5 days, 319 kilometers - 57 to 69 kilometers per day.
Average 64 kilometers (40 miles) per day
Optional 6th day bicycling on Chrysler Greenway Trail or Pelee Island travelling by ferry from Leamington or Kingsville
Flat topography, easy. Loop route.
Beaches, bird watching, historic, waterfront, wineries
Includes Windsor, Tilbury, Chatham, Blenheim, Wheatley, Point Pelee National Park and Leamington/Kingsville
Route is close to the shore of the Detroit River, Lake St. Clair, the Thames River and Lake Erie.
Enjoy the unique climate of the most southerly part of Canada with vineyards, wineries, greenhouses and wonderful Point Pelee National Park. This area is recommended for fall or spring tours since it is frost free for one month longer than the rest of southern Ontario.
Enjoy scenic countryside.
Learn about the history of this area by visiting the restored North Buxton National Historic Site and Museum and
the settlements of black slaves who escaped from the United States. Stop to visit the 1850 John Park homestead on the lake at Colchester and Fort Malden on the river in historic Amherstburg.
This area is home to one of Ontario’s oldest wineries, the Pelee Island Winery in Kingsville, as well as a growing number of new ones close to Lake Erie. This unique natural area produces an abundance of fresh fruit and vegetables from the fields and acres of greenhouses.
Explore the boardwalk, nature trails and beaches of Point Pelee National Park with a tree canopied paved roads to the tip. and bike along quiet lakefront roads.