Useful Links

Route Information

TransCanadaHighway.com Highway 1 - Trans-Canada
YellowHeadIt Highway 5 - Yellowhead
HighwayConditions.com highways conditions in Canada and US
Google Maps planet earth
Greater Vancouver Cycling Map and Guide Vancouver and Lower Mainland, BC
Calgary Cycling Routes Calgary, AB
Ottawa Cycling Routes Ottawa, ON
La Route Verte Québec
Le Réseau Cyclable Montréalais Montréal, QC

Ferries and Bridges

fromtooperator distance / duration
Baie-Comeau, QCMatane, QC Société des Traversiers du Québec 62 km
Forestville, QCRimouski, QC Traverse Rimouski-Forestville 55 min.
Wood Islands, PEICaribou, NS NFL Ferries
North Sydney, NSArgentia, NL Marine Atlantic 14 hours
Saint John, NBDigby, NS Bay Ferries
Cape Tormentine, NBBorden-Carleton, PEI Confederation Bridge 13 km

Telecommunications

Bell Mobility coverage maps
Bell Mobility roaming access numbers

Other Trans-Canadian Bicycle Trips

page titlecyclistsyear
Dare to Cross Canada Darron Bunt (Andrea's cousin!) 2006
Bryn and Leah's Bike Voyage Leah Scafe and Bryn Runkle 2006
Cycling Across Canada Journals and Resources Andrew Ross 1984-2006
Biking for Breath Alisha Mills, Jennica Rawstron, Cameron Cunningham, Klara Schwab, and Christine Stables 2006
diabeticAdventurer.com Chris Ferguson 2006
Canada on a Bike Jan Christensen 2004
bikeacross.ca Jeff Zakrzewski and Ian Laidlaw 2002
Across Canada by Bicycle Ted Bullock 2002
Karl's Trip Across Canada Karl Augenstein 2000
Cycling Across Canada Brian McKay 1993

Gear Manufacturers

tent Big Agnes Seedhouse SL1
bicycle Brodie Kinetic 1998