Originally Posted by raggedy13
I remember the first time I rode one of these was about 15 years ago in Canon Beach, Oregon. They call them "fun cycles" there and they're quite a standard touristy thing to rent there. They're pretty good for riding over wet sand. Are they common around Montreal? I don't know if I've ever seen one around Vancouver but they're quite nice to ride so I don't know why they're not more common in general.
In the Old Port they're very common, but much less in ordinary bike paths.
By the way, Toronto is really getting new subways soon? ours will come in like 4 years...