Cycling tour of Quebec’s Gaspé Peninsula

Gaspe bicycle tour

Tour Overview In the summer of 2017 my wife Deb and I toured 340 miles of Quebec's  Gaspé Peninsula with our friend Michael and his wife Ruth, who drove and carried our gear. Over the course of 6 days of riding we had almost 10,000 ft. of elevation gain.  We rode from west to East … Continue reading Cycling tour of Quebec’s Gaspé Peninsula

Western New England Greenway

The Western New England Greenway is part of U.S. BICYCLE ROUTE 7 that connects New York to Montreal. The corridor largely follows near U.S. ROUTE 7 through the very western portions of CT, MA AND VT. It links with the EAST COAST GREENWAY at the Merritt Parkway near Norwalk, CT. at the Southern terminus, and with QUEBEC’S ROUTE VERTE at … Continue reading Western New England Greenway

Gran Fondo Mont-Tremblant: May 27, 2017

Mt. Tremblant bicycle ride

Divided into several groups by their average speed, Gran Fondo Mont-Tremblant offers four distances in a non-competitive environment. The Super Fondo 160 km takes riders through terrain with an elevation of over 1,600 metres. The last section includes some tough uphill stretches followed by long descents. Route at RideWithGPS View and print cue sheet View and print map … Continue reading Gran Fondo Mont-Tremblant: May 27, 2017

Designated Cycling Routes in the Eastern Townships of Quebec

Cycling Quebec

Val-Saint-François   Réseau cyclable La Cantonnière (57 km) Mégantic area: Circuits région Mégantic  (25 km or 58 km) Pistes cyclables région Mégantic (131 km) Des Sources Réseau cyclable des sources (76 km) Granby region Estriade et son réseau (97 km) Circuit Granby-Orford-Granby (123km) Brome-Missisquoi Circuit Bromont-Cowansville-Bromont  (44 km) Piste cyclable Bromont-Sutton-États-Unis (40 km) Circuits Route des … Continue reading Designated Cycling Routes in the Eastern Townships of Quebec

Portneuf-Saguenay-Lac Saint-Jean velo camping tour

In July, 2007, we spent 9 days on a bicycle camping trip that took us along the Saguenay River, the only fjord on the North American Continent, all the way to Lac St-Jean, the last major outpost of civilization north of Quebec City. Throughout most of the trip, we were able to follow la Route Verte, … Continue reading Portneuf-Saguenay-Lac Saint-Jean velo camping tour

Granfondo Mont-Tremblant

Gran Fondo Mont-Tremblant

Gran Fondo Mont-Tremblant is held in the region of Mont-Tremblant, which has become a major destination for recreational cycling. GRANFONDO MONT-TREMBLANT at RideWithGPS View Cue Sheet from Browser Print Map from Browser GPX file TCX Course

The MOOSA tour, Maine, New Hampshire and Quebec

Moosa bicycle ride

The MOOSA tour, "Maine's Original Outstanding Superadventure" was  a Maine-NH-Quebec cycling tour offered in 2009 and 2011. Click on the maps to view each day and download files at RideWithGPS. Read a personal description of the tour at Messages from the Pale Blue Dot.