6-Hour Guided Trip
The Natural Path 2 day Cycling & Voyageur Canoe exploration of 2 unique Canadian Pathways. An adventure developed with our friends at Heart’s Content Organic Farm. Immerse yourself into historic rural Canada as your experienced interpretive guide lead you cycling along a unique section the Great Trail (TransCanada) with a fascinating history. 2nd day explores an ancient cultural pathway with 12 person War Canoes along the Highway of the Iroquois, The Grand River, a designated Canadian Heritage River.
Day 1 cycle pass fields, farms & forest as you take in the natural countryside. Be sure to keep your eye open for the chance to tour an artisanal pottery studio located on the trail. Handpicked stops along the way will indulge the nature lover, inspire the artist, feed the foodie!
Reach Heart’s Content Organic Farm located on the Great trail where hosts Richard & Ella greet you with a warm welcome. An educational farm experience, and a comfortable Farmstay sleeping in tents under the stars. Outdoor washroom facilities are available for an authentic experience. Before you leave, be sure to participate on a guided plant walk to learn about native herbs and medicines. At the end of the day’s ride, treat yourself to a pint at the Bell City Brewery, one of the area’s first microbreweries, a delicious reward after a hard day’s cycle.
Wake up bright and early to gather eggs to prepare your own breakfast on the farm where you can eat in the peace & quiet of the countryside. After you’re fueled up, get ready to continue cycling down the trail to Brantford to experience the Mohawk Chapel. our interpretive guides will share the historical significance of the historic 18th century church & its connections with the local First Nations community. Continue to the Grand River and launch in majestic 12 person Voyageur Canoes to experience an adventure along the Grand’s legendary Oxbow.
‘ 2 day guided adventure cycling the Trans Canada Trail & paddle
‘ Tour Organic Farm, Artisanal Pottery Studio, the Mohawk Chapel, & Craft Brewery
‘ Trail-side lunches
‘ Accommodation options: 1. Best Western Plus Inn or 2. Farm Stay Suite in Farmhouse or Camping at Heart’s Content Organic Farm
‘ All your adventure gear is provided: Hybrid touring bicycle, helmet, choice of canoe/kayak, PFD