Self-guided, supported trail and road tour over 6 days. It covers the Simcoe Loop Trail and neighbouring vacation land: Lake Couchiching, Lake Simcoe, the Severn River, and Georgian Bay. Experience quaint villages, lakeside accommodations, the world's longest freshwater beach, and much more.

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: 6 days/ 5 nights
Approximate Distance: 300 km (186 miles)
Cost: $1299 CDN per person + HST ($1467.87 CDN)
double occupancy; p
rice includes booking fee
Single Supplement: $495 CDN+ HST ($559.35 CDN)
Skill/Fitness Level: Intermediate 
Trip Departure
: Barrie

2020 Tour Dates:

September 7-12
Custom dates for groups of 4 or more

 

Included

  • 6 days/5 nights accommodations
  • 3 breakfasts and 1 lunch
  • 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

Barrie to Orillia 

Day one begins in Barrie, and a trip along the Simcoe Loop Trail. Pass through Shanty Bay, Oro Station, and Hawkestone before finishing in Orillia for a night at the Champlain Waterfront Hotel.

Distance:  50 km (31 miles)

DAY 2

Orillia to Port Severn

Continue along the Simcoe Loop Trail, through the village of Coldwater and to Waubashene. Then divert north on quiet roads to Port Severn to Rawley Resort on the water, where the Severn River meets Georgian Bay.

Distance:  50 km (31 miles)

DAY 3

Big Chute Marine Railway Loop

Today's ride takes you back through the village of Coldwater, then up to Severn Falls, past the Big Chute Marine Railway National Historic Site, and then back out to Georgian Bay and back to Rawley Resort.

Distance:  60  km (37 miles)

DAY 4

Port Severn to Balm Beach via Midland

Back to the Simcoe Loop Trail for most of the day, including a long paved section from Waubashene to Midland called the Tay Shore Trail. Pass Sainte Marie among the Hurons, the Martyrs' Shrine, and Midlan Harbour before finishing in Balm Beach. Stay two nights on the beach at the Sunport Beach Club!

Distance:  47 km (29 miles)

DAY 5

Balm Beach to Lafontaine Beach Loop

Today you take Tiny Beaches Road  north towards Lafontaine Beach and then loop back to the Sunport Beach Club for a second night. 

Distance:  40 km (24 miles)

 

DAY 6

Balm Beach to Barrie

Back on the Simcoe Loop Trail to finish the trip. Pass through Elmvale and Anten Mills before making your way back to Barrie to end the trip. Finish up with a celebratory group lunch!
Distance:  50 km (31 miles)

 

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