Northumberland Forest – Beagle Club Trails

Thinking of going for an outdoor walk? There are over 45 km of hiking trails in the Northumberland Forest (located approx. 15 km north of Cobourg/exit 474 from hwy 401) including the eastern connection of the Oak Ridges Hiking Trail!

Beagle Club Trails:
There are several lengths available for hiking from April 1 to November 30. The parking lot is accessible from County Road 45 to Beagle Club Road.

Parking for the cross-country ski trails is located on Beagle Club Road, off County Road 45. Facilities are minimal with an outhouse at the trailhead.
From December 1 to March 31, trails west of Beagle Club Road are for cross-country skiing only. During that period, other non-motorized users (hiking, snowshoeing, horseback riding, biking) are asked to use the Woodland Trails.

Link to Beagle Club Trails map and brochure:

2oldguyswalking website offers a great review of the trails on the east side of the Beagle Club Road, with images and map. Go here to read this review. And also a review of the trails on the west side of the Beagle Club Road. Go here to read that review.

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Northumberland Forest – Beagle Club Trails characteristics

Length: 11 trails totalling 45 km.
Difficulty: Moderate (Trail classifications)
Trail surface: Natural
Trail use: Hiking, Cross-country skiing, Snowshoeing, Cycling, Snowmobiling, Equestrian, and Winter (Fat) Biking
Accessibility Notes: Not wheelchair accessible.
Fees: None

Flora & Fauna:

Not reported yet.

Amenities: Washrooms

Attractions: None

Northumberland County Forest Tel: 905-372-3329

Find it: Beagle Club Road off of County Road 45, Northumberland County.

GPS Coordinates (main trailhead):
Latitude: 44.0984040
Longitude: -78.1058510