Downtown Burlington is the heart of the city. Here you’ll find Burlington’s historic centre and our beautiful waterfront park that offers residents and visitors a place to discover, celebrate, play, and relax. From great residential neighbourhoods, shopping, and dining, to arts and culture, business and services and a beautiful waterfront setting, Downtown Burlington has it all.
Established by Lt-Col. John By in 1826, the ByWard Market is one of Canada’s oldest and largest public markets. The legendary builder of the Rideau Canal, Colonel By himself laid out the street plan of the Market, designating George Street and York Street to be extra wide to accommodate the creation of a public market and gathering place. Within an area roughly four blocks square, you’ll find museums, cafés, specialty food shops, boutiques, galleries, hotels, restaurants, pubs, and more! The ByWard Market offers a unique experience for all. The ByWard Market is easily accessible by bike from the Rideau Canal bicycle path or coming from the Outaouais. Many bicycle racks can be found throughout the area, with the main corral(s) being installed on ByWard St., at the intersection of York St. during the summer – one of which is covered. Tourism & cycling information, first aid kit and basic bike repair kit can be found at the ByWard Market Information Kiosk, located on the first floor of the Market building (55 ByWard Market Square). In the summer, an additional info booth can be found at the Demo Corner, an outdoor stand in front of the Market building.
Caesars Windsor is the largest casino resort in Canada and the first of its kind outside of the US to be branded with this legendary name. Winner of the AAA Four Diamond award, Caesars Windsor defines modern luxury in timeless elegance. Discover the essence of indulgence and comfort in masterfully-appointed guestrooms and suites in the only Four Diamond downtown hotel in the city. Featuring 758 rooms in two towers, your room is just steps from delectable dining options, non-stop gaming action and thrilling headline entertainment at The Colosseum – all under one roof. Conveniently located in the heart of Windsor, Caesars Windsor is just minutes from the US-Canada border, airport and train station as well as easy access to dozens of riverfront and park bike trails.
Chesley’s Inn was built in 1814 by a veteran of the War of 1812, Alsaints Chesley. It offers cyclists secure storage. There are three bed and breakfast rooms in the main Inn. Each has an ensuite bath with a rain forest shower. Breakfasts offered include locally grown organic food wherever possible. Even our bacon is traditionally smoked Berkshire pork from a nearby organic farm. Eggs are farm fresh and there is always an assortment of healthier options including fresh fruit, yogurt and granola. There is also “The Innkeeper’s Quarters” which is a self-contained two-bedroom apartment with kitchen, bath, living room, private entrance and a patio in the yard. The Quarters are perfect for two couples wishing to share. The Inn is in the heart of Old Cornwall, a block from the cycle path and a block from a wide range of restaurants, sidewalk cafes and a full service cycle shop. The tourist office, which is half a block away, has cycling maps and advice for those wishing to explore the United Counties of Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry. After ten years as a cycle commuter in Toronto, the owner is only to happy to share some of our quieter escapes.
Chez Somm is a renovated home on a large lot in the charming and historic village of Wellington. Chez Somm is an easy walk to all the village has to offer – beach, boat launch, grocery store, restaurants, library, bank, artisan studios, shops and much more. Halfway between Sandbanks & North Beach, close to numerous wineries & the Millennium trail.
Well equipped kitchen, bbq and backyard chiminea await. Ceiling fans in the main rooms and bedrooms. Modern bathrooms and comfy bedrooms. Back porch where bikes can be locked up..
Visit the heart of the City, Downtown Brockville. Just steps from the majestic St. Lawrence River and the famous Thousand Islands you can find numerous shops, restaurants, arts, culture, financial and professional services, vibrant lifestyle amenities, as well as Canada’s premiere Heritage Theatre, Canada’s First Railway tunnel, world-class freshwater diving, all while enjoying Downtown Brockville’s unique history and architecture.
Hespeler Village combines the beauty of nature with a charming village setting. Our downtown village hosts a variety of unique shops, award winning restaurants and leisure services for every need. The Speed River and 80 acre millpond dominate the area with an extensive trail system providing green space along the river, through forests and meadows leading in and out of our downtown core. The blend of nature and charm provides a truly unique hiking and biking experience in Hespeler Village. Bicycle friendly accommodation and a full service bike shop in the village ensures you and your bike will be well taken care of. The quaint riverside village of Hespeler is located at the Northern tip of Cambridge Ontario. Located just 5 minutes from the 401, less than an hour from downtown Toronto and only 15 minutes from Guelph and Kitchener-Waterloo,
Horseshoe Resort is your one stop shop for your next cycling vacation. With ample cross country trails on the resort, you always have direct access to the Copeland Forest, 4000 acres of Cross Country Trails and over 800km of beautifully paved roads for the road cyclists.
Table Rock Welcome Centre is the heart of Niagara Parks – where every year over 8 million visitors stand close to the thundering water rushing over the brink of the Horseshoe Falls! There are many exciting features at Table Rock: • Welcome Centres – Where you can purchase our special admission Passes, plan your day and make timed-ticket reservations. • Niagara’s Fury – You’ll feel like you were there for the Creation of the Falls at this immersive 4-D experience. • Journey Behind the Falls – Where you can walk through tunnels far behind the Falls and to observation decks at the foot of the Falls. • Shopping at Table Rock – Our new stores on the second level include Pop & Lolly’s our fun and interactive Candy Shop. Don’t miss Canadian Treasures for Canadian Diamonds, Roots brand name wearables, Royal Canadian Mounted Police and Kids Explor-it. • Table Rock Food Court – Tim Hortons, Niagara Pizza Co., Ah-So Sushi, Burger Town and other favourite options for a light meal or beverage. All areas of Table Rock are fully accessible and wheelchair rental is available during the summer months at the Welcome Centre. You will also find Digital Attractions photo services, Automatic Teller Machines, Currency Exchanges and a First Aid station. Falls view hotels and the Fallsview Casino Resort are all a short walk to the Falls Incline Railway, that will quickly transport you down the steep moraine to Table Rock. From the Clifton Hill Tourist Area, it’s just a 10-minute walk through the beautiful gardens of Queen Victoria Park. Hours of Operation: Journey Behind the Falls and the main Shops are all open daily year-round except December 25. Some services close in the winter. The view of the Falls is always available – 24-hours a day, 7 days a week!
Along Ajax’s historic main street, Old Kingston Road, bike-friendly restaurants, shops, spas, salons, yoga, baked goods, ice cream, and more await. Pickering Village, settled in 1807, still contains many heritage buildings: The Gordon House, built in 1881, was a hotel known for its excellent food; Casa Verde, a popular Italian restaurant is housed in an 1890 building that once served as a birthing house, and later as a rum runner’s hideout. Originally constructed as church in 1871 and beautifully retrofitted in 2011, the St. Francis Centre hosts concerts, live theatre, and international films. For more than a decade, Pickering Village has been home to JamFest, an annual summer street music festival.
With more than 20 pita fillings & 40 toppings to pick from, as well as Yogen Früz smoothies** & desserts**, Pita Pit offers you millions of flavour combinations. Pita Pit was at the forefront of the growing “fresh and healthy” eating revolution, when they first opened the first Pita Pit. Pita Pit delivers what families want at an affordable yet great-tasting fresh and healthy alternative to high-fat and high-carb fast food.
Quinte West would like to welcome all cyclists! Stop in for local information, free internet use, washrooms, and water. Restaurants, downtown shopping, picnic areas, and accomodations located nearby. Bike racks also available.
Hamilton is a cycling-friendly community offering a vast selection of scenic bicycle routes and trails that combine off-road, multi-use paths and on-street dedicated bike lanes, with varying terrain, hills and degrees of difficulty.
Well-signed, GPS-mapped bike routes guide cyclists along Hamilton’s beautiful Waterfront, through lush forested escarpment trails, past some of Hamilton’s well-known waterfalls, amidst rural farming communities, and right into the heart of the city.
Bike racks, repair kits/stations as well as local and regional cycling information are all amenities that are found at our certified bicycle-friendly businesses, including restaurants, attractions, breweries and accommodations.
Surrounded by beautiful trails and countryside, the Village of St. Jacobs has bike friendly food and drink establishments, attractions and accommodations looking forward to welcoming cyclists. While in the village, enjoy authentic experiences and one-of-a-kind shops.
Bike parking is located throughout the village, including parking, picnic tables and a full bike repair station at the Health Valley Trail Pavilion (3 Water St, St. Jacobs).
Visit one of our Bike Welcome Centres located at Home Hardware and CHANGE Lifestyle and Apparel or find out more on our website (www.stjacobsvillage.com/cycling).
The Westover Inn sits on 19 acres of beautifully landscaped grounds. Our small-town, riverside location guarantees complete quiet and privacy for our guests. We have 22 guest rooms housed in three distinct buildings. Visit our Parlour for a relaxing cocktail or join us in our fine dining room for breakfast, lunch or dinner. We strive for excellence and under the direction of our Executive Chef Anthony Gosselin, our dining room has received critical acclaim. Settle in front of the fire, relax and enjoy the beautiful scenery. With an extensive menu of regional cuisine, our kitchen is sure to please every palette. You can make your own selection from our wine cellar, or have our knowledgeable staff aid you in a choice that will enhance your meal. Finish off any meal with our inn-made ice creams, sorbets, or one of our spectacular desserts. Many such items can be found in our ever-growing recipe section. Remember to keep checking in new recipes are always being added. Our private function room is the ideal location to celebrate a special occasion with a group of friends or family.