West Coast Tour 2015 – Route and Itinerary

2014-06-16 17.29.14Beginning at Southlands Farm in Vancouver and ending in Victoria, this year’s West Coast Tour participants will cycle through some of Canada’s most spectacular landscapes while delivering hope and eco-education to thousands of students. Here’s a peek at their itinerary. And be sure to follow their adventures on Facebook and Twitter!

Training Week: Vancouver

  • May 2-11: Training Week (Southlands Heritage Farm)
  • May 10: Premiere Performance at Southlands Farm

May 12-13: Vancouver

  • May 12: Two performances and shoreline clean-up at Vancouver Aquarium
  • May 13: Workshop at Windermere Secondary; performance at Brooke Elementary School in Delta

May 14-15: Surrey

  • May 14: Rest day
  • May 15: Performance and workshops at LA Matheson Secondary

May 16-18: Abbotsford

  • May 16: Workshare and learning opportunity at Glorious Organics
  • May 17: Workshare and learning opportunity at Glen Valley Organics
  • May 18: Travel day to West Vancouver

May 19-20: West Vancouver

  • May 19: Performance and workshops at West Vancouver Secondary
  • May 20: Travel to Gambier Island; performance at Sea to Sky Outdoor school

May 21-25: Sunshine Coast

  • May 21: Travel to Sechelt; performance at Davis Bay Elementary
  • May 22: Travel to Halfmoon Bay; meet & greet and school garden revitalization at Halfmoon Bay Community School
  • May 23: Travel to Madeira Park
  • May 24: Rest day
  • May 25: Performance at Iris Griffith Nature Centre

May 26-31: Powell River

  • Performance at Brooks Secondary
  • Performance at Inclusion Powell River Society
  • May 30-31: mid-tour retreat

June 1-5: Courtenay/Parksville

  • Learning opportunity at Courtenay Waste Reduction Centre
  • Performance and workshops at Lake Trail Middle School
  • June 6: rest day

June 7-10: Nanaimo

  • Bike repair at Hub City Cycles
  • Performance at Pauline Haarer Elementary
  • Culture jam with John Barsby Secondary’s bike club

June 11-12: Duncan

  • Performance at Khowhemun Elementary
  • Learning opportunity at Cowichan Green Community food forest

June 12-14: Shawnigan Lake

  • Sustainable building workshops & performance at O.U.R. Ecovillage
  • Half rest day

June 15-22: Victoria

  • Workshops at Dunsmuir Middle School
  • Performance and workshops at Oak & Orca Bioregional School
  • Performance and meet and greet at James Bay Farmers Market
  • Learning opportunity with Greater Victoria Cycling Coalition
  • Explore Victoria!

June 22-24: End of Tour Retreat