2 miles
Distance
61 ft
Climb
-100 ft
Descent
00:08:26
Avg time

Don Mills Trail Details

  • Riding Area
    Don Valley
    Toronto, Ontario
  • Difficulty Rating
  • Trail Type
    Paved Path
  • Bike Type
    AM, XC, RD, Fat, Adaptive MTB
  • Trail Usage
    Biking Primary
  • Direction
    Both Directions
  • Climb Difficulty
    Green
  • Physical Rating
    Easy
  • Season
    Whenever it is clear
  • Family Friendly
    Yes
  • eBike Allowed
  • TTFs on Trail
    Bridge
  • Global Ranking
    #36137 in Mountain Biking
  • Local Popularity
    75 in Mountain Biking [+]
    • 5 in Trail Running
    • 5 in Hiking

Paved path on site of former CN Leaside Spur (originally Canadian Northern Rail). Current name is Don Mills Trail. Lots of dog walking and several intersections. Traffic light at Lawrence. No direction signs and no markers. Wooded areas have grown in since railway left. Connects at north end via roads to Betty Sutherland Trail via streets. Connects at south end Leslie Street and Seaton Park road to West Don Trail to downtown via Central Don and to Martin Goodman Trail with other trail junctions along the way.

Access Info

North end from Scarsdale Road at York Mills on east side. Alternatively from parking lot by LCBO and under from north side of York Mills bridge.
South end - :Leslie at top of hill north from Eglinton past blue fence. Enter along fence or on driveway of OTT Financial. Go east to fence. Caution for cyclists in other direction. After passing though fence of gravel turn north on paved path.

Disclaimer

The paved trail is Toronto Parks public property. Access on the south end is on private land

Local Trail Association
More Stats for Don Mills Trail bike trail
  • Altitude change
    -39 ft
  • Altitude min
    408 ft
  • Altitude max
    482 ft
  • Altitude start
    459 ft
  • Altitude end
    420 ft
  • Grade
    -0.314%
  • Grade max
    -7.628%
  • Grade min
    5.485%
  • Distance climb
    4,276 ft
  • Distance down
    1 miles
  • Distance flat
    1,075 ft
  • Avg time
    00:08:26
  • Avg reverse time
    00:08:19
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Status:
on Jan 5, 2019
Dry
Avg: 3 (3 votes)

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Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
Trail Ridden Direction

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  • Downhill Primary
  • Both Directions
  • Uphill Primary
  • Uphill Only
  • One Direction

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Trail Report Status
  • Clear / Green
  • Minor Issue / Yellow
  • Significant Issue / Amber
  • Closed or Major Issue / Red

  • Land Owner Overlay
  • Wilderness (typically no bikes in USA)
  • BLM (public)
  • USFS (Wildlife sanctuaries darker than usfs)
  • State land
  • Indigenous
  • Military
Trail Conditions
  • Unknown
  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
  • Map Markers
  • trail Trail Head
  • photo Photo
  • place Directory Listing
  • region Riding Area
  • TTF TTF
  • Parking Parking
  • Viewpoint Viewpoint
  • Information Information
  • Warning Warning
  • Directions Directions
  • Water Fountain/Source Water Fountain/Source
  • Sight Sight
  • Restrooms Restrooms
  • Gate Gate
  • Camping Camping
  • Trail Sign Trail Sign
  • Table or Bench Table or Bench
  • Other Other
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      6 Months
      • 93 rides
      • 31 miles avg distance
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      • 362 rides
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      1 Review & Comments

      • + 1
      flag EzekielT (Aug 31, 2018 at 18:04)
       Quite possibly the best trail in all of Toronto.
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