Tourism Prince Edward Island
Charlottetown, PEI C1E 1B0
Maps (including one just for the Confederation Trail), brochures, and visitors guide are available.
The Confederation Trail Open
Charlottetown, PEI C1A 7K4
A bicycle race on the trail debuts Sept. 24-26 for elite and recreational racers.
Where to stay
Trailside Inn, Cafe & Adventures
109 Main St., Mount Stewart
Open mid-June to September. At a junction of the Confederation Trail. Bicycle rentals, meals, and lodging. Adult bike rentals are about $19 US per day, $13 per half-day, $75 weekly. Rooms, available mid-May to mid-September, are about $60-$75 US a night for one or two people.
Where to find gear
Dalvay By The Sea Bike Rentals
Dalvay By The Sea Hotel, off Route 6 at the east end of the national park
Lightweight, mountain, and hybrid bikes, as well as children's tag-along bikes and baby trailers. Rates of about $15 US a day for adults include helmets, water bottles, and locks. Open June 5-Sept. 30.
Papa Whealie's Bike & Kayak Adventures
Harbour Drive, Summerside
Open early June to late September. Bike rentals about $13.50 US for a half-day, $19 a day, $60 weekly. Twenty-five percent off for groups of four or more.
For names of more bike-rental outfits, information on lodging, entertainment, sightseeing, and other activities, request the 2004 Visitors Guide.