The   Cycling Subgroup offers all kinds of   rides : Leisure to Professional eg: Off road tracks across the hills to places like Khanpur   Dam, Taxila, the old Murree road etc.   and in and around Islamabad itself, to enjoy the lush greenery and   fascinating landscapes. The Sub Group occasionally coordinates with other similar   interest groups based in Islamabad eg: The Critical Mass Cycling Group.

Subgroup Programmes: 

Cycling - Ride to Rose & Jasmine Garden

The Rose and Jasmine Garden is a public garden located within the recreational area of Shakarparian near Sports Complex Aabpara, on Kashmir Highway in Islamabad, The park contains numerous kinds of roses, over 10 kinds of jasmine, and an array of other flowers. Every year, the garden hosts many festivals and flower shows!

Lovely weather ,an easy ride for everyone to enjoy..and it’s on the road so all kinds of bicycles can join!


Situated about 32 km (20 mi) north-west of Islamabad and Rawalpindi, just off the famous Grand Trunk Road ,Taxila (meaning "City of Cut Stone") is an important archaeological site of ancient India..Ancient Taxila was situated at the pivotal junction of the Indian subcontinent and Central Asia. The origin of Taxila as a city goes back to c. 1000 BCE. Some ruins at Taxila date to the time of the Achaemenid Empire in the 6th century BCE, followed successively by Mauryan Empire, Indo-Greek, Indo-Scythian, and Kushan Empire periods.


A family outing!


This is for all the new comers and families with children who want to test their riding skills in a relatively comfortable and stress-free location!

Cycling: Ride to Jandan

An off-road cycling jaunt-.a test of the rider’s endurance & perseverance! Bring out your MTB and stake your claim in the hills…Challenge yourself! An easy ride to Chauntra Village is followed by a tough part that will take us all the way up to the village Kot Jandaan. Tough climbs, breathtaking views, exciting and thrilling downhills…this is an opportunity to add this to your list of accomplishments!

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