MOUNTAIN BIKE


· IMBA – INTERNATIONAL MOUNTAIN BIKE ASSOC. CANADA | IMBA – TRAIL BUILDING
· USDA FOREST SERVICE – BUILDING MOUNTAIN BIKE TRAILS | CONSTRUCTING SWITCHBACKS | BASIC TRAIL MAINTENANCE


· MOUNTAIN BIKE & RAIL TRAIL REFERENCE GUIDES → TRAIL FORKS | SINGLE TRACKSONTARIO BIKE TRAILS | CYCLE ONTARIO


THE BIKE


TYPES OF MOUNTAIN BIKES → 4 GRAPHICS
PARTS OF THE BIKE → 3 GRAPHICS | SIZE OF BIKE & SET-UP → 3 GRAPHICS
WHEEL & TIRE SIZE EXPLAINED → 9 GRAPHICS | SHOCKS → 5 GRAPHICS
– HOW TO BIKE → TECHNIQUE


SOUTHERN ONTARIO


LONDON & SOUTHWESTERN ONTARIO


1. BOLER CLUB – WEST LONDON
– 8 km; Trails well marked; Full Facilities; Season Pass = $113; Day Pass = $9; trails are directional ↑
– HOME | SINGLE TRACKS | TRAIL FORKS + MAP

2 & 3. UPPER THAMES VALLEY CONSERVATION AUTHORITY
– Park Season Pass = $125; Vehicle Day Pass = $14
· FANSHAWE CONSERVATION AREA – EAST LONDON
– 22 km loop + Side Trails; Safe Parking; Washrooms; trails are directional ↑
HOME | MAP | SINGLE TRACKS | ONTARIO BIKE TRAILS | TRAIL FORKS + MAPS
· WILDWOOD CONSERVATION AREA – ST. MARY’S

– 25 km loop; Safe Parking; Washrooms, Water; trails are directional ↑
HOME | MAP | SINGLE TRACKS | TRAIL FORKS + MAP 

4. THE PINES – WOODSTOCK
– 20 km; 
No Facilities; Isolated parking; Port-a-Potty; Season Pass = $40; Day Pass = $10; Bring Map!!!! – trails are directional ↑
– 
CLUB | CLUB MAP WITH 20 RUNS MARKED | SINGLE TRACKS | TRAIL FORKS + MAP WITH 27 RUNS MARKED

5. TURKEY-LONG POINT PROVINCIAL PARK
– 78 km | Full Facilities | Vehicle Day Pass = $11 | bring Map 
– HOME | TURKEY POINT MTB CLUB | MAP | SINGLE TRACKS | TRAIL FORKS + MAP

→ KOMOKA PROVINCIAL PARK – WEST LONDON
– 8 km; No Facilities; Safe Parking; Free to ride, pay for Parking $2.50 per hour; trails are not directional ↓
HOME | SINGLE TRACKS | TRAIL FORKS + MAP


 


KITCHENER – WATERLOO – GUELPH – ERIN – CALEDON – ALBION HILLS


1. HYDROCUT – WATERLOO
– 24 km | No Facilities | Parking | no fees – donations see website | Trails well marked | bring map | trails are directional ↑
HOME | MAP | SINGLE TRACKS | ONTARIO BIKE TRAILS TRAIL FORKS + MAP

2. GUELPH LAKE CONSERVATION AREA
– 20 km | Facilities are in the C.A. across the lake | Parking in the C.A. | Free parking on Victoria Rd | Trails not well marked | bring Map | trails are not directional ↓
HOME | GUELPH MTB CLUB – GORBA |  GORBA MAP | SINGLE TRACKS | TRAIL FORKS + MAP

3. ALBION HILLS CONSERVATION AREA
– 50 km | Full Facilities | $7 per person | ask for Trail Map |Trails well marked 
HOME | MAP ONTARIO BIKE TRAILS | SINGLE TRACKS | TRAIL FORKS +MAP

PUSLINCH – CAMBRIDGE
– 15 km | No Facilities | Park on Wellington Rd. 32 | No fees | Trails not marked | bring Map | trails are not directional ↓
SINGLE TRACKS | ONTARIO BIKE TRAILS | TRAIL FORKS + MAP


⋅ ELORA TO CATARACT RAIL TRAIL – 47 km → HOME | MAP | ONTARIO BIKE TRAILS | ALL TRAILS
· G2G – GODERICH TO GUELPH RAIL TRAIL – 127 km → HOME
– EASTERN SECTION: THE KISSING BRIDGE RAIL TRAIL – 45 km → HOME | ONTARIO TRAILS ONTARIO BIKE TRAILS | ALL TRAILS


GOLDEN HORSESHOE – NIAGARA – LAKE ERIE


1. KELSO CONSERVATION AREA – MILTON
– 28 km | Full Facilities at C.A. | 
$7 per person | not Steeles bring Map | trails not directional
MAP | HOME | ONTARIO BIKE TRAILS  | SINGLE TRACKS | TRAIL FORKS + MAP

2. CHRISTIE LAKE CONSERVATION AREA – HAMILTON
– 21 km with plans for more | Full Facilities | bring Map | trails not directional
HOME | MAP | HBMBA – HAMILTON BURLINGTON MTB ASSOCIATION | HBMBA – FACEBOOK
– SINGLE TRACKS | ONTARIO BIKE TRAILS | TRAIL FORKS + MAP

3. DUNDAS VALLEY CONSERVATION AREA – HAMILTON
– 40 km | Facilities | safe parking | bring Map
MAP | HOME | SINGLE TRACKS | TRAIL FORKS + MAP

→ IROQUOIS HEIGHTS – HAMILTON
– 11 km | No Facilities; safe Parking; bring Map
MAP | 
HOME | SINGLE TRACKS | TRAIL FORKS + MAP

→ SHORT HILLS PROVINCIAL PARK & BROCK ESCARPMENT 12 TRAIL – ST. CATHARINES
– 48 km | No Facilities | Bring Map
HOME | FRIENDS OF SHORTHILLS | SINGLE TRACKS – SINGLE TRACKS | TRAIL FORKS + MAPS – TRAIL FORKS + MAP


COLLINGWOOD – MIDLAND – BARRIE – ORILLIA


1. THREE STAGES  – COLLINGWOOD
– 40 km | No Facilities | isolated parking | Trails not marked | bring Map and bring compass!!!
MAP | ONTARIO BIKE TRAILS | SINGLE TRACKS | TRAIL FORKS + MAP

2. BLUE MOUNTAIN XC – COLLINGWOOD
– Full Facilities
– HOME | MAP | SINGLE TRACKS | TRAIL FORKS + MAP

3. HARDWOOD HILLS – BARRIE
–  50 km | Full Facilities | $16 day pass | bring Map | Trails well-marked
– HOME | MAP | ONTARIO BIKE TRAILS | SINGLE TRACKS |
TRAIL FORKS + MAP

→ COPELAND FOREST – BARRIE
– 75 km | No Facilities | Safe Parking | bring Map | Trails not marked
SINGLE TRACKS | ONTARIO BIKE TRAILS | TRAIL FORKS + MAP

→ MIDHURST – BARRIE
– 15 km | No Facilities | Safe Parking | bring Map | Trails not marked
MAP | SINGLE TRACKS | ONTARIO BIKE TRAILSTRAIL FORKS + MAP 


· GEORGIAN RAIL TRAIL – COLLINGWOOD to THORNBURY – 21 km → HOME | ONTARIO TRAILS
· TINY TRAIL – ELMVALE TO PENETANG – 22 km → MAPONTARIO TRAILS |
· TAY SHORE TRAIL – MIDLAND TO WAUBAUSHENE – 16 km → MAP | ONTARIO TRAILS 


EASTERN ONTARIO & QUEBEC


OTTAWA AREA


1. CAMP FORTUNE – QUEBEC
– 48 km | $10 day pass
HOME | SINGLE TRACKS | TRAIL FORKS + MAP

2. GATINEAU PARK – QUEBEC
– 90 km
HOME | SINGLE TRACKS | TRAIL FORKS + MAP


QUEBEC


1. MONT TREMBLANT
– 100 km |
HOME | SINGLE TRACKS | TRAIL FORKS + MAP

2. MONT SAINTE-MARIE
– 32 km | Full Facilites | $16 day pass
HOME | MAP | SINGLE TRACKS | TRAIL FORKS + MAP


EASTERN MICHIGAN MOUNTAIN BIKE TRAILS


· MMBA – MICHIGAN MOUNTAIN BIKE ASSOC. | MMBA TRAILS
· MTB PROJECT – MICHIGAN TRAILS
· MICHIGAN DEPARTMENT OF NATURAL RESOURCES  – PARKS AND TRAILS


NOTE: Some of these areas allow hunting


NORTH METRO DETROIT


1. PONTIAC LAKE RECREATION AREA
– 11 miles | Full Facilities
HOME | MTB PROJECT | SINGLE TRACKS | TRAIL FORK + MAP
2. OAKLAND COUNTY – ADDISON OAKS
– 7 miles | Full Facilities
HOME | MTB PROJECT | SINGLE TRACKS | TRAIL FORK + MAP
3. ROCHESTER HILLS – STONY CREEK METROPARK
– 10 Miles | Full Facilities
HOME | MTB PROJECT | SINGLE TRACKS | TRAIL FORKS + MAP
4. ROCHESTER HILLS – BLOOMER PARK
– 7 Miles | | Full Facilities
– HOME | MTB PROJECT | SINGLE TRACKS | TRAIL FOR + MAP


WEST METRO DETROIT


1. HIGHLAND RECREATION AREA
– 16 miles | Full Facilities | MCMBA
– HOME | MTB PROJECT | SINGLE TRACKS | TRAIL FORKS + MAP
2. NOVI – LAKESHORE PARK TREE FARM

– 11 miles| Full Facilities | MCMBA
HOME | MTB PROJECT | SINGLE TRACKS | TRAIL FORKS + MAP


ANN ARBOR – BRIGHTON – CHELSEA AREA


1. CHELSEA – DTE ENERGY FOUNDATION
– 10 Miles expanding to 20+ | Restrooms; Water
– HOME | MTB PROJECT | SINGLE TRACKS | TRAIL FORK + MAP
2. PINCKNEY RECREATION AREA – POTAWATOMI TRAIL  & CROOKED LAKE LOOP
24 miles one direction
– HOME | MTB PROJECT | SINGLE TRACKS | TRAIL FORK + MAP
3. BRIGHTON – RECREATION TRAIL SYSTEM
– 15 miles | Full Facilities
– HOME | MTB PROJECT | SINGLE TRACKS | TRAIL FORK + MAP
4. BRIGHTON ISLAND – LAKE RECREATION AREA
– 13 miles| Full Facilities | MCMBA |
– HOME | MTB PROJECT | SINGLE TRACKS | TRAIL FORKS + MAP


VERMONT


KINGDOM TRAILS – EAST BURKE
– $15 day pass
HOME | SINGLE TRACKS
→ DARLING HILL – TRAIL FORKS + MAP
→ EAST BURKE – TRAIL FORKS + MAP
→ EAST BURKE VILLAGE – TRAIL FORKS + MAP
→ BURKE MTB PARK – TRAIL FORKS + MAP


 

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