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Arnprior - Burnstown - White Lake

START / FINISH:-Arnprior
-Park at Shopping mall at White Lake Rd and Daniel St
-Madawaska River
-White Lake
SURFACE:Pavement: 43 km
TIME ALLOWANCE:-Beginner: 4 hr
-Intermediate: 3 hr
-Advanced: 2 hr

This tour is a training ride for the Men Against Flab in Arnprior (MAFIA) Bike Club. For other riders this is a great pavement tour with plenty of opportunities to take a break. The tour goes through a number of small communities, and passes by a riverside and a lake front park for swimming and picnicking. There are also a few galleries and two cafes on this tour. You may even see a few of the MAFIA on this ride.



  • From the parking lot take White Lake Rd/Daniel St to the lights at Hwy 17.
  • Proceed across Hwy 17 and continue on White Lake Rd for 0.5 km.
  • Turn right on Vanjumar Dr. Continue on this road for 6.5km.
  • At the Y-intersection take a left onto Flat Rapids Rd. This road goes to Stewartville.
  • At 11.4 km you will reach the stop sign in Stewartville. Turn right onto the Stewartville Rd. Take this road for 3 km to Calabogie Rd.
  • Turn left on Calabogie Rd and follow this for 7 km to Burnstown. On your left at 6 km you will see the Burnstown Park on the Madawaska River. This is a great place for a swim.
  • Turn left in Burnstown at the flashing light onto the Burnstown Rd.
  • Follow the Burnstown Rd for 8 km to White Lake. You will pass the park on White Lake just as you enter the village of White Lake. You will have traveled a total of 30 km.
  • At the stop sign in White Lake turn left onto White Lake Rd.
  • Stay on White Lake Rd and continue back to Arnprior.