Northwestern Ontario

Prince and Jarvis

Round-trip: 17 km Difficulty: Difficult Location: Thunder Bay, ON Click Here for Google Map The Prince & Jarvis trail is a difficult 17 km loop.  Much of the trail follows what used to be old logging roads and ski trails. This was a mining area in 1846, that was...

Brunner Trail

Brunner Trail

Round-trip: 3 km Difficulty: Moderate Location: Dorion, ON Click here for Google Map This is another one for the list of good hiking trails in Dorion.  The Brunner Trail is a newer trail that I think was created, and is maintained by the Dorion Trails group.  This...

Pennock Creek Trail

Roundtrip: 5km Difficulty: Easy Location:  Thunder Bay, ON Click Here for Google Map Pennock Creek Trail is more popularly known as the 25th Side Road  Tree Farm.   It's one of those places you drive by all the time without realizing that there is such a big green...

Carp River Road

Carp River Road

  Trail Distance: 10km Trail Difficulty: Moderate General Location: Thunder Bay Google Map Here. Hike, snowshoe or bike along Carp River Road on the Fort William First Nation Reserve to  the Lamond River.  Great views of  the Squaw Bay mountain (I can't find an...

Crescent Lake Loop

Crescent Lake Loop

Round-trip: 5 km Difficulty: Moderate Location:  Thunder Bay, ON Click Here for Google Map Snowshoe from the water treatment plant on Mission Road, over Crescent Lake, and around the base of Mt Rose. I have posted a few hikes in this area now: Crescent Lake to Mud...

Kama Lookout

Kama Lookout

Round-Trip: 1 km Difficulty: Easy Location: Nipigon, ON Click Here for Google Map This is really a wayside rest with an amazing view, and it is more of a hike in the winter than the summer.  In the winter the road is not open and you need to hike up from the highway....

Pictured Lake

Round-Trip: 1 km Difficulty: Moderate Location: Thunder Bay, ON Click Here for Google Map There are some pretty neat pictographs on the cliffs of Pictured Lake.  This hike is best done in winter when you can stand on the ice and get a close look at the pictographs....

Squaw Bay Ice

Round-trip: 4+ km Difficulty: Moderate Location: Thunder Bay, ON Click here for Google Map Walking along the shore of Lake Superior gives a different perspective on  a familiar place.  The ice formations along the shoreline are different each time you visit, and it is...

Sawdust Lake Snowshoe

Round-trip: 7 km Difficulty: Moderate Location: Thunder Bay, ON Click Here for Google Map This snowshoe hike is good to do mid-winter when you know ice conditions will be good for walking on Sawdust Lake. Drive South on Highway 61 turn left onto Mountain Road at the...

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