Course

The Central Canada Charity Ride starts at the Belluz Farms, where all distances will ride out through the rolling hills of Oliver Paipoonge Township near Thunder Bay, Ontario.

Routes subject to change:


Short Route - 41km

Start at Belluz Farms and turn left to head east for 4km on Candy Mountain Dr. crossing over HWY 130 and on to Hanna Rd.  Turn left on Hanna Road and head north to HWY 130/Barrie Drive where you turn left and go 11.5km to HWY 588.  Turn right and descend a long hill into Stanley where there will be a rest station for a snack and drink. Head east on River Road which swings south and meets up with Barrie Drive.  Head down Barrie Drive and turn right when you reach Hanna Road and then go south until you reach HWY 61 where you’ll turn right.  Ride down HWY 61 and then swing onto McCluskey Drive and take a right on HWY 130.  Head north and turn left at Candy Mountain Rd. and head west to Belluz Farms where there will be a warm welcome, a great lunch and a Sleeping Giant Brewery refreshment waiting for you.


Medium Route - 60 (note: this route has significant hills)

Start at Belluz Farms and turn left to head east for 3km to Hwy 130 where you will turn right and head south to HWY 61. Turn right at HWY 608, climb up Moose Hill and follow 608 until the intersection of HWY 595.  Be careful descending Mile Hill as it is steep so avoid uncontolled speeds.  Turn right and head north to the HWY 588 intersection.  Turn right at HWY 588 where there will be a rest station for a snack and drink.  Continue on 588 all the way to Stanley where there will be another rest station. Head east on River Road which swings south and meets up with Barrie Drive.  Head down Barrie Drive and turn right when you reach HWY 130 and then go south until you reach Candy Mountain where you’ll turn right and head west to Belluz Farms where there will be a warm welcome, a great lunch and a Sleeping Giant Brewery refreshment waiting for you.


Long Route - 100

Start at Belluz Farms and turn left to head east for 3km to Hwy 130 where you will turn right and head south to HWY 61. Turn right at HWY 608, climb up Moose Hill and follow 608 until the intersection of HWY 595. Turn right and head north to the HWY 588 intersection. Be careful descending Mile Hill as it is steep so avoid uncontolled speeds.  There will be a rest station at this intersection for a snack and drink. Turn left and head west on HWY 588 until it insects with HWY 590.  Follow HWY 590 north for 29km and it will intersect with HWY 595 where you’ll turn right and head south to the intersection of HWY 588. Continue on 588 all the way to Stanley where there will be another rest station. Head east on River Road which swings south and meets up with Barrie Drive.  Head down Barrie Drive and turn right when you reach HWY 130 and then go south until you reach Candy Mountain where you’ll turn right and head west to Belluz Farms where there will be a warm welcome, a great lunch and a Sleeping Giant Brewery refreshment waiting for you.