Maps & Guides

About the Maitland Trail 

The Maitland Trail stretches between Auburn and Goderich in southwestern Ontario.  Covering approximately 50 kilometers, the trail meanders along the Maitland River offering outdoor enthusiasts a captivating journey through the heart of Huron County. With well-maintained paths and varying levels of difficulty, the trail showcases diverse natural landscapes, including lush forests, rolling hills, and scenic river valleys, making it a popular destination for hikers seeking both day trips and multi-day treks.

The following trails are also maintained by the Maitland Trail Association, some of which are suitable for family outings with kids.

All trails are open year-round, but things change frequently. Always check Trail Conditions before heading out.




Here is our Current Trail Guide (Pocket Edition)

  • 1:20,000 topographic maps
  • Includes all trails maintained by MTA
  • $16 for current MTA members, $18 for non-members

Here is the index map  from our Trail Guide. 


Here is a kmz file that you can download, unzip, then open in Google Earth. 


Hike Huron has a free trail guide that you can download here (14mb).

The Maitland Trail is found on pages 13 and 13A.