The County’s official tourism website has an information page which provides information on the trail as a tourism asset – Everything You Need to Know about the Millennium Trail .
Our frequently asked questions – developed from users’ questions – is a great place to read much more about the who, what, when, and why of the Millennium Trail.
Q Where does the Trail start?
A Kilometre 0 is at Fort Kente Road at the West end of County Road 64 in Carrying Place [map link]
Q Where does the Trail end?
A Kilometre 44 is at Hwy 49 by White Chapel Rd. Just north of Picton [map link]
Q Who can use the Trail?
A It is a multiuser Trail available to Mobility Devices, Walkers, Runners, Cyclists, Horse & rider, Farm Tractors, ATVs, Snowmobiles, and authorized Service Vehicles.
Q Who cannot use the Trail?
A Motorised Vehicles such as Cars, Trucks, Vans and Motorcycles
Q Can I ride an ATV on the trail?
A Yes if you have a license and are insured.
Q How far is it from Picton to Wellington?
A It’s approximately 18 kilometres.
Q Is the Trail groomed in winter?
A The snowmobilers groom the Trail in Winter.
Q Can I ride an ATV in the winter on the groomed trail?
A ATVs are not allowed when snow is on the Trail
Q Is there parking for vehicles with trailers anywhere?
A Parking is available in Carrying Place at the Sports Complex at County Road 64 & Hwy 33 [map link] and on Upper Lake Street in Picton [map link]
Q What is the condition of the Trail?
A It is in good condition having been recently resurfaced with the exception of a section in Hillier which will be completed in November 2019
Q Do dogs need to be on a leash?
Q Where can I park my vehicle to use the Trail?
A There will be Parking at the Rest areas in Picton, Bloomfield, Wellington, Hillier, Salem Road and at the Sports Complex at County Road 49 & Hwy 33 in Carrying Place in 2020.
Q Are there toilets on the Trail?
A There is one at the Wellington Rest area with more to come when the other Rest Areas (trailheads) are finished in 2020.
Q Can I charge up my electric wheelchair anywhere on the Trail?
A Not at this point in time.
Q Can I ride a dirt bike on the trail?
A Yes if you have insurance & are licensed.
Q How long is the Trail?
A Approximately 46 Kilometres which includes the Picton spur line.
Q What are the hours of operation?
A 7am to 11pm
Q Who enforces the Trail Bylaw?
A As appropriate, elements of the Bylaw are enforced by the OPP, County Bylaw Officers, and Provincial MNR officers.
Q There is a tree branch on the Trail. Who do I contact?
A Call the County at (613) 476-2148
Q What to do if you see a car on the trail?
A Take a picture of the Licence Plate and report it to the OPP at 1 (888) 310-1122
Q How do I become a friend of the Millennium Trail?
A Email us at email@example.com
Q Who do I call if I have a problem on the Trail?
A The OPP at 1 (888) 310-1122
A The County at (613) 476-2148
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