The Old Town Kemptville Business Improvement Area (BIA) is thrilled to share the news that the BIA (Downtown Kemptville) has been certified by Ontario By Bike as a bike-friendly destination.
“On behalf of the Board of Management and all members of the Old Town Kemptville BIA, we want to thank Hillary Geneau, Director of Corporate Services with the Municipality of North Grenville for her efforts on this project. We look forward to continuing to encourage the growth of cycling in the downtown area. The benefits of cycling-based tourism are significant and represent an opportunity for the small businesses of the BIA and all of North Grenville.” Meagan Cumming – Chair of the Old Town Kemptville BIA Board of Management.
For tourism industry partners, Ontario By Bike works to develop and promote cycle tourism in Ontario. The established business network is a program certifying and promoting bicycle-friendly businesses and cycle tourism in a growing number of regions across Ontario. The Network is open to accommodations, food services, attractions, cycling-related businesses and organizations interested in cycle tourism. There are currently over 1,500 businesses certified as bicycle friendly in regions spanning Ontario.
For cyclists, the Ontario By Bike™ Network offers a variety of information on cycling in Ontario, inspiring visitors and residents to explore more by bike. Find great places to cycle, links to useful cycling maps and plan your day trip or multi day cycling itineraries with stops at certified bicycle friendly businesses enroute (https://www.ontariobybike.ca/). View our on-line map with the location of and links to accommodations, restaurants, cafes, wineries, attractions, bike stores, tours and rental locations that all offer cyclists extra services and amenities, creating a positive experience and fuelling your desire to get back on the saddle to explore more of Ontario by bike.