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Freewheeling Adventures

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Since 1987 Freewheeling Adventures has been running cycling tours in Canada, Europe, South America and Iceland. For an extraordinary active holiday experience, you can choose from bicycle tours, walking tours, sea-kayak paddling trips, or multisport...more
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2118 Highway 329, Hubbards, Nova Scotia B0J 1T0, Canada
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Reviewed 18 August 2018

Context: We have taken 4 sponsored bike trips previously, and this one was by far our least favorite. In fairness, much of it was excellent, but the parts that weren't are so important (safety) that we know we won't be dealing with Freewheeling again. Further...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Freewheeling A, Manager at Freewheeling Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 20 August 2018

Thank you for taking the time to communicate. There are some good, kind, and constructive comments, and we will enhance our communication about the possible dangers as a result of your impressions - thank you. Our driver is instructed to be available to help you...More

Reviewed 30 July 2018

We spent a week in July riding the Confederation Trail from tip to tip (Northwest Lighthouse to Northeast Lighthouse). From the moment we began to plan this trip, the staff (Wilma) was very helpful and accommodating. Our guides, Steve and Hailey, we extremely knowledgeable about...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Freewheeling A, Manager at Freewheeling Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 30 July 2018

Thank you, Kathy and Mark. We and our guides love to hear that you enjoyed yourselves so much!

Reviewed 22 July 2018

Last month I did a cycling trip to Iceland and It was awesome! I would highly recommend freewheeling adventures. Our guides were informative, helpful and friendly! Special mention to Hugh who kept us well fed and our picnic lunches each day were a treat. Our...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank walter s
Freewheeling A, Manager at Freewheeling Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2018

Thank you for your kind review. We agree that it's an awesome trip! We're working on another itinerary in the Westfjords, and hope you can return for that one too.

Reviewed 11 July 2018

This review is for Nova Scotia South Shore & Fundy Bike Tour I have written a review of just day 1 and the conclusions but sent the review of the whole trip and other days to Freewheel. Background My wife and I have been on...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Freewheeling A, General Manager at Freewheeling Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 13 July 2018

Thank you for taking time to review your experience with Freewheeling Adventures. We are glad you recognized the excellent picnic lunches and dinners, and that you had a good time. We understand your frustration about the pickup being late. We strive to pick up everyone...More

Reviewed 9 July 2017

Did the West Tip to East Tip Bike Escorted Bike Tour in early July 2017. Bonus was not a drop of rain for the entire 6 days just plenty of sun and SPF. Guides are dedicated, enlightening and accommodating. They make sure we are having...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 6 February 2017

When Nova Scotians say "a few hills" they actually mean lots of hills with a few that are especially challenging. But the effort was worth it. The guides were very familiar with both the terrain and surrounding sites worth visiting, and their morning briefings gave...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Drew N
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

Hiked Cape Breton Island for 7 days with 14 people of varying abilities. They made it work to everyone's delight! The food was excellent as well as the accommodations. At lunch break on a longer hike they pulled out hot coffee and tea served in...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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Freewheeling A, Owner at Freewheeling Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2016

Thank you for recognizing the talent of our guides in keeping the group happy in spite of varying abilities. That probably speaks to the general generosity of the group, too - a true adventure partnership we all appreciate as we try to make the experience...More

Reviewed 13 October 2016

5 years ago we did one of freewheeling Italy guided bike tours thru Italy. There happened to be only 4 in our group and it was amazing. Beyond expectations so when freewheeling e mailed us about our future travels my husband mentioned that we were...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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Freewheeling A, Owner at Freewheeling Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2016

Thank you for your review, and for recognizing the quality of your guide, lodging, and cuisine again. We prefer to include two guides on all Freewheeling adventures, but with small private groups such as yours it is normally not viable without adjusted cost. At the...More

Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

We joined Freewheeling for a guided cycling trip around the Cabot trail, plus some sea kayaking and bike rental in our second week, with our 12yr old boys. We could not have been looked after any better. From our initial contact, to advice on what...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Jonathan W
Freewheeling A, Owner at Freewheeling Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 5 August 2016

Thank you for your very kind review. Our inspiration grows when we know how much our efforts are appreciated.

Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

So far so great! 2days into a 6 day guided tour of Fundy Shores. Lovin' it!! Rode 58 km today around the scenic Aspotogan Peninsula. Included a picnic lunch laid out for us by Katie and Rochelle.

Date of experience: August 2016
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