Self-Guided New Brunswick Snowmobile Tour Itinerary
New Brunswick Snowmobile Tour Day One
Trailer to Edmundston (drive time from Greater Toronto Area: approx. 11 hours). Where To Stay: Travelodge (506) 735-5525. NB12 runs right behind this motel located on beside the Trans Canada Highway at Exit 13B.
New Brunswick Snowmobile Tour Day Two
Completed ride Edmundston to Grand Falls – 100 km (10 hrs due to storm) via NB12. Fuel: St-Basile, Grand Falls. (Intended Ride from Edmundston to Woodstock to stay at Howard Johnson on LT440.) Where We Stayed: Quality Inn Pres du Lac, Grand Falls. NB12 runs just a block with a local trail access.
New Brunswick Snowmobile Tour Day Three
Ride from Grand Falls to Fredericton. Completed ride 200 km south (7.5 hrs) via NB12, NB44, NB15, NB44. Fuel: Florenceville, Fredericton. Lunch: Florenceville (Intended ride: 260 km via NB12 south/LT448 south/LT431 south/LT436 east/NB12 south/LT745 east/NB32 east/LT733 north/LT722 north) Where To Stay: Riverside Resort & Conference Centre. Located on the north bank of the Saint John River with sled access from north by LT722 after crossing Keswick River; from south by LT722 across Saint John River.
New Brunswick Snowmobile Tour Day Four
Ride from Fredericton to Miramichi – 200 km (7 hrs) via NB44 east/NB15 north/LT712 east/NB42 north/NB52east. Fuel: Miramichi. Where To Stay: Howard Johnson. Located on the west side of the Miramichi River on NB52 with sled access from west by land trail; from east by river crossing (turn right under highway bridge).
New Brunswick Snowmobile Tour Day Five
Ride from Miramichi to Moncton – 270 km (8 hrs) via NB52 east/NB21 east/LT535 south/LT530 southwest/LT690 south/NB52 south/LT646 south. Fuel & Lunch: Rexton. Where To Stay: Hampton Inn (506) 855-4819. LT646 travels right behind the hotel.
New Brunswick Snowmobile Tour Day Six
Ride from Moncton to Sussex area – 230 km (8 hrs) via LT646 west/goat path along highway/NB34 south/NB31 west/LT850 north/LT846 north/LT848 south/LT852 south/NB31 west/LT815 south/LT811. Fuel and lunch: Elgin. Where To Stay: Adair’s Wilderness Lodge Located in the heart of the Fundy Highlands snowbelt with direct access from LT811.
New Brunswick Snowmobile Tour Day Seven
Ride from Sussex area to Miramichi – 295 km (7 hrs) via LT811 north/ NB31 east/LT852 north/LT820 north/NB15 north/LT703 east/LT707 east/LT780 east/NB52 north. Fuel: Chipman. Lunch: Queen’s County Inn, Chipman. Where To Stay: Howard Johnson. (see Day Four).
New Brunswick Snowmobile Tour Day Eight
Ride from Miramichi to Bathurst via Acadian Peninsula – 315 km (9 hrs) via NB52 north/LT515 east/NB48 east/NB19 west. Fuel & Lunch: Caraquet Where To Stay: Atlantic Host Hotel. NB19 runs through the back parking lot.
New Brunswick Snowmobile Tour Day Nine
Ride from Bathurst to Edmundston via Moose Valley – 365 km (8 hrs) via NB19 west/NB28 north/NB17 west/NB12 north. Fuel: Saint-Quentin. Lunch: Chalets Restigouche, Kedgwick River. Where To Stay: Travelodge (see Day One).
New Brunswick Snowmobile Tour Day Ten
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