Recommended Trail Routes

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Harbour circle loop map

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Harbour Circle Route –  4.2 km (1+ hour walk)

A serene route in the centre of town. Stroll along the waterfront, the boardwalk, the Arboretum, and the labyrinth. For an extra bonus, follow the trails to the top of the berm and enjoy a perfect view of the town, the Collingwood Terminals, and the ski hills at Blue Mountain.

Easter Circle Loop map

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East Circle Route  –  5.8 km (1.5 hour walk)


Our most scenic circle route takes you along the tree-lined Train Trail, the picturesque Pretty River, and through beautiful Sunset Point Park. Visit the Station Museum, Central Park, the Japanese Garden, and interpretive signs celebrating the history of the town.

Western Circle Route map

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West Circle Route –  7.7 km (2 hour walk)

A pleasant walk in the west end of town following the Georgian Trail and the Black Ash Creek. Drop into one of the resorts along the route for a beverage to enhance your trip.


Healther Pathway trail marker image

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Heather Pathway – 20+ km  (4.5 hour walk)

Looking for a challenge? Follow the Heather Pathway around the entire town and experience all the sites that the town has to offer. (see full trails map: here)

George Christie Nature Trails map

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George Christie Nature Trails   

Want to rough it a little? Hike or bike these nature trails and experience the wilderness without leaving town. They are a fantastic place to snowshoe or X-country ski in winter.


Trail maps can be picked up in the following locations:

·         Town Hall, 97 Hurontario Street

·         PRC Department Office, 55 Ste. Marie Street, 3rd Floor

·         The Station Museum, 45 St. Paul Street

·         Collingwood Public Library, Ste. Marie Street & Simcoe Street

·         And over 100 businesses serving visitors throughout the area

·         Map boxes at strategic locations on the trail


Matthew Wells photo of trails entrance

”Collingwood Trails” entrance at Minnesota & Manning, Collingwood, Ontario, Canada
Photography by Matthew Wells © 2012


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