Max and Andrew follow the schedule below from June 25 – July 1, 2016. Keep an eye on this page to get the latest times and places to catch up with them on the ride. 

Saturday, June 25: Ottawa - Smiths Falls

Depart: Parliament Hill, Ottawa from 9am for 10am departure

Lunch: Village Square Park, cnr Stittsville Main St and Abbott St E. Come down and meet Max and the Stittsville Fire Department between 12 - 1pm!

Finish: Dairy Queen, 85 Lombardy St, Smiths Falls. Come down, have an ice cream and meet Max and the Smiths Falls Fire Department between 4 - 5pm! 


Sunday, June 26: Smiths Fall – Kingston

Depart: Start of the Cataraqui Trail, Kingston

Finish: Dairy Queen, 69 Dalton Avenue, Kingston


Monday, June 27: Kingston - Belleville

Depart: Waterfront, Kingston

Lunch: Napanee

Finish: 5-6pm, Riverside Park, Belleville. (If it's raining, Comfort Inn, 200 North Park St, Belleville).


Tuesday, June 28: Belleville – Cobourg

Depart: Old Hwy 2 on the road out of Belleville

Lunch: Brighton

Finish: Best Western Plus Cobourg Inn and Convention Centre, 930 Burnham St, Cobourg (arrival approx 5pm)


Wednesday, June 29: Cobourg – Oshawa

Depart: Best Western Plus Cobourg Inn and Convention Centre (approx 9am)

Lunch: TBA

Finish: Holiday Inn Express, 180 Consumers Drive, Whitby


Thursday, June 30: Oshawa – Mississauga

Depart: 5:30 am from Holiday Inn Express, 180 Consumers Drive, Whitby

Lunch: 12:00 - 12:50 at Sugar Beach in Toronto.

Finish: 3:00 - 4:00 Finish at University of Toronto Mississauga


Friday, July 1Mississauga - Hamilton

Depart: 10:30 am from Holiday Inn Mississauga

Lunch: 2:00 - 3:00 pm at Spencer Smith Park, Burlington. Come down and see Max participate in the Canada Day celebrations at Spencer Smith Park! 

ride with Max from cootes paradisE! 

Join Max and Andrew for the last 4km of their ride from Cootes Paradise to the finish line at Bayfront Park in Hamilton. Meet us at 5.30pm on July 1st at the carpark near the bike path closest to the bridge with your bikes, and be ready to ride! 

bayfront park finish line

At 6pm on July 1st, Max and Andrew will celebrate the end of their 600km journey and cross the finish line at Hamilton's Bayfront Park. Come down and be a part of the City of Hamilton's official Canada Day festivities and cheer them on as they bring their big ride to a close. They'd love to see you there! 

Click here or on the map below to view this year's route along the shores of beautiful Lake Ontario.