Enjoying Country Life.

Enjoying Country Life.

One of the benefits of True North’s new location in the country is the ease in which we can enjoy the world around us. Being located in Canada, we are far enough north that gazing into the night sky sometimes yields a little more than just stars. Check out this...
Touring, Travel and Tradeshows.

Touring, Travel and Tradeshows.

One of the best things about a bicycle is the different places it can take you. Whether on a long self-supported tour through South America or for a weekend out east, a bike is simply one of the best tools for exploring the world around us. John’s new touring...
Beautiful bikes for lovely ladies

Beautiful bikes for lovely ladies

  Mari just picked up her S&S coupling equipped mountain bike.We featured it’s sibling bike in our last blog post. Mari’s bike features an XT Dyna-sys 10 speed drivetrain,    Fox 29 Fit RLC fork complete with Kashima coat, Chris King headset and Eriksen...
Settling in at the new place.

Settling in at the new place.

  We’ve been out in Belwood for several months now and it’s beginning to feel a little bit more like home. In addition to building bikes, Hugh and Sean have slowly been getting the shop in order. The web updates have been a little sparse these past few...
Happy Customers and The Big Move!

Happy Customers and The Big Move!

  It’s been very, very busy at True North as of late. Normally ‘busy’ consists of designing, building, painting and assembling custom bikes. The last month has included lots of this, but also lots of moving. If you haven’t yet heard the...
Flashy Road Bikes to Subtle City Bikes

Flashy Road Bikes to Subtle City Bikes

This white road bike with LSU inspired colours is going to Mike in Louisiana. Hugh and Mike have known each other for a long time and back when Mike was a university student Hugh built him a bike. Unfortunately, Mike was hit by a car last year and not only did he...
Winter Just Won’t Quit!

Winter Just Won’t Quit!

Please forgive the large snowbank in the background of all these photos. All the trees and rocks I normally prop the bikes up against for photos are covered and judging by the snow we’re receiving at this very moment, we’re not going to see them anytime...
If you had to own just one bike!

If you had to own just one bike!

If you had to own just one bike, this might be one for consideration. Mark’s new bike features a steel frame, S and S couplings (very popular as of late) and long reach brakes. Which means this bike is dependable, easy to travel with and incredibly versatile....
The First Bike of 2011

The First Bike of 2011

We apologize for it being so quiet on the blogging front the past few weeks. With the holidays and Hugh moving to a new house, things have been very busy. Now that the new year is upon us, it is time to hunker down and build some bikes. The first bike to go out the...
His and Hers Titanium Travel Bikes

His and Hers Titanium Travel Bikes

We just finished building a pair of fantastic S&S coupling equipped Titanium road bikes. Phil’s bike makes use his Campagnolo parts off of an existing True North road bike; Campy components tend to last a while! He added an Alpha Q stem and seatpost as well...