Hiking The Bruce Trail
The MOST popular hiking trail in Ontario.
Saturday 6 August 2016 01:51 GMT
Southwest of Toronto near Hamilton, the 1,200 hectare Dundas Valley Conservation Area has a 40 km section of the Bruce Trail. It is located along the Niagra Escarpment through rolling deciduous forests past several waterfalls. The Bruce Trail is over 500 miles long running from Queenston to Tobermony and has 125 miles of side trails.
To reach the hiking trailhead from Dundas, follow Route 403 to Main Street in Hamilton. Continue east on Main Street to Osler Drive. Follow Osler to Governors Road and head east to the DVCA entrance.
Overall, Bruce Trail is the 1st most popular hiking trail of all 21 hikes in Ontario. Several of the better hiking trails are nearby Bruce Trail including Durham Forest, Ganaraska Forest, Etobicoke Creek Trails and Dundas Valley Conservation Area.