Barrie Midland History Loop Tour is a 4 day 4 night tour starting with a Friday overnight at Georgian College in Barrie. On Saturday, riders will travel north to Midland for a two night stay. On Sunday riders will have the option of a day ride to visit the historic Christian Island Lighthouse or remain in town to explore local cycle paths and attractions such as the Huronia Museum, Martyr's Shrine or Saint Marie among the Hurons. The day will end with a Group Dinner. Monday, riders will travel south to Orillia for an overnight. Tuesday riders will complete the loop arriving back in Barrie around noon leaving lots of time for the trip back home.
Ride Level Expectations:
This tour is geared to riders who operate at a minimum of the TBN Advanced Urban Roller class, conditioning and experience level. Riders on this tour should be capable of maintaining a minimum average pace of 15 - 20 km/h for 4 hours of riding.
There are a number of upgrades especially near the end of day 3 but if you can master the hills in High Park you should have no difficulties on this tour.
You should know how to change or repair a flat tire and carry with you the tools and equipment necessary to do so.
Caution: Although you will be free to ride at your own pace, if you are not capable of, or have the endurance to ride at least 75 km or 4 hours in a day, you may wish to avoid this tour.
- 4 night's accommodations based on double occupancy
- 3 breakfasts, 1 group dinner,
- ferry ride to Christian Island
- station to station luggage transfer
- support/rescue vehicle
- registration welcome package with hard copy route plan
- downloadable RWGPS electronic route plan
- 4 day vehicle parking pass at Georgian College
- all lunches, Saturday and Monday dinners
- GO Transit fares
- admission to local attractions
Registration is based on double occupancy. Registrants will be matched with a same gender roommate. Registrants should indicate a preferred roommate.
Georgian College 2 bedroom suites each with a private room with a double bed and a shared bathroom. Suite includes a kitchenette with fridge, microwave and small dining area.
Midland and Orillia Hotels will be separate rooms with 2 Queen Beds.
TBN Members prior to 03 June $455
TBN Members after 03 June $475
Single Supplement add $335
Non Member Surcharge add $60
Georgian College 4 day parking pass add $20
Cancellation: No refund unless spot can be resold. If spot is resold 10% of registration will be withheld.
Minimum of 14 required or event may be cancelled