August 24-25, 2019 Ottawa City & Country
Total Distance: 86km
The Ride: Explore Ontario's capital city and surrounding countryside, a top cycling destination in the province. With rural settings just a short distance from the downtown core, ride quiet country back roads and enjoy the peaceful scenery along with the many attractions near the village of Carp. Add a ride along the pathways and trail system in the urban centre following both canals and rivers and get to experience the best of biking in Ottawa over a two day weekend getaway.
This is a self-guided, fully supported small group tour. Enjoy a group ride option or ride at your own pace using detailed maps and information provided.
We make it easy - Just bring your bike and ride!
Experience Level and Ride Guide: Moderate. Participants on this ride need to have some experience riding on roads with vehicle traffic as the routes use a mix of roads and trails. Day 1 route is on quiet country roads, with no bike lanes or paved shoulders. Day 2 features off-road trails that are all on paved surfaces. Limited elevation changes and flat terrain make this ride suitable for all types of bikes.
Price: $289 per person, plus HST double occupancy Single $389 + HST; Triple $259 pp + HST; Quad $239 pp+ HST; no seniors’ discounts; $20 discount for 16 years and under.
Pricing includes: 1 night’s accommodation (double occupancy), van support, 1 breakfast, 2 lunches, snack and water stops, booking fee, group social and group ride. Pricing does not include overnight parking in downtown Ottawa, which depending on selected location ranges from $5 to $24.
Start time/location: Day 1 ride departs at 10:00am from Carp, exact location TBC. Riders will be required to transport themselves and bikes to downtown accommodations. Day 2 ride departs from and returns to downtown accommodations.