Bicycling & Karting
Parks Canada: Point Pelee Bicycling & Rentals
The Centennial Bike and Hike Trail begins across the road from the Marsh Boardwalk, and has been described as a mini-roller coaster ride that whisks you 4 km south to the Visitor Centre. If you choose to bike on the road, please be careful: it is very narrow with several curves. Bicycle rentals are available from the Cattail Café at the Marsh Boardwalk from May 1 to Thanksgiving weekend.
WindsorEats Wine Trail Rides: Cycling Tours to Essex County Wineries
The Wine Trail Rides, hosted by culinary guide WindsorEats, are a great way to explore Essex County’s wine region. Cycle through our beautiful region and explore the sites, sounds and tastes of Ontario’s other wine route. Each Wine Trail Ride includes tastings, tours, a guide, support vehicle and a meal made with local foods produced in the region. Wine Trail Rides are scheduled at least once per month from May through October. See for yourself why WindsorEats was named Ontario’s best culinary tourism experience and the Canadian tourism industry’s Innovator of the Year.
Wine Trail Ride: Ontario Tourism
Take a ride on the best culinary tourism experience in Ontario! Join us as we cycle through the Lake Erie North shore wine region, through Essex County and experience the tastes, sights and sounds of the region. Essex County has some of the best wine in the world and there is no better way to enjoy the surrounding region then by pedaling your way through it. You’ll be able to sip the local wine and learn about each award-winning winery we visit. Participants on our Wine Trail Ride visit two to three wineries on each ride and are then treated to a local meal made with products from Essex County.
Every year more cyclists are discovering the great opportunities for bicycling in Ontario, Canada. Bicycle Ontario is a public service web site dedicated to encouraging recreational bicycling in Ontario. No charge links are included for non profit, charitable and government web sites providing bicycling maps, organized rides, bike trails, bike clubs and related resources.
Canada Safety Council: “Cycle safely this summer”
Released by the Canada Safety Council, with information on ways that cyclists and motorists can work together to improve road safety and avoid the risk of injury.
Comfortech Bike Rentals & Retail Store (Pelee Island)
Located on Pelee Island, Comfortech Bicycle Rentals is conveniently located at the west ferry dock behind the West View Restaurant and Tavern. Comfortech is the only bike rental and retail store on Pelee Island, and it also has a full service bike repair.
Explore Pelee and its local tour guides will show you all the secret magical spots of the island and give historical accounts of life in Canada’s most southern community. Options include Birding Tours, Bike Tours and Heritage Tours for groups and individuals.
KARTING & MINI-GOLF
Point Pelee Karting & Mini-Golf
Bring the whole family for a day of fun at Point Pelee Karting & Mini-Golf! Designed and built in 1997, Point Pelee Karting offers a safe, government-inspected, world-class track that was designed with drivers in mind. The track, which is built with CIK/FIA standards, offers drivers a 3/4 of a mile sprint course with a 690 ft. straight away, as well as nine challenging corners. At 28 ft. wide, the circuit, which features Formula One style entry and exit curbs, can also be driven in six different configurations. These features have made the track a favourite of drivers of all ages. You do not need a license to drive a go-kart, but you must be at least 52 inches tall or accompanied by an adult for free in one of our two-seater passenger karts. You can also enjoy our Karting Racing League, mini-golf and driving range, plus book us for Birthday Parties and Groups.