Chemong Lake viewed from PIne Hill Rd.

Stoney Lake Circle

A new world opens for Peterborough and the Kawarthas Cyclists

Currently, MTO is busy paving new full shoulders on Highway 28 from Lakefield to Bancroft and the sections of 118 east from Haliburton to the intersection of 118 and 28 where shoulders are missing are being filled in.

To date, they’ve completed the job up to Apsley with a .5 km section missing in Haultain for some strange reason, even though the existing pavement has been scraped for repaving.

Boom. Just like that, the north side of the big Kawartha Lakes is open to cyclists without long detours and touring cyclist have a great new cottage country loop open up. Not only that, we’ll now have bike access to Kawartha Highlands and Silent Lake Provincial Parks not to mention Algonquin.

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