5 km is a 15 minute bike ride. You can do it!
GTHA residents take 14 million trips every day. The majority (63%) of these trips are short trips less than 5 kilometres, and yet, only 6% of these short trips are currently either walked or cycled. In comparison, 4.35 million trips within the GTHA can be considered potentially cyclable trips, which is one-third (i.e., 33%) of all trips that are not currently taken on foot or a using a bicycle.