Date: Sunday June 25th, 2023

Location: University of Guelph, W. F. Mitchell Athletics Centre, West Gymnasium

Tour de Guelph 2023 Event Day Schedule:

6:45 a.m. Event site open for rider check in and same day registration and browsing vendors
7:30 a.m. 100 km ride departs
8:30 a.m. 75 km ride departs
9:30 a.m. 50 km road and multi surface rides depart
10:00 a.m. BDO Family Fun Zone opens
10:15 am 25 km ride departs
10:45 am 5/10 km ride departs
11:30 a.m. Harvey’s BBQ lunch starts (continues until 1:00 p.m.)
12:30 a.m. BDO Family Fun Zone closes
1:30 p.m. Event site closes

Parking is in P12 beside the arena, follow the directional signs that will be all around and within the University grounds.

For those that choose Ride Anytime, the ride period begins Friday June 16th, 2023 and ends Sunday June 25th, 2023. You can design any route you like with any start and end location, or choose one of the Tour de Guelph routes shown below.

NEW 2023 Route Maps

Most routes have been modified or designed new for 2023! Planning cycling routes takes a lot of care and consideration and we thank the folks at Speed River Bicycle for helping to plan this year’s routes! Please be sure to check back on this page or watch your email for updates prior to the event. Sometimes routes may need to be augmented due to construction that is unknown at the time the routes are first designed.

Fundraise to Ride: Accessible Bike Loop (5/10KM)

This will be a route through the Village by the Arboretum. Follow the signs!

25KM Route

50KM Multi-Surface Route

50KM Route

75KM Route

100KM Route

Note that routes will only be marked for the group ride on Sunday, June 25th. We strongly recommend bringing a mobile device so you may refer to the map while you’re out on your ride.

Family Fun Zone presented by BDO Guelph


Back and better than ever is the Family Fun Zone sponsored by BDO Guelph! For those participating with young children, don’t miss out on the fun in the Family Fun Zone. It will coincide with the timing of the 5km/10km ride. Stay tuned for more details.

Finisher’s Podium presented by Elinesky Schuett Private Wealth Management of RBC Dominion Securities


You can find the Finishers’ Podium on-site on the day of the group ride event. will be taking professional photos that will be featured in an Online Rider Photo Album. For all those participating in the Ride Anytime option, you can submit your own photos to to be included in the album.

Fundraising Rewards presented by Alectra Utilities

The more you fundraise, the more rewards you will get!

We’re also planning some great contests to help encourage you to start your fundraising early – more details to come.

See our fundraising page for full prize details and fundraising tips.


BBQ Lunch provided by Harvey’s Restaurants of Guelph



Once again, Harvey’s will be providing a BBQ lunch with your choice of a classic beef hamburger or veggie burger, toped the way you like it!


Stay Hydrated!

Water can be found at the University of Guelph outside the Athletics Center. Water can also be found at rest stops as well as water thanks to in-kind contributor, The Water Depot.

Need some help registering?

Are you a returning or new rider? Follow the steps below when registering.

Registering for 2023 and were a past participant:

  1. Click Register
  2. Choose Registration Type (Individual, Create, or Join team) and click continue
  3. Create Account pop-up appears
  4. Click on the LOG IN button if you participated in the past
  5. Enter in your username and password from the last time you registered
    1. If you forget one of them, click on the Forgot username/password link
    2.  If going this step, enter in either your email or username to trigger the email
  6. If you have successfully remembered your past user name and password, enter them and click Log In and continue with registration flow

Register for 2023 as a brand new participant (You have not participated before):

  1. Click Register
  2. Choose Registration Type (Individual, Create, or Join team) and click continue
  3. Create Account pop-up appears
  4. Insert email address and create a username and password and click register button
  5. Continue with and complete registration flow