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.
Toronto Ride Guide – Explore Toronto, Ontario by Bike
Discover the best of Toronto’s neighbourhoods, parks and top attractions, all on two wheels.
A great way to tour the big city, the Toronto Ride Guide is the self-guided bike route and insiders guide to seeing the city like a local. Let the guide help navigate you and your bike on a fun adventure exploring downtown Toronto. Short enough to take an hour and long enough to stretch out into a whole afternoon or full day, plan to stop to explore more and enjoy all the interesting sites enroute.
Toronto Ride Guide – Downtown Explorer Route Overview
Approximate route length: 17km
Approximate ride and tour time: 2.5 hours, including stops enroute
Experience level: Using the best of city bike lanes and trails, this route is suitable for cyclists with experience riding on roads, as some portions of route are on roads with shared traffic lanes.
Route highlights: Lake Ontario, Harbourfront, Waterfront Trail, Fort York, Exhibition Place, Queen Street West, Kensington Market, Chinatown, University of Toronto, Royal Ontario Museum, Yorkville, Church Wellesley Village, Cabbagetown, Riverdale Park, Distillery District, Sherbourne Commons and more.
Route Map and Toronto Ride Guide now available.
Enjoy this route and self-guided tour of downtown Toronto.
Dowloadable PDF with turn by turn directions and more information HERE .
View route on Mapmyride and download app to use while cycling.
A few of the sites enroute: Fort York ~ Chinatown ~ Cabbagetown
Visiting Toronto? Turn it into a weekend or fun city bike getaway anytime.
To view cycling maps, more cycling information and bicycle-friendly business listings in Toronto visit:
Toronto Great Places to Cycle – www.ontariobybike.ca/toronto
Follow the links below to book for any or all of the following Ontario By Bike getaway options:
Click HERE to view Ontario By Bike certified bicycle friendly Toronto accommodation options.
Click HERE to book your Toronto Bicycle Tours and bike rental.
For bike network information and all rentals locations view the Toronto Cycle Map or rent a bike from Bike Share Toronto
Click HERE to book your trip to Toronto on VIA Rail or GO Transit. Bike transportation options available to/from Toronto, visit www.biketrain.ca for more more information.
Route launch event was held June 15, 2014, a Toronto Bike Month event. Thank you to our partners at Cycle Toronto and Toronto Bicycle Tours for the guided tour of new route.
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: Tourism Toronto
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