TBN offers multi-day trips for cycling, cross-country skiing, camping, and hiking - so join us for fun, social and athletic trips full of fresh air with your TBN friends.
For the 2018 season, TBN is planning the following overnight trips.
Kentucky Cycling Vacation 2018 - May 19 - May 28, 2018
Dinsmore and Marie will be leading a third cycling vacation to Kentucky. Join them for 8 days of scenic cycling in the rolling hills of Kentucky, 3 days with the Blue Grass Cycling Club for their annual cycling event. There will be carpooling to the start in Lexington Kentucky. The cost is $799 for members and $850 for non-members, which includes van support and accommodations are double occupancy. There is a limit of 12 participants. Registration starts February 18, 2018 for members and March 4 for non-members. For more information, go to the registration page.
Toronto-Niagara-Toronto Overnight, June 16-17, 2018
Once again, challenge yourselves with the 2-day ride from Toronto or Stony Creek to Niagara Falls with an overnight in Niagara Falls and ride back the next day. This event is in its 24th year and features an exhilarating ride along the Niagara Parkway and the return route through picturesque Niagara-on-the-Lake. Trip prices for members are $150/person, single occupancy, $90/person for double/triple/quad occupancy. Registration starts March 1, 2018 for members and March 18, 2018 for non-members. Registration starts March 1, 2018 for members and March 18, 2018 for non-members. More details to come.
GO to GO Bike Tour, Halton Hills-Stratford-Burlington, June 21-24, 2018
No car? No problem! You can join this 4-day bike tour without needing to drive or car pool. Start the tour by taking the GO train with your bike to Mount Pleasant Station, Brampton, where you leave your luggage with the support vehicle. The tour takes you through scenic Halton Hills, pass Amish Farm lands, an overnight in Stratford, a ride along the Grand River and through the Escarpment. End the trip at Aldershot GO station and train back to Toronto. For members, registration starts March 1, 2018, register by April 30 for the early bird price of $425/person double occupancy, after $445/person double occ, add $320 for single occupancy. For non-members, registration starts March 18, for an additional fee of $60/person. Trip details to come.
Midland History Bike Tour, July 20 – 24, 2018
Take a ride into history. This relaxed 4-day tour starts with a Friday overnight at Georgian College in Barrie, next day ride to Midland to explore Ontario’s 1st European settlement and First Nations heritage at Christian Island. Next, ride the Georgian Bay shoreline and visit a lighthouse and marine museum at Port McNicholl. The tour continues on through Orillia along bike paths or roads, and returns to Barrie. This trip includes a support vehicle and has GO train options. For members, registration starts March 1, 2018, register by May 15 for the early bird price of $455/person double occupancy, after $475/person double occ, add $335 for single occupancy. For non-members, registration starts March 18, for an additional fee of $60/person.
Quebec’s Eastern Townships and Vermont, Sept 15 – 21, 2018
TBN is offering members another 6-day Quebec bike tour starting in the Eastern Townships with the added bonus of 3 days in bike-friendly Vermont. Organized by Velo Quebec, this tour is for the cyclist who wants everything taken care of, with a support vehicle to carry your luggage, an experienced guide trained in first aid and bike mechanics, and well-designed and tested routes. The trip package includes 6 breakfasts, one 3-course dinner and comfortable 2-3 star hotels/motels. The trip price is $1510/person double occupancy if 10-14 persons register and $1425/person if 15-20 persons register. For more details go to Registration page. Registration, starts February 18, 2018 for everyone.
Note: You must be registered to take part in these trips. They are not designed for day participants. For more information, and to register, click on the link to the right.
If you'd like to organize a trip, or get on the trips planning committee, please contact Jeannie Lee at firstname.lastname@example.org. - even better! Your feedback and discussion on existing trips and new trips are vital to the program.
Cancellation Policy for Overnight Trips
Since trips are planned around a minimum number of participants, and TBN must book and pay for rooms in advance, there can be no automatic refund for people who cancel.If TBN cancels the trip, you are entitled to a full refund. If you need to cancel your registration, and there is a person of the same sex on the waiting list, you will receive a refund minus an administrative fee of 10%. Otherwise, it is up to you to sell your spot to someone who can occupy the room