Wednesday, May 29, 2019

ITD Events in Fundy Trail Parkway in St. Martins, New Brunswick

Fundy Trail Geocache
June 1 @ 9:00 am
Grab your GPS and explore the Fundy Trail! Follow our clues and listed waypoints and learn the history of some of our favourite places. You might even stumble upon Captain Kidd’s buried treasure!
Grab a clue sheet from the entrance kiosk or the Big Salmon River Interpretation Centre and set off on an adventure! What better way to celebrate International Trails Day than to explore many of the trails within this park.
There are 17 official Fundy Trail geocache sites, find them all today, or keep your list and come back another time!

Guided walk n’ talk- Cranberry Brook Trail
June 1 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Join your guide and hike a section of the Cranberry Brook Trail! This hike will start at Parking Lot #9 and finish at Parking Lot 10.
On this moderate hike, your guide will discuss local flora and fauna, and touch on the history of Big Salmon River and logging along the Bay of Fundy. This beautiful hike will take 1 – 1.5 hours to complete.
Hike starts at 10:00 AM at P9.

Guided walk n’ talk- Flower Pot Rock Foot Path
June 1 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
On this easy/moderate 1.5 km hike, your guide will share with you information on local flora and fauna, the famous Bay of Fundy tides, geology and erosion and our Flower Pot Rock. This hike will be approximately 1.5 -2 hours in length.
Meet at Fownes Head- top of Flower Pot Rock Staircase. This walk starts at 1:00 PM

Monday, May 27, 2019

The Safe Family Biking Event

Please join the Happy Community Project and Sackville Rivers Association for:

The Safe Family Biking Event: June 1st, 10am - 12pm

Meet at the Sackville Lions Club - 101 Old Beaverbank Rd., Lower Sackville
The focus is for families with children 13 and under. There is a mechanical check station available. Bring your bike and helmet. Draw prizes!!

Rain date is June 2nd, 10am - 12pm
More information at: 902-220-8203

Monday, May 6, 2019

Horse Day 2019

Each year, the first Saturday of June is marked as Canada's National Horse Day. Across the country, events and celebrations will take place to allow Canadians of all ages and experience levels to honour, discover, and explore the equestrian world.

There is also a Youth National Drawing Contest for ages 3-16. Learn more about the drawing contest  HERE

And be sure to capture your Horse Day fun on camera for the chance to win! To enter the Horse Day Photo Contest, simply post your Horse Day photos to Facebook, Twitter or Instagram on June 1st, using the hashtag #HorseDay2019

See below for events Horse Day happening in Nova Scotia!

For more information about Canada's National Horse Day, visit:

  423 Dunmore Road, Port Hood, NS  100 participants  9028701583

  1075 Fairmont Road, Antigonish , NS  40 participants  9028634968

  14015 Highway 224, Cooks Brook, NS  150 participants  9028050241  Open to the general public from 1 to 4 PM

BLT Walk/Run/Bike & BBQ

Saturday, June 1st, 10AM

Beechville Lakeside Timberlea Rails to Trails is celebrating International Trails Day.  It is a free, fun time for everyone.  Everything starts at 10 am with a WALK/RUN/BIKE and end with a BBQ.


At 10 am, a fun walk/run/bike, for 5.2 or 9.5 or 20.8 kms, starts at the Coca-Cola plant in the Industrial Park.

At 10:30 am, there will be a Memorial dedication at the Six Mile Falls for Catherine Klefenz and Lindsay Gates.

At 11:30 am, everyone meets at the St. Andrews Church for BBQ hotdogs, face painting, bells for bikes, and craft a Truffula tree. Our challenge for this event is to have as small amount of waste as possible, so please bring your own water bottle for water refills.

For more information, see

Tuesday, April 16, 2019

Guided Hike at Forest Lakes Country Club

Saturday June 1st, 10AM - 12PM

Come with the whole family on June 1st and explore the fantastic trails at Forest Lakes! Guides will show you through the walking trails, teaching you about the flora and fauna along the way.

Be sure to wear comfortable footwear that may get wet. Bring sunscreen and a water bottle. Binoculars and cameras welcome.

After the hike, stay for a post-hike reception where there will be healthy snacks and refreshments available at the Welcome Lodge.

For more information, visit:

Wednesday, March 13, 2019

Halifax North West Trails Association International Trails Day Hike to Fox Lake

Saturday June 1st, 10AM - 1PM
Join the Halifax North West Trail Association to celebrate International Trails Day with a hike to Fox Lake in the proposed Blue Mountain Birch Cove Lakes Regional Park. Hike leaders Spencer and Alyssa will guide you out to the lake, and Spencer will entertain you with (entirely made up) stories of the trail along the way! 
Come out to enjoy their favourite hike in the BMBCL area, and spend a fantastic morning out in nature on the trails. The approximately 4 km return trail is a little rugged, and can be wet in places, so make sure you have proper footwear and are prepared for a moderate to intense hike (depending on your skill level). There will be rocks to climb over, and fun to be had!
Meeting place is at the end of the cul-de-sac of Colins Road at 9:50 am.
Registration is required by emailing Alyssa at:
Hope to see you there!

Tuesday, February 12, 2019

International Trails Day 2019

International Trails Day is an annual celebration of trails to promote trail development, the use of trails and the healthy lifestyle they encourage. It is celebrated each year on the first Saturday in June. This year we celebrate International Trails Day on Saturday, June 1, 2019. We encourage the public to join in the fun and participate in the International Trails Day events listed as they become available. If you have an event you would like to post, please email the details and your contact information to NS Trails: