Join us on for this inaugural weekend trip exploring the scenic western section of the G2G rail trail. You must join the club to participate in this weekend. On Friday and Saturday nights we will be staying in the Blyth Campground. On Saturday, we will cycle east to Millbank to enjoy a delicious lunch at the famous Anna Mae's Restaurant and then return to the campgrounds. Saturday evening, we invite you to join the group at Cow Bell Brewery for après-cycling in their beer garden and then dinner. If it is culture you crave, there is even an opportunity to see a live theatre show on Saturday night. On Sunday, we will head west to the trail terminus in beautiful Goderich, home to the salt mines, many fine historical builtings and a famous local fish and chips shop right on the scenic shores of Lake Huron. After lunch we return to the campground to wrap up the weekend.Don’t miss out on this fabulous opportunity to cycle quiet trails and rustic backroads while bonding with your cycling peeps. Price Per Tent is $45 for the two nights of camping ($20 per night plus Paypal fee). Campsites have electricity and showers are available.Price Per RV or Camper is $75 for the two nights of camping ($35 per night plus Paypal fee)
Are there other accommodations besides camping?
Yes, if you want to arrange alternative accommodations and just join us for the riding, please let us know. However, be aware that there is limited accommodation in Blyth and most of it has been reserved by theatre patrons.
Can we cycle to Blyth from Guelph ?
Yes, if you want to ride and meet us in Blyth, please do. However, you are responsible for bringing your own gear and securing parking near your starting point. This trip is centrally located in Blyth.
Are meals included?
No. We recommend the Cowbell Brewery for dinner Saturday night and will be securing a group reservation. For breakfast, there are a few options in town including a Tim Hortons.What are the facilities?The campground is part of the Community Centre. We will be using the showers and toilets in the community centre.
What type of bicycle should I bring?
The trails are flat, crushed gravel. The recommended bicycle is gravel, hybrid or mountain bicycle. Although, we know many of you ride the rail trails on your road bicycles.
What is Anna Maes?
Anna Mae’s Restaurant is a famous quaint diner steeped in the Mennonite traditions. It was featured on "You Gotta to Eat Here" on the Food Network. It’s known for its broasted chicken dinners and it’s homemade pies and baked goods.
What show is playing at the Blyth Theatre?
The Blyth Theatre has the "Drawer Boy" playing in their open-air theatre. Tickets for this show go on sale April 1 and can be purchased directly from the Blyth Theatre.