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Stony Lake Trails

Property Location:

105 Reid's Road, North Kawartha, Ontario

Open to Public:

Yes

Year Protected:

2016

Protection:

Other

Interesting Features:

In July 2016, we officially opened the Stony Lake Trails network! It would not have been possible without the support of donors, volunteers, and neighbouring landowners who have assisted with locating the property’s old, unmanaged trails, fixing the trails up, and contributing to their long term maintenance. Many people have also generously provided permission for the trail network to cross over their private lands.

The 10 kilometer trail network boasts scenic views of Stony Lake, with benches and resting areas available throughout. The trails are suitable for those with moderate and intermediate hiking experience, and there will be many opportunities to observe the abundant and diverse wildlife in this area. There are easily accessible trail entry points with available parking located off Reid’s Road at the KLT-owned Ingleton-Wells Property as well as at Viamede Resort.

While walking on the trails you can fully experience and enjoy the unique geology that makes the Stony Lake area both ecologically significant and beautiful, from its limestone cliffs and cuts to the significant rock outcroppings of the Canadian Shield.

 

Thank you to a team of Fleming College students, Taren Koeth, Tessa Strickland, and Jeff Norris, for creating this interactive google map for the Stony Lake Trails. In time, we hope to add more photos and stories for you to enjoy!