This whirlwind tour will depart from the Ottawa Visitors Center at 4 p.m. Local historian, and owner of Awesome Ottawa Tours, Tom Aussem will be conducting this entertaining pedal-powered glimpse into Ottawa's past.
During this two-hour, five-mile long, tour you will hear the hidden histories of behind this scenic riverfront town. Guests will learn about the I&M Canal's brief, but significant, impact on Starved Rock Country, hear the fascinating legal drama behind Ottawa's historic courthouses, and take in the beautiful architecture and infrastructure of the late 1800s.
This immersive tour is suitable for all ages, provided they are proficient bike riders. Awesome Ottawa Tours recommends you know your children's limits before signing up, as you will be biking approximately five miles.
When you book your, you will have the option to bring your own bike, or borrow one of Awesome Ottawa Tour's fleet of cruiser bikes. Spaces are limited, so act fast.
To book your spot alongside John Pugh, visit: www.awesomeottawabike.com/acuity-scheduling