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Maitland Woods

Serene Hiking on the South Edge of Goderich

The Maitland Woods Trail is a lovely serene trail on the south edge of Goderich. It is rich in its variety of trees, plant life and birds, and includes creeks and ponds.

Boardwalks are in place in the wet areas to protect the plant life. This trail offers walking, hiking and skiing in some sections. Pets, on leash, allowed. Tree Identification signage in place. The Maitland Trail Association is the trail contact.


Perimeter length = 3.3 km, with shorter loop options

Difficulty Level

Level 1-easy, family with young children (occassionally some wet areas)

Trail Use

Walking, Skiing

Trail Hazards

Poison Ivy in area near Huckins St. entrance

Trail Surface

Natural surface, boardwalks and gravel surface in wet areas

Cost for Using Trail


Driving Directions

Main entrance off Parsons Court at the Columbus Cente. Alternative entrance at the end of Huckins St: Bayfield Road south (Hwy. #21), just past Suncoast Mall, take Huckins Street, trail entrance at end of the street. Walk in trail entrance beside Fire Hall.

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