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

Sandpit / Trail 40 Re-route

Important Notice regarding the 5 Points trails…..the sandpit and Trail #40 entering the 5 Points off of Bass Lane are all on private property and the landowner has had too many problems with people including but not limited to ATVs, SxS and motorcycles trespassing and abusing his property. It’s also become too much

Sandpit / Trail 40 Re-route2021-05-08T01:02:33+00:00

Respect ALL Trail Users

It’s incredibly disappointing to have to say this again but we are getting complaints about ATVs and SxS on the snowmobile trails again. This is a reminder that ALL KATVA trails are closed until May 1st. We finally have some snow and the snowmobile clubs are hard at work trying to build a base and

Respect ALL Trail Users2021-07-29T23:54:26+00:00

GREAT NEWS for ROADS ACCESS – Trent Lakes

We have really great news!! Our president Carolyn Richards did a deputation before the Trent Lakes council on December 15th to request access for ATVs, SxS and green plated motorcycles (dirt bikes) on all township roads and we received notice today that the council voted in favour of
GREAT NEWS for ROADS ACCESS – Trent Lakes2021-07-29T23:54:26+00:00

Trails Closed – Thanks for a Great Riding Season

Almost as if on cue the snow is here and the trails are now closed and respectfully handed over to the snowmobile clubs and their members for their riding season.
Please respect our snowmobile trail partners
Trails Closed – Thanks for a Great Riding Season2020-12-01T15:09:19+00:00

Annual Memberships Good for 12 Months

This is just a reminder that KATVA trail permits are good for 12 months from the date of purchase so you can still buy them now and they are good until this time next year. Our trail permits are recognized on the following trail systems:

  • Kawartha ATV Association
  • Algonquin West ATV Club
  • Lake of Bays
Annual Memberships Good for 12 Months2021-07-29T23:54:26+00:00

Hunting Season Starts – Trail 50 Closed to All

As hunting season approaches please remember that as of October 1st KATVA trail #50 will be closed to all motorized users. The is at the request of the multiple landowners on that trail who made this a condition of allowing us to keep a trail through their property and we completely respect their request. This

Hunting Season Starts – Trail 50 Closed to All2020-09-17T15:00:15+00:00

New Gates on VRTC

Please note that the City of Kawartha Lakes has started installing the first of many gates to be put up to control the size of ATVs and SxS allowed on the trails as well as keep cars and trucks off of the trails. The first set of gates
New Gates on VRTC2020-09-09T20:12:18+00:00

VRT – Kinmount – Storm/Tornado Damage Cleaned Up

The Victoria Rail Trail in the area of Kinmount is re-opened after being closed due to trees blocking it from August 2nd’s tornado. 

A big thank you to our Volunteers for their quick and thorough work!  Great job!

 

VRT – Kinmount – Storm/Tornado Damage Cleaned Up2020-08-03T12:32:46+00:00