Not your typical rail trail, this 32-km trail meanders alongside the Grand River from Cambridge to Brantford. The rewards of this trail go way beyond the scenery, as it’s bordered on both ends with tasty bakeries, coffee shops and waterfront patios.


For a family ride, start at Glen Morris and pedal nine km south downstream to Paris. Make sure you stop in the Paris Bakery or Brown Dog Café at the end of the stretch for a sweet reward. Ride back to your vehicle at the start point or plan for alternate transportation.

When distance matters, ride from Brantford to Cambridge and back (64 km). The route has a slow incline to Cambridge and a relaxing slope back to Brantford. Make a stop downtown in Paris to refuel for your trip home at Camp 31 BBQ or Stillwaters.

If you like to stop and smell the roses, the 36-km ride from Cambridge to Paris offers scenic views at a relaxing pace. Be sure to stop and explore downtown Paris on your journey. It’s a great place to grab a snack like an apple strudel, or some ribs and salad if you’re feeling famished from the ride.

 

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Experience the Grand – 2 Day/1 Night Package

Grand Experiences Outdoor Adventure Company

115 Grand River Street North, Paris, ON, N3L 2M4

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Grand Voyageur – Guided

Grand Experiences Outdoor Adventure Company

115 Grand River Street North, Paris, ON, N3L 2M4

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Weekend or Mid-Week in Paris Adventure

Grand Experiences Outdoor Adventure Company

115 Grand River Street North, Paris, ON, N3L 2M4

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Rentals – Canoe, Kayak, Bikes and River Tubes

Grand Experiences Outdoor Adventure Company

115 Grand River Street North, Paris, ON, N3L 2M4

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Learn to Stand Up Paddleboard With Us!

Burlington Beach Rentals

1084 Lakeshore Road, Burlington, ON, L7S1A2

Group Classes: 6:45 PM - Thursday Evenings; 9:00 AM - Sunday Mornings (July & August);...

Now thru September 18

Special Exhibition | Health in Space: Daring to Explore

Joseph Brant Museum

1240 North Shore Boulevard East, Burlington, ON, L7S 1C5

Tuesday to Saturday, 10:00 am to 3:30 pm, special exhibition is included in general Museum...

Now thru October 15

Paddling the Grand – Self-Guided Group Trip for 10

Grand Experiences Outdoor Adventure Company

115 Grand River Street North, Paris, ON, N3L 2M4

Availability: This trip is offered daily, between: March 10, 2021 and October 15, 2021 To...

Now thru October 28

Pedal and Paddle – A Canadian Adventure

Grand Experiences Outdoor Adventure Company

115 Grand River Street North, Paris, ON, N3L 2M4

Now thru August 31

Enjoy a Staycation Day for 2

Burlington Beach Rentals

1084 Lakeshore Road, Burlington, ON, L7S1A2

Party of 2 CAD $125.00 plus 13% HST ($250.00+ Value)

Now thru October 15

Grand River Adventure Getaway – One Night Getaway

Grand Experiences Outdoor Adventure Company

115 Grand River Street North, Paris, ON, N3L 2M4

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Now thru October 30

Grand River Experience – Guided Paddle

Grand Experiences Outdoor Adventure Company

115 Grand River Street North, Paris, ON, N3L 2M4

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Now thru October 15

Paddling the Grand River – Paris to Brant

Grand Experiences Outdoor Adventure Company

115 Grand River Street North, Paris, ON, N3L 2M4

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