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Haliburton Rail Trail

23 York Street, Haliburton, Ontario, Canada
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not multi-use

The tourism site describes this as multi use but it isn't really. Rough in spots with large sized... read more

Reviewed 26 June 2016
LokiFreya
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Haliburton
clean trails but monotonous

my wife and I did about 15-17km of these trails. They are of a easy standard, flat level trails for... read more

Reviewed 23 March 2016
Mike M
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good22%
  • Average34%
  • Poor11%
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26 Jun 2016
“not multi-use”
23 Mar 2016
“clean trails but monotonous”
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23 York Street, Haliburton, Ontario, Canada
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Reviewed 26 June 2016

The tourism site describes this as multi use but it isn't really. Rough in spots with large sized gravel that makes walking difficult.i can't imagine cycling unless you have a mountain bike. ATv riders courteous but still kick up lots of different yet and leave...More

Thank LokiFreya
Reviewed 23 March 2016

my wife and I did about 15-17km of these trails. They are of a easy standard, flat level trails for the most part with some sections of flooding. Whether it was to our fault for picking the wrong trails or not but we found them...More

2  Thank Mike M
Reviewed 28 September 2015

We did only part between Gelert and Lochlin. Loved surroundin veiw , falls, trees just started to become red. We enjoyed nature and it was not too bad for us that we had to walk our bikes time to time. The trail was too soft...More

2  Thank Volynskaya
Reviewed 12 August 2015

We joined the trail at Kinmount and headed North towards Haliburton. The path was far too soft with sand, gravel, moguls. We rode for 6km but had to turn around as it wasn't getting better. It was very scenic and will eventually be a beautiful...More

1  Thank Janet T
Reviewed 19 May 2015

This is one of the better sections of rail trail. There are fewer road crossings, more wildlife and better forests. Great for a walk, sledding, ATVing etc.

1  Thank Whiskywizard
Reviewed 3 July 2014

The Rail Trail is a great idea - it's something that is open to anyone to use and goes for miles and miles. It's easily accessed, is flat easy walking for those who want a very unchallenged stroll, and does make good use of a...More

3  Thank 2-4-T
Reviewed 17 October 2013

if you like to walk and would prefer a flat trail, then this rail trail is for you.....it goes for Kilometres and is mostly very rural in nature with a few places where houses intrude on the solace that exists hiking. the trail is very...More

3  Thank Footsac
Reviewed 31 August 2013

Some sections of this trail are too sandy to be ridden on anything other than a mountain bike. I'm sure it's great for snowmobiles and ATVs but bicycles - not so much. Too bad, we would love to travel more of it, but it can...More

Thank Gl3en
Reviewed 8 August 2012

This is a well maintained, old abandoned railway bed with the old ties removed. Occasionally you may see old railway spikes in the gravel. It is sand, gravel and cinders and has no hills to worry about. In places the gravel is rough and the...More

1  Thank GRTinTO
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