Peterson Rd. runs east-west between Maynooth and Harcourt. At the north end start in the village of Maynooth (23 kms north of Bancroft). At the south end get to Harcourt on Hwy 648, which is 32 kms west of Bancroft.
This is a beautiful ride, through dense and lush wooded areas. Very little traffic to contend with.
Great winding road, with abrupt turns and sweeping curves. Road surfaces vary from asphalt to packed tar and chip. Seasonal conditions may change or road work may exist.
No amenities at all along the route but the village of Maynooth has gas and Maynooth a summer Farmers' Market open every Saturday from the last Saturday in May to the Saturday of Thanksgiving weekend. A wide range of offerings include: local produce, plants & flowers, maple syrup, homemade breads & baked goods, infused herb & berry vinegars, jams/jellies, meats, jewelry, clothings, crafts and more. At Maynooth Community Centre, east end of Maynooth on Hwy.62