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Thomas Ingersoll Scenic Trail - 2km

This beautiful walk brings you from the Ingersoll Cheese Museum into downtown Ingersoll.

Discover the Thomas Ingersoll Scenic Trail

This trail extends from the Cheese Museum on Plank Line to the Gazebo in downtown Ingersoll. Trail users will go through Centennial Park, walk by the Creative Arts Centre and Victoria Park Community Centre, enjoy the beauty of Smiths Pond, enter Memorial Park and be able to relax in the Gazebo at the end of the trail.

Trail maps are posted in the Gazebo and at the Canterbury St. entrance to Smith’s Pond Park.

Length: 2.5 km (linear)

Difficulty: Easy

Facilities: Parking, Washrooms

Trail Uses: Hiking, Cycling

Primary Surface: Paved

Access Locations:

1. Ingersoll Cheese Museum, Plank Line

2. Wellington St (west side), north of Victoria Community Centre

Open: All Year

How can I help keep Oxford County beautiful and healthy?

Bring along your favourite reusable water bottle. Leave all places in a better state than when you arrived. Give wildlife space; even if animals do not run away from you, they may be protecting young. Provide adequate space for flora and fauna. Take in the changing terrain, stay on the path and avoid them during wet/muddy periods. If the parking lot is full at the trail you're visiting, consider coming back at a different time or choosing a different trail to avoid overuse. Finally, take only photos and leave only footprints. If you'd like to give back, you can consider purchasing a tree.

What other trails are nearby? What trails are over 5km?

Nearby trails in and around Ingersoll include Douglas Carr, and John Lawson. If you’re looking for a trail 5km or over, we have: Wildwood Trail (25km), Avon Trail (19km), Millenium Trail System (6km), Hickson Trail (9km), Roth Park (12km), Sliver Trail (5.25km), The Carroll Trail (5km) or the Trans-Canada Trail (17km). To learn more about these trails, check out our Trails and Hiking Page .

How far is this trail system from downtown Ingersoll?

Not too far at all. It’s about a 5-minute drive from the main access point.

Where can I grab a bite nearby?

Check out Ingersoll's page to learn more about where to eat here .

Contact Information

Town of Ingersoll


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