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2021 Cycling In Ontario Guide

A Ride to Remember: the Cornwall Waterfront Trail

Cornwall waterfront riding

Add Cornwall to your summer vacation list for a cycling experience unlike any other. Enjoy amazing off-road trails right along the mighty St. Lawrence River with easy access to restaurants, shops, attractions and much more..

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Top Mountain Biking Trails in Kawarthas Northumberland

Kawarthas Northumberland Mountain Biking Harold Town

Quiet backroads and well-maintained bike paths are a major part of the Kawarthas Northumberland region’s charm. For some riders, though, nothing beats the woodland immersion and physical challenge of a good mountain biking trail Here are a few of our top picks for off-road enthusiasts.

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Industry Workshops 2021

Interested in cycle tourism development?

Join us at an upcoming
Ontario By Bike Workshop or Webinar: 

York Region - Welcoming Cyclists in York Region, April 12, 2021

Ontario's Southwest - Welcoming Cyclists in Oxford/Elgin/Middlesex, April 13, 2021

Halton Region - Welcoming Cyclists in Halton Region, April 14, 2021

Explorer's Edge - Welcoming Cyclists in Muskoka and Parry Sound, April 15, 2021

Destination Nothern Ontario - Welcoming Cyclists in Northern Ontario, April 16 & 21, 2021

Northumberland Tourism - Welcoming Cyclists in Northumberland County, April 20, 2021

Kawarthas Northumberland - Welcoming Cyclists in Kawartha Lakes, Peterborough & the Kawarthas, April 21, 2021

Grey County - Welcoming Cyclists in Grey County, April 26, 2021

Tourism Hamilton - Welcoming Cyclists in Hamilton, April 27, 2021

Lanark County Tourism - Welcoming Cyclists in Lanark County, April 28, 2021

Ontario By Bike & Cycle Tourism Development in Huron County, May 10, 2020

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Ontario By Bike Photo Contest

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Ontario By Bike's 2020 photo contest has now been closed. We have received many great contributions and will shortly reveal the winner of this year's contest including some honourable mentions.

Click HERE for more information and to see last year's winner.

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Industry Brochure

Find out more about the benefits of becoming a certified bicycle-friendly business! 
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Register Your Location and Add a Map Listing

So you've decided to register your business as bicycle friendly, add a map listing for your location and promote your services to cyclists! This is great news! If the Ontario By Bike Network is already offered in your region, you may now join at any time*. Remember there is currently no charge for your business to participate, as this is a FREE service that is made possible through funding support from our regional and destination partners.

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We would like to assist you in getting your business registered. You can do this on your own by following the steps below, or if you require some assistance navigating the website, we'd be happy to help. If you're calling long-distance, call our toll-free number 1-866-701-2774 or 416-827-2774.
 

Steps To Register Your Business - Online:

    1. We suggest visiting www.ontariobybike.ca/join-the-network and reading the program details thoroughly.
    2. Review the Certification Crtieria for your business category and ensure you comply with each of minimum requirement for your category.
    3. Visit add your business here and create a user account.
    4. You will receive an email in your inbox that has a weblink that requires you to verify and activate your account.
    5. After you have activated your account, return to www.ontariobybike.ca and log-in using your account details (top right of the page).
    6. If you enter your username and password correctly, you will automatically be returned to the Login Area. 
    7. Scroll down the page, and displayed you’ll see a variety of Map Category Icons relating to various business categories. Click on the appropriate icon category for your business.
    8. This will bring you to a directory of all of the businesses certified under this category. Under the main image, click on the navy blue box that reads – “Add your listing here”.
    9. Confirm the correct tourism region your business is located in by referencing the online map for Ontario's Regional Tourism Organizations
    10. Add your business details, click "locate on map" to add your listing to the map, and then click "submit“.
    11. The Ontario By Bike Network will review your application and notify you when the listing is published.
Once published, an Ontario By Bike staff will send you a “Welcome Package”, which will include a regional tool kit, Ontario By Bike rack cards, an Ontario By Bike Window Decal and other marketing and administrative correspondence.
 

Register Your Business - By Mail:

While we suggest you register your business using our online system, we recognize that some still prefer the paper version. Download a registration form, mail it to us and we can take care of setting up an on-line account. However by doing so, the participating location loses access to account and without contacting us directly will have limeted capabilities to make changes to information. Download form HERE

 

Editing Your Listing:

Existing participating locations who wish to edit a listing should login to their account, locate their listing using the Ontario By Bike Map or through the search option and click on the navy blue box that reads - "Edit" or "Edit Listing". Proceed to edit and then save your listing updates. You can always contact Ontario By Bike through email - info(at)ontariobybike.ca or call 1-866-701-2774 if you require assitance in accessing your account. 
 

Terms:

Note: All registered locations are subject to the Ontario By Bike Network's Terms of Assessments, Exclusions and Other Considerations. By registering a location with the Ontario By Bike Network, you understand and accept these terms. Click here view the Terms of Assessments, Exclusions and Other Considerations

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