Kelowna Bike Store: Cyclepath's History

By: Cyclepath Kelowna  09-12-2011

Sat. Feb. 18,1995: Cyclepath Kelowna, locally owned and operated, opens their doors as part of a Canada-wide bicycle franchise

May 1995: Womens-only & co-ed Cyclepath organized mountain bike rides started

Winter 95/96: Cyclepath carries fitness equipment over the winter

Winter 96/97: Cyclepath Bikes & Boards now selling snowboards over the winter

Fall 1998: Cyclepath franchise organization closes, Cylepath Kelowna now a fully independent store

Nov. 14, 1998: Cyclepath “spins off” the snowboard business and opens Deviate Board Shop

Aug, 2002: Cyclepath sells ownership in Deviate Board shop

Feb. 15, 2006: Cyclepath expands – now double the size at 6000 sq. feet

Oct. 2007: Warehouse purchased for bike storage and assembly – adding another 1500 sq. feet.

Summer 2008: Women’s-only and co-ed Cyclepath organized road bike rides started

April 2010: Attached 350 sq. feet of additional storage to shop

Other products and services from Cyclepath Kelowna


Cyclepath Kelowna is BC Interior's largest bike shop

It could be that hard to find part, that nagging flat problem, finding just the right bike for you or the hundreds of other challenges that our customers bring to us – the Cyclepath staff enjoy those challenges. As Cyclepath expanded over the years it was to serve you better – with better selection of bikes, clothing, parts and accessories – AND more staff to help you with your cycling needs.


Community Involvement: Bikes bring people together

Every year Cyclepath supports numerous community events through sponsorship, donations of bikes and accessories, volunteer work and advocacy. Major sponsor donating prizes and providing bike maintenance booths at various Bike to Work celebration stations. Annual support for the City’s Bike to Work and Bike to School Week Program. Operating bike safety inspection stations at select annual bike rodeos.