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Saugeen River Trail
Walkerton

Length: 5.5 km with loops 
Difficulty: Easy
Surface: Hard-packed gravel

Uses: Walking/hiking, cycling, cross-country skiing, snowshoeing 

Built on the old railway lines that ran in the late 1800s the Saugeen River Rail Trail is a year-round, multi-use trail that offers over 5 km of beautiful scenic views alongside the Saugeen River. 

Developed and sponsored by The Rotary Club of Walkerton in co-operation with the town of Walkerton and the Saugeen Valley Conservation Authority the trail is ideal for, walking/hiking, cycling, cross-country skiing and snowshoeing. 

It offers a peaceful and calm retreat where you can catch glimpse of various wildlife such as rabbits, birds and turtles. Take the family and on a nature treasure hunt, or allow yourself to sink in a meditative jog or walk or bring your dog to explore the path. 

The area offers many other exciting trail systems. Check out our Recreation Map.

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