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Round Rice Lake Ride

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Even with an estimated quarter of a million lakes in Ontario, there are likely only a very small percentage that make for a compelling round the lake ride and achievable challenge limited to a day or two max. One to certainly add to the 100km+ bucket list is around Rice Lake.

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2019 Ontario By Bike Rides

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Find out more about our Ontario By Bike Ride destinations and schedule for 2019! New destinations and old classics all with the same great value! These small group weekend tours are self-guided, fully supported and always sell out!

Just Bring Your Bike and Ride!

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2019 Cycling In Ontario Guide

Cycle Tourism Conference 2019

Cycle Tourism Conference 2019 Toronto Canada

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

Ontario150 flash final1Choose to explore Ontario on one of these 15 world class, legacy cycling itineraries! Read More...

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Ride These Epic Routes

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Explore 3,000km+ of extraordinary cycling
along the Great Lakes Waterfront Trail and Greenbelt Route.

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Industry Brochure

Find out more about the benefits of becoming a certified bicycle-friendly business! 
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Join the Ontario By Bike Network!

This section is for tourism businesses and industry:

If you're a cyclist and are looking for great places to cycle in Ontario - CLICK HERE

 

Cycle Tourism in Ontario is growing!

Interested in attracting cycle tourists to your location?

Be a part of the growing Ontario By Bike™ Network!

 

The goal of Ontario By Bike is to create a network of businesses that together enhance a regional cycle tourism product and collectively, Ontario's cycle tourism sector. This comprehensive program provides a robust certification program, industry workshops, operator training, tourism industry standards, destination development assistance and marketing and promotional opportunities. These are coordinated in an effort to drive community-based economic development in Ontario's cycle tourism sector.

The Ontario By Bike Network certifies tourism businesses and organizations as bicycle friendly for free under the categories of accommodation, food service providers, destination attractions, business areas and other cycling-related businesses or organizations interested in cycle tourism. To be eligible for certification, individual locations must be situated within a region where the Ontario By Bike™ Network is currently offered, as well as complying with the certification criteria required for the specific category they fall under.

 

Why should a business join the Ontario By Bike Network?

  • With over 1400 certified bicycle friendly locations, you can help grow the local and regional profile of your area as a cycling destination for tourists
  • Adapt and evolve your service and product offerings to better cater to cyclists, a high value and growing tourism market in Ontario
  • Customizable business listings on the Ontario By Bike™ website with a business icon placed on the Ontario By Bike online map, helping cyclists find your business when planning their cycling holiday
  • Ontario destinations and businesses are featured in consumer e-newsletters, sent to over 14,000 cyclists (sent 8 times/year)
  • Social media posts highlighting cycling experiences and businesses to an engaged and growing online community on Facebook and Twitter
  • Improved search engine visibility for your business through valuable online links from the Ontario By Bike Network
  • And much, much more!

 

Learn more about the Ontario By Bike Network!

                  

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