Head's Up Hikers!

Conservation Authority closes trails for Hurricane Sandy


The Hamilton Conservation Authority is closing several trails in advance of Hurricane Sandy's arrival.
The high winds may create possible hazards from falling or fallen trees and possible trail washouts.
As of 4 p.m. today, trails in the conservation areas will be closed until at least Wednesday.

Trail closures include: the Dofasco Trail through the Vinemount Swamp, Chippawa Trail, Hamilton to Brantford Rail Trail, Lafarge Trail in Flamborough and Lower Spencer Creek Trail.

The following conservation areas will also be closed, and parking will not be available at:
Dundas Valley, Webster's Falls, Tews Falls and Eramosa Karst Conservation Area.