cyclists in racing gera riding on a gravel road and passing by two Mennonite horse and buggies on a summer's day

Butter Tarts and Winding Waterways: 2 Bikepacking Routes to check out in Waterloo Region

There has been an increased interest in bikepacking – cycling on routes with non-paved surfaces (think gravel roads and forest trails). Waterloo cyclist Matthew Kadey has developed two backpacking for syclists to enjoy: the BT700 and the Grand Nith Rambler (GNR).