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The Friendship Trail

Durham St. at Fares St., Port Colborne, Ontario, Canada
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Perfect running trail

I run this trail a few times a year, from Ridgeway to Sherkston Shores Rd it's roughly 8k. The... read more

Reviewed yesterday
cottagegyrl
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Burlington, Canada
Quiet Trail

A very quiet trail, lots of trees and some wildlife, we saw a fox !! well maintained trail as well... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
betsy0
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Ontario
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“fort erie” (18 reviews)
“great ride” (3 reviews)
“both sides” (2 reviews)
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Durham St. at Fares St., Port Colborne, Ontario, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday

I run this trail a few times a year, from Ridgeway to Sherkston Shores Rd it's roughly 8k. The trail itself is shaded and quiet, a few road stops but rarely any cars. It's perfect for a run if you want peace and quiet on...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A very quiet trail, lots of trees and some wildlife, we saw a fox !! well maintained trail as well. Every 10K there is a small town to stop and explore from Port Colbourne to Sherkston, to Ridgeway.

Thank betsy0
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Reviewed 19 November 2017

The Friendship Trail from Fort Erie to Ridgeway and Port Colborne is a great paved off-road rail trail. It is flat and easy for riders of all capability levels. The only downside is that there are lots of stops at road crossings and some overkill...More

Thank RiversBiker
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Reviewed 13 September 2017

We absolutely love this bike trail and try to do it at least 2x a year. The Friendship trail rides from Fort Erie to Port Colborne. This trail is part of the Golden Horseshoe. This trail is wide and smooth. It great to ride along...More

1  Thank Regislive
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Reviewed 12 September 2017

Often ride this trail starting at Sherkston going to Fort Erie 1 time and Port Colborn the next and once in a while the whole circuit. The trail is well maintained and is relatively flat. I have never seen any large groups on the trail...More

Thank Rick H
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Reviewed 26 July 2017

Although we live about 350 km away, we have been coming to the Friendship Trail a few times each year during the last decade. It is about 32 km from Port Colborne to the end of the trail just under the bridge to USA. The...More

1  Thank Joe_Ursano
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Reviewed 22 July 2017

What a great ride we had on the friendship trail between Port Colborne and Fort Erie. Quiet, peaceful, not too busy, and very well maintained. Trail is also very flat, so makes for an easy ride. It is not along the water, but in land,...More

Thank David B
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Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

This trail is a pleasure to ride, it's picturesque, well maintained, it is also completely paved. The rail runs from Port Colbourne to Fort Erie approx 33k. Before you get into Fort Erie, there is a very lovely village with shops and eateries. May be...More

Thank vinnie52
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Reviewed 15 April 2017

i have taken this trail from Port colborne to ridgway...beautiful ride on a well maintained trail...peaceful

Thank Annette P
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Reviewed 5 February 2017

A wonderful trail to walk or bike. It's a great bike ride, pack a lunch hop on your bike and pedal on. The trail passes by farmers fields, quarries and quaint shopping areas. travel east or west for a wonderful relaxing day on this great...More

1  Thank MINIPLUMIRIS
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