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Best trails in Burlington

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Looking for a great trail near Burlington, Ontario? AllTrails has 18 great hiking trails, trail running trails, walking trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. If you're looking for the best trails around Bayfront Park or Rattlesnake Point Conservation Area, we've got you covered. You'll also find some great local park options, like Hilton Falls Conservation Area or Dundas Valley Conservation Area. Just looking to take a quick stroll? We've got 13 easy trails in Burlington ranging from 1.1 to 14.2 miles and from 262 to 971 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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Map of trails in Burlington
Top trails (18)
#1 - Waterdown Trail to Smokey Hollow
Burlington, Ontario
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Length: 6.4 mi • Est. 3 h 24 m
NOTE: As of July 2020, parking lot to the trailhead is closed due to COVID-19 concerns. Please check the park website for more information. Note: The viewing point for the waterfall is closed howeveShow more
#2 - Mount Nemo Loop
Mount Nemo Conservation Area
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Length: 3.3 mi • Est. 1 h 30 m
Mount Nemo Loop is a 3.3 mile heavily trafficked loop trail located near Burlington, Ontario, Canada that features a great forest setting and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used Show more
#3 - River and Ruin on the Bruce Trail
Burlington, Ontario
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Length: 2.8 mi • Est. 1 h 17 m
NOTE: The Bruce Trail that connects on this route is CLOSED due to COVID-19 concerns. Please check the park website for more information. Show more
#4 - Waterfront Trail
Burlington, Ontario
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Length: 14.2 mi • Est. 5 h 47 m
NOTE: As of April 2020, parking lot is closed to this trail.Show more
#5 - Mount Nemo via Bruce Trail
Mount Nemo Conservation Area
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Length: 4.3 mi • Est. 2 h 3 m
Mount Nemo via Bruce Trail is a 4.3 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Burlington, Ontario, Canada that features a great forest setting and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarilyShow more
#6 - Ian Reid Side Trail and Bruce Trail Loop
Kerncliff Park
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Length: 2.2 mi • Est. 1 h 6 m
Ian Reid Side Trail and Bruce Trail Loop is a 2.2 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Burlington, Ontario, Canada and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walkiShow more
#7 - Royal Botanical Trails
Royal Botanical Gardens
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Length: 1.1 mi • Est. 29 m
Royal Botanical Trails is a 1.1 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Burlington, Ontario, Canada that features beautiful wild flowers and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarilShow more
#8 - Mount Nemo Conservation Loop
Mount Nemo Conservation Area
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Length: 5.4 mi • Est. 2 h 26 m
Mount Nemo Conservation Loop is a 5.4 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Burlington, Ontario, Canada that features a cave and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hikiShow more
#9 - Mount Nemo Quarry Hike
Mount Nemo Conservation Area
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Length: 1.2 mi • Est. 32 m
This hike is into the Quarry inside the park at Mount Nemo Conservation Area.Show more
#10 - Bruce Trail via Guelph Line
Burlington, Ontario
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Length: 3.5 mi • Est. 1 h 40 m
Bruce Trail via Guelph Line is a 3.5 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Burlington, Ontario, Canada that features a lake and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for Show more
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