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Google Maps Bicycle Paths

Google Maps Bicycle Paths

I knew about Google Maps that when you get directions you have the option for travelling by bike, but I was surprised to see that the bike trails/paths also show up in the regular map - you just have to select the corresponding layer (see screenshot). This is extremely useful for discovering nearby, lesser known bike paths.

We've also added information about bike trails, lanes and recommended roads directly onto the map. This can help you get a better sense of your route, or let you find trails nearby for a recreational ride. When you're zoomed into a ...

The Wilderness Downtown

The Wilderness Downtown

Go to http://www.thewildernessdowntown.com/ and create your own, personalised music video for the song "We Used To Wait" by Arcade Fire. You must use Google Chrome, enter an address (the address of the home you grew up would make the video meaningful to you) and the site will build the video using google maps and street view data (if there is data available at the address).

This is the version with my home address :).

 

 

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