Start and Finish line on 5th Street SW next to the Cyclists Lunch – Playground area of Blackburn Park, Salmon Arm BC
This route is meant for novice riders and families with young children. Other than the 30 meter elevation gain climb south of 10 Ave. on Shuswap St. to Foothill Rd. the ride is flat to gently rolling. Riders will follow the base of Mt. Ida to a right turn on 30 St. You will then be cycling about 2K across the Salmon River floodplain to the Trans Canada Highway. Use caution when riding the wide shoulder of the Highway approximately 220 meters past Boathouse Marine to the west exit on to 10 Ave. in front of RONA. Ride almost 1.5K along 10 Ave. back to Blackburn Park.