Parks and Trails in Canada

Parks & Trails in Canada

Trails In Canada

Canada-wide
Trans-Canada Trail - a trail-in-the-making that will stretch from British Columbia to Newfoundland and link all ten provinces
Hike Canada - National Hiking Trail - working toward a foot trail across Canada
Alberta
Banff National Park Self-guided Trails, Hiking and Backpacking on over 1600km (not continuous)
Skyline Hikers - Canadian Rockies hiking experience since 1933
 
British Columbia
The Galloping Goose Regional Trail - a 60-km trail on Vancouver Island following a former rail line
West Coast Trail - a continuous 77-km trail from Port Renfrew to Bamfield on Vancouver Island
Newfoundland
East Coast Trail Association - a continuous 270-km trail from Cape St. Francis to Cape Race on the island
Northwest Territories
Canol Heritage Trail a remote 230-km trial from Macmillan Pass to Norman Wells
Ontario
Bruce Trail Camping - Complete camping chart (by trail section)
Bruce Trail Organization - a continuous 800-km trail from Tobermory to Niagara Falls along the Niagara Escarpment
Central Ontario Loop Trail (COLT) a shared-use, regional trail initiative that links existing trails in five counties in Central Ontario
Friends of Seaton Trail - Over 10km of hiking along Duffins Creek
Grand Valley Trails Association - a marked footpath stretching more than 250 km between Rock Point Provincial Park on Lake Erie to the Town of Alton
Rock Point Provincial Park - Ontario Parks reservation and information
Toronto Bruce Trail Club
Ganaraska Hiking Trail - a continuous 500-km trail from Port Hope to Glen Huron. The Wilderness section is reported to be one of the most challenging blazed trails in Canada.
Humber Valley Heritage Trail - a trail along the Humber Valley from Bolton Ontario to the Caledon Trailway.
Rideau Trail Association a 300km hiking trail from Kingston to Ottawa
Voyageur Trail Association - a continuous trail from Manitoulin Island to Thunder Bay along Lake Superior.
Lake Ontario Waterfront Trail - a 325 kilometre trail along the shore of Lake Ontario 

Camping in Ontario Parks

Ontario Parks home page

Balsam Lake 
RR #1, Kirkfield, K0M 2B0

(705) 454-1077
1 - 2 hrs from Aurora, Uxbridge, Scugog, Ganaraska

Bass Lake 
PO Box 2178, Orillia, L3V 6S1

(705) 326-7054
1 - 2 hrs from Aurora, Uxbridge, Scugog, Ganaraska

Darlington
RR #2, Bowmanville, L1C 3K3

(905) 436-2036
½ - 1 hour drive from Ganaraska, Scugog, Uxbridge

Earl Rowe 
PO Box 872, Alliston, L9R 1W1

(705) 435-4331
½ - 2 hour drive from Caledon, King, Aurora

Sibbald Point 
RR #2, Sutton West, L0E 1R0

(905) 722-8061
½ - 1 hr from Uxbridge, Aurora, Scugog , Ganaraska
 

Camping in Conservation Areas

Albion Hills Conservation Area
Hwy 50, Mun. # 16500, Palgrave, L0N 1P0
(905) 880-0227 1-800-838-9921
Within Caledon section of trail

Elora Gorge Conservation Area
Box 356, Elora, N0B 1S0
(519) 846-9742
½ - 2 hour drive from Caledon, King, Aurora

Indian Line Campground
5 Shoreham Drive, Toronto, M5N 3S4
(905) 678-1233
½ - 1 hour drive from Caledon, King, Aurora

Tottenham Conservation Area
Mill Street West, Tottenham, L0G 1W0
(705) 435-6219
½ - 2 hour drive from Caledon, King, Aurora 

 

Camping in Municipal Parks

Centennial Park Family Campground
RR #3, Kirkfield, K0M 2B0
(705) 438-3251
1 - 1 ½ hr drive from Uxbridge, Scugog, Ganaraska

Glen Rouge Park
1 Eastville Ave, Scarborough, M1M 2N5
(416) 392-8186
½ - 1 ½ hour drive from all sections

 

Camping in Private Parks

Cedar Beach Park
RR #2, Stouffville
(905) 642-1700
½ - 2 hour drive from all sections

Cedar Valley Resort
Box 135, 4739 Cedar Valley Rd., Orono
(905) 786-2562
½ - 1 hour drive from Ganaraska, Scugog, Uxbridge

Leisure Time Trailer Park
8431 Hwy 9, RR #1, Palgrave
(905) 880-4921
½ - 1 ½ hour drive from Caledon, King, Aurora

Nor-Halton Park
RR #1, Acton
(519) 853-2959
½ - 1 ½ hour drive from Caledon, King, Aurora

Toronto North Campground and RV Resort
RR # 1, Hwy 400 & 88, Bradford
(905) 775-1377
½ - 2 hour drive from all sections

Toronto North Cookstown KOA
RR #1, Cookstown
(705) 458-2267
½ - 2 hour drive from all sections