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Kouchibouguac National Park of Canada

Biking in Kouchibouguac's trail network
© Parks Canada / C. Reardon

Biking

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Cycling in Kouchibouguac... a family adventure at its best!

60 km of bikeway and one of the best biking destinations in Atlantic Canada. The terrain in the park is flat and easy to ride. Except for the Major Kollock Creek mountain bike trail, the trails are wide and topped with fine gravel.

Shelters and dry toilets are located along the bikeway in the central area of the park. Wayfinding signs and locator maps are distributed throughout the trail system.

Bicycles are available for rent at the Ryans Rental Centre.

Pedal for Safety

A family enjoying a bike ride in Kouchibouguac National Park
© Parks Canada / C. Reardon

Whether you cycle for sport, fun or just getting around, one fact is certain: your best protection against serious head injury caused by a fall or a collision is a bicycle helmet.

While a helmet can't prevent an accident, it can reduce the risk of severe injury, disability or even death. The group most at risk are children aged five to 14. About one-sixth of children's deaths each year are due to head or neck injuries that result from biking collisions or falls.

Adults must encourage children to wear helmets and set a good example by wearing them themselves – they can save young lives as well as their own.

The helmet should fit properly, be worn correctly and should be manufactured to meet strict safety standards.

Safety Approvals - In the province of New Brunswick, cyclists are required by law to wear an approved "certified" helmet. In Kouchibouguac National Park pedal for safety.