1. ODSC rides are planned with specific Covid-19 restrictions
  1. taylorericjohn

    taylorericjohn ODSC-OFTR Member

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    Hey guys,

    Does anyone have any route options south from Parry Sound down towards Orillia/Midland etc? Farthest thing from pavement the better. Single track, two track, hydro, logging, fantastic gravel cottage roads?

    Cheers,

    John
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    fedge Limited User

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    From what I know there is nothing, and remember how the residents responded to off road vehicles, at the camp for the hearing impaired.
    Not a great supporter. So probable best to stick to the roads.
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    taylorericjohn ODSC-OFTR Member

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    Yeah I think I am going to end up picking a different route to work on. It's too bad I was hopeful for that route. Win some lose some!
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    Vagabond ODSC-OFTR Member

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    The Park to Park trail is an option - in a round about way
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    taylorericjohn ODSC-OFTR Member

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    Yes I have done part of the P2P in the past, but I was hoping for something to bring me south and it runs more east/west.
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    tricky55+ ODSC-OFTR Member

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    Friends have tried for years (before GPS) to find a north-south dual sport route from Parry Sound south to Wahta Mohawk Territory with very little success. Lakes and rivers keep getting in the way. There is a passable section of hydro line that is winter OFSC trail, from Kapikog Lake (H&H Resort) to just south of the Moon River. This is just under 20 km of hydro line that is used all seasons by recreational vehicles. No idea if it is all legal or not. When dry, all passable, when very wet, stay away. From time to time both man and beaver have made the trail impassable. The heaviest bike I have ridden the section on is and 90s DR350S, and many times on off-road bikes and sleds. I have seen bikes water out at high water times, so I would be leery of riding this alone, but I am chicken by default.
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    Craig ODSC-OFTR Member

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    You might try a copy of Backroad Maps Ontario (print or electronic) and see what you could piece together. Just a suggestion.
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    taylorericjohn ODSC-OFTR Member

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    Hey Craig, yes I have the digital version of backroads map book. It's a great resource for sure.