The Townships is cycling country, criss-crossed by marked trails and interesting circuits – from easy to challenging. The « Bienvenue cyclistes! » logo indicates a network of accommodations that welcome you and your bike, allowing you to lock it up it safely at night.
Pedal power in the Townships...
Whether you are an adept cycling enthusiast or a more contemplative one, the region will be sure to satisfy the cyclist in you. We have valleys and mountains…it’s all a question of calves. The Tops 6 cycling trails, Cycling trails, marked and unmarked routes, mountain biking, there’s no lack of choice. The only danger is that you may at times have trouble keeping your eyes on the road, what with your gaze being drawn to the fabulous landscapes around you.
The Eastern Townships region offers a paper bike map and several turnkey bike trips that include meals and accommodation. It’s perfect to organize your own cycling travel. Are you looking for a bike ride but would prefer a lift back to your B&B, inn or car? Taxi-Vélo-Rando is available to pick you up on the road or bike path, 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
Feel free to take the time to stop and taste the delicious products offered by the Créateurs de Saveurs of the region! For a friendly experience with a local touch, stop in a Café de Village, the heart of picturesque villages in the Eastern Townships!
Several other discoveries blend well with biking, such as the local products, the natural heritage of the Townships Trail, the Wine Route vineyards, the art circuits or art gallery tours, and more. Combine your own discovery for an exceptional cycling trip.
Between the back of the knee and the ankle, the calf is just waiting to build muscles ... or to breathe the fresh air of the Townships.
The Tops 6 cycling trails
Explore six routes over 350 kilometres of cycling trails and roads. From mountainous to family-friendly excursions, from gastronomic to urbane experiences, and including the breathtaking scenery of the Megantic region, there’s something for everyone. Get your copy of the new official cycling map.
Upload cycling unmarked circuits and cycling trails (PDF)
Upload cycling unmarked circuits and cycling trails (PDF) and discover parking near of Cycling trails, Bike rental shops, etc.
Discover the many packages and promotions available in the Eastern Townships.
Official cycling map
Order our 2015-2017 cycling map.