Trans Canada Trail

Enjoy Kawartha's own section of Canada's National trail.


Senior Outdoor Activity

As an older adult, regular physical activity is one of the most important things you can do for your health, fitness, and quality of life. Additionally, studies have shown that simply being in nature has a dramatic effect on the body, mind, and spirit. Combined, outdoor physical activity is vital for improving and maintaining your overall physical health and mental well-being.

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Explore our Trail Map

Plan your route and explore the varied landscapes, points of interest, and amenities along the path of the Kawartha Trans Canada Trail. The trail offers recreation for people of all ages and abilities, across all four seasons!

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Trail News

Tuesday, July 26, 2022

On July 23rd and 24th, a group of 35 riders with Ontario By Bike set off from Uxbridge and travelled along the trail to Peterborough, with an overnight stay in Lindsay. Ontario By Bike organizes group rides across the province for every level of rider. For more information, visit their website.

ontario by bike group on trail

ontario by bike

ontario by bike group on trail

ontario by bike dinner

Tuesday, June 07, 2022

wildflower planting along the trail

wildflower planting group

Funds provided by New Horizon Senior’s Grant allowed for 450 wildflower plants to be planted along sections of the Kawartha Trans Canada Trail. Partnership with Adelaide Place Retirement Home, Fleming College, and volunteers from the village of Reaboro had seniors and students plant the native wildflowers.

Wednesday, September 15, 2021

ktct 2021 trail survey results

The 2021 Trail Survey results are in! A total of 74 surveys were completed by users on the trail. The surveys occurred at the end of July and early August at three locations along the trail. Thank you to everyone who participated!

You can view the entire survey with all the results here.

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