Wagg's Wood

Difficulty ★★★★    •    Approx. 1 Hour

Wagg's Wood

Come explore the new trail system starting with a new trail head and parking at 1 Thorne Street in Mindemoya. The 42-acre park boasts four distinct trails totalling in three kms. The Woodland Accessibility Trail is fully accessible and great for those with mobility issues, mobility devices and strollers. You might even spot wildlife such as a porcupine, a barred owl or a wood thrush in the older growth forest. The Fossil Trail allows you to walk on the floor of an ancient sub-tropical sea that covered Manitoulin Island more than 400 million years ago. Wander the Alvar Trail full of glacial erratic rocks deposited during the last ice age. The Escarpment Trial is for the adventurer. Follow along the edge of the escarpment and take in view of the park below as you twist, turn and climb your way along the trail.

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Tips from a Local

Manitoulin trails offer something for everyone. Take a look at the difficulty ratings and lengths to find yourself an appropriate hike to suit your needs. It’s better to have a safe and enjoyable time than to get stuck on a trail that’s beyond your comfort level.