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Freewheeling Adventures

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Since 1987 Freewheeling Adventures has been running cycling tours in Canada, Europe, South America and Iceland. For an extraordinary active holiday experience, you can choose from bicycle tours, walking tours, sea-kayak paddling trips, or multisport...more
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2118 Highway 329, Hubbards, Nova Scotia B0J 1T0, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

First, let me say my husband and I have been remiss in not reviewing Freewheeling Adventures prior to now. We have taken five different trips with FW since 2015 (when we were 59). All of them have been self-guided. Full disclosure: Please understand that we...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Funontwowheels, General Manager at Freewheeling Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your kind review. We love what we do, especially when we know you are so delighted with the results, and we can read such nice appreciative feedback. We look forward to planning for you again!

Reviewed January 31, 2019

I have been on 2 guided cycling trips in Canada with Freewheeling; the Eastern Townships of Quebec and Cape Breton, and I would certainly do more if time allowed. My experience on both trips was very pleasurable, everything was taken care, all I had to...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Freewheeling A, Owner at Freewheeling Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded February 1, 2019

Thank you for your kind review. Your enjoyment becomes ours too. We look forward to organizing for you again.

Reviewed August 17, 2018

Context: We have taken 4 sponsored bike trips previously, and this one was by far our least favorite. In fairness, much of it was excellent, but the parts that weren't are so important (safety) that we know we won't be dealing with Freewheeling again. Further...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Freewheeling A, Manager at Freewheeling Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded August 20, 2018

Thank you for taking the time to communicate. There are some good, kind, and constructive comments, and we will enhance our communication about the possible dangers as a result of your impressions - thank you. Our driver is instructed to be available to help you...More

Reviewed July 29, 2018

We spent a week in July riding the Confederation Trail from tip to tip (Northwest Lighthouse to Northeast Lighthouse). From the moment we began to plan this trip, the staff (Wilma) was very helpful and accommodating. Our guides, Steve and Hailey, we extremely knowledgeable about...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Freewheeling A, Manager at Freewheeling Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded July 30, 2018

Thank you, Kathy and Mark. We and our guides love to hear that you enjoyed yourselves so much!

Reviewed July 21, 2018

Last month I did a cycling trip to Iceland and It was awesome! I would highly recommend freewheeling adventures. Our guides were informative, helpful and friendly! Special mention to Hugh who kept us well fed and our picnic lunches each day were a treat. Our...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Freewheeling A, Manager at Freewheeling Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded July 23, 2018

Thank you for your kind review. We agree that it's an awesome trip! We're working on another itinerary in the Westfjords, and hope you can return for that one too.

Reviewed July 11, 2018

This review is for Nova Scotia South Shore & Fundy Bike Tour I have written a review of just day 1 and the conclusions but sent the review of the whole trip and other days to Freewheel. Background My wife and I have been on...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Freewheeling A, General Manager at Freewheeling Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded July 12, 2018

Thank you for taking time to review your experience with Freewheeling Adventures. We are glad you recognized the excellent picnic lunches and dinners, and that you had a good time. We understand your frustration about the pickup being late. We strive to pick up everyone...More

Reviewed July 9, 2017

Did the West Tip to East Tip Bike Escorted Bike Tour in early July 2017. Bonus was not a drop of rain for the entire 6 days just plenty of sun and SPF. Guides are dedicated, enlightening and accommodating. They make sure we are having...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed February 5, 2017

When Nova Scotians say "a few hills" they actually mean lots of hills with a few that are especially challenging. But the effort was worth it. The guides were very familiar with both the terrain and surrounding sites worth visiting, and their morning briefings gave...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed October 14, 2016 via mobile

Hiked Cape Breton Island for 7 days with 14 people of varying abilities. They made it work to everyone's delight! The food was excellent as well as the accommodations. At lunch break on a longer hike they pulled out hot coffee and tea served in...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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Freewheeling A, Owner at Freewheeling Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded October 17, 2016

Thank you for recognizing the talent of our guides in keeping the group happy in spite of varying abilities. That probably speaks to the general generosity of the group, too - a true adventure partnership we all appreciate as we try to make the experience...More

Reviewed October 12, 2016

5 years ago we did one of freewheeling Italy guided bike tours thru Italy. There happened to be only 4 in our group and it was amazing. Beyond expectations so when freewheeling e mailed us about our future travels my husband mentioned that we were...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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Freewheeling A, Owner at Freewheeling Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded October 17, 2016

Thank you for your review, and for recognizing the quality of your guide, lodging, and cuisine again. We prefer to include two guides on all Freewheeling adventures, but with small private groups such as yours it is normally not viable without adjusted cost. At the...More

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