This photo taken by our volunteer trail workers shows what someone with a cross bow did to an Access sign at the start of the trail on Willoughby Rd. A disturbing bit of vandalism. Photo Credit: Joan Richard
And it’s no wonder: even the overcast sky and occasional light rain couldn’t dampen the spirits of the 62 participants, including 6 children, aboard the Credit Valley Explorer! We sold out our train car and raised in total $1,385 for the Bruce Trail Conservancy. The train left the station in Orangeville for a 3-hour ride down … Read more
A successful event requires a lot of organization and the help of many reliable volunteers. The hikers enjoyed great refreshment stops along the way. And everyone was in great cheer. The numbers: Hikers registered: 129 2 day badges awarded: 36 3 day badges awarded: 27 Regular section badges awarded: 5 Highlights (not in order): Colleen’s … Read more
At the request of the landowner, the Turnbull Side Trail is now closed for the hunting season until December 31st. To prevent access from the Laidlaw Side Trail, we have removed the steps on the north side of the stile. We will be able to reinstall the steps following this temporary closure even if there … Read more
In spite of the weather forecast, the rain held off and sun was out and shining at Glen Haffy Conservation Area on Sunday, October 2nd! The start of one of several hikes … The selfie photo booth … Helping to build a boardwalk … Thank you to all of the volunteers, sponsors and participants who came … Read more
For several years now Ray Matsalla and Dave Platt organized these outings, one each Spring and Fall, just having completed their thirty third outing. Originally doing it was a ‘one off’ event, and by request they continued! However, Ray and Dave have decided to retire from organizing the event and hope that somebody will come … Read more
On September 15th, Oak Ridges Trail Association (ORTA) held the official opening of its western trailhead and new sign located beside the Bruce Trail a half kilometre south of Coolihans Road. Several Bruce Trail members attended and shared stories about the transfer of our former Palgrave Side Trail to ORTA. photo credits: Joan Richard
Sunday, October 16th, 2016 – 11:30am All the tickets for this year’s event are sold out and we still have a long waiting list. We are looking forward to seeing you on the train for this great fundraising event!