Where & Who We Are

Where is the Maitland Trail?  

  • Here is a kmz file that you can download, then open in Google Earth. 
  • Here is the index map  from our trail guide. 
  • Hike Huron has a free trail guide for download. The Maitland Trail is on pages 13 & 13A

Our Mission:  To maintain and develop dedicated and partnership trails in the Maitland Valley for discovery and appreciation of the natural environment.

The MTA, through the development and maintenance of sustainable and vital organizational structures driven by accountability and responsibility, shall strive to adhere to it’s guiding principles, being:

  • Protecting the natural environment of the Maitland River Valley as it pertains to trails maintenance and development;
  • Providing safe and, where possible, handicapped-accessible opportunities for physical activity, nature appreciation and recreation for the community;
  • Fostering community involvement, partnerships and stewardship.

Board of Directors as of April 2020:

President:  Kathleen Lush

Vice President:  Anthony Hodsman

Treasurer:  Don Forbes

Secretary:  Bethany McRae

Membership Co-ordinator:  Gerry Wasylciw

Trail Crew Coordinators:  Roger Goddard, Brian McCulloch, Mike Cicchini (With Doug Ellacott & Con Melady)

Hike Ontario Rep.:  Allison Stoecker

Landowner Relations:  Joanne Hickey

Annual Meeting Planner:  Jacqui Empson-Laporte

Hike/Leader Coordinator & Newsletter Editor:  Cristen Watt

Directors At Large: 

     Erinn Lawrie


Other Key People:

       Trail Ranger Co-ordinator:  Doug Ellacott

Web Committee: Al Sanders, Patrick Capper