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ZEC Trail Ride (Quebec)

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Canada Rides is pleased to offer a guided ZEC experience. Join us as we lead you through trails in Eastern Ontario and Quebec. . This experience begins September 17-24, 2023.

What is Z.E.C.

Zone d'Exploitation Contrôlée

The ZEC or the Quebec Controlled Zones, are perfect for those who love outdoor adventures.  

The Trails

Venture off the beaten path and discover what Adventure Riding is alll about!


On this ride, there will be opportunities for ADV camping.

About the Z.E.C. Trail Ride

This ride will Leave Barrie on September 17 and return to Barrie on September 24.  This ride is well-suited to bikes ranging from a KLR 650 all the way up to a BMW 1250GSA. 

What is included on the ZEC Trail Ride:

  • We organize all routes from beginning to end, so you just show up and ride!  We’ll provide each rider with the GPS routes and load it onto their GPS for them if desired

  • Providing you with tips and hints ahead of time on things to pack, helping you prepare for this epic adventure

  • Recommend accommodations so all you have to do is call and book a room.

  • A guide and a sweep for the entire journey to help ensure the group stays together. The guide will know about bypasses and can make decisions on the fly to keep the group moving

  • Ensuring our routes have sufficient rest stops for gas and food, as well as having alternates arranged

  • Guides will have tools to do trail-side repairs for most common small problems (punctured tires, basic fixes)

  • Optional real-time communication using headsets (we use Cardo Packtalk DMC, but can talk to Sena and others if you have one)

  • Satellite tracking for the group, we provide a link that you can share with family and friends so they can follow along from home as we complete our journey

What's not included:

  • There will not be a chase/support vehicle on this trip.

  • Meals and refreshments 

  • Cost of accommodations

  • Cost of fuel

  • Transportation to the start and end point (Barrie area)

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