Granfondo road closures
July 5, 2012
The second annual Valley First Granfondo Axel Merckx Okanagan is here! To accommodate the host of events this weekend, road closures are scheduled for Saturday and Sunday. A route map [PDF - 2.6 MB] and arrival and departure schedule [PDF - 79 KB] are available for download.
Saturday, July 7 (partial road closures)
Main St: 100 block, 6 a.m. to 5 p.m. (will not affect Saturday Market)
- Gyro Park perimeter: Main Street, Lakeshore Drive, Martin Street and Westminster Avenue, 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Sunday, July 8 (main road closures)
Riverside Drive and Lakeshore Drive: Front Street to Eckhardt Avenue, 6:30 a.m. to 10 a.m.
- Lakeshore Drive: Martin Street to Main Street and a small section of Martin Street, 6:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
- Martin Street to Main Street, and a small section of Martin Street, 6:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Main Street: 100, 200 and 300 blocks, 6 a.m. to 5 p.m.
- Bench Roads: Vancouver Hill, Lower Bench, Tupper, Middle Bench, Upper Bench, Johnson and Haven Hill roads, 6:45 a.m. to 7:15 a.m.
Main Street: Lakeshore Drive to Wade Avenue, 6 a.m. to 5 p.m.
- Lakeshore Dr. to Wade Ave., 6 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Wade Ave. to Kinney Ave., 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.
- South Main: Southbound lane Kinney to Penticton city limit, 7:45 a.m. to 9 a.m.
- Southbound lane Kinney to Penticton city limit, 7:45 a.m. to 9 a.m.
Saturday, July 7: Road closures will affect the Route #2, #3 and #5 buses.
Sunday, July 8: the Route #16 buses will be affected. Consult the Penticton Transit System website for more details.
For more information about the event, visit the Granfondo website.Go to Top