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Ontario Trail News

Find all the latest news about trails in Ontario for walking, hiking, cycling, skiing, snowmobiling, ATVing or horseback riding. 

Includes notices published in the press or other public media relating to trails in Ontario.

FEBRUARY 11-20, 2023 - FOR A FULL LIST SEE the Ontario Trails Blog

Spring into birding with Lake Simcoe conservation authority - Barrie News

Barrie Today

The Lake Simcoe Region Conservation Authority is hosting a family-friendly event on Saturday, March 11, 2023, from 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Scanlon ...

How to spend a day in Burlington Ontario - blogTO


After breakfast, head to Mount Nemo Conservation Area for a winter hike with stunning views of the Niagara Escarpment and the surrounding countryside.

Conservation authority shows kids where the wild things are - Barrie News

Barrie Today

Nottawasaga Valley Conservation Authority hosts interactive learning session at Painswick branch of Barrie Public Library.

Communities across Renfrew County come together to host successful Ontario Winter Games

Pembroke Observer

Following the competition, some Renfrew residents even had a chance to put on their skis and check out the cross-country trail, which was built ...

Alberta to make announcement about provincial trails - CTV News Edmonton

CTV News Edmonton

Cross country skiing trails in Alberta. ... 'I'm angry at the Ontario government': Ottawa couple pays $80,000 out of pocket for cancer treatment.

Family Day at the Summerstown Trails - Cornwall Seaway News

Cornwall Seaway News

Special activities will be organized and we hope to see you there! We'll have free ski, snowshoe and fat bike rentals, volunteers to act as guides on ...

Etienne Brule Park is a serene escape in Toronto along a winding river - blogTO


Étienne Brûlé Park is a beautiful park along the Humber River in Toronto, with many trails to escape into nature without having to leave the city.

Snowmobile season hit hard with limited trail access in Simcoe County, Muskoka - CTV News Barrie

CTV News Barrie

The manager of Mid Ontario Snowmobile Trails calls this the worst snowmobile season since ... Who shot multiple times at senior walking his dog?

Nordic Ski Championships coming to Huntsville - The Bay 88.7FM #WeAreMuskoka

Hunters Bay Radio

The Ontario University Athletic (OUA) Nordic Ski Championships will be taking place in Huntsville at Arrowhead Nordic Center Provincial park from ...

Getting along with wildlife this hiking and camping season | Toronto Sun

Toronto Sun

Encounters with wild animals are not as uncommon some city folk might think — in southern Ontario, for instance, coyote sightings are becoming ...

New pedestrian bridge expected to open in late spring - My North Bay Now

My North Bay Now

The North Bay-Mattawa Conservation Authority (NBMCA) says the installation of the 28 metre pre-fabricated bridge means the Chippewa Creek Erosion ...

Even conservatives pan Doug Ford's Greenbelt plan | - Hamilton Spectator

Hamilton Spectator

... expansions despite the abundance of existing land for new housing and slashing protections offered by Ontario's conservation authorities.


Cornwall Seaway News

The 9th Annual Summerstown Forest Dion Snowshoe Race was held on ... are available on the Dion Eastern Ontario Snowshoe Running Series website.

Hamilton councillors accelerate cycling master plan to create connectivity across city

Hamilton Spectator

Tammy Hwang envisions an accelerated cycling master plan to save taxpayers money as well as maximize the city's active transportation network.

The World's Best Snowmobile Destination campaign driving visitors to Northern Ontario

Timmins Today

Snowmobiling brings in tourism revenue through the sales of snowmobile rentals, trail passes, and other related services. Additionally, many local ...

FEBRUARY 1-10, 2023
Kitchener hosts Friday group ride for Winter Bike to Work Day
Kitchener hosts Friday group ride for Winter Bike to Work Day ... opened separated bike lanes - including those on Cedar Street, Ontario Street, ...
Cross-country skiing brings women together at Hiawatha Highlands - Sault Ste. Marie News
Hosted by the Soo Finnish Nordic Ski Club and Hiawatha Highlands, ... the unique trail system is one that they describe as a rare find in Ontario.
Winter adventure awaits: Ontario's Provincial Parks open for the season - Timmins Today
The 400 m ice-skating trail is the premier winter attraction (and best-kept secret!), but the park also offers cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, ...
Renfrew County 2023 Ontario Winter Games kicks off | The Eganville Leader
“I was born and raised here just down the road in Eganville and I ran down this hill and got my first taste of cross-country running,” she said.
Most trails in Parry Sound area closed until weather improves
According to the Ontario Federation of Snowmobile Clubs' guide map, almost all of the trails in our region are either closed or open with limited ...
Annual Snowshoe Race at Summerstown Trails - Cornwall Seaway News
The annual Summerstown Forest Dion Snowshoe Race (7.7 km) is part of the Dion Ontario Snowshoe Running Series which is held in various locations in ...
Ontario police, snowmobilers advocating for sled safety after fatal incident - Global News
Following a fatal incident on the weekend, Ontario Provincial Police and seasoned snowmobilers are warning people to be safe out on the trails.
Bracebridge snowmobiler in GTA trauma centre after collision - CTV News Barrie
... Federation of Snowmobile Clubs' (OFSC) trails in the Midland area between Feb. ... European family moves to Toronto in long-term Airbnb.
Watch the inaugural edition of Trans Canada Trail's new virtual conversation series, Trail Talk Live
First Trail Talk Live conversation is a highlight of Trans Canada Trail's ... Postmedia Network Inc. | 365 Bloor Street East, Toronto, Ontario, ...
Central Hastings, Ont. man charged with stealing an ATV - Kingston |
An investigation by the Quinte West detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police has led to the arrest of a Centre Hastings man.
Sudbury police ride snowmobiles in support of Special Olympics - CTV Northern Ontario
Dozens came out with their sleds for the chance to shred the trails with police Sunday morning. The Sudbury Trail Plan parking lot was quite busy ...
Going snowshoeing is now as easy as taking out a library card. ... Alcock said a lot of libraries in Northeastern Ontario have done something like ...
Protect and preserve our land, forest and fauna says OFSC - North Bay News
February is National Snowmobile Environment Month, and the Ontario Federation of Snowmobile Clubs is reminding trail riders that snowmobilers have ...
Councillors vote down controversial proposed tobogganing ban in Oshawa | CBC News
... but two municipal parks in a city east of Toronto was voted down after ... committee meeting and another council cycle and upset more people." ...
Chutes Provincial Park is a scenic escape in Ontario with waterfalls and rapids - blogTO
Chutes Provincial Park is a peaceful, small campground which makes for a lovely winter escape. The park has beautiful wooded trails to explore, ...
Popular trail lost to snowmobilers - Yahoo News Canada
Uxbridge snowmobile aficionados have lost a popular access route to their network of trails through northern Ontario. On January 13, the Heart of ...
PHOTOS: Explore the trails at Hersey year-round - Timmins News
The trails are accessible year-round and users can choose from a ... Tourism for helping to expand local news coverage in Timmins, Ontario.
Snowmobilers Should Check Conditions Before Heading Out This Weekend - Muskoka 411
Southern Georgian Bay OPP and staff of the Mid Ontario Snowmobile Clubs (MOST) remind snowmobilers that although trail conditions have improved, ...
Sledders rejoice! Snow depth now above normal - North Bay News
... Bay-Mattawa Conservation Authority (NBMCA), which measures snow depth and water content as part of its Flood Forecasting and Warning Program.
Hit the slopes and trails at Snow Valley in Barrie - CHCH
Go for a snowshoe at night on a tiki torch lined trail, hit the slopes on your skis or snowboard or fly down the hills in a snowtube.
OFSC urges snowmobilers to 'treat Mother Nature respectfully' - Halton Hills News
... and the Ontario Federation of Snowmobile Clubs (OFSC) is marking the occasion by reminding trail riders that they have a collective interest ...
Gee! Haw! Mushers hit the trails for fun event in Wanup | Sudbury Star
More Sudburians getting into dogsledding as way to exercise pets. ... more than a decade ago and competed in formal races in Ontario and Quebec.
Nearly 75% of sledding trails open in Simcoe County - CTV News Barrie
Kevin Hagen, Mid Ontario Snowmobile Trails manager, said there are a lot of trails to choose from. "I have over 1000 kilometres of trail open in my ...
Hikers can look forward to new trail network in Thunder Bay region -
Northwestern Ontario Recreational Trails Association hopes to start work ... horseback riding, snowshoeing, cross-country skiing and dogsledding.
Grey-Bruce snowmobile trail availability 'increasing by the day' | Goderich Signal Star
... making sure no trees or debris have fallen over the trail, and we have managed to get a lot of groomers out as well,” Ontario Federation of ...
Local News Video | Top Headlines - Watch CTV News Northern Ontario
Go to Site. Bomb squad called when boys find grenade on hiking trail.