- Saturday, October 6, 2012 –Bike on the Confederation Trail from Tignish to Summerside (109 kms).
- Sunday, October 7, 2012 – Bike from Summerside to Mount Stewart (95 kms).
- Monday, October 8, 2012 – bike from Mount Stewart to Elmira (~70 km).
For further information about each day’s ride and what you can expect to encounter along the way, download Doug Murray’s detailed trail notes.
|Saturday, October 6, 2012|
|6:30am||Arrive at Smitty’s parking lot, Uiversity Plaza, load luggage and bikes|
|7:00am||Vans leaves Smitty’s promptly for Summerside pick up|
|7:50-8:00am||Pick up Summerside passengers at designated point|
|Morning snack on route|
|9:00am||Arrive in Tignish at trail head, unload bikes|
|9:30am||Start biking on the Confederation Trail|
|11-11:30am||Snack at Elmsdale, Elmsdale Corner Gas (left on Rt.2)|
|12:30-1:30pm||Lunch in Oleary, Oleary Legion (large blue building next to a warehouse just to the right of trail) Contact: Alan Butler, 859-3301|
|3:30-4:00pm||Afternoon snack in Ellerslie, Clover Farm Store|
|5:30-6:00pm||Arrive at Quality Inn, Water Street, Summerside (Contact: Jackie 436-2295)|
|7:00pm||Lobster Supper & Presentations|
|Sunday, October 7th, 2012|
|7:30-8:30am||Breakfast at hotel|
|11-11:30am||Snack at Emerald Jct. Community Centre (Contact: Kent
|12:30-1:30pm||Lunch in Hunter River, Central Queens United Church, (left on Rt. 13 then left on Rte 2, church is on right) Contact: Margaret Smith, UCW, 964-2893)|
|3:30-4:00pm||Afternoon snack in York (where trail crosses Rte 25)|
|5:30-6:00pm||Arrive in Mount Stewart & bus to Charlottetown (store bikes at Trailside Cafe)|
|6:30pm||Arrive at Rodd’s Royalty Inn, Charlottetown|
|7-8:00pm||Thanksgiving Dinner with invited guests|
|8-9:30pm||Musical entertainment, awards presentations & silent auction|
|Monday, October 8th, 2012 – Thanksgiving Day|
|7:00-7:45am||Breakfast at hotel|
|8:00am||Vans leave Charlottetown for Mount Stewart|
|8:30am||Start biking in Mount Stewart|
|11:00-11:30am||Morning snack in St.Peters, Visitors Centre|
|12:30-1:30pm||Lunch in Harmony Junction, Souris Line Road Ski Lodge (right onto Souris Line Road) Contact: David Whalen, 687-3412, Food: Pat O’Connor, 687-3113|
|2:30pm||Finish biking in Elmira, load up bikes in trailer|
|3:00pm||Bus back to Charlottetown and then Summerside|