Best Biking Trails Near Prescott, ON

On the Trail’s Top 5 Places to Ride  Biking in nature is easy when you know where the best trails are! Spending time in nature has shown to have great benefits for your health as it helps lower stress levels and increases your overall fitness. As enthusiasts for getting outside and unplugged, we gathered our favourite (and best) biking trails that can be ridden year-round!   McIntosh Mills Located in Mallorytown, McIntosh Mills is a great place for all types of trails--hiking, snowshoeing, cross-country skiing, and of course, biking. While some biking trails are still in the works, the club does have x/c novice to expert trails for bikers through a forested area and over escarpment rock.  More info: On the...

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Essential Tips for Biking in the Winter

On the Trail’s advice for winter biking   Many avid bikers hang up their helmets and store away their bikes when snow and cold temperatures set in. We believe that biking can be enjoyed year-round and is a great way to remain active throughout the winter. With our tips, you’ll be ready to bike come rain or shine, slush or snow.    Layers, Layers and Then...More Layers Wearing a lot of layers and different types of layers help you control your body temperature. While you want to protect yourself from the cold, you also want to keep yourself from overheating once you’ve started working up a sweat. Start off with a base layer, then a mid-layer of a material like...

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