East Coast Bicycle owner Park Lets Newcomers & Execs Experience Bicycles Round Extra Locations
East Coast Park (ECP) will get tremendous busy on weekends and public holidays, you’ll be able to barely loosen up and benefit from the sea breeze.
Pedestrians, cyclists, canine, you title it – all types of creatures crowd the paths, you’d suppose you had been in Orchard as a substitute.
Excellent news for normal guests although, as a brand new Bicycle owner Park which formally opened yesterday (23 Nov), including more room so that you can bike round in.
With biking circuits of various difficulties, play areas and extra makan locations, this shall be a terrific new spot to convey your loved ones.
Extra space to cycle at East Coast
Ever discovered the two-way biking and strolling paths at ECP too slender?
You may’t have a easy experience if you spend half the time dodging walkers and a few of their doggos that get in your means.
Spanning over 5.4 ha or 54,000 m², the Bicycle owner Park will remedy your woes because the devoted biking area means far more room for bicycles.
However the park close to Space D of ECP, the place Goldkist Chalets used to face, presents way more that can make it each bicycle owner’s paradise.
Biking circuits for learners & fans
Studying to cycle round strangers might be very intimidating, particularly in a park filled with cyclists who appear to have all of it found out.
Now newbies can proceed to study on the park, albeit on a extra unique route, which is nice, because you gained’t get in individuals’s means.
The light slopes and strategic narrowing of tracks on the 280m lengthy Learners Circuit present a enjoyable means for individuals to seek out their stability on a bicycle.
Seasoned cyclists on the lookout for extra of an adrenaline rush can try the 500m Superior Circuit which has a wave-like pump observe and bridge, zig-zag columns and extra.
Think about your self as a BMX rider everytime you check out these circuits. Studying isn’t so nerve-racking when you’ve gotten a little bit of enjoyable.
Nature play backyard for the youngsters
The little ones who’ve but to get on a bicycle will even discover issues to do within the Nature Playgarden which has logs for them to climb, stability on or bounce over.
There’s even a 1.5m tall climbing wall for the extra adventurous youngsters.
Now they’ll have a correct area to monkey round, as a substitute of messing up the furnishings round the home.
Full options for a enjoyable household expertise
For the reason that Bicycle owner Park is alongside the Spherical-Island Route (RIR), avid cyclists could make a pit cease there to refuel, or make use of the facilities there.
A bicycle retail store, self-service restore station and cycling-related workshop will make it a haven for cyclists, in accordance with a report by The Straits Times.
After all, you’d want one thing to eat after an entire day of actions, and also you’ll discover that on the numerous F&B retailers there. There’s a restaurant, a prata place and a 7-Eleven which sells beer on tap – all of the makings of a super lepak spot.
When you’re accomplished with the day, you’ll be able to lounge on the terrazzo seats and revel in clear views of the ocean. Appears like a super vacation plan? Effectively, right here’s extra information if you wish to go to:
Bicycle owner Park, East Coast Park Space D
- East Coast Park Service Highway
- Underpass between Mandarin Gardens & D3 Carpark, through Siglap Park Connector
- Bus service 401 (alight on the bus cease subsequent to D3 Carpark)
In case you haven’t made any vacation plans but, we’d recommend bringing your loved ones right here for a great time.
Featured photographs tailored from NParks.