Guide to using bicycle slides

Bicycle slides

The STM is currently testing bicycle slides at the Longueuil—Université-de-Sherbrooke and Viau métro stations. The slides allow you to access the platform without having to carry your bike.

The following is a step-by-step guide to using a bicycle slide:

Step 1- Place the bicycle’s front wheel on the slide Step 1 - Place the bicycle’s front wheel on the slide

Step 2: Position the pedal above the slide at its maximum height Step 2: Position the pedal above the slide at its maximum height

Step 3: Move the bicycle forward slowly to place the rear wheel on the slide  Step 3: Move the bicycle forward slowly to place the rear wheel on the slide

Step 4 : Keep both hands on the brakes Step 4 - Keep both hands on the brakes

Step 5 : Walk down the stairs slowly and carefully, holding on to your bicycle Step 5 - Walk down the stairs slowly and carefully, holding on to your bicycle

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