We’ve been asked again and again, when our favourite time of year to ride the Highlands is. That’s easy; when the leaves are blazing their crimson reds, oranges and yellows. We welcome the cooler fall temps in Ontario’s Highlands. When the sun rises above the trees providing some warmth on your back and lighting the fall backdrop which we like to call the big show, you know it’s going to
Voir en français You can often sense it before it arrives on the calendar. Your bike knows it too. Crisp autumn air, the crunch of a few fallen leaves and suddenly it’s Fall. Some of the best riding is right before your eyes, and throttle. The Ontario’s Highlands region cuts a swath smack dab through the heart of massive tracts of deciduous forests. This includes many fall colour rock stars,
Voir en francais – In October 2018, the Montreal based Oneland crew squeezed in one last motorcycle tour with Ride the Highlands. The team mounted their bikes and headed west. They experienced vivid fall colours, hearty food, and warm hospitality as they wound their way along the backroads of Ontario’s Highlands for this late-season trip. Oneland @onelandmag Oneland is an online magazine that celebrates free spirits, motorcycles and the nomadic
Voir en Francais Our legendary road builders worked tirelessly building the roads for you to enjoy today. As an incentive to keep the dynamite blasting and pick axes swinging, locals would often make and deliver warm sweet bread and cookies to the roadside to keep the craftsmen fueled. This tradition continues today and is evident by the sheer volume of ‘carbo craftsmen’ who have set up shop in the little
Voir en français Imagine swinging a pickaxe, everyday, for months on end, knowing that at some point people on two wheels will really appreciate it. The road builders were true craftsmen who carved out the ribbons of the delicious twistiness that are enjoyed by all riders today. Another type of craftsman has emerged in Ontario’s Highlands and is delivering a different type of deliciousness… that of craft beer and cider.
Voir en français There isn’t a rider on the planet who wouldn’t appreciate a massage after a long day in the saddle. But riding and roughing it don’t have to go hand in hand, and this is especially true for Ride the Highlands. If you favour destinations that offer the ultimate relaxation experience, we’ve created the perfect riding and relaxation trip for you. Let’s call it the new type of