The Veterans’ Memorial Walkway, which is part of the Trans Canada Trail was renamed on July 1, 2006 and starts at Bridge and Rolph Street and ends at Quarterline Road. The trailhead is landscaped with a large limestone marker, gardens and benches. Parking is located across the road from the trailhead. The Trans Canada Trail continues along Quarterline Road south to Newell Road and south on Bayham Drive to Highway #3.
Length: 1.9km (linear)
Facilities: Parking, benches, shopping near trailhead
Trail Uses: Hiking, Cycling
Primary Surface: Paved
Location: Parking available at Bridge and Rolph Street entrance
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 Tillsonburg include Borden Crescent, The Carroll Trail, McLaughlin Way, Participark, and Trans Canada Trail. 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 Tillsonburg?
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 Tillsonburg’s page to learn more about where to eat here