Closure of bridge at Whitevale

April 22nd, 2014

Construction Start: June 1, 2014
In-Water Work: July 1 to September 15, 2014
Construction End: December 12, 2014

The bridge is open to foot and bicycle traffic until June 1st, but after it will


Ice Storm Clean Up – Part 2

January 16th, 2014

Photos of the ongoing Ice Storm clean up:

Many thanks to the all the volunteers for their work in clearing the trail damage from the Ice Storm, including: Colin Arnott (and the Mud Puppies), Stephen Kamnitzer, Fred


Ice Storm Clean Up

January 8th, 2014

The recent ice storm has done some damage to some trees along the Seaton Trail.

Thanks to all the volunteers who have pledged thus far to help clear the trail of small to medium size trees

If anyone


Staircase Construction at Forestream – Complete

November 5th, 2012

The construction of the new steel staircase at Forestream is complete.


*Update* Cedar trees removed from Whitevale area

August 20th, 2012

On August 14th, a green pickup truck was seen driving out of the old quarry just north of Whitevale with a bed loaded with cedars. An estimated 50-100 cedars have been removed. The truck has been driving around the 4


Caution: beavers and dogs

August 20th, 2012

On Saturday July 28, on the trail between Forestream and Concession 3 near marker 1N056 , some dogs were approached by a beaver. As this is a popular area spot for dogs to swim, owners should use caution as the


Forestream Stairs Construction Status

June 21st, 2012

The Forestream Stairs Construction Activity Status:

  • Helical piles have been completed and fully installed.
  • Due to multiple delays during the shop drawing review stage, metal fabrication was delayed.
  • As of now, we are targeting to have the


Staircase Construction at Forestream

March 12th, 2012

The TRCA has awarded the contract for the supply and construction of a galvanized steel staircase at the Forestream stairs location. Removal of the existing stairs are tentatively scheduled to begin on March 26, 2012, and foundations (helical piles) are


July 16, 2011 Work Party Photos

July 16th, 2011


“No Motorized Vehicles” Signs and Fence Installed Along Trail

November 23rd, 2010

The Seaton Trail is being damaged by motorcycles and ATV’s. This issue is most prominent along Section 1 (Concession # 3 to Clarke’s Hollow) and Section 3 near the 407 bridge and gravel pit. The Friends of Seaton Trail volunteered


Latest News

Construction of Stormwater Management Facility Outfall
March 24, 2020
UPDATE. THE CONSTRUCTION HAS BEEN COMPLETED AND THE TRAIL IS OPEN   The Seaton Hiking Trail will be temporarily closed northeast of the Foreststream Trail (Old Whites Road)…
Seaton Community Northern Outflow Project Flooding
October 8, 2019
Users of the Seaton Trail just south east of Forestream Road and at the Hydro line would have noticed flooding of the trail.  The flooding is the result of the new Mattamy Homes…
Seaton Community Southern Outflow Project
October 8, 2019
Users of the Seaton trail just north of the CPR trestle would have noticed  the new Seaton Community Southern Outflow Project.   This project collects rain water from the new…
Found Glasses on Trail at Marker 1N085
November 21, 2018
A pair of kids glasses were found on the trail around marker 1N085. The glasses were left at the marker.

Latest Events

Seaton Trail Race
May 10, 2014
The Seaton Trail Race consists of 3 races: 15K/25K and 50K. The 15K will start 8:30am at Pine Ridge and the turnaround will be at Forestream. The 25K will start 8:00am at Pine Ridge…
BTC Seaton Trail Hike – May 15th
May 15, 2011
Introduction to the Seaton Trail to Bruce Trail Conservancy Memebers. The trail follows West Duffins Creek that winds through a riparian habitat, all within Pickering,…
Toronto Outdoor Club Winter Night Hike – Wed, Jan 26 2011
January 26, 2011
We’re going to walk the first section of the Seaton Hiking Trail starting from south end parking lot (Coordinates: N43.86403 W79.09846). Depending on the condition, we…
Install Un-Authorized Use Signs On Sunday Oct 17, 2010
October 17, 2010
Here’s your chance to give back to the Seaton Trail. We are planning some trail work on Sunday Oct 17, 2010 and we are looking for volunteers. We will be meeting at Rossland…