Manitoulin  Island                   Cycle TOUR Adventure

Alvar Cycle Tour  

5 day fun riding, 4 nights lakeside stay

4 available adventure dates in 2019:

 June 17-21 & 24-28 and September  2-6 & 9-13

Manitoulin Island is so quiet you can hear the wings of passing birds. Cyclists across North America have come to love our often silent, serenely beautiful country roads. Everything moves at such a leisurely pace on Manitoulin that locals call it "Island Time". With 100 inland lakes and over 800 kilometres of cycling routes, come see for yourself why Manitoulin is one of the best loved cycling destinations in Ontario. If you're planning a cycle tour adventure, there's no better place than Manitoulin. We've got fascinating marine and geological history, natural alvars, art galleries including lots of great First Nations art, one-of-a-kind Mom and Pop shops, plentiful locally produced food and drink, and much more.


Manitoulin Island Cycle Adventure (298 km, 55 –70 km per day)

June 17-21 & 24-28 Ride starts Monday early ferry leaving Tobermory at 7am, departing Friday 1:30pm
September 2-6 Ride starts Monday early ferry leaving Tobermory at 7am, departing Friday 1:30pm
September 9-13 Ride starts Monday early ferry leaving Tobermory at 8:50am, departing Friday 11:10 or 3:50pm as clients wish.


Day 1, 58 km: South Baymouth Ferry Dock, Kicking Mule Ranch support stop, Visit the Old ferry and lighthouse in Manitowaning, arrive at lakeside Lodge overnight stay.

Day 2, 60 km: You will visit a Soap factory, an Alpaca Farm, see the old Batmans Mill in Sheguindah, and rolling along pastoral countryside roads will bring you to Mindemoya’s lake side cottages.

Day 3, 67 km: We will visit Ojibwe Pow Wow grounds and indigenous museum, Bridal Veil Falls, taste local chocolate, see the sculpture trail and experience the splendid view of the North Channel.

Day 4, 57 km: Hear details about Alvars, stories at the war memorials, visiting two beautiful Galleries, walk on the sand beach and boardwalk in Providence Bay return to your cottage.

Day 5, 56 km: See sculpture and carvings, visit the Fisheries. return to the Ferry dock.




$1,050 + HST = $1,186.50 (double occupancy)

$1,265 + HST = $1,429.45 (single occupancy, space limited)



  • 5 days, 4 nights stay in Lakeside Lodge & Cottages for 4, (Double occupancy) shared bath
  • 4 breakfasts, 4 lunches, 4 dinners (Alcohol excluded), 5 road side snacks
  • Luggage shuttle
  • Pick-up, if you experience mechanical failure
  • Manitoulin lsland & La Cloche Mountains Cycling Routes & Road Map
  • Museum Fees
  • Ferry Passage for you & your bicycle to and from Manitoulin Island. (Automobile excluded)
  • Free Parking in Tobermory or South Baymouth (for our guests arriving by automobile)
  • 10% meal gratuity

Schedule: Welcome at the South Baymouth ferry terminal. We shuttle your well-marked luggage to your accommodations. Provide you with a daily itinerary, a Manitoulin Island Cycling route and Road map and make sure you get to where you need to be (please be sure to bring at least one inner-tube and a tire with you that fits your bicycle). Your luggage will be at the Ferry terminal in South Baymouth for your departure. 


Experience Level: Manitoulin has gentle hills and not too much elevation on most routes chosen for these particular packages. Feeling comfortable with on road riding is needed.  

Bike rentals available at: in Toronto


Payment & Cancellation Policy: 50% minimum deposit required. Final payment deadline is 35 days before your cycling holiday begins. $125 is non-refundable in the event of cancellation before the final payment deadline. No refunds after the final payment deadline.


Make Cheques payable to: “OK Cycle and Adventure Tours lnc. in Trust”


Electronic banking available: 3.5% surcharge for Visa and MC and AMEX payments*. Receipt will be acknowledged by email.*please email to request credit card form.


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