Trail Highlights:

  • 3 trails to choose from
  • Features a bridge over the river
  • Self-guided Geological Walking Tour
  • Welcome Centre & picnic area

Directions: The trail is located off of Hwy 144, 5.0 km north of Dowling. The A.Y. Jackson welcome centre sign is visible from the road. Free parking is available at the welcome centre.

Link to trail map:    https://www.rainbowroutes.com/ay-jackson

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

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A. Y. JACKSON TRAILS characteristics

Length: 3 trails to choose from: .5, 1, 2 km.
Difficulty: Moderate (Trail classifications)
Trail surface: Natural
Trail use: Hiking and Snowshoeing
Partially wheelchair accessible
Accessibility Notes: Partially accessible
Fees: None Reported

Flora & Fauna:

Not reported yet

Amenities: Welcome Centre, picnic areas

Attractions: waterfall

Rainbow Routes Association Phone: 705.674.4455 x 4603 Email:

Find it: On Route 144 between Chelmsford and Onaping

GPS Coordinates (main trailhead):
Latitude: 46.5889000
Longitude: -81.3802800

A. Y. JACKSON TRAILS Image Gallery

Photo credits:

Rainbow Routes Association