Be adventurous and participate in a cycling or mountain biking adventure. Even in winter, you can try fat biking!
Please note all prices for packages, getaways, room rates and activities are subject to change and may not be available at the time of booking. Come back to our site often for up-to-date packages for specific time periods.
For those who enjoy mountain biking take an extended ride down the abandoned railway bed. The railway line is adjacent to our property and goes on forever, you can even do a 40 km circle tour if you come back along Hwy 60 from the town of Madawaska.
Exclusive log cabins and cottages all with king beds and wood fireplaces, TV with blu-ray player and A/C. Limited number of cabins with fireplace and double Jacuzzi.
Your stay includes:
- FREE Daily Breakfast a’la carte
- FREE Daily Served 3-Course Dinner
- $$ ZERO Corkage Fee. BYOW & BYOB to Save lots more money.
- FREE Daily use of Firewood for Fireplace
- FREE Daily ALGONQUIN PARK Pass. Perfect for hiking on Algonquin Trails.
- FREE WIFI access in Main Lodge.
- FREE Daily use of Kayaks & Canoes.
Begin your 40 km journey in the Village and take the scenic gondola (equipped to carry bikes) to the top of the mountain. From there cycle to the very top of the Niagara Escarpment, along quiet country roads, past orchards and vineyards, down into the beautiful Beaver Valley before arriving in the hamlet of Heathcote for a country picnic at Blackbird Pie Co. After lunch enjoy a 1 hour gentle paddle down the Beaver River with Free Spirit Tours and return to the Village via the Georgian Trail along the shores of Georgian Bay.
Includes: gondola ride, information sheet with directions, Apple Pie Trail Certificate that can be redeemed for lunch at Blackbird Pie Co., 1 hour kayak rental and transportation to launch site. Bike rental optional.
Subara Centurion the Blue Mountains*
September 16-18, 2016
North America’s most exiting cycling festival open to all! Celebrate the weekend with live music, ride or race in the 25, 50, or 100 mile distances. Racers race, riders ride & everyone has fun! Register online www.centurioncycling.com
O Canada! 150th
We are celebrating our birthday year with a special offer on STUDIO accommodations.
For the low price of $150.00 for a two night stay receive an oversized Studio room with 400 sq ft of living space.
Rooms have a private balcony, king bed, queen sofa and can sleep up to 4 guests. Includes a kitchenette (microwave only, bar fridge, coffee-maker, toaster, dishes and cutlery).
Guests can enjoy access to outdoor BBQ’s, indoor swimming pool, kid’s pool, hot tub, fitness room and onsite activities for all ages!
OFFER DETAILS: Travel by December 31, 2017. Mention code ON150. Taxes not included. Two-night minimum stays required. Valid on new reservations only. Reservations subject to availability. Reservations not valid over holidays and special events. Cannot be combined with any other offer. All monetary amounts are noted in CAD Dollars.
Tour de Fall
Get out of the car this year and enjoy the brilliant fall colours by bike along specially selected routes here in beautiful Lake Country.
Casino Rama is pleased to welcome cyclists of all levels to our entertainment property. Our hotel suites and elevators are large enough to fit two bicycles for easy access and peace of mind for overnight storage.
Traditionally the fall season peaks from late September to mid October.
Our Fall Colour Tour Package Includes:
- A Deluxe suite in our luxury hotel
- $100 resort credit: redeem for spa or dining
- Goodie Basket for two
- Complimentary valet parking. Drop your bikes right at the door!
- Cycle Map that outlines the best routes for the best fall colours. Courtesy of Cycle Simcoe
- $10 Free Slot Play per person for members of the Players Passport Club (membership is FREE)
$295 (per suite for two people + tax) non-event night
$395 (per suite for two people + tax) event night
Call Casino Rama to book 1-800-832-PLAY(7529), Quote code: FALLCOLOURS
Available September 1 – October 31, 2015
Traditionally the fall season peaks from late September to mid-October.
Enjoy a fun-filled yet relaxing getaway at one of Ontario’s premier lakeside resorts in the heart of the world famous Muskoka – Georgian Bay lake district. Located in a quiet sheltered cove on the northern shores of Gloucester Pool, part of the historic Trent Severn Waterway, the resort encompasses over 700 meters (2000 feet) of pristine shoreline and over 100 acres of property. The views are breathtaking, and it is difficult to believe that the greater Toronto area is only a short 90 minute drive.
For those wanting to do some biking, we offer complimentary mountain bikes to our guests. Our wooded hiking trails, although a bit rugged, are perfect for those avid mountain bikers. For those who prefer road cycling, there are hundreds of kilometers of paved cottage country roads in our area that are just perfect for biking. Many bike enthusiasts bring their own bikes which enables them to take longer trips during the day. The kitchen will even pack you a picnic lunch.
The resort features:
- Accommodation in a lake view room or suite
- Delicious meals
- Use of lodge’s recreation facilities including an outdoor swimming pool & whirlpool spa, sandy beach & lake swimming, waterpark featuring a 25’ water trampoline, water slide & climbing pyramid
- Canoes, pedal boats, stand-up paddle boards, mountain bikes, 100 acres of wooded hiking trails, tennis, basketball, volleyball, shuffleboard, fishing, and games room
- Summertime water-skiing & tubing, and evening entertainment
- Outboard boat & jet ski rentals
- Daily maid service
- Auto parking & baggage handling
- Nearby (extra charge) there is a full service spa, championship golf courses, horseback riding, picturesque lakeside villages with shopping, historic attractions, live summer theatre, boat cruises, and more!
Severn Lodge also has several cottages & suites with kitchens where guests can do their own cooking.
Severn Lodge has been family owned and operated for nearly a century, and is dedicated to providing the highest standards of hospitality, comfort, and personal service.
Call 1-844-877-6112 for details or visit our website at www.severnlodge.com
Tyrolean Village Resorts at Blue Mountain is a four season Chalet Resort located in the scenic Town of The Blue Mountains, 90 min north of Toronto close to the shores of Georgian Bay. Our Swiss-style and Executive-style chalets and cottages are nestled at the base of Blue Mountain, Ontario’s largest mountain resort. 4 to 9 bedroom chalets can accommodate from 4 to 20 people – perfect for families and groups! Full kitchen, wood burning fireplace, sauna or hot tub or Jacuzzi, cable TV, over sized living/dining rooms and large deck. We are a Pet Friendly!
Swiss Style Cottage with Sauna & BBQ:
Weekend Price from $50 per person per night.
Weekly price from $995 to $2,295 per week.
Choose Horseshoe Resort for your next vacation in Ontario and take advantage of these exciting bike adventures. Choose from our onsite trails, or enjoy over 10,000 acres of scenic trails through beautiful Simcoe County. From Cross Country to Road Riding, we have everything you’ll need to be cycling in style.
Also, Horseshoe is pleased to have Andrew Doble return as our Head Technician for 2016. With over 30 years experience fitting and tuning bikes, Andrew can make your next ride, your best ride through Valley Sports Bike Service. Book an appointment with Andrew, our expert fitter please email us.
Bike Trails (onsite) Hours of Operation:
May 21st through June 30th – Weekends Only
July 1st through to September 5th – Open Daily
September 10th through October 10th – Weekends Only
Lift open 10:00am – 5:00pm
A Daily Bike Trail Pass includes access to all maintained onsite bike trails, and unlimited lift access for the entire day for only one low price. For anyone wishing a single ride to the top, you may also choose the single lift option for $5/per person/per ride
Don’t have a bike, but still want to explore?
Horseshoe Resort is proud to be partnered with Norco Bikes and to be able to offer a brand new fleet of Cross Country, Enduro Mountain Bikes and Road Bikes. We also offer guided Mountain Biking adventures through Ride Guides.
Mountain Biking in Voyageur Country
Explore this extensive trail system that is mapped and signed to make for an excellent riding experience. The Voyageur Trails wind through the rolling hills of the Laurentian Mountains, to scenic lakes and impressive lookouts. Trails are a mix of two track roads and gravel trails.
Voyageur Multi Use Trail System
On more than 300 kilometers of trails, exceptional diversity, breathtaking vistas and points of interest that beg exploration are yours to experience.
Cycling on Scenic Highway 630
The route begins at Highway 17 between North Bay and Mattawa near the Western boundary of Samuel De Champlain Provincial Park. A 30 km one way trip brings you to the north end of Algonquin Park at Kiosk access point. Algonquin North Wilderness Outfitters is located at the corner of Highway 17 and Highway 630. Stop in to have a look at the authentic native arts and crafts and pick up the Experience Route 630 interpretive map and guide.
Experience Ontario’s Lake Country – Orillia and area’s four season playground in Simcoe County! Come and visit Ontario’s Lake Country for some fantastic paddling opportunities, boating along our scenic waterways, cycling opportunities for everyone and plethora of other great recreation activities and accommodation packages to discover.
Home to some fantastic cycling routes including waterfront and rail trails, scenic or challenging road routes to thrill seeking mountain biking. Ontario’s Lake Country has become a cycling mecca with some great stay and cycle packages that incorporate the Cycle Simcoe routes found throughout the region. We welcome families, couples, friends and groups to discover these routes and enjoy multiple days on various cycling routes in the area. Bring your bike or look to one of our local businesses to help you with renting, fixing or purchasing the right bike for your needs. We invite you to come and travel our routes, trails and roads.
Make Ontario’s Lake Country your next getaway destination for fun and adventurous outdoor activities.
Blue Mountains is the destination of choice for cyclists in Ontario & beyond, following the phenomenal success of the Centurion Canada Cycling event held here annually for the last five years. This year thousands will take to their bikes on September 18-20. Come out and find out what all the fuss is about. We will assist with mapping your two night bike adventure from a gentle ride along the Georgian Bay to enjoy the sites, or perhaps a cardiovascular workout of 87 intermediate kms, to test your endurance.
2 nights in a Studio (dbl occupancy), full country breakfasts, complimentary sparkling wine or juice. Packed lunches, water and homemade energy bars available for purchase. From $330 for two plus hit midweek.
More packages can be found at http://www.prettyriverinn.com/promotions.htm
Wye Marsh offers the opportunity to discover the secrets of a wetland with the assistance of our dynamic naturalist staff. Look for life in thewater during a guided canoe adventure or dip net from accessible boardwalks. You can enjoy the grace of the magnificent Trumpeter Swans,
25km of biking/hiking trails await you at the Wye Marsh Wildlife Centre.
Trails are open 9:00 am to 4:30 pm daily. Last admittance to bike trails is at 3:00 pm
Enjoy all the sights and wildlife of the Marsh. Our trails are diverse whether you are up for a leisurely hike/bike or a more strenuous workout.
Wye Marsh, which is a designated Important Bird Area as well as a National/Provincial Wildlife Area is teeming with wildlife and plant diversity. Hike our scenic trails or take in views from our floating boardwalk and observation tower.
Day pass including trail pass is:
Adult – $11 | Seniors and Students (13+) – $8.50
Children (4-12) -$8 | Children (3 and under) – Free
Family (2 Adults + 2 Children) – $30.00
Explore the Highlands
June – August
Whether your idea of fun includes cycling, hiking, paddling or participating in the Arts, Oakview Lodge in the Algonquin Highlands is the perfect place to escape everyday life, and relax and unwind. Guided tours are readily available and the possibilities are endless. Tell us what you’d like to do and we will arrange it for you. Stays include a full breakfast and start as low as $70/person/night + HST based on double occupancy; kids under 13 years old stay free!
Hiking and cycling are perfect ways to enjoy the great outdoors. Visit Oakview Lodge the Algonquin Highlands and explore our many hiking trails and bicycle paths. Every September and October sightseers, photographers and nature-lovers take an Ontario road trip that leads them to this central Ontario lake region. The awe-inspiring beauty of the Algonquin Highlands during the peak weeks of the fall colour season can’t be surpassed anywhere. This 2 night package includes Oakview Lodge lakefront accommodation, full breakfast, trail maps and use of bicycles. All this for just $175 per person plus HST, based on double occupancy.
*Book directly by calling 1 866 292 6125, or from our website, www.oakviewlodge.com, and save any booking fees.
Experience the stunning nature, awe inspiring art, fascinating history, fine folk, and warm hospitality of Haliburton County. Yours Outdoors experience packages offer a rich variety of experiential, informative, active, and entertaining activities led by professional guides and involving local experts, naturalists, artisans, and personalities.
Packages are scheduled year round or by request. Check the Calendar for upcoming experiences.
Pedal Your Arts: Gears for Guilford
Amongst the white pines and the lovely lakes live a group of artists who have come here to hone their crafts and create. We will visit some of them, in their studios, on this 35 km. bicycle tour. This is a full but relaxed day punctuated by good company, delightful artisans and outstanding food.
Offering a variety of activities, including an assortment of beaches, cycling and hiking trails, golf courses, and a nearby waterpark, there are plenty of things to do for the whole family. Visit our activities page for a full list of things to do.
With the dramatic Niagara Escarpment and the waters of Georgian Bay as a backdrop, Blue Mountain is truly one of the most picturesque locations in Ontario.The Georgian Bay and Blue Mountain area has become Ontario’s favourite four-season playground. Summer is a non-stop celebration here! The area offers a spectacular summer-long selection of sporting and recreational activities, concerts, festivals and special events.
And of course there are more than 40 fabulous shops and restaurants located at The Village at Blue, 10 minutes walk from our resort.Those more inclined towards rest and relaxation may choose to spend a day on our private beach or being treated royally at a spa.
Hardwood Ski & Bike offers over 80km of mountain bike trails which rate as “Fun”, “Gnarly”, “Serious”, “Radical”,”Crank’d”, “Sprokids” and a double track trail “Nice n Easy”, a favourite for all ages.
Perfect for families and non-bikers to experience the best trail facility in Central Ontario. 9 Hole Disc Golf Course at Hardwood Children under 12 play free with a paying adult
Getaways include passes at Hardwood Ski & Bike and accommodation:
Choose Horseshoe Resort for your next vacation in Ontario and take advantage of these exciting bike adventures. Choose from our onsite trails, or enjoy over 10,000 acres of scenic trails through beautiful Simcoe County. From Cross Country to Road Riding, we have everything you’ll need to be cycling in style including a full service bike shop and mountain bike rentals.