https://ridewithgps.com/routes/22537225 this the link for the map.
This route was used last year and some like it because it takes in the culture of the area, we will take the GO Niagara Excursion train all the way to Niagara Falls VIA/ Go station. The train arrives at 11 30 am, and probably have lunch at 1 pm. Its about 20 km. You can bring a lunch or purchase lunch at Walkers market along the Niagara Parkway where we will stop for lunch. We will visit a chocolate factory, ride down country roads past wineries and vineyards. We will try to visit a winery to see what they do
We will ride the Waterfront trail to St Catharines, Port Dalhousie, and then to Frescos for dinner, the St Catharines VIA station is less than 2 km. Departure is at 7 45 pm.
Fares for the Go train, is for example from St Catharines to Union is $17.35 and $ 8.70 however if you use Presto, you can tap at the respective stations and don't need to stand in line to buy a ticket. The route trip for adults is $38.00 and $ 19 for Seniors. aged 65 or older.
We will ride as a group and re group while the ride takes place. You can print a map from the club account in ridewithgps. The map above is a guide of where we are going and the trip is social one. Below is the go bike coach.
Niagara Express leaves Union station at 9 am, and arrives Niagara Falls Via station at 11 30 am,
If you are taking an westbound train to meet the Niagara Express at Union, it arrives at Union at 8 40 am. Terry is getting on at Oakville station, he will meet you on the train or at the Niagara Via station. See you there
Pick up points: Union Station 9 am
Exhibition 9:06 am
Port Credit 9:18 am
Oakville 9:29 am
Burlington 9:40 am
Try to be at the station 15 minutes before the train arrives.
Limit: 20, Space is limited
Level: Advanced Leisure wheeler to Urban Roller or higher.
Urban Roller regroups, and we will ride as a group and non members sign a waiver.
No uphills, but wind maybe a factor. and also have a jacket in case it rains.
Register: by Friday July 6 , 2018
Bicycles carried at no additional expense in dedicated bike rack cars and vestibules, please bring a lock.
Non members will pay $ 5.00 as per club policy.