Sled by Bike:
Sled Island is working with local bike retailers and community organizations to provide you with easy and environmentally-friendly travel options during the festival. Biking is a great way to get around Calgary and we will be updating you with rental and tune-up information as we get closer to the festival. In the interim, visit these great local groups and shops for info on bike service, products and accessories.
The Good Life Community Bike Shop 148 10 Ave NW, 403 984-4727
Bike Bike Calgary 1501 17 Ave SW, 403 457-2453
The Bike Shop 801 11 Ave SW, 403 264-0735
The Bike Root 148 2500 University Dr NW, University of Calgary campus
Also, safety first! Please visit:
Prohab Helmet Society
The City of Calgary’s pathways and bikeways map can be found here. Keep an eye out for bike racks and handy directions located throughout the city during the festival.
Sled by Transit:
Public transit is a convenient way to connect with venues and access neighbourhoods around Calgary. Both buses and the LRT train cost $2.75 per trip, transfers last for 90 minutes. Using the train in the downtown core is free of charge. For information on routes, schedules and rates, visit Calgary Transit.
Sled by Foot:
Sled Island is an easily accessible festival to pursue by foot with the majority of venues located in a 10 - 12 block radius. Plan your night to hop from one venue to the next on foot and you won't have to worry about locking your bike, or the next train arriving on time!