Experience the Butter Tart Festival by Bike!

June 12-13, 2021 – Heart of Georgian Bay

Butter Tart Festival Midland


Butter Tart Bike Ride

Get active, support local and eat delicious butter tarts June 12th & 13th on the Butter Tart Trail! Small businesses in the area will be selling a wide variety of tarts in lieu of Ontario’s Best Butter Tart Festival. Using the map, you can bike along the route to the locations selling butter tarts!

This is a choose your own aventure – ride part of the trail or the whole thing! 

Full Route

55 KMS (each way – mix of road & trail)


160 KM (Simcoe County Loop Trail)


Butter Tart Stops

15 Bakeries

Days to Ride

2 days


Tag @cyclesimcoe and @buttertartfestival in an Instagram post while you are at your favourite butter tart location in Simcoe County for a chance to win a custom ‘I Love Bikes and Butter Tarts’ t-shirt!

Butter Tart Festival Tshirts

Start Planning your Butter Tart Cycling Route!

We have developed a custom cycling route for the Butter Tart Festival weekend, incorporating some tasty, locally made butter tart stops along the way. Ride part of the route or the whole thing – it’s your butter tart-fueled adventure! This map is a guide, listing potential butter tart stops, do not feel obligated to complete the full route. 
*Route is a mix of on-road, gravel and trail. These roads not closed for the event, please follow the rules of the road. 

Or, ride the Simcoe County Loop Trail!

COVID-19 Safety Standards

Remember to respect all safety standards for the prevention of COVID-19, as recommended by the Government of Ontario and the Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit.

Have Questions?

If you have questions about the route or rest stops, send us an email!

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Butter Tart Festival Midland