Description (Service) COVID-19 
* Social Distancing in effect during hikes 
* Keeping the groups under 10 in line with Government guidelines 
Regular Service 
Ganaraska Hiking Trail consists of 500 kilometres of non-motorized trails for hiking, skiing and snowshoeing, running from Port Hope on Lake Ontario to the Bruce Trail near Collingwood, with side trails to Wasaga Beach and Midland * the trail is comprised of 9 sections (Barrie, Orillia, Midland, Wasaga, Oro-Medonte, Pine Ridge, Wilderness, Kawartha and Mad River) * objectives of the Association are to bring together people who are interested in physical activities such as hiking, biking, and cross country skiing, to develop non-motorized recreational trails and to map the trails * members of each section plan local hikes as well as develop and maintain the Ganaraska Trail * a registered charitable organization
Service Details
Public Comments COVID-19 
* Social Distancing in effect during hikes 
* Keeping the groups under 10 in line with Government guidelines
Hours Administration Meetings: twice a year, call or visit website for dates 
Hikes: usually twice a week, call or visit website for information about upcoming outings
Areas Served Barrie ; Essa ; Innisfil ; Oro-Medonte
Eligibility No restrictions * non-members welcome to join individual hikes
Application Call, visit website or email for information
Languages English
Fees Membership - individual and family memberships available
Address and Location
Located In Community Barrie
Physical Access Not Accessible
Contact Information
Social Media Facebook Facebook:
Primary Contact John Sloan, Barrie Club President, Ganaraska Barrie Hiking Club; Phone: (Cell) 705-715-6994; Email:
Alternate Contact Liz Erwin, Barrie Club Director, Ganaraska Barrie Hiking Club; Email:
Primary Executive Frieda Baldwin, Ganaraska Hiking Trail Association President; Email:
Alternate Executive Carol Strickland, Secretary; Email:
Mailing Address c/o Ganaraska Hiking Trail Association Inc. 
PO Box 693 
Orillia, ON L3V 6K7

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