Welcome to the Beaver Valley Section!

Bruce Trail trail marker at foot of Metcalfe Rock. Photo Marg Yaraskavitch 2018.
Quick Links
  • Grey Sauble Conservation closes Eugenia Falls Conservation Area June 16 2020 until further notice
    Eugenia Falls Conservation Area is closed until further notice due to people traveling out of bounds. Bruce Trail hikers can use the Temporary Reroute around the property closure and are reminded to stay on marked trails. Please respect the property owner’s wishes as trespassers will be prosecuted.
  • See results of our virtual Annual General Meeting and our Club’s awards winners in the special AGM issue of Beaver Bytes
  • As of June 6, the Beaver Valley section of the Bruce Trail is open.

    The Bruce Trail, as a whole, is now approximately 85% open. Areas remaining closed will continue to be updated on Bruce Trail Changes and Notices, the Bruce Trail App, and websites of parks and other public landowners. Keep in mind that where the Trail is open, most facilities remain closed and some parking is restricted or not available. Please respect all closures.
  • See Trail Reroutes affecting the Beaver Valley Section.
  • Hiker Drop-off Service The Trail Angels program is suspended until further notice.
  • Report a Dangerous Tree

Keith Solomon Award Celebrates
Our Hardworking Trail Captains and Crews!

Keith Solomon Award. Bronzed work boot mounted on wood base with bronze plaques affixed, inscribed with annual award winners. Photo Marg Yaraskavitch 2015
Photo credit: Marg Yaraskavitch, 2015.

Congratulations to all our Trail Captains and Trail Workers of the Beaver Valley Bruce Trail Club who as a group are the recipients of this year’s Keith Solomon Award. Our trails are recognized throughout the BTC corridor as some of the best maintained and most beautiful of all. The hours of hard work are so appreciated, our Club thanks you.

The Keith Solomon Award was established to celebrate an individual or group who has made a significant contribution to the improvement or preservation of the Bruce Trail in the Beaver Valley and boy has this group achieved that.

Once the boot as been engraved we will let you all know when it will be on display at the Kimberley General Store and the Ravenna Country Market ready for picture taking opportunities.

A huge shoutout to all of you, our trail and maintenance gang! Thank you.

Kelly Killoran
Director of Membership and Volunteers

Hike and Badge Event Cancellations

End to End event badge awarded for completing Beaver Valley section during the annual event This fall’s End-to-End event is now cancelled due to COVID-19 concerns.

All Beaver Valley Club hikes are cancelled until further notice

September’s Looping in Lion’s Head hiking trip is now cancelled due to COVID-19.

COVID-19 Updates

COVID-19 Update. Postpone hikes and walks on Bruce Trail. Stay safe. Stay home.

The Bruce Trail Conservancy requests that the public postpone any use of the Bruce Trail for walks or hikes until further notice to minimize the spread or contraction of COVID-19. See the BTC Update on COVID-19 and COVID-19 FAQs for Bruce Trail hikers.

An Update to our Supporters Regarding COVID-19

BTC logo on green background. A message to our supporters

To help stop the spread of the virus, the Bruce Trail Conservancy has cancelled hiking programs, Trail Angel shuttles and trail maintenance activities for all Bruce Trail Clubs until further notice. See BTC Announcement for more details.

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