Niagara Bruce Trail Club
Preserving a ribbon of wilderness for everyone, forever.
One of nine VOLUNTEER clubs supporting the work of the Bruce Trail Conservancy
We have hikes for a wide range of abilities.
Register for longer distance Event Hikes
Earn a Hiking Badge
Introduce Youth to Hiking
How to get started hiking
Become a part of this club
For up-to-date trail closure information
Trail Captains - Trail Status Report
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New Side Trail Opened in Woodend
The Margaret Kalogeropoulos side trail was opened on Friday November 24 with family and friends present. Click here to read the dedication and see photos
New Hikes added to the Calendar Weekly
November 20, 2020 - New guidelines reduces number of hikers to 10. Masks are encouraged.
Keep checking for your favourite regular hikes as well as the special holiday hikes. If you are unable to make a hike, please contact the hike leader so a spot can be opened up for other hikers. If a hike is full, ask to be put on a waiting list.
Family Hikes Planned for November
Sunday, November 15, Woodend Conservation Area, 2pm 1.5 hrs
Sunday November 29 - Short Hills Provincial Park, Wiley Rd parking lot. 2pm, 1.5 hrs
Complete both hikes and each youth is eligible to receive 2 badges ($4 each) and BIRTHDAY BOOTS children's book (FREE)!
To help families get out on the trail we have provided a page full of fun and helpful resources to get you started. For more information go to our YOUTH HIKING page.
Once you have earned both badges, youth will receive a copy of Birthday Boots, a book about hiking and the Bruce Trail. (badges are $4 each, the book is FREE)
Physical Distancing mandatory at all hikes.
Covid Pre-screening Mandatory
Stay Calm, Hike On, Stay Safe!
Just in time for Halloween - Screaming Tunnel Badge!
Short Hills Provincial Park Closed for Annual Deer Harvest
Due to COVID 19 - Your HELP is Needed
Each year, the Niagara Bruce Trail Club (NBTC) volunteers raise funds in support of the Bruce Trail Conservancy through special hikes and events. Due to the circumstances surrounding the COVID-19 pandemic, the following events have had to be cancelled:
Laura Secord Hike
Abbey Road Tribute Concert
In these uncertain times, your special donation is as meaningful as ever.
Together, we can raise $20,000 to protect and preserve our Niagara Escarpment natural corridor.
For more information go to our donate page DONATE
NEW Event Badge Tube Scarf
Only $17! Available for purchase online.
Details on our DONATE page.