Cycling in Central Ontario is taken from the Cycling in Ontario from Ulysses Green Escapes guides. This affordable chapter is a great tool to organize your next cycling trip in this region. Central Ontario is the province’s heartland. Beginning along the north shore of busy Lake Ontario, it follows the Trent-Severn Waterway to the Kawartha Lakes, including the highlands of Victoria and the unique lift locks of the city of Peterborough. Cycling in Central Ontario offers 35 trails and 5 longer tours in this region like the North Simcoe Rail Trail and the Kawartha Lakes Railway Circuit. It includes information on how to get there, the level of difficulty, the total distance, the interesting features (villages and towns, tourist attractions and bike-related stores) and the facilities.