Look mum, no ‘no bicycles’: the new Green Point Park

The Green Point Park is a fine addition to Cape Town’s public landscape – and it’s all the more remarkable because there is no ‘no cycling’ or ‘no bicycles’ signage. Quite the contrary, cycling is actively encouraged, as these Sunday morning pictures show. (Although it’s not clear why there is a battery of bicycle parking racks at the entrance, unless it’s so that cyclists than leave their bikes their and brave the bike-hostile rest of Green Point on foot…)

For details about bicycle lanes / cycle lanes, bicycle commuter routes and paths in Cape Town, as well as bicycle parking / cycle parking, visit http://www.capetownbicyclemap.co.za.

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Comments

  1. This is going to be rather difficult to enforce when Tour’Afrique bike race finishes at Green Point Park this year…with the mayor of CT leading the peloton

    http://www.tourdafrique.com/blog/tourdafrique/tour-dafrique-2011-finish-line-details

    • Hi Kelsey – I think you might have mis-read the headline of the story and the pic 🙂 Ie, there are NO ‘no bicycles’ signs! It’s about the only park that welcomes bikes!

  2. are we sure it’s not Monday? Great news!

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