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Best trails in Essa

163 Reviews
Looking for a great trail near Essa, Ontario? AllTrails has 10 great hiking trails, walking trails, kid friendly 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 Mono Cliffs Provincial Park or Albion Hills Conservation Area, we've got you covered. You'll also find some great local park options, like Nottawasaga Lookout Provincial Nature Preserve or Island Lake Conservation Area. Just looking to take a quick stroll? We've got 10 easy trails in Essa ranging from 1.3 to 7.2 miles and from 590 to 816 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 Essa
Top trails (10)
#1 - Simcoe County Forests: Foster Tract
Essa, Ontario
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Length: 2.4 mi • Est. 1 h 10 m
Simcoe County Forests: Foster Tract is a 2.4 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Essa, Ontario, Canada that offers the chance to see wildlife. The trail is good for all skill levels and ofShow more
#2 - Nottawasaga River Trail
Essa, Ontario
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Length: 2.6 mi • Est. 1 h 21 m
Nottawasaga River Trail is a 2.6 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Essa, Ontario, Canada that features a river and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hShow more
#3 - Bear Creek, Maple Valley and White Pine Trail Loop
Tiffin Centre for Conservation
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Length: 1.9 mi • Est. 57 m
Tiffin Centre's Hawk and Maple Valley Trails are wheelchair accessible, and accessible washrooms are available. All-terrain wheelchairs are available free of charge, but must be pre-arranged by contaShow more
#4 - Simcoe County Forests Baxter Tract Loop
Essa, Ontario
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Length: 2.2 mi • Est. 59 m
Simcoe County Forests Baxter Tract Loop is a 2.2 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Essa, Ontario, Canada that offers the chance to see wildlife and is good for all skill levels. The tShow more
#5 - Mad River Section - Ganaraska Hiking Trail
Fort Willow Conservation Area
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Length: 7.2 mi • Est. 3 h 33 m
Mad River Section - Ganaraska Hiking Trail is a 7.2 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Essa, Ontario, Canada that features beautiful wild flowers and is good for all skill leveShow more
#6 - Trillium Trail
Essa, Ontario
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Length: 6.4 mi • Est. 2 h 58 m
Trillium Trail is a 6.4 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Essa, Ontario, Canada that features beautiful wild flowers and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number oShow more
#7 - Mama Bear Wetland and Papa Bear Pond Loop
Tiffin Centre for Conservation
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Length: 1.7 mi • Est. 50 m
Daily Parking - $6.50 per vehicle Annual Pass - $45.50 per vehicle (valid for all NVCA-operated conservation areas)Show more
#8 - Rippon Tract & Pine River Recreational Trail
Simcoe County Forest
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Length: 2 mi • Est. 1 h 4 m
Rippon Tract & Pine River Recreational Trail is a 2 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Essa, Ontario, Canada that features a river and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a Show more
#9 - Hawk and Maple Valley Trail Loop
Tiffin Centre for Conservation
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Length: 1.3 mi • Est. 38 m
Tiffin Centre's Hawk and Maple Valley Trails are wheelchair accessible, and accessible washrooms are available. All-terrain wheelchairs are available free of charge, but must be pre-arranged by contaShow more
#10 - Hawk and White Pine Trail Loop
Tiffin Centre for Conservation
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Length: 1.3 mi • Est. 36 m
Tiffin Centre's Hawk and Maple Valley Trails are wheelchair accessible, and accessible washrooms are available. All-terrain wheelchairs are available free of charge, but must be pre-arranged by contaShow more