SportChek Winter Treks are here!

What to expect

This trip is very true to its name...the coolest brews, the tastiest bites and everything else is very nice. This itinerary has it all and is not too far from the city.

Trip Highlights

A couple of adorable cafes & shops

A variety of different breweries & distilleries

A few spectacular photo opps

Some hiking options (if you’re up for it)

Picturesque small towns

Suggested for
  • Foodies and beer lovers
  • History buffs
  • Families (we've provided many non-drinking alternatives)
  • Couples
  • Small group getaways
Available to depart
Available to depart Wednesday-Sunday.


Stop 1

Start your day off with some coffee and a secret stop. The drive time to your second stop is 25 minutes.

Stop 2

Up next…all things brews and bridges! We’ve recommended alternatives for non-drinkers. The drive time to your third stop is 15 minutes.

Stop 3

The third stop will take you to a very happy place. We’ve recommended a few of our favourite things in and around the town that will make you smile. The drive time to your fourth stop is 20 minutes.

Stop 4

The last stop gives you a taste of the English countryside. We’ve also recommended some hikes for the way back home.

Estimated Travel Time
to First Stop

Add 3-4 hours for time spent at stops.

Add 3-4 hours for time spent at stops.


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Before you go

What You'll Need to Bring

An ice pack and cooler
Outdoor Gear
Reusable shopping bags
Road Trip Snacks
Walking shoes
Additional Details
Kid Friendly
Wheelchair Accessible

Frequently Asked Questions

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Please see the approximate driving distances below. Please note this just includes round-trip driving distances and not time spent at stops.

• From Ottawa: 1 hour and 50 minutes / 145 km
• From Kanata: 1 hour and 25 minutes / 103 km
• From Barrhaven: 1 hour and 52 minutes / 130 km
• From Gloucester: 2 hours and 00 minutes / 163 km
• From Orleans: 2 hours and 15 minutes / 178 km
• From Winchester: 2 hours and 45 minutes / 232 km
• From Gatineau: 2 hours 15 minutes / 162 km
• From Montreal: 5 hours 45minutes / 547 km

This itinerary can be used year-round between Wednesday-Sunday.

We recommend leaving anytime between 10 am – 11 am. This trip allows you to leave a little later than our other trips because it’s so close to the city.

Unfortunately you will need to leave your fury friend at home for this trip.

We recommend bringing up to 5 people. Some of the food stops along the way have a maximum capacity of 5 people per seating area.

One of the recommendations at your first stop has a small entrance fee but we’ve provided another low-cost alternative. Everything else on this trip has no fee.

We have included a few accommodation recommendations in the confirmation email.