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Welcome to the Eastern Ontario Trails, your guide to outdoor recreation and adventure in Eastern Ontario. With trail networks spreading from the Bay of Quinte, all the way north to Algonquin Park, there are endless ways for you and your family to discover Ontario’s history, natural environment and rural communities. Whether hiking, cycling, horseback riding, canoeing, ATVing or snowmobiling, are your pleasure, we have trails you’ll want to explore. You can visit for the day, or stay for the week. You can even customize your trip with one of our Stay and Play Packages. We’ll help you create the perfect route for independent travel.

Experience an unforgettable journey in one of the most beautiful landscapes in the world!

Your Gateway to the Trails!

Begin your journey in the great City of Belleville! Arrive in Belleville and unwind from the reality. Next, grab a bite to eat, or simply relax with a glass of wine in one of our many local restaurants or café’s. Be sure to experience the tranquility of the Waterfront Trail as it takes you on a breathtaking tour of the Bay of Quinte. Take a walk, go for a jog, or simply enjoy a nice picnic in one of the many beautiful parks along the trails. Experience all this and more before, or after hitting the trails!

The Centre Hastings Heritage Loop is a beautiful scenic trail that takes you on a tour along side the villages of Madoc, Marmora, and Stirling just to name a few! Enjoy the serenity of being at one with nature as you travel through the picturesque township of Madoc. You can also enjoy visiting the historic Marmora Mine. With two thirds of the mine now filled with water, it is the perfect attraction to all sorts of wildlife, bringing out the naturalist in everyone! Lastly make your way over to Stirling to visit the village that was awarded the title of Kraft Hockeyville 2012. With unbelievable community spirit, there are many shops that you’ll want to check out and the folks of Stirling will make you feel right at home. Do all this and more while touring the Central Hastings Heritage Loop.

Central Hastings Heritage Loop experience

  • Leave Tweed head west until you come to a bridge over a trail about 17km to 22 km out
  • Go down the ramp to the other trail below and head North you will come to Madoc at the end of the trail follow along a street until you come to the trail beside the Ambulance station go along side the ambulance station and follow the trail you will come to a long bridge and then you go out to # 7 highway.
  • Cross the highway follow the road beside Tim Hortons and around by the fuel station. You will come to # 62 highway
  • Follow # 62 highway until you come to Eldorado. Just north of the sign that says Eldorado at a corner you will see the trail turn left.
  • Go south on the trail
  • After riding about 30 km on the trail you will come to # 7 highway again cross over and follow the trail until you come to an intersection continue to head south most likely about another 25 km you will come to another intersection turn left and head towards Stirling. Go through Stirling following the trail.
  • You will cross a few bridges and then come to another intersection turn left and head north east but mostly north follow the trail until you come to the bridge that is above the trail. Go up the ramp and turn right head east back to Tweed

Come and enjoy the many features of the Eastern Ontario Trails!

Points of interest along the route

Drag Lake, Memorial Picnic area, Crookston bridge, Moria Lake, Deer Creek Bridge, Marmora Mine, Within Tweed Madoc Marmora and Stirling you will find accommodations, restaurants and fuel stations.

Let the Tweed to Bancroft Run entice your curiosity. This trail will take you from the charming village of Tweed to the rugged mineral capital of Canada, the town of Bancroft, with marvellous scenic attractions along the way! Start your journey in the Village of Tweed where you can check out the world’s smallest jailhouse! Or spend some time on the alluring Stoco Lake and catch a fish… or two. On the way why not stop by the Marmora Mine. With two thirds of the mine now filled with water, it is the perfect attraction to all sorts of wildlife, bringing out the naturalist in everyone. Now that you have reached your destination, be sure to check out the ever-popular Eagle’s Nest; A magnificent cliff that overlooks the York River Valley, the town of Bancroft and the forest that surrounds it. This is something you surely won’t want to miss. Experience all this and more on the Tweed to Bancroft Run.

Take the Tweed to Gunter Loop for an unforgettable experience through Ontario’s beautiful trails. Start your journey off in the quaint village of Tweed where you can check out the world’s smallest jailhouse! Or spend some time on the alluring Stoco Lake and catch a fish… or two. Stop by the Marmora Mine. With two thirds of the mine now filled with water, it is the perfect attraction to all sorts of wildlife, bringing out the naturalist in everyone. Travel the trail and let it take you past Gunter to the magnificent Bon Echo Provincial Park. Visit the grand Mazinaw Rock, a 1.5-kilometer sheer rock face rises 100 meters above Mazinaw Lake, one of the deepest lakes in Ontario; A great destination for painters, photographers and hikers alike. Do all this and more while touring the Tweed to Gunter Loop.

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INTERACTIVE TRAILS MAP

By the Way Cafe

Address

  • Street: 301 Victoria St. N
  • Postcode: K0K 3J0
  • City: Tweed
  • State: Ontario

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Sunny Side Up

Address

  • Street: 231 Durham St. S.
  • Postcode: K0K 2K0
  • City: Madoc
  • State: Ontario

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Tweedsmuir Tavern/Latinas Restaurant

Address

  • Street: 211 Victoria St. N.
  • Postcode: K0K 3J0
  • City: Tweed
  • State: ON

Contact

Bancroft Inn & Suites

Tour & Discover

Bancroft Ontario is one of Canada’s finest outdoor playgrounds. With an endless selection of recreational vehicle trails and natural resources to satisfy all ages, Bancroft and surroundings is sure to please. The Hastings Heritage Trail is a 156 km multi-use trail which follows an old abandoned railway line. It is a four season trail commonly used for walking, skiing, biking, horseback riding and recreational vehicle riders. The trail starts in Glen Ross to the south and heads north to Lake St. Peter. Enjoy the many stops along the way as you tour North Hastings.

Address

  • Street: 528 Hastings St. North, RR#1
  • Postcode: K0L 1C0
  • City: Bancroft
  • State: ON

Black River Retreat

Address

  • Street: 107939 Highway #7
  • Postcode: K0K 3J0
  • City: Tweed

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Lakeside Holidays Resort

Address

  • Street: 225 Victoria St. South
  • Postcode: KOK 3J0
  • City: Tweed
  • State: ON

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Limerick Lake Lodge

Address

  • Street: 123 Limerick Lodge Rd., RR#2
  • Postcode: K0L1W0
  • City: Gilmour

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Marmora KOA Campground

Located in a quiet setting in beautiful Central Ontario just off the Trans-Canada Highway. We have Cabins and trailors for rent. Campsites are also available for tents and trailors. Onsite recreation facilities include an indoor and outdoor pool, mini-golf, and a playground. We also have a convenience store available onsite. For more information please visit out website koa.com/campgrounds/marmora

Address

  • Street: 178 KOA Campground Rd.
  • Postcode: K0K 2M0
  • City: Marmora
  • State: Ontario

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Park Place Motel

Address

  • Street: 43 Victoria St. S. PO Box 257
  • Postcode: K0K 3J0
  • City: Tweed
  • State: Ontario

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Red Eagle Family Campground

Address

  • Street: 289 Wallaston Lake Rd.
  • Postcode: K0L 1P0
  • City: Coe Hill

Contact

  • Telephone: 613-337-5587

Trudeau's Park Resort

Trudeau Park was established in 1973 and has been responsible for providing the most exciting indoor and outdoor events in Ontario ever since. Trudeau Park Resort offers: Full in-house catering through the Resort Hotel Rooms On-site Camping Beach and Dock for Swimming and so much more!

Address

  • Street: 15 Trudeau Lane
  • Postcode: K0K 3J0
  • City: Tweed
  • State: Ontario

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White Pine Cottages

Address

  • Street: 184 C Centre Road
  • Postcode: K0L 2K0
  • City: Lake Saint Peter

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Beachwood Hollow Resort

Address

  • Street: 275 Victoria Street South
  • Postcode: K0K 3J0
  • City: Tweed

Contact

Bancroft Inn & Suites

Tour & Discover

Bancroft Ontario is one of Canada’s finest outdoor playgrounds. With an endless selection of recreational vehicle trails and natural resources to satisfy all ages, Bancroft and surroundings is sure to please. The Hastings Heritage Trail is a 156 km multi-use trail which follows an old abandoned railway line. It is a four season trail commonly used for walking, skiing, biking, horseback riding and recreational vehicle riders. The trail starts in Glen Ross to the south and heads north to Lake St. Peter. Enjoy the many stops along the way as you tour North Hastings.

Address

  • Street: 528 Hastings St. North, RR#1
  • Postcode: K0L 1C0
  • City: Bancroft
  • State: ON

Black River Retreat

Address

  • Street: 107939 Highway #7
  • Postcode: K0K 3J0
  • City: Tweed

Contact

Lakeside Holidays Resort

Address

  • Street: 225 Victoria St. South
  • Postcode: KOK 3J0
  • City: Tweed
  • State: ON

Contact

Beachwood Hollow Resort

Address

  • Street: 275 Victoria Street South
  • Postcode: K0K 3J0
  • City: Tweed

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725 Sports

Address

  • Street: 43 Putnam Industrial Rd.
  • Postcode: K8N 4Z6
  • City: Belleville
  • State: Ontario

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Belleville Sport & Lawn

Address

  • Street: 128 Church St.
  • Postcode: K8N 3B8
  • City: Belleville
  • State: ON

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Cosby Small Engines

Address

  • Street: 949 Hwy 62
  • Postcode: K0L 1P0
  • City: Coe Hill

Contact

  • Telephone: 613-337-5269

Dunford's Sales & Service

Address

  • Street: RR#3
  • Postcode: K0L 1Z0
  • City: Havelock
  • State: ON

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Madoc MTO

Address

  • Street: 26 St. Lawrence W.
  • Postcode: K0K 2K0
  • City: Madoc

Contact

  • Telephone: 613-473-5611

Palmateer's Abbatoir

Address

  • Street: 2553 Crookston Rd.
  • Postcode: K0K 3J0
  • City: Tweed

Contact

  • Telephone: 613-478-3801

Revival

Retro. Rustic. Reclaimed

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Address

  • Street: 886 Detlor Rd.
  • Postcode: K0L 2L0
  • City: L’Amable
  • State: ON

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Tweed Recreational Sport & Lawn

Address

  • Street: 621 Moira St., RR#3
  • Postcode: K0K 3J0
  • City: Tweed

Contact

  • Telephone: 613-478-3138

Aron Theatre Co-operative Inc.

Address

  • Street: 54 Bridge St. E.
  • Postcode: K0L 1L0
  • City: Campbellford

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Bancroft & District Chamber of Commerce

Address

  • Street: 12 Flint Ave., Box 539
  • Postcode: K0L 1C0
  • City: Bancroft

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Bonter Marine

Address

  • Street: P.O.B. 342, Hwy #7 W.
  • Postcode: K0K 2M0
  • City: Marmora

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Horse Country Campground

Learn To Horseback Ride Adventure Package

Start Date Package is Available: 19.05.2017 End Date for Package Availability: 07.10.2017 Duration (hours, Days/Nights): 2 hours Price or Price Range in CDN: $115 per person

Address

  • Street: 503 Rafting Road
  • Postcode: K0J1V0
  • City: Foresters Falls
  • State: Ontario

Howard Toyne

Address

  • Street: RR#2
  • Postcode: K0K 1C0
  • City: Baltimore
  • State: ON

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Napanee ATV Club

Address

  • Street: 59 Centre St.N.
  • Postcode: K7R 1M8
  • City: Napanee

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Outdoor Adventure Rentals

Ottawa Valley Area rentals for ATVs, Sea-Doos, snowmobiles, pleasure crafts and more.
Outdoor Adventure Rentals is your power sport rental provider servicing the Ottawa Valley and surrounding area. Outdoor Adventure Rentals has grown to become a leading all-season rental provider for local residents, cottagers, corporate groups and more. From our location on Highway 7 in Perth, Ontario, your rental is ready for you just minutes away from trails, waterways and the great unknown.
Our range of rental options include: ATVs, Sea-Doos, snowmobiles, pleasure crafts and more.

• Ski-Doo or Sea-Doo w/Trailer
• ATV Single/Two Up Seat
• 20’ Pontoon Boat/Fish & Ski Boat—also 18’ with 25 hp
• Trolling Motor – Ski’s – Tubes – knee board—wake board
• Trailers
• Helmets & PFD’s

Address
HWY#7, RR#6,
PERTH, ON
K7H-3C8
Contact Telephone: 613-267-6371
Fax: 613-267-6371
E-Mail: Rick Barbary reservations@outdoors-adventure.com
Website: http://www.outdoors-adventure.com

Trudeau's Park Resort

Trudeau Park was established in 1973 and has been responsible for providing the most exciting indoor and outdoor events in Ontario ever since. Trudeau Park Resort offers: Full in-house catering through the Resort Hotel Rooms On-site Camping Beach and Dock for Swimming and so much more!

Address

  • Street: 15 Trudeau Lane
  • Postcode: K0K 3J0
  • City: Tweed
  • State: Ontario

Contact

Wayne's World

Address

  • Street: 29513 Hwy 28
  • Postcode: K0L 1C0
  • City: Bancroft
  • State: Ontario

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Beachwood Hollow Resort

Address

  • Street: 275 Victoria Street South
  • Postcode: K0K 3J0
  • City: Tweed

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