Seasonal Re-routes and Trail Closures

Please show respect to the landowners of these fields and woodlots by observing these rules for public use in addition to the regular trail guide.

Still Standing Tall

During the summer of 2020, our dedicated and talented construction crew built and installed the Bamberg Bridge over the Bamberg Creek. The Sandhills Side Trail has been incorporated into the main trail allowing hikers to avoid road hiking on Sandhills Road. Instead, the trail takes you to the bridge and across the Bamberg Creek, then (more…)

Tuesday Rambles Starting April 13

Where: Allman Arena north parking lot off Lakeside Drive at Morenz Drive. Details: Leave 9:00 am SHARP.  No CARPOOLING. You must drive yourself or with someone in your bubble. Approximately 1.5 hours on Avon Trail, determined by hike leader or group. Varied terrain, slow-moderate pace.   Contact Terry:  519-273-2233 For future dates, see the calendar at

Avon Trail Tales Newsletter Edition 1 2021 February

Welcome to the  Avon Trail Tales Newsletter, Issue 1  of 2021. Winter is with us now. But the pandemic continues to hold us back from group activities. All hikes must be conducted following health guidelines and Avon Trail COVID-19 protocols. Enjoy snowshoe hikes, cross-country ski outings and walking and hiking in safe conditions. Go to (more…)


Greetings to Members of the Avon Trail!  Board members are cautiously making plans for 2021 once pandemic conditions improve. Our Hike Schedule will be revisited in early March. Currently no hiking events are scheduled. Changes will depend on the Covid rules at the time.  Meanwhile please enjoy our trails and check the website for reroutes (more…)