Whether you’re up for the full ride or pick parts to explore, each section of the GNCR immerses you in the great experiences, culture, and communities of Niagara, Canada.
The Greater Niagara Circle Route is over 140 km of mostly off-road paved trails passing through urban centres, agricultural areas, and the Niagara Escarpment. The paved trail is mostly three metres wide and consists of the following trails: Welland Canal Parkway Trail, Fort Erie Friendship Trail, Niagara River Recreation Trail, Waterfront Trail, and Merritt Island Trail.
Excellent bike route takes you through some of the most beautiful parts of Niagara on paved bike paths. Recommendation would be not to try it on 35+C days as some parts have minimal shade. Also...
This is a fantastic cycling path in Niagara. It essentially goes from Lake Erie to Lake Ontario along both sides of the Welland Canal. Path is decently wide, paved, and most cyclists on the path...
Port Colborne, Canada
This 140 km trail is a gem. Lots to see and do all along this loop trail as it passes though small cities and towns along the Niagara River, Lake Erie, the Welland Canal past historic sites...