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Best trails in Hamilton

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Looking for a great trail near Hamilton, Ontario? AllTrails has 87 great hiking trails, trail running trails, mountain biking 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 Lions Valley Park. Just looking to take a quick stroll? We've got 58 easy trails in Hamilton ranging from 0.7 to 9.9 miles and from 239 to 1,092 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 Hamilton
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#1 - Dundas Valley Trail
Dundas Valley Conservation Area
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Length: 5.9 mi • Est. 2 h 49 m
There is a $10 fee to park. The Dundas Valley trail is a multi-use trail with great views in a forest setting. Show more
#2 - Bayfront Park Loop
Bayfront Park
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Length: 1.4 mi • Est. 35 m
#3 - Pier 4 Park Trail
Hamilton, Ontario
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Length: 1.5 mi • Est. 38 m
Nice, easy, paved, stroll along the harbor. Accessibility: The trail surface is paved, smooth, and it is typically at least five feet wide. It is flat with an average grade of 1% and a max grade of 2%. Most wheelchair and stroller users will likely find this trail navigable.Show more
#4 - Chedoke Radial Trail
Chedoke Park
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Length: 5.9 mi • Est. 2 h 39 m
Note: Due to COVID-19 measures, the mountain stairs are closed but the trail is still open.Show more
#5 - Princess Point and Sassafras Point
Royal Botanical Gardens
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Length: 3.3 mi • Est. 1 h 29 m
#6 - Grindstone Creek via Waterdown Trail
Hamilton, Ontario
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Length: 2.8 mi • Est. 1 h 26 m
#7 - Albion and Buttermilk Falls via Mountain Brow Side Trail
Hamilton, Ontario
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Length: 2.3 mi • Est. 56 m
Note: Users have reported that the look outs are currently CLOSED.Show more
#8 - Main Loop Trail
Dundas Valley Conservation Area
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Length: 2.8 mi • Est. 1 h 21 m
#9 - Headwaters Trail at Dundas Valley
Dundas Valley Conservation Area
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Length: 4.6 mi • Est. 2 h 16 m
Headwaters Trail is well-trodden with plenty of variations in elevation. Watch your footing as some parts are rocky and have overgrown tree roots.Show more
#10 - Bulls Point Loop
Hamilton, Ontario
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Length: 3.3 mi • Est. 1 h 29 m
Great for families, dog walkers, or anyone looking for a relaxing stroll through the forest by the water. Parking available for $3/hr. Show more
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