Bannockburn Conservation Area is home to six different natural communities: wet meadow, eastern white cedar, deciduous forest, old field and mixed scrub and marsh. Hunting and motorized vehicles are not permitted.

The trail starts with a boardwalk that is wheelchair accessible. The popular Bannockburn Fall Hike is held annually each autumn.

Early morning walks will reward you with sightings of deer, grouse and numerous songbirds.

Driving Directions: From Bayfield or Brucefield take County Road 3 and turn north at Bannockburn Line.

No admission fee.

Link to trail map:  

We would also direct you to read our DISCLAIMER and our TRAIL USERS CODE.

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Length: 2 km with shorter loop
Difficulty: Moderate (Trail classifications)
Trail surface: Boardwalks and Compacted soil/hard packed
Trail use: Hiking
Accessibility Notes: First 500 metres of trail is wheelchair accessible
Fees: None

Flora & Fauna:

Not yet reported.

Attractions: Boardwalk

The Ausable Bayfield Conservation Authority is the trail contact.

GPS Coordinates (main trailhead):
Latitude: 43.5411926
Longitude: -81.5721154

Photo credits:

Ausable Bayfield Conservation.