Cyclists riding through Lorne Park

With over 70km of natural trails, Brantford is the perfect destination for hiking and cycling enthusiasts. The serene Grand River, a designated Canadian Heritage River, weaves its way alongside our beautiful trail system providing the perfect backdrop. Your options are endless as The Hub of Ontario Trails connects you to Hamilton, Port Dover, Cambridge, and beyond.

Trail Access

While there are many points in the city in which to access the trails, there are some that are easier to access than others, including:

  1. Oak Park Rd.
  2. Hardy Rd.
  3. Glenhyrst Art Gallery of Brant
  4. Wilkes Dam
  5. Waterworks Park

Visit the main City of Brantford website for more information on our trails, including a map with all of the access points.


There are many places to stop and see on your adventure along the trail system. Some notable attractions include:

  1. Bell Homestead National Historic Site
  2. Mohawk Park
  3. Glenhyrst Art Gallery of Brant
  4. Serenity Country Candles
  5. Earl Haig Family Fun Park