Tours in Canada

From the towering Rockies in the West to the northern tip of the Appalachians along the Gulf of St. Lawrence, our neighbors to the north provide an incredible landscape for your next adventure. Whether you pedal through the heartland of French Canada in Québec or ride the backroads of the Great Divide or the Selkirk Loop, the “True North strong and free” offers sublime cycling — with a side of poutine. What’re you waiting for? Mount(ie) up and head north of the border!

 

2019 Eastern Canada Adventure
2019 Eastern Canada Adventure
Jun 09, 2019 - Jun 23, 2019

Self Contained. Our tour of Eastern Canada takes you from the heartland of French Canada to the mountainous seacoast of the Gaspé Peninsula, at the northern end of the Appalachian Mountains. We’ll pitch our tents in municipal, provincial, and national park campgrounds, and sample fresh seafood and locally raised fare.

2019 Great Parks North
2019 Great Parks North
Jun 22, 2019 - Jul 11, 2019

Self-Contained. Join us for Adventure Cycling’s Great Parks North Route. This tour will follow the Rocky Mountains from Missoula, Montana, to Jasper, Alberta, exploring some the most spectacular national parks the U.S. and Canada has to offer. Great Parks North will highlight Glacier NP, Waterton NP, Banff NP, and Jasper NP, and jaw-dropping scenery will not be lacking on this once-in-a-lifetime adventure.

2019 Great Divide Canada I
2019 Great Divide Canada I
Jul 06, 2019 - Jul 16, 2019

Self Contained. The world’s longest mountain bike route turned 20 last year — and you can join the party. Ride the Great Divide’s spectacular Canadian section and see why Outside magazine called it one of “The Best Backcountry Adventure Trips in America.”

2019 Selkirk Splendor
2019 Selkirk Splendor
Jul 07, 2019 - Jul 17, 2019

Self Contained. Pack your passports for this international tour through some of the finest cycling terrain that the U.S. and Canada have to offer along “The West’s Best Scenic Drive.”

2019 Great Divide Canada II
2019 Great Divide Canada II
Jul 10, 2019 - Jul 20, 2019

Self Contained. The world’s longest mountain bike route turns 20 this year — and you can join the party. Ride the Great Divide’s spectacular Canadian section and see why Outside magazine called it one of “The Best Backcountry Adventure Trips in America.”

2019 Cabot Trail Nova Scotia
2019 Cabot Trail Nova Scotia
Aug 03, 2019 - Aug 10, 2019

Self Contained. This self-contained adventure will take you to the far reaches of Nova Scotia. The rocky highlands up against the Gulf of St. Lawrence will be the highlight as you circumnavigate the island of Cape Breton.

2019 Glacier Waterton - Inn to Inn
2019 Glacier Waterton
Aug 17, 2019 - Aug 26, 2019

Inn to Inn. Going-to-the-Sun Road was conceived as a way to permit visitors a glimpse of Glacier National Park’s mountainous interior without the need to travel by foot or horseback. Completed in 1932 after 11 years of work, this engineering and scenic marvel accounts for only one day of our spectacular Glacier-Waterton Loop!

2019 Nova Scotia Countryside - Inn to Inn
2019 Nova Scotia Countryside
Sep 07, 2019 - Sep 16, 2019

Inn to Inn. This inn-to-inn trip will explore northwest Nova Scotia’s countryside and skirt the Bay of Fundy. Beautiful landscapes and quiet roads make for great riding, and charming small towns will be a relaxing respite after each day in the saddle.

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2019 C&O Canal/GAP - Spring
2019 C&O Canal/GAP - Spring

Self Contained. This spring, you won’t need to worry about traffic as you ride your hybrid or mountain bike some 330 miles on hard-packed, gently graded gravel and dirt trails from the heart of the nation’s capital north to Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.

2019 Great Divide Canada I
2019 Great Divide Canada I

Self Contained. The world’s longest mountain bike route turned 20 last year — and you can join the party. Ride the Great Divide’s spectacular Canadian section and see why Outside magazine called it one of “The Best Backcountry Adventure Trips in America.”

2019 Cycle Montana - Missoula
2019 Cycle Montana - Missoula

Fully Supported. Beginning in Adventure Cycling’s hometown of Missoula, we’ll cross the Continental Divide more than once as we ride along many of the rivers that run through Western Montana and visit small towns, soak in few hot springs, and take in massive views under the Big Sky!