Hamilton to brantford rail trail mountain biking trail dundas. Designed for cyclists, hikers, and equestrians, its the first to provide complete and. This place is situated in nipissing district, ontario, canada, its geographical coordinates are 46 35 0 north, 80 11 0 west and its original name with diacritics is river valley. Trail map humber valley heritage trail association. Welcome to algonquin provincial park ontario parks. Trail map of the huron valley trail from dixboro road north of londonderry dr. The railway, affectionately known as to hell and back, provided transportation to communities along its route from 1894. This hike in dundas valley follows the niagara escarpment edge for some distance encountering four ancaster waterfalls along the marked trail map. It is also the starting point for numerous guided hikes and natureoriented workshops. Fullcolour map and trail descriptions purchase includes links to 5 pdf files.
The main loop circles the park and is a popular ride but. All dogs in the dundas valley conservation area and trails must be on a leash at all times. Map 08 iroquoia merrick side trail trail reroutes bruce trail. Main loop trail guide 2005 page 2 ontario conservation areas. Get your printed copy of the guide in the info centre, behind the bowen library in snug cove. You must confirm all information, especially snow and weather conditions, in the three valleys before you ski or board. Trail standards defined by the parks division of the nova scotia department of natural resources. The area contains a trailhead of the hamiltonbrantfordcambridge trails, canadas first fully developed interurban multi. Old colony road parking oak ridges trail cedar valley conservation authority.
Powered by 100% renewable energy city of fredericton. Let us know what you think at email protected see the general location of the trails in the map below. A replica of a victorian train station, the dundas valley trail centre is the hub of the valley s trail network. Dundas valley conservation area a healthy watershed for everyone.
Terrain a mix of old roads and paths asphalt, gravel, crushed stone. Conservation authority regulations require dogs to be on leash, for the safety of the wildlife of the area, but also for the safety of school groups that are in the dundas valley for environmental education programs. The kawartha trans canada trail offers a natural recreational corridor for people of all ages and abilities. Dundas valley conservation area hamilton conservation authority. Paved and mostly flat, the huron valley trail links several suburban communities, parks, and a large recreation area while providing connections to a growing network of trails. The humber valley heritage trail association is a group of enthusiastic volunteers who have accepted the responsibility for developing and maintaining a pedestrian trail through the humber river valley from the trans canada trail on humber station road near albion hills conservation area in the town of caledon, through bolton, to binder twine park in kleinburg in the city of vaughan. The above map shows the network of old roads and trails. Check out the ontario trails council for details about some of the specific trails around the province. About the huron valley rail trail the huron valley trail extends along the former grand trunk railroad from the city of south lyon, through lyon township and into milford township, then south on old plank road to pontiac trail, and east on pontiac trail along the north side of lyon oaks county park to the wixom city boundary. The curling club could host the worlds best and is supported by a warm group of enthusiasts that revel in comradery and family.
Best trails in dundas valley conservation area ontario. The information on j2ski concerning the three valleys, where not clearly factual, is opinion only and is neither definitive or exhaustive. Become a member grand valley trails association gvta. Dundas peak, hamilton, ontario at the top of the trail it. The dobson trail is a 58 kilometre trail that starts in the town of riverview and goes all the way to fundy national park. At the top of the trail it overlooks the whole city. Find the best rail trails in ontario to bicycle on. The golf club has been perfected over decades and while the golf course is the headline, the real value is in our members.
Huron valley trail map dixboro road north of londonderry dr. Mountain biking irresponsibly during the covid19 pandemic puts you and others at risk. L09f dundas valley ancaster waterfalls torontohiking. The grand valley trail is a marked footpath of about 250 km that follows the grand river watershed, starting near the town of alton to the rivers outflow near the town of port maitland. Designed for cyclists, hikers, and equestrians, its. Its 40kilometre trail system provides a connection to the bruce trail. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash. Click here for a new fullscreen, mobilefriendly, gpsenabled trail map. Combination of onstreet and trails unpaved on rail trail in dundas valley. The trail system welcome to the dundas valley share. To report vandalism, unauthorized use or trail maintenance concerns, contact. Dundas valley conservation area hamilton all you need. If you dont want to go north, look for the bikeway down the valley at the south west corner of the intersection. Maps map at trailhead, signs on trail some were missing.
Ontario trail maps ontario cycling maps hiking bike. Some are short yet steep and you might opt to walk up them. Map of dundas valley, nsw 2117 dundas valley is a suburb in the northern suburbs district of sydney, in the state of new south wales, australia. Trail map humber valley heritage trail association bolton. The maps provided here can all be found together in the bowen island trail guide, created by the rotary club of bowen island and rob wall. The trail crosses tower road, levy road, route 910, prosser brook road and several others see map as it makes its way to shepody road on the border of fundy national park. The overnight rest area ora previously found at the end of the merrick side trail has been relocated close to the dundas valley trail centre adjacent to the. The hca network is organized along three major trails. Dundas valley is located 21 kilometres northwest of the sydney central business district in the local government area of the city of parramatta the valley has been shaped by the ponds creek, around which many of the areas parks are located. The conservation area contains more than 40k of trails to choose from, but on this, my inaugural hike of this guide, i was determined to see all of the falls the area. The dundas valley trail is a multiuse trail with great views in a forest setting. About the huron valley rail trail the huron valley trail. Looking for a great trail in dundas valley conservation area, ontario.
Caledon has over 260 km of publicly accessible trails, over 65 parks and many playgrounds, picnic areas, splash pads, tennis courts, sports fields, a leash free park, a skateboard park and many other amenities. Experience the art along your trip down the trail, or enjoy a moment along the river. L09f dundas valley ancaster waterfalls toronto hiking. The centre has a food concession, interpretive displays, brochures and maps detailing the dundas valley.
Horses on trail at the dundas valley visitor centre. Offering users a varied look at the unique, natural features along the recreational trail, including the beverly swamp, dundas valley and christie lake, the lafarge 2000 trail is an important part of the recreational trail network that surrounds the. Dundas valley is a suburb in the northern suburbs district of sydney, in the state of new south wales, australia. Huron valley trail map dixboro road north of londonderry. The trail has a mile of frontage along lyon oaks county park. Reviews, maps, photos and rail history to help you pick your next weekend outing with friends and family. This map now features a fair amount of backcountry trails and canoe routes. General cost capacity and management issues as set out by the parks division. Dundas valley in new south wales state on the street map. This conservation area offers the option of two hikes one along the top of the escarpment from websters falls, tews falls and dundas peak, and back. Cross the crosswalk north, on the west side of leslie and sheppard the gateway to the don river trail cant be missed. Forming a lowercase y shape, the trail can be divided into three sectionsnortheast, west, and southof fairly equal lengths. The dundas valley is a lush, hilly 1,200 hectares of forest featuring deciduous carolinian trees, streams and a 40kilometre trail.
Elevation flat in the valley with a few quick hills, some steep. The trail offers a number of activity options and is best used from march until october. Dundas valley conservation area hamilton conservation. Access via rotary park access via roenigk drive access via spry avenue access via baseline road access via nelson street the bowmanville valley trail travels along the west side of the bowmanville creek and features a number of. Forks of the credit provincial park at cataract falls. Our future plans include creating fully interactive maps as well, with feature information, virtual trail markers and other goodies. Dundas valley is a other mountain bike trail in dundas, ontario. Dundas valley conservation area hamilton all you need to. Your guide to yearround hiking adventures across hamilton from east to west the trails and views will leave you breathless.
The brochure, explore the hamiltonbrantfordcambridge trails, includes a map and descriptions of scenic. The data is volunteer based, and has varying degrees of accuracy. This historic railway bed is now a magnificent recreational corridor with a crushed limestone surface. Dundas valley mountain bike trail map, elevation profile, and. If you prefer to carry the most uptodate bruce trail information with you on your hikes, then the bruce trail app may be the map for you. The dundas valley conservation area, right at the west end of the lake near hamilton is a wonderful park with well treed loops here you will find many paths and even a rail trail that runs through it the bicycle paths are wide, mainly crushed gravel with some hilly sections. Maps map at trailhead, signs on trail some were missing facilities large parking lot, outhouse, snacks, water, washrooms at train station. A section of the bruce trail travels through the dundas valley. List of streets in dundas valley nsw click on street name to see the position on dundas valley street map. Street map of dundas valley new south wales, australia.
Dundas valley mountain bike trail in dundas, ontario. The third portion of the trail was completed in 1996. The hermitage, located just off the main loop trail, is a popular spot to visit while in the area. Select resorts also feature an additional trail map from partner, fatmap that provides a 3d view of the ski resort, including slope steepness and aspect, along with information on what its like to ski each. Spring creek trail in dundas valley connects warren park at the eastern end of the trail with the dundas trail centre at the western end. Apr, 2018 the recent announcement of the approval and opening of some sections of the 296km ottawa valley rail trail, connecting smiths falls to mattawa ontario, is exciting news for atv and snowmobile users as its been designated a multiuse trail, meaning it will be available for most trail users, pedestrians, bikes, dog sleds, horses, and best of. There are several paper and electronic map options available to you. Theres also a 2hour loop trail which passes by both waterfalls, dundas peak and then returns back.
You can buy a waterproof topographical dundas valley adventure map at the trail centre and hca main office. Dundas valley mountain bike trail map, elevation profile. Hamilton to brantford rail trail mountain biking trail. Exit at the east end of the sheppard subway station. The end of the trail or beginnning depending on which direction you choose starts just below laverty falls on. Dundas valley conservation area is located on the niagara escarpment in dundas, ontario, a constituent community of hamilton, ontario, and is owned and operated by the hamilton conservation authority. The trail in the don river valley park runs alongside the river, connecting torontos urban neighbourhoods and their communities to valuable greenspace. All scouted and written by the author of this site. For corporate and group sales inquiries, call 18883194722 or visit nservationhamilton.
Along the way, a footpath through a gorgeous valley, with plenty of hills, open fields, gloomy hemlock groves, and the lovely spring creek stitching it all together. Here you will find onroad and offroad cycling routes, cycling loops with descriptions, hiking and walking trails, and much more in a set of easytoread full colour regional maps. Plan out your day before heading to snow valley or navigate the mountain while youre at the resort with the latest snow valley trail maps. The ottawa valley rail trail northern ontario travel. Skiing, snowboarding and all winter sports involve risk of serious injury or death. Summer fun guide ontario has some of the most beautiful and extensive trail systems in the world. Dundas valley is located 21 kilometres northwest of the sydney central business district in the local government area of the city of parramatta. Brantford to hamilton rail trail grand river conservation authority. In addition to maintaining the trails, the gvta offers organized hikes and produces maps of the grand valley trail available in a printed guidebook and an.697 441 558 1387 1186 1216 747 157 973 571 183 1277 942 108 307 478 866 237 7 211 601 71 786 485 91 833 665 1097 1128 426 1386 438 1280 1435 1355 1326 503