Follows the Laurel Creek • Many places to rest and find food and drink along the route • Public washrooms in Waterloo Park • Take a stroll around Silver Lake on the History Walk The Laurel Trail follows Laurel Creek through Uptown Waterloo where you’ll find shopping, restaurants and points of interest such as the Canadian Clay & Glass Gallery, Silver Lake, Abraham Erb Grist Mill, the History Walk around Silver Lake and Waterloo Park on your travels. Continue north through the University of Waterloo to Columbia Lake.

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

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Length: 9 km
Difficulty: Easy (Trail classifications)
Trail surface: Paved and Stone Dust
Trail use: Hiking and Cycling
Accessibility Notes: Accessibility not known
Fees: None Reported

Flora & Fauna:

Not yet reported

Amenities: Public washrooms in Waterloo Park

City of Waterloo 100 Regina St. S. Waterloo, Ont. 519-886-2310

Find it: Marshall St, Waterloo

GPS Coordinates (main trailhead):
Latitude: 43.4761880
Longitude: -80.5136090