The John Rowswell Hub Trail is a 25 km multi-use non-motorized trail system that connects many significant points of interest including the waterfront walkway, Bellevue Park, Algoma University, Sault College, the new hospital and Fort Creek Conservation Area.

This trail system provides access to all areas of the City and links together key cultural, historical, and natural areas of the community. In addition, community residents can use the trail as an alternative, environmentally friendly mode of transportation, decreasing auto-dependency within the City.

The Trail provides increased recreational opportunities for residents and visitors to Sault Ste. Marie and attract many trail-using tourists to the City. As well, the trail serves to promote local, provincial and national cross-country running and cycling trials and competitions.

Link to trail map:

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

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Length: 25 km circle route around Sault Ste Marie.
Difficulty: Easy (Trail classifications)
Trail surface: Paved
Trail use: Hiking and Cycling
Accessibility Notes: Wheelchair accessible
Fees: None

Flora & Fauna:

Not reported yet.

Amenities: None

City of Sault Ste Marie

Find it: James S. Miller Trailhead, Sault Ste Marie

GPS Coordinates (main trailhead):
Latitude: 46.5234850
Longitude: -84.2902060