The Lake Simcoe trail winds along Lake Dr. adjacent to the shores of Lake Simcoe through a typical urban/cottage landscape, offering travellers the only visible access to Lake Simcoe. For a portion of its length, the Lake Simcoe Trail follows the bed of the Lake Simcoe Junction Railway, that in 1907 connected Jackson's Point to Toronto. Migrating waterfowl and other wildlife including fox, deer, skunks, racoons and weasels can be found along the trail. It is approximately 50 km in length, extending from its eastern terminals in Virginia.
Access Point(s): With parking starting from south of Town: Ravenshoe Rd., Young’s Harbour, Glenwoods Dr., Church St. (Simcoe St. parking only), Maple Leaf Park, Civic Centre, Willow Beach Conservation Area, Willow Beach Wharf - Kennedy Rd., De La Salle Park, Jackson’s Point, Sibbald Point Provincial Park. There are several areas for parking along the way one being at the western section of the trail at Lake Dr. and Ravenshoe Road.
Central - Lake Dr. & Church St;
Central - Dalton Rd. & Lake Dr. East
South - Lake Dr. & Ravenshoe Road;
East - Hadden Rd. & Highway 48 (Virginia);
Total Approximate Distance: 50 km (trail can be hiked in small portions)
Parking: Designated areas along roadside
Surface of Trail: Asphalt (roadway)
For More Information: Town of Georgina
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