K&P Trail, Frontenac. Photo Credit: Martin Lortz/Destination Ontario
Stretching from the southern border of Algonquin Park to the northern shore of Lake Ontario, the counties of Hastings, Frontenac and Lennox & Addington offer a wide variety of road cycling experiences and number excellent regional and cross-regional trail systems and routes. The region’s on-road cycling network and suggested routes incorporate a mix of landscapes from the flatter Lake Ontario basin north to the rugged Canadian Shield in the heart of Ontario’s Highlands. With varying levels of difficulties, the on road routes presents experiences for cyclists of all skills sets. Additionally, the region offers an extensive off-road trail network that spans across the region. This attracts a variety of cyclists, including recreational cyclists or mountain bike enthusiasts looking for more rugged trail and overnight riding options.
The following resource page provides information on Great Places to Cycle in the counties of Hastings, Frontenac and Lennox & Addington, but focuses on the northern portion of counties that are within Ontario’s Highlands, Regional Tourism Area 11. The southern parts of the counties of Hastings, Frontenac and Lennox & Addington are located in South Eastern Ontario, Regional Tourism Area 9. For more regional maps, cycling info and Ontario By Bike listings for this southern region visit the South Eastern Ontario – Great Places to Cycle page.