Snow Day at the Community Bike Shop

7 11 2012

Twelve hours, ten inches. It takes a lot of snow to mess with the functioning of this winter city, but that was enough. To mark this occasion, here’s some pictures from BikeWorks South.

Bike shaped object.

Bikes for sale! Buy a bike, get 6 inches of snow free!

Sticky snow.

Tunnel of bikes.

EBC’s tenacious Manitoba maple.

I saw quite a few cyclists on my travels today, and those of us with studded tires handled the slicked up roads well. It sure beats buses that are running 2+ hours late. The temperature’s dropping tonight, though, and the streets have turned to glare ice in places. I took my first fall of the season when my bike caught an icy rut. No biggie as there weren’t any cars around.

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3 responses

8 11 2012
bikewriter

You could make Xmas cards from these beautiful pictures!

8 11 2012
evillerider

Having pictures of the BikeWorks yard be Xmas card worthy? That’s a serious compliment! Thank-you so much.

9 11 2012
handlebarbooties

I would definitely buy those Xmas cards! I miss Alberta. Snow in Toronto turns to street soup so fast!

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