Mayors lead cycling enthusiasts

Trails linking Parksville and Qualicum Beach highlighted by a big ride on Saturday

A number of cyclists started a bike ride at the Dollymount Trail in Qualicum Beach headed for Oceanside Place to celebrate the marked trails that link Parksville and Qualicum Beach.

A number of cyclists took to the trails on Saturday, to join in a celebration of the marked routes that link Parksville and Qualicum Beach.

Cyclists, runners, walkers and rollers can now follow the signs through low traffic roads and trails around the two communities.

A celebration on Saturday had both Parksville and Qualicum Beach mayors leading a bike ride from their respective towns and meeting in the middle at Oceanside Place. At the back parking lot a celebration was planned with food, drinks, singing by Jessica Kelly, information tables and prizes.