Park on 2nd line at the intersection with 6th Side Rd, Nottawa, ON.

The John Haight side trail will head south on the west side of the 2nd line road allowance. Follow the blue-blazed trail for about 1 km until it intersects with the main Bruce Trail. Along the way you will pass the highest elevation point on the entire Bruce Trail.  Upon reaching the main Bruce Trail turn left. Follow the white blazes for .6 km until you reach the intersection with the Russ McConnell Side Trail.  Turn left onto this side trail and follow the blue blazes.  This side trail is .9 km long. You will meet the main Bruce Trail again.  Turn left and follow the white blazes for 2.6 km. This will bring you to the intersection with the John Haight Side Trail at the 2nd Line road allowance.

Turn left and follow the road allowance back to your parked car.   

This loop trail falls within the Blue Mountains section of the Bruce Trail. For more information on other loop and side trails and the portion of the main Bruce Trail in this section please visit the Blue Mountains Bruce Trail Club’s website at    

For more information on this and other portions of the Bruce Trail please purchase the Bruce Trail Maps from the Bruce Trail Conservancy at

Trail users are advised to obtain an updated version of the Bruce Trail guide before venturing out as trail information may change from time to time.

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

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Length: 5.5 km. loop
Difficulty: Moderate (Trail classifications)
Trail surface: Natural
Trail use: Hiking and Snowshoeing
Accessibility Notes: Not wheelchair accessible
Fees: None

Flora & Fauna:

Not yet reported

Amenities: None reported

Attractions: Lookout

Blue Mountains Bruce Trail Club

Find it: Park on the 2nd Line, Nottawa, ON at the corner with 6th Side Rd.

GPS Coordinates (main trailhead):
Latitude: 44.4410360
Longitude: -80.3068230