We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Peterborough-Lakefield Rotary Greenway Trail

Save
Share
Review Highlights
Connects downtown (& Little Lake) to Trent University A+++

Bike through Beavermead Park and along Little Lake waterfront, through the locks, and up into the... read more

Reviewed 14 October 2017
James B
,
Burlington, Canada
A city of bikepaths!

This bike path is used by young and old alike. It extends several miles, from downtown... read more

Reviewed 9 November 2016
Lois/William L
,
North Bay
Read all 9 reviews
2
All photos (2)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good33%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
14 Oct 2017
“Connects downtown (& Little Lake) to Trent University A+++”
9 Nov 2016
“A city of bikepaths!”
About
Enjoy a 10km ride from Peterborough to Lakefield along the old CN line. Great scenic ride. The Lakefield Rotary Greenway railtrail is actually just a continuation of the paved Peterborough Greenway trail.
Contact
129-133 Sophia St, Peterborough, Ontario K9H 1E2, Canada
Website
Reviews (9)
Filter reviews
9 results
Traveller rating
6
3
0
0
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
6
3
0
0
0
See what travellers are saying:
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
Reviewed 14 October 2017

Bike through Beavermead Park and along Little Lake waterfront, through the locks, and up into the Rotary Path (a short jaunt through city streets. You will pass the Ashburnham Ale House (stop and try a pint: a must on the way back) and lots of...More

Thank James B
Reviewed 9 November 2016

This bike path is used by young and old alike. It extends several miles, from downtown Peterborough, all the way to Lakefield (the first village). It is an asphalt trail and there are benches along the way to take a rest. I have used it...More

1  Thank Lois/William L
Reviewed 24 October 2016

We certainly did not, until a recent trip to visit relatives and a chance to hop on our bikes to stretch our legs from a longish drive. Oh, what fun to discover the many trails around town. We made a full weekend of it (besides...More

Thank sharonandmatt2015
Reviewed 22 August 2016

The trail from Peterborough to Lakefield is a well marked flat ride of about 35km return. We rode to Lakefield for a wonderful lunch at a French restaurant and then did a relaxing ride back to Peterborough. The trail provides some views of the river...More

Thank Matty348
Reviewed 1 August 2016

If you enjoy a leisurely bike ride with not too many hills and great scenery this is the adventure for you. From the beautiful Trent Severn waterway to the unique shops in Lakefield there is something for everyone

Thank michcalder
Reviewed 10 March 2016

Peterborough-Lakefield Rotary Greenway Trail is a rare and wonderful gem that winds through the heart of historic Peterborough along the Otonabee River all the way to Lakefield, there are excellent little parkettes along the way and a couple of really big parks as well. Walk...More

Thank William M
Reviewed 15 October 2015

Love to run this trail, from east city to Trent university, or to little lake. Walk my dog every day along the trail. Liliacs spectacular in spring, herons and ducks and beavers and turtles, canadian color in the fall, winter magic

Thank Barb B
Reviewed 11 September 2015

Love running along the trail and by and over the river. Great way to explore the Peterborough Waterfront areas on foot or with two wheels. Highly recommend taking it all the way up to the University.

Thank TorontoBoris
Reviewed 25 July 2015

I liked the trail because it is a good afternoon's outing. From town to town and through a university it has allot to see. The trail is beside the river and goes by 'The Cabin' a very good burger joint. I rode my bike on...More

1  Thank Murray S
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 12 nearby hotels
Peterborough Inn & Suites Hotel
218 reviews
.99 km away
Holiday Inn Peterborough
446 reviews
1.11 km away
Best Western Plus Otonabee Inn
632 reviews
1.53 km away
Motel 6 Peterborough
136 reviews
1.73 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 342 nearby restaurants
St. Veronus Cafe And Tap Room
372 reviews
.97 km away
Ashburnham Ale House
442 reviews
.40 km away
Fresh Dreams
54 reviews
.87 km away
Amandala's Restaurant
61 reviews
.94 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 88 nearby attractions
Showplace Performance Centre
71 reviews
.96 km away
Beavermead Park
45 reviews
.99 km away
Peterborough Museum and Archives
44 reviews
.58 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Peterborough-Lakefield Rotary Greenway Trail staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines