Guided, supported road cycling tour, 6 days along Lake Huron and Georgian Bay, including sections of the Great Lakes Waterfront Trail. Meet in Thornbury, then shuttle to Port Elgin to start the tour. The first few days focus on Lake Huron, with its spectacular beaches, historic lighthouses, and vibrant villages: Stops include MacGregor Point Provincial Park, Port Elgin, and Southampton. Spend two days exploring the Bruce Peninsula, where Georgian Bay awaits under the white cliffs of the Niagara Escarpment. Keep going along Georgian Bay and some country roads through Owen Sound and Meaford before finishing up in The Blue Mountains.

2023 Tour Dates:
June 18-23
Aug 20-25

Custom dates available (conditions apply)

Duration: 6 days/5 nights
Approximate Distance: 400 km (250 miles)
Cost: $2999 pp + HST ($3388.87)
double occupancy; p
rice includes booking fee
Single Supplement: $699 + HST ($789.87)
Skill/Fitness Level: Intermediate/Advanced

Trip Departure
: Blue Mountains, transfer to Port Elgin

Deposits & cancelations:
20% deposit at the time of booking is transferable to another trip up to 60 days before trip departure. Full refund is available if we need to cancel due to changes in travel/Covid regulations.
Full details in FAQ

Included

  • 6 days/5 nights accommodations
  • All meals from lunch on Day 1 to breakfast on Day 6
  • Support vehicle and cycling guide
  • Luggage transfers
  • Transfer from Thornbury to Port Elgin
  • Not Included: Airfare/transportation to route departure point, alcoholic beverages, personal expenses, gratuities

 

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Optional

  • Pick up/drop off at Toronto Pearson Airport
  • Bike rental
  • Extended bike and/or bike box storage beyond trip dates

 

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DAY 1

Port Elgin to MacGregor Point 

After transferring to Port Elgin, and a bike check, we ride the scenic Lake Huron shore to MacGregor Point provincial Park and back. Accommodation is the delightful waterfront Paradise Inn.

Included: lunch, snacks during ride, dinner
Distance:  30 km (18 miles)

DAY 2

Port Elgin to Wiarton

The first section today follows Lake Huron to lovely Southampton. We then head towards Sauble Beach and Pike Bay, before crossing the Bruce Peninsula to Hope Bay and down to Wiarton through Spirit Rock Conservation Area. We spend the next two nights in Wiarton.

Included: breakfast, snacks, lunch, dinner
Distance:  65  km (40 miles)

DAY 3

Bruce Peninsula

Today is a long and dreamy day. We go North to explore some of the Bruce Peninsula's most rugged scenery, enjoy the intriguing cliffs, geographical formations, and turquoise waters. Tires that can handle some gravel are suggested today, to get to the most scenic areas!

Included: breakfast, snacks, lunch, dinner
Distance:  90 km (55 miles)

DAY 4

Wiarton to Owen Sound

Say goodbye to Wiarton and Colpoy's Bay. We head towards Owen Sound, via Big Bay mostly along the water. There will be options for beach and ice cream breaks. Spend the night in the wonderful Best Western on the Bay in Owen Sound.

Included: breakfast, snacks, lunch, dinner
Distance:  50 km (31 miles)

DAY 5

Owen Sound to Thornbury

More exploration of the Niagara Escarpment as you head east towards The Blue Mountains. We will stop at Inglis Falls and cycle typical Grey County country rolling hills for the first part of the day, then a gentle ride through Meaford and into The Blue Mountains on the Georgian Trail. We enjoy our last dinner together at trendy Penny's Motel where you will spend the night.

Included: breakfast, snacks, lunch, dinner
Distance:  51 km (31 miles)

DAY 6

The Blue Mountains

Today is up to you! Enjoy Thornbury's relaxing vibes in town or by the beach or go for a ride. You could cycle on the hills and through the orchards at your own pace. We will provide GPX files for self navigation. Ask us if you would like to book an extra night to relax at wonderful Penny's Motel.
Included: breakfast
Distance:  variable

 Notes: Routes are subject to change without notice based on local conditions and guide judgement. Trip will run with 6 guests or more.