RBC GranFondo Whistler Bike Ride
Date: Saturday, September 10, 2011
Time: 7 am
Location: Vancouver to Whistler
The RBC GranFondo Whistler Bike Ride starts at 7am in Downtown Vancouver at the corner of Georgia Street and Burrard Street.
Riders make the epic journey through the Stanley Park Causeway, over the Lions Gate Bridge and up Taylor Way to get onto the upper levels Trans Canada Highway.
Once there, they follow the stunning Sea to Sky Highway pass Howe Sound, Britannia Beach, Squamish, through the Cheakamus Canyon before ending in beautiful Whistler.
The Sea to Sky Highway is known to be one of the most beautiful highways in the world. The Granfondo sees a large number of cyclists and a variety of skill levels - everyone from the competitive cyclist to the amateur. This is not a competitive race but top finishers are often recognized.
Looking for Accommodations During this Event?
If you're looking for lodging options for this year's GranFondo, it's time to book now. We have a number of condos, homes and townhomes available, but they go fast when this event comes to Whistler.
Don't hesitate to book early and secure your GranFondo accommodation reservations today!