Cross Country GO 2 GO Tour Summary:
Thursday to Sunday, 21st to 24th June 2018
This is a 4 day 3 night supported cycle tour (see below for included details). Riders will start about noon on Thursday from the Mount Pleasant GO station just west of Brampton. It's intended that people will arrive by public transit. There is no overnight vehicle parking.
Riders will cycle to Guelph for an overnight stay at the Holiday Inn. Friday, riders will cycle west through Waterloo and end the day at the Festival Inn, Stratford. Saturday, riders will continue on through Woodstock to end the day at the Best Western, Brantford. Sunday, riders will continue on, ending their tour at the Aldershot GO station with ample time to catch the GO train back to Toronto.
There is no overnight parking at GO stations. Using the Kitchener line the last GO train to Mount Pleasant arrives at 11:42 a.m.
Ride Level and Geography Expectations:
This tour is geared to riders who fall within the TBN Tourist class conditioning and experience level. Tourist Class distance ranges from 50 – 100 km, a riding pace of 18 – 26 km/h and capable of operating on terrain with some hills. People used to the TBN Wednesday Wheelie or Country Cruise rides should have no difficulty with the challenges of this tour.
Riders on this tour should be capable of maintaining a minimum average pace of 18 - 20 km/h for 4 hours of riding. You should know how to change or repair a flat tire and carry with you the tools and equipment necessary to do so.
There is a screened gravel rail trail option for Day 4.
- 3 night's accommodations based on double occupancy
- 3 breakfasts, 2 dinners,
- station to station luggage transfer
- support/rescue vehicle
- registration welcome package with hard copy route plan
- downloadable RWGPS electronic route plan
- daily lunches, Thursday night dinner
- GO train/bus fares
- admission fees to local attractions
Registration is based on double occupancy. Registrants will be matched with a same gender roommate. Registrants should indicate if they wish a preferred roommate.
Guelph, Stratford and Brantford Hotels will be separate rooms with 2 Queen or 2 Double Beds.
Stratford Group dinner select entree >>Roast Beef / Chicken Breast / Fillet of Sole or Vegetarian
TBN Members prior to 30 April $425
TBN Members after 01 May $450
Single Supplement add $320
Non Member Surcharge add $60
Cancellation: No refund unless spot can be resold. If spot is resold 10% of registration will be withheld.
Minimum 14 required or event may be cancelled.