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Peterborough - Haliburton Route

This route travels through aboth farmland and forest and passes by several lakes and parkland. Haliburton  is a small town in the Haliburton highlands and is the furthest point on this route from Peterborough. This route will take you through several villages including Bridgenorth, Ennismore, Buckhorn, Gooderham, Tory Hill, Apsley, Burliegh Falls, Young's Point and Lakefield. 

This route is paved entirely and has speed limits of 80 kmh (50mph) for almost the entire route. Total Riding Time approximately 3 1/2 hours plus stops.

Begin: Parkhill Rd. & Chemong Rd., Peterborough
0 km
Follow Chemong Rd. Northwest out of Peterborough to Bridgenorth
8.3 km
Chemong Road becomes Ward St. at Bridgenorth. Follow Ward St. to Bridge St.
1 km
Turn left on Bridge St.and cross lake to Ennismore Township.
1.3 km
Turn right on Robinson Road and proceed to Ennismore Village.
2.5 km
Turn right on Tara Rd. and Follow to Gannon's Narrows and cross lake.
8.6 km
Tara Rd. becomes Lakehurst Road (Cty Rd 37) at Gannon's Narrows follow past Sandy Lake (Approx. 8 kms from Gannon's Narrows) to Buckhorn
14.6 km
Follow Lakehurst Road (Cty Rd 37) through Buckhorn to stop sign at Buckhorn Road (Cty Rd 23).
1 km
Turn left onto Buckhorn Road (Cty Rd 37) and follow to Flynn's Corners Junction with Cty Rd 507.  Note:Flynn's Corners has the last gas station for 38 km & if the gas station in Gooderham is closed you won't see another gas station until Haliburton (61 km from Flynn's Corners).
7.2 km
Turn right on Cty Rd 507 and follow north to Gooderham. Very winding great motorcycle road!!
38 km
Turn left at Gooderham on Cty Rd 503 and proceed to Buckhorn Road (Cty Rd 3)  
1.6 km
Turn Right on Buckhorn Road and proceed north to Hwy 118
16.5 km
Turn Left on Hwy 118 and follow into Haliburton
5 km
In Haliburton you will find several gas stations, restaurants, shopping and more. When entering Haliburton on Hwy 118 you'll see a side road on your left which I believe is called Skyline Park Road. Follow this road for about 1.5 km and you'll come to a scenic lookout which is well worth visiting. No Gas for 65 km once you leave Haliburton!

Follow Hwy 118 back out of Haliburton the way you entered and follow to Tory Hill
22.9 km
Turn left at Tory Hill to continue to follow Hwy 118 to Junction with Loop Road (Cty Rd 648). Right turn required at 648 junction to stay on Hwy 118 - Do not go straight.
3.7 km
Continue on Hwy 118 to  Dyno Rd. (Cty Rd 48).
9.6 km
Turn Right on Dyno Rd. (Cty Rd 48) and follow to Hwy 28. Dyno road is paved but a little rough in spots excercise caution for this leg of the route.
9.4 km
Follow Hwy 28 south to Apsley. You can buy Gas Again!
19.5 km
Continue on Hwy 28 to Lakefield.
42.9 km
At the second set of lights in Lakefield turn right on Bridge St.        
1.6 km
Follow Bridge St. out of town where it becomes the Lakefield road
5 km
Lakefield Road becomes Water St in Peterborough. Water St. will become one way where it becomes George St. N
2.4 km
Follow George St N. to Parkhill Rd.
.9 km
Turn Right on Parkhill Rd. and follow to Chemong Road
.5 km
End: Parkhill Rd. & Chemong Rd., Peterborough
Total 224 km

Note:  When entering Lakefield from the north on Hwy 28, you will pass Grove School which Queen Elizabeth'e son Prince Andrew attended back in the 1970's or a year or two