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Erik Olesen

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Guide at a Glance

  • Company

    CanalCityCycle.com

  • Locations

    Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada

  • Activities

    Bike Tour, Sightseeing

  • Languages

    English, Spanish

Guide Bio

I will guide riders of all abilities through some of the best cross-country single- and double-track mountain biking in Canada. They can include: Shorthills Provincial Park trails, 12-mile creek trails and Brock University Trails including portions of the Bruce Trail.

Bikes Mean Business, So Do I……

Esther Armchuk , Legal Director, Commissioner, City of Newmarket, Ontario, Canada:

“Erik will introduce you to the beautiful area of Thorold, St. Catherines and Niagara Falls by bicycle. Erik is a highly experienced and accomplished cyclist who has intimate knowledge of the local terrain. His knowledge of the area, its history, natural features and wildlife is exceptional. Erik is extremely patient and encouraging with less experienced cyclists while challenging his more seasoned cycling companions to “cycle beyond their comfort zone”. Erik offers an exhilarating cycling experience for all levels of rider. Erik is highly recommended. Erik for cycling tours coupled with lots of fun!”

Service Category: Recreational tour cycling, AWESOME MOUNTAIN BIKING
Top Qualities: Personable, Expert, High Integrity.

Erik Olesen's Reviews

  • BikeGuy
    Reply

    Jakob de Vries has recommended your work as OWNER at CanalCityCycle
    “Erik is an extraordinary bicycle rentalist who can make your bike trip in the Niagara unforgettable, as he did mine in 2011. He knows how to enjoy life despite all problems we are facing. Take the opportunity to meet him if you are in the neighbourhood.”
    Service Category: Bicycle rentalist
    Year first hired: 2011
    Top Qualities: Expert, Good Value, Creative

  • BikeGuy
    Reply

    Bike Rentals and Tours in Beautiful Historic Thorold, Niagara, Ontario, Canada near Niagara Falls
    Ultimate Awesome Mountain bikes,
    Adventure Tours-
    “Short Hills Provincial Park”
    “12 mile creek” “Bruce Trails”
    Ride the-
    “Greater Niagara Circle Route”
    “Canal Pathway” and Beyond.
    BIKE -RENTAL- REPAIR- TOURS

    Kurt Gwisdek “owner/manager”
    http://www.libertybicycles.com/
    “Erik provides dedicated bicycle rental and service opportunities in the heart of Downtown Thorold. Great for those touring the Niagara Region. Close to the Welland Canal trail system. Service with a smile.”Kurt Gwisdek
    Owner-Manager Liberty! Bicycles St Catharines, Ontario, Canada
    Liberty! Bicycles

    http://www.libertybicycles.com//

    Jakob de Vries has recommended your work as OWNER at CanalCityCycle
    “Erik is an extraordinary bicycle rentalist who can make your bike trip in the Niagara unforgettable, as he did mine in 2011. He knows how to enjoy life despite all problems we are facing. Take the opportunity to meet him if you are in the neighbourhood.”
    Service Category: Bicycle rentalist
    Year first hired: 2011
    Top Qualities: Expert, Good Value, Creative

    On 03/26/14 12:45 PM,
    Esther Armchuck
    “Erik introduced me to the beautiful area of Thorold, St. Catherines and Niagara Falls by bicycle. Erik is a highly experienced and accomplished cyclist who has intimate knowledge of the local terrain. His knowledge of the area, its history, natural features and wildlife is exceptional. Erik is extremely patient and encouraging with less experienced cyclists (like myself), while challenging his more seasoned cycling companions to “cycle beyond their comfort zone”. Erik offers an exhilarating cycling experience for all levels of rider. I would highly recommend Erik for cycling tours coupled with lots of fun!”
    Service Category: Recreational tour cycling
    Year first hired: 2013
    Top Qualities: Personable, Expert, High Integrity

CanalCityCycle.com

Canada,Ontario, near Niagara Falls, Thorold, in the heart of the Niagara Region. Erik Olesen, aka "the bike guy", owns and operates CanalCityCycle in the historic town of Thorold, Ontario, Canada. CanalCityCycle offers awesome, self guided and guided cross country bike tours through Shorthills Provincial Park, 12 Mile Creek Area, and the Brock University Trails, 12 mile creek trails and beyond. CanalCityCycle cycling tours allow the freedom to explore the amazing natural surroundings of the Niagara Area and also get to know the many local sites along the way. Bikes Mean Business, So Do I...... Esther Armchuk , Legal Director, Commissioner, City of Newmarket, Ontario, Canada "Erik introduced me to the beautiful area of Thorold, St. Catherines and Niagara Falls by bicycle. Erik is a highly experienced and accomplished cyclist who has intimate knowledge of the local terrain. His knowledge of the area, its history, natural features and wildlife is exceptional. Erik is extremely patient and encouraging with less experienced cyclists (like myself), while challenging his more seasoned cycling companions to "cycle beyond their comfort zone". Erik offers an exhilarating cycling experience for all levels of rider. I would highly recommend Erik for cycling tours coupled with lots of fun!" Service Category: Recreational tour cycling Top Qualities: Personable, Expert, High Integrity.

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