This route follows the fully paved shoulders on Highway 654 along Lake Nipissing’s south shore. A worthwhile side trip along Tillicum Bay Road will take cyclists to Lake Nipissing. The route loops back along Highway 534 through the community of Powassan and then along the backroads to Astorville. Groulx Road near Astorville has a mixed gravel surface. Lake Nosbonsing Road currently has narrow shoulders with moderate traffic volumes.