Mainland Linear Trail

Trailhead:
Parkland Dr.  GPS N 44° 40.811'  W 063° 40.690'

Terrain and Surface:
This 4.5 km crusher dust trail with several gradual slopes is winter-maintained..

Parking/Bus Route:
Parking nearby; Bus routes: 2, 4 & 16.

Rating:
This trail rated Fairly Easy.

Description:

This power line corridor or linear Park owned by Halifax is a popular walking and running route and is an Active Transportation route with greenway and natural buffers, leading to side pathways and green spaces.  It connects to the Mainland Common where you will find the Canada Games Centre, Keshen Goodman Library and Halifax West High School. Approach cross streets with caution. The connecting walkways make the trail a true Active Transport route for the many neighborhoods in Mainland North.

This trail rated Fairly Easy runs parallel to Dunbrack Street and can be accessed at many intersections or walkways. One entrance Trail head is located at 791 Parkland Drive. There is access to a Dogs Off Leash Park at Glenbourne Community Park and parking lot, at 655 Parkland Dr, or from the trail. The trail passes through Clayton Park West and has its last entrance on Washmill Lake Drive at the intersection with Dunbrack Street in Mount Royale.

HNWTA is currently working with Halifax staff to plan a future extension to link to the popular Chain of Lakes Trail.

 

Mainland Linear Trail

Trailhead:
Parkland Dr.  GPS N 44° 40.811'  W 063° 40.690'

Terrain and Surface:
This 4.5 km crusher dust trail with several gradual slopes is winter-maintained..

Parking/Bus Route:
Parking nearby; Bus routes: 2, 4 & 16.

Rating:
This trail rated Fairly Easy.

Description:

This power line corridor or linear Park owned by Halifax is a popular walking and running route and is an Active Transportation route with greenway and natural buffers, leading to side pathways and green spaces.  It connects to the Mainland Common where you will find the Canada Games Centre, Keshen Goodman Library and Halifax West High School. Approach cross streets with caution. The connecting walkways make the trail a true Active Transport route for the many neighborhoods in Mainland North.

This trail rated Fairly Easy runs parallel to Dunbrack Street and can be accessed at many intersections or walkways. One entrance Trail head is located at 791 Parkland Drive. There is access to a Dogs Off Leash Park at Glenbourne Community Park and parking lot, at 655 Parkland Dr, or from the trail. The trail passes through Clayton Park West and has its last entrance on Washmill Lake Drive at the intersection with Dunbrack Street in Mount Royale.

HNWTA is currently working with Halifax staff to plan a future extension to link to the popular Chain of Lakes Trail.