Ganaraska Hiking Trail Association

Site: North Simcoe/Orillia

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Located In Community Orillia
Address Orillia, ON
Contact Information
Primary Contact Carol Strickland, President, Orillia Club, Ganaraska Hiking Trail Assciation Inc.; Email:
Mailing Address PO Box 693 
Orillia, ON L3V 6K7
Description & Services
Description (Service) The Ganaraska Hiking Trail Association is a registered charity dedicated to the conservation of our natural resources. 
The objectives of the Association are:
  • To establish and maintain a hiking trail for public use from Port Hope to the Bruce Trail near Collingwood.  
  • To develop and maintain side trails and loop trails with the objective of accessing places of scenic interest or to connect with other trails.  
  • To promote similar trails in nearby areas as may be determined.
Hours Hike schedules vary, see website.
Areas Served Orillia and area ; Simcoe North
Boundaries Orillia Club section runs for 71 km from Sadowa area to Sugar Bush area (near Horseshoe Valley Road); the whole trail runs for 500 km from Port Hope to Collingwood.
Eligibility Ages: 12 year(s) and up 
Non-members welcome to join individual hikes. No dogs allowed.
Application Application available on line.
Languages English
Fees Membership - Membership $25 Individual/Family
Other Details
Elections Informal
Physical Access Not Applicable
Print Material Newsletter 3 times a year The Ganaraska News; for members of the Ganaraska Trail Association and landowners who permit the trail on their land

Agency Overview