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The BLT Trail Crew Side by Side and Chainsaw

Storm Damage CLEARED!

January 12, 2022 2:50 pm Published by Comments Off on Storm Damage CLEARED!

On Sunday, January 9th, 2022, our Trail Crew Volunteers donated their time and cleared the trail from fallen debris from Beechville to Hubley. We would like to remind trail-users that we have limited winter maintenance  – therefore – please use the trail with caution. Happy Trailing!

Unveiling the new mural

2022 Annual General Meeting

January 10, 2022 12:03 pm Published by Comments Off on 2022 Annual General Meeting

Notice to all members of the B.L.T. Rails to Trails Association: The B.L.T. Rails to Trails Association will be holding it’s 2022 Annual General Meeting (AGM) on February 16, 2022 at 6:30PM via Zoom. All members, who are in good standing, are invited to attend. The AGM package, including the Zoom link will be sent...

Trail Caution - Downed trees and branches

Trail Caution!

January 8, 2022 4:24 pm Published by Comments Off on Trail Caution!

Emergency Post: we have reports of low hanging and down trees in the B.L.T. Rails to Trails. Our trail crew volunteers have been notified and will be deploying once it is safe to do so. Please use the trail with caution

Trail Caution Notice

Erosion Damage – Governors Lake

January 2, 2022 8:38 am Published by Comments Off on Erosion Damage – Governors Lake

Our Trail Crew Volunteers have noticed some significant erosion caused by the weather at several points on Governors Lake (Lakeside/Timberlea). They have closed certain areas of the trail for safety purposes. We are currently working to resolve this as soon as possible. Please avoid these areas and obey the caution tape.

Volunteer Doing Trail Maintenance

Thank you for your support and donations!

December 21, 2021 8:41 am Published by Comments Off on Thank you for your support and donations!

The B.L.T. Rails to Trails Association would like to thank the NS Ramblers Bicycle Club  and the ATV Association of Nova Scotia for their generous donations! We would also like to thank the number of trail-users who have donated to help us keep the trails safe!  Happy Holidays! —B.L.T. Rails to Trails Association

BLT Trail Maintenance Vehicle

Limited Winter Maintenance

December 15, 2021 8:43 am Published by Comments Off on Limited Winter Maintenance

As we enter the holiday season, we would like to inform all trail users that we will be entering into a period of limited winter maintenance. This means limited garbage removal, reduced trail patrols, and emergency repairs only. Trail Volunteers will try their best to inspect the trail after a significant weather system. The B.L.T....

Severe Weather Warning

Significant weather

November 21, 2021 8:54 pm Published by Comments Off on Significant weather

Attention all trail users: Environment Canada has issued a significant weather warning for this week. Please note that our volunteers will be out shortly after the storm has passed, however please use the trail with caution. If you see a hazard please visit our website at and click on “report an incident” on the...

Trail Maintenance in progress

Important Notice: Trail Maintenance

November 16, 2021 9:35 am Published by Comments Off on Important Notice: Trail Maintenance

Please be advised that vegetation management and brush trimming will occur starting November 17 to mid-December from KM 4 (Timberlea) to KM 9 (Lake of the Wood).The trail will remain open, but all trail users must pass with caution. The trail will be occupied by staff and heavy machinery. Please proceed with caution. Please check our web-site for...

B.L.T Trail Intersection

Board Directors Needed!

November 2, 2021 7:53 pm Published by Comments Off on Board Directors Needed!

The B.L.T. Rails to Trails Association is a non-profit society tasked with managing the B.L.T. Rails to Trails!; the organization is fully composed of volunteers. We are seeking interested community volunteers to fill: Board Director – Community Engagement (Responsible for community events, working with stakeholders on trail etiquette, and acknowledging the historical land of the BLT...

Volunteer Doing Trail Maintenance

50/50 Raffle Fundraisers

October 27, 2021 3:24 pm Published by Comments Off on 50/50 Raffle Fundraisers

Support your trail! The B.L.T. Rails to Trails is managed by volunteers from YOUR community, but they need YOUR support. The B.L.T. Rails to Trails Association relies on government funding, grants, and donations and we need YOUR help! You can help by donating or taking part in either the Bay Treasure Chest Monthly Raffle or...