Oak Ridges Trail – Northumberland County Section

The Oak Ridges Trail is maintained, promoted and supported by the Oak Ridges Trail Association, a nonprofit organization started in 1991. The trail is 280 kilometres in length along the Oak Ridges Moraine, about 60 kilometres of it within Northumberland county. The trail also traverses Durham & York & Peel Regions. It is designed primarily as a hiking trail, however other uses such as mountain biking and equestrian uses are permitted in sections determined by the land owner. Signage regarding permitted uses is provided on the trail.

The Oak Ridges Trail Association volunteers offer more than 300 guided hikes year-round, free of charge. Guided hikes are offered in all difficulties and lengths, on weekdays and weekends. Hike schedules and related information can be found online at  http://oakridgestrail.org 

Link to the Durham Region section of the Oak Ridges Trail:  https://ontarionaturetrails.com/trail/oak-ridges-trail-durham-region-section/

Link to the York Region section of the Oak Ridges Trail:  https://ontarionaturetrails.com/trail/oak-ridges-trail-york-region-section/

Link to the Peel Region section of the Oak Ridges Trail:   https://ontarionaturetrails.com/trail/oak-ridges-trail-peel-region-section/

GPS Coordinates:  Eastern trailhead at Warkworth:  44.199718  -77.883045

Link to trail map:


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Oak Ridges Trail – Northumberland County Section characteristics

Length: About 280 km. Overall with about 60 Km in Northumberland County
Difficulty: Moderate (Trail classifications)
Trail surface: Natural and Paved
Trail use: Hiking, Cycling, and Equestrian
Partially wheelchair accessible
Fees: None

Flora & Fauna:

Not reported yet

Amenities: None

Attractions: None

Oak Ridges Trail Association 1-877-319-0285 OakRidgesTrail.org

Find it: Main St, Warkworth, ON

GPS Coordinates (main trailhead):
Latitude: 44.1997180
Longitude: -77.8830450