Scenic River Lookout
The 0.8 km “Entry Side Trail” winds north east from the cemetery gatethrough pine reforestation and maple forest before rejoining the roadway.Return to the gate by the road for a 1.3 km loop. The 2 km “Look-out Loop” starts at the back of the parking area and travels northeast down a gently sloping and uneven surface 0.3 km to a spectacular scenic look-out of the rapids at Pipers Dam and the Maitland River eighty feet below! Turn northwest and bear left at every opportunity until you return to the entrance trail in 1.4 km. (Please stay on trails, as others lead to private property).

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Length: 1.3 and 2 km loops
Difficulty: Moderate (Trail classifications)
Trail surface: Natural
Trail use: Hiking
Accessibility Notes: none
Fees: none

Flora & Fauna:

Not yet reported.

Amenities: None

Attractions: Lookout


Find it: Entrance to the Maitland Cemetery is located on Highway #8,just east of the Town of Goderich between Mill Road and Orchard Line.

GPS Coordinates (main trailhead):
Latitude: 43.7274910
Longitude: -81.6848800