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Toronto’s Bentway Skate Trail under Gardiner set to open this weekend

Skaters in Toronto will soon be able to glide along a new ice track running under a busy elevated highway as the city opens its latest winter attraction this weekend.

The Bentway Skate Trail, a 220 metre ribbon of ice, runs in a rough figure-eight around several massive concrete pillars — or "bents" — supporting the Gardiner Expressway. The trail, which opens to the public Saturday, is part of a larger project — The Bentway — that seeks to make better use of the space under the key artery leading into the city core.

Full article available here: https://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/toronto/torontos-bentway-skate-trail-under-gardiner-set-to-open-this-weekend/article37512987/

A Little Bye Bye Song for Moonbeam

More words from Lawrence Solomon on how the Bike Impacts our Streets