Slab Creek

Slab Creek is spectacular at this time of year, and the interpretive sign really adds to the experience. Don’t miss it! All of the trail’s interpretive signboards can be seen here Read More

Hillier progress report

The kiosk on Station Road in Hillier. Still to come are the planting of a suitable shade tree, interior imagery such as area historical and cultural information, a wetlands map, and a plaque celebrating all the donors who helped fund the Trail and make it what it is today. Add in a picnic table, bike repair stand, and a ‘garden’ which the PEC Horticultural Society will build and the ‘station name’ sign and our volunteers get some rest before they… Read More

8 Wing Training on Trail

CountyLive Members representing the 8 Wing CFB Trenton Aircraft Salvage and Recovery team were participating in a training exercise on the Millennium Trail, Thursday. During a quick stop in Bloomfield, Sgt. Petey Danger, supervisor of ATESS Aircraft Recovery and Salvage, said the team – with members from several units and squadrons from 8 Wing – was travelling from Consecon to Picton. ATESS (Aerospace and Telecommunications Engineering Support Squadron) provides specialized engineering, training and production services in support of worldwide air… Read More

10000 Steps

The Millennium Trail was popular for those who took part in the tenth annual ride/walk/run/whatever fund-raiser for PEC Hospice. Shown above at the Picton end of the trail, Dave Smith and friends – 2-legged and 4-legged. More details at CountyLive – click here. Read More

Hillier update

The partially completed kiosk at Hillier. Thank you to our dedicated team of volunteers. Work is on-going. The washroom is in place at this site. What a sense of accomplishment as we continue to improve the Trail. There are always volunteer opportunities. If you would like to help, just contact us. Read More

Trail Builder Award

To the Prince Edward County Trails Committee From Ontario Trails Council Well done everybody! Trail Builder Awards are given to member organizations in recognition for their efforts in completing and opening a section or sections of the Trillium Trail Network; for special and unique activities on a section or sections of the Trillium Trail Network which included the use of volunteers, user groups and the general public; and/ or for raising positive media attention to a section(s)of the Trillium Trail… Read More

DO NOT TOUCH!

There are lots of interesting things to see along the trail. Giant Hogweed and Wild Parsnip aren’t interesting. They’re highly dangerous. Leave them alone. To learn more about giant hogweed – click here  To learn more about wild parsnip – click here  Read More

June Challenge

The County has proclaimed June for a month-long transportation challenge. The Silver Chain Challenge is an annual event that invites municipalities across Eastern Ontario to engage in a friendly competition from June 1 through June 30 to inspire and promote a more active lifestyle. Read the County’s proclamation here. Full details of this month-long event can be found at https://silverchainchallenge.ca/  Read More

Trailheads Update

Construction for the Hillier (Station Road) and Consecon (Salem Road) trailheads including kiosks based on the successful Wellington model will begin soon. The planned construction for these trailheads can be seen here for Hillier and here for Consecon. Read More