?

This event is family-friendly. We encourage people of all ages to participate. If the route is too long, you can choose to join us at a specific stop on the tour. You are not required to ride the entire route. Please reference the map.

What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?

We encourage active and sustainable modes of transportation to and from the Community Garden Bike Tour. Our tour begins at Westmount Community Garden beside Westmount Community League Hall which is a walkable, bikeable neighbourhood. Transit is a few short blocks away on 107 Avenue (Bus #7), 124 Street (Bus #3, 5), and 111 Avenue (Bus #125). Finally, car parking is available on-street throughout the neighbourhood. The tour ends at the Grovenor garden, and there is an option to bike back to Westmount.

What can I bring into the event?

There will be beverages provided at each of the gardens. There will also be a BBQ at the Grovenor garden. Please bring your own snacks, additional drinks, sun screen, hat, and anything else you need to ride comfortably.

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Email Junetta at: cgfacilitator@sustainablefoodedmonton.org

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