Nature Trails near Maynooth, Ontario

Maynooth is a community in the Municipality of Hastings Highlands!

At the edge of Algonquin Park and in the heart of Ontario’s Highlands, Hastings Highlands is home to the communities of Maynooth, Lake St Peter, Birds Creek, Baptiste, and Purdy. The wilderness and culture of our area attract a diverse range of people year-round. Parks, trails and the rugged beauty of our natural surroundings provide for both adventure and peaceful connection with nature. We offer a quiet, slower pace of life. A rich cultural and social life is also available through vibrant community events and lively library programming.

The area is home to many visual artists, art galleries and museums and offers unique ways of experiencing local heritage. Neighbour to many more exceptional natural settings and communities such as Combermere, Palmer Rapids, Rockingham, Barry’s Bay, Whitney, Bancroft, Wilno, Haliburton and the Ottawa Valley the area has no shortage of sport and recreation activities for all seasons.

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Hastings Heritage Trail

The Hastings Heritage Trail is a four-season, multi-use recreational trail that follows an old railway line linking Hastings County. The Trail is open year-round and boasts a number of parking lots and access points along the route. The Northern terminus of the trail...