Where & Who We Are

Things change more frequently than you would expect.

Please see Trail Conditions whenever you’re thinking of heading out on the trail.

Where is the Maitland Trail?  

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




Here is the index map  from our trail guide. 




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

The Maitland Trail is on pages 13 & 13A


We also have our own Trail Guide.




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 August 2022:

President:  Gerry Wasylciw

Vice President:  Vacant

Treasurer:  Cathy Pacquette

Secretary & Membership Co-ordinator:  Kathleen Lush

Trail Crew Coordinators:  Phil Paquette (With Doug Ellacott, Con Melady, Mike Cicchini …. )

Hike Ontario Rep.: Hugh McGregor

G2G Rep.: Gys Weverink

Landowner Relations:  Vacant

Hike/Leader Coordinator & Newsletter Editor:  Cristen Watt

Directors at Large:  Paula Deering, Don Forbes

Other Key People:

Trail Ranger Co-ordinator:  Doug Ellacott

Web Committee: Kathleen Lush, Al Sanders, Patrick Capper