Kingston & 1000 Islands
Kingston & Wolfe Island

This ride will take you on a tour of historic downtown Kingston, along the waterfront and to Wolfe Island for an afternoon at the beach. Starting at City Hall in Kingston, follow the scenic route along Kingston’s Waterfront Trail.

Consider stopping at the Marine Museum of the Great Lakes, Bellevue House National Historic Site or Canada’s Penitentiary Museum. Cycling past the century old homes and into Queen’s University Campus the historic limestone buildings continue.

Stop to shop, relax at a café or just to take in the lively atmosphere in and around the city centre.

From the ferry docks, roll on board for a short ride over to Wolfe Island. Stop in Marysville for beach supplies before pushing on along quiet country roads, past the fields of wind turbines and to Big Sandy Bay Beach. Follow the nature trail to the beach, well named for its finest attributes. Cool down in the waters of Lake Ontario before continuing the ride, cycling back to the ferry and returning to Kingston.

Route Length: 54km

Download PDF of this ride: Kingston & Wolfe Island

More cycling information from this area: The Great Waterway Cycling Itineraries