Self-guided, supported road cycling tour, ~330km over 5 days. The tour begins in historical Huntsville, the largest town in the Muskoka region. Muskoka is one of Canada's most famous vacation and cottaging destinations. You will have two days of excellent cycling here with loops of Mary Lake and Lake of Bays. On Day 3 we shuttle you a short distance into the spectacular Haliburton Highlands for 3 days of riding alongside quiet lakes and rivers. The trip includes lakeside accommodations, 2 nights at Hidden Valley Resort and 2 nights at Bonnie View Inn.

All multi-day tours are booked through our booking partner and licensed TICO agent

OK Cycle and Adventure Tours
666 Kirkwood Avenue - Suite B102, Ottawa, ON K1Z5X9
Toll-free 1-888-621-6818 or Local 613-702-5350
TICO Ontario Registration #50022848

Duration: 5 days/4 nights
Approximate Distance: 330 km (205 miles)
Cost: $1199 CDN per person + HST ($1354.87 CDN)
double occupancy; p
rice includes booking fee
Winter Special $1124 CDN per person + HST ($1270.12 CDN)
(in effect until March 15, 2020)
Single Supplement: $495 CDN+ HST ($559.35 CDN)
Single supplement waived for guests willing to share 

Skill/Fitness Level: Advanced - it's hilly! 
Trip Departure
: Orillia, then transport to Huntsville

2020 Tour Dates:

June 7-11
July 27-31
Custom dates for groups of 4 or more

 

Included

  • 5 days/4 nights accommodations
  • 4 breakfasts and  2 lunches (Day 3 and Day 5)
  • Maps and GPX files
  • Luggage transfers
  • On call support service
  • Not Included: Airfare/transportation to route departure point, alcoholic beverages, personal expenses, gratuities.

Optional

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

Explore Ontario's Premier Cottage Vacation Destinations

DAY 1

Huntsville Mary Lake Loop

Day one begins with a transfer from the Orillia area to Huntsville to begin riding. The ride passes through Port Sydney and historic downtown Huntsville.  Enjoy the first of two nights of lakeside accommodation, Hidden Valley Resort.

Distance:  55 km (35 miles)
Vertical Gain:  365 m (1197 feet)

DAY 2

Lake of Bays Loop 

Starting from Hidden Valley Resort, you will ride the well-known Lake of Bays loop. Versions of this rolling route are used for the Spin the Lakes ride and the Muskoka Half Ironman. The scenery is spectacular, including lake views, rock cuts, and towering forests. The route is 96 kilometers with a few good climbs along the way. Guests will enjoy some well-deserved downtime at the resort when the cycling is done.

Distance:  96 km (60 miles)
Vertical gain:  1200 m (3937 feet)

DAY 3

Stanhope to Bonnie View via Fort Irwin

 The day begins with a short shuttle from Hidden Valley Resort to Haliburton.  Begin at the Stanhope community centre and starting with the gentle North Shore Route, then head up to Eagle Lake and Fort Irwin, then Harburn Road to Haliburton and finish up on the shores of Lake Kashagawigamog for the first of two nights of lakeside accommodation at Bonnie View Inn

Distance:  60  km (37 miles)
Vertical Gain:  695 m (2280 feet)

DAY 4

Minden Sunglasses Route

This ride takes you along the shores of Lake Kashagawigamog, past the Minden White Water Preserve, and through Minden village. Have a wee break, then back home to Bonnie View.

Distance:  69 km (42 miles)
Vertical Gain:  585 m (1919 feet)

DAY 5

Haliburton to Norland

Ride to Norland via Gelert and Kinmount. Lunch at the famed Riverside Inn. Shuttle back to Orillia by mid- afternoon. 

Distance:  50 km (31 miles)
Vertical gain:  363 m (1190 feet)

 

 Notes: Routes are subject to change without notice based on local conditions and guide judgement. Trips will run with as few as 4 guests.