Digital maps of all the Haliburton trail system is available from Trakmaps here is a link to their website where you can purchase your copy. www.trakmaps.com
Trail Washout 5 Points Trail 45
June 2017: 5 Points: BDSC reports a Washout on E108...KATVA/HATVA Trail 45 just 1 km west of the 507. Please use extreme caution out on the trails. The Municipality will be repairing this road this fall.
Work has started on the fire access Rd and will continue until sept 15 this is mostly grading and adding aggregate. During this time extreme caution must be used as trucks and heavy machinery are present. Culvert # 1 as per map will be done on sept 11 to the 15 and this location will be closed to all traffic . Culvert #2 will be closed from sep 18th to the 29th to all traffic . There may be additional work that has not been finalized so as I find out we will update our site . These dates give them leeway for weather etc so if they are done sooner we will post the updates.
This trail at the end of Saunders Road has been closed by the landowner. Please respect his wishes.
May 29/17 Please use extreme care if you are using the rail trail, the county has taken it upon them selves to do some serious remedial work on the trail, in the process railroad spikes are being brought to the surface, this has cost one rider serious expense to his ATV. We are asking permission from County to clear this hazard, If you see any please pick them up.
August 2017: 2 km section of the Rail Trail needs to be used to detour Ritchie Falls property owners out to Gelert Road due to the Township needing to rehabilitate two 1-lane bridges. This will occur in September. The Township will be brushing and constructing pull-offs so vehicles have some opportunity to pass each other.
The snowmobile trail from Brealock Rd (Halls Lake ) to North Shore Rd. not be use as the owners will prosecute any one found tresspassing. He called this morning May 7/17 and is upset with ATV's going on his property at 3 am.
The pinery in Kawartha is off limits to side by side ORV's, there are no signs advising riders and they are issuing $450. trespassing fines to sxs atv's. posted Nov.20/16
Moose: October 17-22, 2016
Deer: November 7-20
HALIBURTON RAIL TRAIL
November 10, 2016
Temporary Trail Closure Notice
Please be advised that the Haliburton County Rail Trail is now open to all traffic at the Howland Junction Bridge effective November 10 2016 . We thank the County of Haliburton for repairing the bridge..
Side x sides are still not allowed on the rail trail.
An annual or temporary HATVA or KATVA trail pass is required to ride the trail in the City of Kawartha Lakes. In the Haliburton portion of the rail trail any one of these passes are valid HATVA, KATVA, and ATVO Power Pass.
The ATVO Power Pass is not valid in the City of Kawartha Lakes including their portion of the rail trail.
ORV'S ON HIGHWAYS
Haliburton County and its 4 townships have all passed resolutions to amend current bylaws to allow 2up ATV's and side by side ORV's on all municipal roads in the County.
Private cottage roads are not included, permission from owners is still required.
maps & Passes are available in Gooderham
at the lucky dollar in gooderham
2017 CLUB RIDES AND EVENTS
The new ride schedule is posted
May 27/14 T1.9 through Dividing Lake Provincial Park is Closed .
BEAVER DAM TRAIL T3.11 In the swampy area just before the steel bridge/ramp we made a cordoroy bridge over the first
crossing using existing dead wood and then a rock and wood ramp coming out of the water at the far side (2nd crossing)
eliminating a steep offcamber section.