If you want more hills, views and pastries check out the full-length version of this route. The rolling hills along the 2nd half of the route offer challenging climbs and rewarding views in every direction. Make sure to grab a snack at the Pastry Peddler, a cycling themed cafe located in Millbrook. From downtown, the route heads through the Ecology Park and quickly joins the small quiet roads south of town. Heading west riders will find Millbrook, which is quickly becoming a hub for the local cycling scene. From Millbrook, rolling hills and plenty of views lead riders through Cavan, up over the Ida Hill and back to Peterborough.
An easy start with increasingly challenging terrain.
Great Scenic Views of the countryside.
Great places to stop for a snack
Scenic views north from Sayer Line. KM38
Scenic views south from Sharpe Line. KM49
Escape Maze – Try solving clues in order to escape a locked room, fun both indoor and outdoor! Approx. KM14 – 156 Cedar Bank Rd., Otonabee-South Monaghan
Pastry Peddler in Millbrook – The fantastic snacks in this cycling themed bistro are not to be missed! KM42
Wrap up your ride at Silver Bean Café in Peterborough. – Approx. KM0 and KM65
The Pin – 302 King St, Peterborough
Monaghan Cafe – 1017 Monaghan Rd, Peterborough
Ricky’s All Day Grill – 898 Monaghan Rd, Peterborough
The Pastry Peddler – 36 King St E, Millbrook
Mo’s Tavern – 3 Tupper St, Millbrook On
Berc’s Steakhouse – 186 Lansdowne St E, Peterborough
Village of Thai – 241 George St N, Peterborough
Riley’s Olde Towne Pub – 253 George St N, Peterborough