Cycling South Georgian Bay

By: Greg Syrota Team

Cycling South Georgian Bay

Tags: Cycling, South Georgian Bay

 

 

 

 

 

South Georgian Bay has the perfect cycling routes and mountain trails, whatever you ride – mountain bike, road bike or cruiser.

Bike South Georgian Bay has mapped over 650 km of routes geared for all different levels.

For mountain bike lovers, 3-Stages has 23 km of trails, many of which are rocky – especially appealing to skilled riders. and the 60 km Kolapore Highlands is equally popular and challenging.

Blue Mountain Resort features a series of cross country bike trails ranging from beginner to expert level. Rentals and lessons are available throughout the biking season.

For a scenic leisure experience, South Georgian Bay offers protected trails including former rail trails with easy to ride options ranging from the 14 km Clearview/Collingwood Train Trail to the scenic 11 km Carly Paterson Trail in Wasaga Beach, to the Georgian Trail.

Resources & Guides

Bicycle Tours

Born to Ride Bicycles

Humdinger Tours

Eagle Adventure Experiences

Bicycle Clubs

Collingwood Cycling Club

Simcoe County Mountain Bike Club

Training

Pedal Pushers Cycling

Powerwatts Collingwood

Resource Guides

South Georgian Bay Road & Trail Map

South Georgian Bay Tourism Cycling Listings 

Collingwood Trails Network 

Explore Cycling Routes

Bike Friendly Places to eat, visit & sleep.

 

South Georgian Bay Routes

Collingwood | Wasaga Beach | Clearview | Springwater | Blue Mountain

 

Cycle around towns or the countryside, vineyards, local breweries, beaches and winding roads and extensive rail trail network.

South Georgian Bay offers a challenge for riders of all skill levels. Riders can access extensive multi-use trail networks and enjoy scenic road cycling climbs.

  • Collingwood Trails Network
  • The Georgian Trail
  • Clearview-Collingwood Trail
  • Carly Patterson Memorial Trail
  • North Simcoe Rail Trail
  • The 7 Beaches Route
  • Iron Bridge Route
  • Wasaga Dunes Loop
  • Creemore Loop
  • Badjeros Loop
  • Lake Eugenia Loop
  • Thornbury Sticky Bun Loop
  • Wasaga Collingwood Connections
  • Apple Pie Trail Pedal & Paddle Adventure

Link: South Georgian Bay Road & Trail Map

Simcoe County Loop Trail


 

Explore the 160 km Simcoe County Loop Trail

The Simcoe County Loop Trail is a 160-kilometer loop that is primarily on off-road, multi-use rail-trails.

The route is flat, scenic and available as a multi-day tour.

Link: Simcoe County Loop Trail


Heart of Georgian Bay Routes


 

Midland | Penetanguishene | Tay | Tiny  

For a scenic ride, take a cycle through Awenda Provincial Park or take a ferry over to the Georgian Bay Islands National Park and Christian Island – Beausoleil First Nations.

  • Penetanguishene Loop
  • Tiny Beaches Loop
  • Heart of Georgian Bay Loop
  • Thunder Beach Loop
  • Tay Shore Trail
  • Tiny Trail
  • Mid-Pen Link
  • Midland Waterfront Trail

Link: Heart of Georgian Bay Loop

Mountain Biking


 

Simcoe County is a popular destination for Mountain Bikers. Trails for your style and ability include the Hardwood Ski and Bike Pan Am course to the locally maintained, Simcoe County trails.

Mountain bike centres and community trails:

Link: Simcoe County Mountain Biking


FAT Biking



 

Fat Bikes are designed for snowy trails, with their extra-large wide rim tires.

FAT Bike Trails:

FAT Bike Rentals:

Link: Simcoe County FAT Biking