TRAIL NEWS

/TRAIL NEWS

Alerts and seasonal notices on trail conditions, construction, etc.

All KATVA Trails close December 1st – reopen May 2019

All KATVA Trails close to ATVs and SUVs on December 1st. We share a lot of the snowmobile trails and they are theirs for the winter months. Do not ride!!! It causes damage to the snowmobile trails groomed by the snowmobile clubs !!

KATVA 5-points Land Purchase – Press Release –

KATVA purchased land in 5-points — at the North Junction to keep the trails open to all

KATVA Trail 50 closed from October 1,2018 to May 1,2019 !!!!!

Once again, it is time to respect our landowner wishes and close trail
50 so they may enjoy their property without ATV traffic. KATVA
appreciates the fact that these land owners allow us trail access for 5
months every year. Without land owners generously granting us access every
year, our trails system would be drastically diminished.

Hunting Season in KATVA Area

It’s hunting season in KATVA riding area.┬áMost of our trails are in Wildlife Management Unit 60 which includes the Somerville Forest and the 5 Points, see attached map.
During these times, hunters can drive their vehicles on the Somerville trails including the rail trail, north of Burnt River for the purpose of forest

KATVA June 2,2018 Charity Poker Run – All proceeds to Ross Memorial Hospital, Lindsay

Saturday, June 2 at 8 AM – 6 PM

Log Chateau Park Ltd Family Campground
1691 Cty Rd 121 RR#2, Fenelon Falls, Ontario K0M 1N0

Please pre-register on our website katva.ca under register for a ride – June 2nd 2018 – Charity Poker Run.

Join us for a great day of

KATVA Trails – Pinery and Somerville Forest – closed until May 14th, 2018

After much discussion with our trail maintenance crew and the City of Kawartha Lakes staff, we regret to advise of the following:
“The City of Kawartha Lakes Parks and Recreation Division would like to advise that trails in the Pinery /Somerville Forest will be closed until May 14th, 2018 to mitigate trail damage due to wet

All KATVA Trails Open May 1st – except for the Pinery and Somerville Forest

All KATVA Trails, with the exception of the Pinery and Somerville Forest are now open to ride. While ATVs are allowed throughout our trails, Side by Sides are not yet permitted on the Victoria Rail Trail, Somerville Forest or the Pinery – they are allowed on all out 5-points trails. All trails are very wet,

VRT – Victoria Rail Trail Cleanup – Saturday April 28, 2018

We are having our annual VRT cleanup Saturday April 28th starting at 9am. Please come out and give us a hand with this annual cleanup – we remove all sorts of garbage left on the VRT and beside it to get the year off to a clean start. Pre-register on our website here, under Register

Trail 50 only – closed from October 1st to May 1st –

Our private landowners have asked all ATVers to stay off their properties from October 1st through to May 1st, 2018… They sue their land for hunting and do not want to be disturbed ….. Please honour their wishes ..