Nature Trails near Kemptville, Ontario

Welcome to Kemptville!

Kemptville is a community in the Township of North Grenville.

North Grenville, one of eastern Ontario’s fastest growing communities, offers great promise for economic development. Housing a unique blend of rural and small town culture, North Grenville boasts a population of approximately 15,000 people enjoying the benefits of quality lifestyle, natural heritage, essential services, positive growth and more.

Known as a caring and giving community, North Grenville offers a distinctly small-town/rural lifestyle. Whether in urban and sub-urban area of Kemptville, or in the rural villages and hamlets in the outlying areas – residents enjoy trails, waterways, dining, shopping, arts and culture. North Grenville is more than just a place to live and invest – it’s a feeling of a community looking to the future, while savouring the past.

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Baxter Conservation Area

Situated on 80 hectares along the shores of the Rideau River, Baxter Conservation Area is a beautiful example of river floodplain. Explore, year-round, the mixed hardwood forests, meadows and wetlands over the 5 km of trails and visit the unique Filmore Park Nut Grove...

Ferguson Forest Trails

Ferguson Forest Trails Alf Campbell Trail is a 3.9 kilometre loop trail located within the Ferguson Forest Centre. This recreational trail has incline throughout the trail, but is flat in most areas. Alf Campbell Loop passes over some forest roadways, so be cautious...

Kemptville Waterfront Trail

Kemptville Waterfront Trail. Passing through Curry Park, this beautiful pathway along the north shore of the Kemptville Creek connects Old Town Kemptville to Clothier Street East. This recreational trail is relatively flat, with some incline and has a combined gravel...

Libby Island Trail

Libby Island Trail has a 0.5 kilometre lightly trafficked loop trail located on the Rideau River. This trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, nature trips, and birding. This recreational trail is mostly flat with minimal incline. Parking is available on the...

North Grenville Rail Trail

The North Grenville Rail Trail is a 7 kilometre out & back trail that is good for all skill levels. This recreational trail is mostly flat with minimal incline. This trail provides access to a number of Kemptville neighbourhoods, and passes through Kemptville...

Rideau River Provincial Park Trail

Shoreline Trail – 1.5 km, linear, easy Hike the Shoreline Trail and look for wildlife along the riverbank such as frogs, turtles and Great Blue Herons. Link to park and trail map: Click to access park_map.pdf Rideau River Provincial Park Trail is just one of the many...