Lambton Shores Nature Trails

Welcome to Lambton Shores and its communities of Arkona, Forest, Grand Bend, Ipperwash, Northville. Port Franks and Thedford.  A 'Destination for Nature Lovers' on the beautiful south-eastern shores of Lake Huron in Ontario, Canada.  A network of connected, accessible, safe & user-friendly Nature Trails for walking, hiking, cycling & outdoor enthusiasts!

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Enjoy our "Hidden Gems of Nature"

The 2016 fall work schedule has been announced.

See the News section for more details.

Hiking in Lambton Shores

We invite you to explore the Nature Trails of Lambton Shores & Vicinity.  Enjoy the vistas, the sounds, the smells, the feeling of our community.  Come see what nature has to offer - sand dunes, Carolinian Forest, waterfalls, flowers, plants, wildlife and more.  There is something new waiting for you to discover!

  • Protect & preserve our ‘Gems of Nature’ & everything in it
  • Stay on the trail  (follow the ‘blazes’ on the trees)
  • Help keep the trails LSNT works on natural & beautiful
  • Take only pictures…Leave only footprints…
  • Adhere to the permitted uses & activities
  • Keep pets on the leash

Invitiation To Join Us

MARK YOUR CALENDAR - You are invited to attend our annual Nature Appreciation Hike at Ipperwash Dunes & Swales on October 15, 2016.  We will also be celebrating our

5th Year Anniversary!  More details to come.


Senseless Vandalism

It is unfortunate that we continue to have vandalism on various trails throughout the region.  If you should see motorized vehicles trespassing or any vandalism, please call the Ontario Provincial Police at 1-888-310-1122 to report what you have seen (anonymously).

Discoveries are Waiting

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Today LSNT relies on a volunteer base of more than 100.  You are invited to become a representative of your community on the Executive Committee, a volunteer on scheduled workdays, a trail hike leader, a 'GREEN' sponsor, a fundraiser, a natural heritage educator, a regular hiker on our wonderful nature trails!  Click here to contact us today.

2016 Annual Membership

LSNT is a proud sponsor of Discover The Trails!

Our Nature Code of Ethics

The Ausable River Valley Trail (ABCA Section) is currently CLOSED pending the removal of dead ash trees along the trail.