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Autumn Cycling in Haldimand County

Haldimand County

The beginning of autumn in Southern Ontario is signaled by crisp, cool weather and spectacular colours, the perfect conditions for a scenic ride. Located a short drive from Hamilton and other major urban centres in Southern Ontario, Haldimand County is the perfect place to enjoy the beauty of autumn.

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2019 Ontario By Bike Rides

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Our 2019 Ontario By Bike Rides are now officially over! We would like to thank all participants who joined us this year and are looking forward to riding with you again next summer.

New tours will be announced in February 2020. Stay tuned for more information.
All trips are available as self-guided itineraries. 

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2019 Cycling In Ontario Guide

2019 Ontario By Bike Photo Contest

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Don't miss your chance and take part in this year's Ontario By Bike Photo Contest. We are still open for submissions until November 20. Slow down for a moment and capture your cycling adventures featuring your bike, cycling buddies and favourite ride locations.

Click HERE to find out how to submit your photos and see last year's winners.

 

 

Cycle Tourism Conference 2019

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Learn more about and view the presentations from our recent Cycle Tourism Conference held on March 1, 2019. 

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Celebrate by Bike

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Grey County Ride Guide

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Ever wish you just showed up somewhere new and instantly had information on the 
best cycling route to get to know the town, city or countryside around you.

Grey County Ride Guide - Explore Grey County, Ontario by Bike

Grey County is well know for its spectacular scenery, quiet country roads, welcoming towns and hamlets, the Niagara Escarpment and sparkling waters of Georgian Bay. More visitors to the area are discovering Grey charm and hospitality by touring on two wheels, taking a spin on one of the many on-road routes or trails that are situated all around the County.  

This Ride Guide is great sampler tour and is sure to get your wheels spinning to other routes nearby.

Grey County Ride Guide - Thornbury Heathcote Route Overview

Approximate route length: Short route 20km; long route 32km 
Approximate ride and tour time: 2 hours to 4 hours, depending on route chosen and including stops enroute
Experience level: Using quiet country roads and roads with paved shoulders where possible. this route is suitable for cyclists with experience riding on roads, as the route is on roads with shared traffic. 
Route highlights: Towns of Thornbury and Clarksburg; Village of Heathcote; agricultural farmlands, orchards and farmgate sales; Escarpment and Georgian Bay views; Griersville and Old Mill Road (long route only); Beaver River and paddling experiences; Clendenan Conservation Area; art galleries, bakeries and more.

Grey Ride Guide

Route Map and Grey County Ride Guide now available.
Enjoy this new route and self-guided tour in Grey County.
Dowloadable PDF with turn by turn directions and more information: 
- 20km Short Loop - HERE
- 32km Long Loop - HERE
Additional Grey County Routes available at: www.visitgrey.ca/cycling
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outes available on Ridewithgps, download app to use while cycling. Links included on PDF.

 

Old Mail    Bakeshop    Beaver Bridge

 A few of the sites enroute: Old Mail Road - Blackbird Pie Company, Heathcote - Beaver Bridge, Clarksburg

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Visiting Grey County? Turn it into a weekend or fun bike getaway anytime.

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To view cycling maps, more cycling information and bicycle-friendly business listings in Grey County visit: 
Grey County Great Places to Cycle - www.ontariobybike.ca/greycounty
Get a preview of your Grey County cycling experinece and view the 2014 cycling video HERE

Follow the links below to book for any or all of the following Ontario By Bike getaway options:

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orange_checkmarkClick HERE to view Ontario By Bike certified bicycle-friendly Grey County accommodation options, and other places to eat visit and sleep.
orange_checkmarkView all Grey County cycling routes and view cycling map, plan additional activities for your visit at www.visitgrey.ca

orange_checkmarkBook a tour or ride with Georgian Bay Cycle ToursRide On Bikes, or Pedal Pushers. Bike rentals available at Bikeface Cycling in Owen Sound, Ride On Bikes in Meaford, and Blue Mountain Resort.

orange_checkmark Plan your visit at Blue Mountain Village 

Route launch event was held June 29, 2014. Thank you to our partners at Grey Tourism, Blue Mountain Village and PedalFest.PedalFest

If you require more information contact: 
Ontario By Bike   (416)827-2774  or  1-866-701-2774  or  info (at) ontariobybike.ca 

For additional visitor information visit: Grey County Tourism

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