Trail News Articles

 

New Trail Signage and Bike Rack

We are pleased to announce that we have just installed new Signage and bike racks in a few places along our trail! The new bike racks are located at Station Rd in Hubbards, just a short walk to Hubbards Cove Coffee! The new way-finding signs are located at the Hubbards trailhead, Station Rd Hubbards, Puddle…

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Work has commenced on the Esso trail

Work has commenced on the Esso trail. All brush and trees were cut down and the Esso section of trail will have machinery on it to make trail smoother etc. The trail head from Esso onto the Rails to Trails work will commence Monday. This work will involve new turning type lanes as well as…

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Bike Week Kickoff

The weather gods were with us as SMBARTA kicked off Bike Week with two fun rides. There was lots of evidence of busy beavers at the Park and Beaver Dam ride and participants were able to use their gift certificates at the end of their ride for a well-earned treat! The Market and Foodie ride…

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Bike Week Rides – Saturday June 1st

We are also hosting two fun rides on Saturday June 1 to celebrate Bike Week 2019. Beaver Dam and Park Ride A great ride for families and novice riders.Saturday, June 1st 10 am-2 pm (rain day June 2). Start from Jerry Lawrence Park parking lot on Highway 3 and proceed through the new connector trail…

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Staying safe on a field trip

Staying safe at any age and at any point in our lives is always important. This is especially true when it comes to children. A  group of very special children at an after-school education program were looking at this with their teacher, here is a really lovely letter from that teacher highlighting the importance of…

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March issue of NS Trails Newsletter

We wanted to share with everyone the latest March 2019 issue of NS Trails Newsletter, packed full of information on all upcoming events such as the International Trail Day, deadline for Trail awards, Hiking Summit details and news on the latest Trail Volunteer Award plus much more. Simply click on this news article to take…

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Painted pebbles on the Trail

It feels like Spring is well on it’s way and it looks like it is too, someone has been busy painting and leaving some pretty pebbles along our Trail. What better way to come and enjoy the lovely weather by exploring the Trail and seeing if you too can find these or any others that…

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The Great Cycle Challenge 2019

Do something amazing this June and help ride to fight kids’ cancer by being part of the Great Cycle Challenge 2019. And what better place to do it than along our beautiful Trail? So what are you waiting for, get on your bike, get out in the fresh air, enjoy the beautiful scenery and see…

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