HAMILTON, ON – Effective Friday, June 25, 2021, cyclists will be able to connect to the Aldershot GO Station free of charge by boarding the bus at Mountain Climber designated stops along HSR route 18 – Waterdown.
To participate, cyclists can board the bus at a designated Mountain Climber stop and secure their bicycle to the bike rack. Once on board, the customer should inform the operator that they are accessing the bus as part of the program and will be getting off at the next Mountain Climber stop that meets their multi-modal trip needs.
HAMILTON, ON - Earlier today, Hamilton City Council approved an expansion of the Mountain Climber pilot program to include all accesses the HSR operates on throughout the city. This program allows cyclists to take an HSR bus up or down the escarpment for free.
Details for an official launch, which will take effect Thursday August 1, 2019, will be shared in the coming weeks.
HAMILTON, ON – On Monday, May 29, 2017, the City of Hamilton will celebrate Bike to Work Day by launching a pilot program that will allow cyclists to take an HSR bus up or down the escarpment for free.
How the program works
As part of the pilot program, cyclists can take an HSR bus to travel up or down James Mountain Hill on: