Seven Cycling Questions with Megan Murphy

We wrote last time about Peterborough native Megan Murphy as she sought to retrace her late father’s 1973 cycle trip through Ireland. Hers is a great story of connection, the importance of place and people and more than a little about finding yourself on a bicycle. We followed up with some questions to Megan that focused on the cycling aspects of her trip. Her answers are very interesting and reveal her growing connection to cycling. Read More …

Shifting Gears 2014 Workplace Challenge Awards

The eleventh annual Shifting Gears Workplace Challenge, which took place during May, came to a close on Friday with the awarding of the Travel Wise Workplace awards. Challenge organizers and workplace coordinators met at noon at the Silver Bean Café to hear how the 2014 Workplace Challenge went and to find out who had won the Travel Wise Workplace awards. Mayor Daryl Bennett was on hand, showing support and presenting the awards. Read More …

Harold Town Conservation Area Official Opening

Love mountain biking? Always wanted to know more about mountain biking? Love the scenery around beautiful Peterborough, Ontario? Then Harold Town Conservation Area is the place to be, this Saturday, June 7th between 10:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. at 2611 Old Norwood Road as the Mountain Bike Riders of Harold Town Conservation Area join with Otonabee Conservation to officially open the trail system. Read More …