Events Calendar

C7-Ormstown, QC

Ormstown, QC Saturday 9 July 2022 Great cycling along quiet roads by the Châteauguay River with scenic views of the Adirondacks. Trip lengths of 48, 52, 61, 69, 79, 105 and 131 km. Note that cyclists must have an up-to-date membership, sign up in advance of a trip, and be fully vaccinated. Check page RA Member Login Explained to learn how to create a new RA member account, log into your existing account, and/or purchase or renew a membership. Visit our Wiki (Cycling) to register for this week’s ride, download maps, and get weather-related updates. The signup sheet will be...

H2-Mont Ouareau & Mont Kaaïkop, QC

Parc Mont Ouareau & Mont Kaaïkop, QC Saturday 9 July 2022 Beautiful hikes in the Lanaudière region with scenic views from Mt Ouareau and Mt Kaaikop as well as Lac Legault. Visit Refuge Paul Perreault, named after an honorary member of RA. Hikes of 6, 14 and 17 km with verticals of 335, 394 and 579 meters respectively. Levels: 1 - 4 Trip leader: Paul Stephenson buy now

C8-Oka, QC

Oka, QC Saturday 16 July 2022 Great cycling for all levels with splendid scenery. One of our most popular trips, not to be missed. Trips of varying lengths from 45, 53, 61, 80, 87 and 120 km. Note that cyclists must have an up-to-date membership, sign up in advance of a trip, and be fully vaccinated. Check page RA Member Login Explained to learn how to create a new RA member account, log into your existing account, and/or purchase or renew a membership. Visit our Wiki (Cycling) to register for this week’s ride, download maps, and get weather-related updates. The...

C9-Pointe-des-Cascades, QC

Pointe-des-Cascades, QC Saturday 23 July 2022 New destination for the club. The terrain is predominantly flat, with the routes following the Soulanges Canal, the Delisle River and the St-Lawrence River. Along the Delisle River the routes go through farmland. Trip lengths of 62, 73, 92 and 115 km. Note that cyclists must have an up-to-date membership, sign up in advance of a trip, and be fully vaccinated. Check page RA Member Login Explained to learn how to create a new RA member account, log into your existing account, and/or purchase or renew a membership. Visit our Wiki (Cycling) to register...

H3-Rivière Swaggin, QC

Rivière Swaggin, QC Saturday 23 July 2022 This section of the Sentier National continues east from the popular Les Contreforts trail and, for at least one kilometer, follows the cascading Rivière Swaggin. Picturesque, with great views and lunch spots. Levels: 1 - 4 Trip leader: Mariana Kelemen buy now

C10-Berthierville, QC

Berthierville, QC Saturday 30 July 2022 The historic village of Berthierville offers a nice waterfront and 4 pleasant cycling routes through rich farming country. Trip lengths of 49, 58, 73 and 77 km. Cyclists from the South Shore may want to leave their car at the Sorel ferry terminal, take the ferry with their bikes and cycle to the starting point (5.6 km one way). Note that cyclists must have an up-to-date membership, sign up in advance of a trip, and be fully vaccinated. Check page RA Member Login Explained to learn how to create a new RA member account,...

C11-St-Roch-de-l’Achigan, QC

St-Roch-de-l’Achigan, QC Saturday 6 August 2022 Beautiful terrain in a rural area northeast of Montreal. Rides mostly flat with some rolling hills. Terrific pub stop on the way home in l’Assomption. Trip lengths of 58, 62, 77 and 106 km. Note that cyclists must have an up-to-date membership, sign up in advance of a trip, and be fully vaccinated. Check page RA Member Login Explained to learn how to create a new RA member account, log into your existing account, and/or purchase or renew a membership. Visit our Wiki (Cycling) to register for this week’s ride, download maps, and get...

H4-Cap 360 & Mont Gorille, QC

Cap 360 & Mont Gorille, QC Saturday 6 August 2022 Hike this section of the Sentier National, admiring the Quebec forest and profiting from the super views atop Cap 360. At the end of the hike, watch the cyclists breeze by on the P’tit Train du Nord as you enjoy a beer or coffee, or walk down to the Rivière Rouge and soak your toes. Levels: 1 - 4 Trip leader: Adla Bassit buy now

WK-Cycling Weekend – Saint-Marc-des-Carrières, QC

Cycling Weekend Saint-Marc-des-Carrières, QC Friday 12 to Sunday 14 August, 2022 We are returning for two nights (Friday and Saturday) to a popular region not visited in many years. We will stay in Saint-Marc-des-Carrières, and have adapted the routes from previous trips to nearby Saint-Casimir. Beautiful routes on quiet country roads that meander through picturesque villages and along the river. Some routes use part of the Chemin du Roy, Quebec’s oldest road. Route lengths range from 32 to 126 km. For more information on ride elevations and distances, click here. Accommodation: Comfortable air-conditioned rooms where you can safely store your...

C12-Vankleek Hill, ON

Vankleek Hill, ON Saturday 20 August 2022 Nice, quiet flat roads and some rolling hills, starting in Vankleek Hill, the “Gingerbread Capital of Ontario”. Possible beach and/or picnic stop at Voyageur Park on one of the rides. Trip lengths of 60, 63, 70, 84 and 100 km. Note that cyclists must have an up-to-date membership, sign up in advance of a trip, and be fully vaccinated. Check page RA Member Login Explained to learn how to create a new RA member account, log into your existing account, and/or purchase or renew a membership. Visit our Wiki (Cycling) to register for...

H5-Parc National de La Mauricie, QC

Parc National de La Mauricie, QC Saturday 20 August 2022 An undulating plateau in the Precambrian Shield, dotted with scenic hills, 150 lakes and waterfalls and bounded on the east by the majestic Rivière St-Maurice. Levels: 1 - 5 Trip leader: Katherine Peacocke buy now

C13-St-Chrysostome, QC

St-Chrysostome, QC Saturday 27 August 2022 Rolling hills through country lanes in wooded areas. We pass in front of the Rockburn pub. The lunch stop is in Franklin, the best place for drinking spring water in Quebec. The 70 km ride is a bit more challenging after lunch but the descents are carefree. The 77 km ride is more demanding, particularly the Stevensen hill. Note the need for caution in descent down Covey Hill. There is also a gentle 50 km route. Note that cyclists must have an up-to-date membership, sign up in advance of a trip, and be fully...

C14-Louiseville, QC

Louiseville, QC Saturday 10 September 2022 Beautiful rides in rural areas on the north shore of Lac-Saint-Pierre, east of Trois-Rivières. Good hills but not overwhelming. Trip lengths of 46, 70, 79 and 96 km. Note that cyclists must have an up-to-date membership, sign up in advance of a trip, and be fully vaccinated. Check page RA Member Login Explained to learn how to create a new RA member account, log into your existing account, and/or purchase or renew a membership. Visit our Wiki (Cycling) to register for this week’s ride, download maps, and get weather-related updates. The signup sheet will...