Nature Trails near Alfred, Ontario

Alfred welcomes you!

Discover the unique charm of our rural communities nestled in the heart of Eastern Ontario. Throughout the seasons, the Township and its beautiful rural landscapes will add to the warm welcome of its residents.Our villages, located on the shoreline of the Ottawa River offer numerous outdoor activities.

The area offers access to the Prescott-Russell Recreational Trail, snowmobile and all-terrain vehicle trails, golf courses, or observe wildlife and nature. Numerous dairy farms as well as non-traditional animal breeding operations dot the countryside. Country and Western music fans will relish the popular local festivals, which take place during the summer. There’s something for everyone!

Some of Ontario's best hiking trails and nature trails are near Alfred.

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Alfred Bog Walk

Alfred Bog Walk. The largest high-quality, peat bog in Southern Ontario has been building for 10,000 years at the confluence of the Ottawa and South Nation Rivers. Peat bogs are an exceedingly rare habitat and the 10,000 acres in Alfred support equally rare species...