York Century

Cycling Route

100.08 km
764 m
The 'century' is a legendary ride among cyclists originating in the late 1800's. The more modern "metric century" in York Region offers a memorable route easily accessed from anywhere in the GTA. Starting in the town of Newmarket, this smooth, paved route takes you to Lake Simcoe and provides plenty of stops to re-charge. Consider lunch or an overnight stay at the luxurious Briar's Resort and Spa. You will surely enjoy the historic villages along the way. Plan to linger along the Simcoe shoreline and enjoy the spectacular views from Lake Drive. Ride Rating: Experienced road cyclist – paved shoulders and mixed traffic on quieter roads Recreational cyclists option – ride along Lake Drive and Hedge Road from Keswick to Sibbald Point Provincial Park Surface: Road
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York Region

Route and Elevation


NameDistanceElev. Diff.Avg. Grade
Second Concession Climb0.15 km12 m7.6%
King of Queensville5.76 km57 m1.0%
Queensville Hill (pre-lunch)1.69 km42 m2.5%
heart is working 0.37 km21 m5.4%
queensville Warden Kennedy1.96 km-28 m-1.4%
we got this coverd0.57 km22 m3.7%
Queensville to Ravenshoe Sprint6.14 km-25 m-0.3%
UCC: McGowan's Strange Animal10.42 km-23 m-0.2%
Brown Hill Forest Return-from Holborn3.34 km12 m0.3%
Smith to Old Homestead Climb4.75 km33 m0.5%
Lung Doctor East3.30 km14 m0.3%
Depths of an ether binge0.39 km13 m3.2%
Home to Pefferlaw9.54 km-32 m-0.2%
Home... home on the range7.02 km-30 m-0.3%
Old Homey2.90 km-32 m-1.0%
Old Homey2.90 km-32 m-1.0%
Mighty Taco1.28 km-10 m-0.8%
Sibbald Point Dragstrip3.26 km23 m0.5%
Lake View Over the Hedge4.38 km-18 m-0.2%
Race to Lake-View Grocery (Mooseport Maine)7.59 km-13 m-0.1%
UCC: Beach Bumline West3.90 km-7 m-0.1%
Crescent Beach Rd Climb2.18 km7 m0.0%
Baseline Rd to Ravenshoe Rd9.34 km25 m0.1%
Berg-de-Ravens 0.40 km25 m6.3%
Queensville downhill1.92 km-44 m-2.3%
Queensville Kick1.38 km50 m3.6%
Conc 2 Southbound2.25 km-19 m-0.3%