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Where do I find ...

More Emergency Phone #s ............Pg 75

 County GAS STATIONS..................Pg 67                          CYCLING
 The famous County Handbook: How to
 Survive in Prince Edward County ...Pg 71                                                   Bloomfield Bicycle Co. (Pg 69) has
                                                                                            great Cycling Maps of the County.
           THE WORLD-FAMOUS                                                                 Rolling hills, quiet roads, villages
                                                   and shorelines plus challenging off-road trails. Macaulay
SANDBANKS PROVINCIAL PARK                          Mountain’s 25km of mountain-bike friendly trails (the County’s
                                                   only public-access off-road riding) are open dawn to dusk. If you
Even if it’s not your prime destination, you       enjoy company when you ride, join Katy and Rick and their BBC
                                                   crew for guided club rides of varying length and intensity.
must visit the park at least once
                                                              WINE, BEER & CIDER
while you’re here. This glorious beach can-
not be matched anywhere. Enjoy the view                          You don’t have to look hard to find a winery, and
from the top of the largest freshwater          has maps for you. Here in
dunes in the world. Walk long stretches of           Breakaway, on Pg 48, you’ll find local companies who will
clean, fine white sand. Swim, play or just
soak up the sun on our gorgeous beaches                         customize a wine tour just for you. LOVE CIDER?
edged with trees and hiking paths.                                Check out the famed County Cider Company in

FREE GLENORA FERRY                                       picturesque Waupoos and the exciting new Apple Falls
                                                          Cidery in Carrying Place. Craft breweries are popping
is an essential transport link
and an experience in itself! Part                               up all over. We recommend Lake on the Mountain
                                                          Brewery on the road to that beautiful, mysterious lake.

of the historic Loyalist Parkway,

(aka Hwy 33) Arriving by water, you see                  TAXI Terry’s Taxi 613-476-2716
The County as the Loyalist settlers first saw it!                        Cronkie’s Taxi 613-476-7678
SERVICE: Winter and Spring 30 min. service,                              T&J’s Taxi 613-393-1800

Spring Weekend + Holidays 15 min service.                BUS SERVICE - Sorry, there is no municipal service, but
Summer 15 min service. Call ferry office
613-476-2641 for full schedule or Google Glenora Ferry.          Deseronto Transit, a local private service, runs a shuttle
                                                                  between Picton, Bloomfield, Wellington and Belleville.

LExOplVorEe thGeOGrLeeFn?s!                              For details call 613-396-4008 or visit

at the West end of Wellington.
613-399-2357; 1-866-549-2357                        Only Picton has an urban sewer system. Everywhere else in The                               County uses septic tanks. Summer tourism season puts huge
                                                    pressure on smaller areas, so
Hwy 49, 1 mile north of Picton.       PLEASE USE THE PUBLIC FACILITIES.
613-476-2222. Some days restricted.
                                      When small County businesses restrict their toilets to Customers Only, they’re
                                      not being mean. Their disposal systems simply cannot handle the demand.
                                      Here’s where to find well maintained public washrooms:

BARCOVEN GOLF AND COUNTRY CLUB        CONSECON: In summer there’s a public toilet in the town centre park.
County Rd. 64 west of Carrying Place  BLOOMFIELD: Great loos behind the Town Hall 289 Main Street.
613-475-2155.                         WELLINGTON: 3 Locations! Government Docks at 153 Main St.;
                                      in Wellington Park beside the United Church and on the Wellington Beach.
                                      CHERRY VALLEY: at the red brick Athol Town Hall, 1685 County Rd. 10

                                      ... AND YOU’RE “WELCOME TO GO” AT ALL COUNTY LIBRARIES

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