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Level: Easiest
Length: 50 mi (80.5 km)
Surface: Greenway
Configuration: Out & Back
Elevation: +623/725 ft
Total: 58 riders

Mountain Biking Hamilton Brantford Rail Trail

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#186 of 311 mountain bike trails in Ontario
#8738 in the world

Crushed lime surface, level old rail bed with gentle grades, 100% off-street right-of-way, scenic, no services en route.

Before you go
  • No Drinking water 
  • No E-bikes permitted 
  • No Fat biking allowed in winter 
  • No Fee required 
  • No Lift service 
  • No Night riding allowed 
  • No Pump track 
  • No Restrooms 
Getting there
Start out at the Trail Centre for Dundas Valley Conservation Area, at 650 Governor\'s Road Dundas Ontario.
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  • michaelschafer01

    A few wet spots in the single track but less than you would think with all the rain. This track feels like there's more climbing than there is.

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  • Downhill Mike

    I like to ride this trail in the spring when the rest of the places are wet and muddy this is my go place to get back in shape. I put in over 50 km on my mountain bike today and feel great. Right now I can't think of a better place to go and get in shape for summer riding. You can put in almost 100 km if you want and don't have to ride on.the rode with cars.

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  • hammercycle88

    It's a rail trail. Good for you if you like that sort of thing. I find the real beauty of the rail trail is the way it can be used to connect trail systems in Hamilton and Dundas valley.

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  • olimoo

    You get what you expect, its a rail trail after all. Flat, fast and picturesque, great to take your kids for a gentle ride or for quick leg stretch. Runs through Dundas Valley Conservation Area so you can take some great side routes and easily explore more trails.

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