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Trail Party a Success

June 4, 2024 8:58 am Published by Leave your thoughts

What a great day! The Dynamite Trail party was a great success thanks everyone for stopping by. Thank you to David Devenne – Mayor in Mahone Bay for kicking off our celebrations on the weekend and Susan Corkum-Greek, MLA along with Mayor Carolyn Bolivar-Getson for supporting us and honoring our volunteers. Trans Canada Trail we...


What do you know about the Dynamite Trail?

May 21, 2024 2:08 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

What do you know about the Dynamite Trail? Built in 1901 by Halifax & Southwestern Railway, locals called the H&SW Hellishly Slow and Wobbly. Take a guided walk with us on June 1 and hear more about the history and flora and fauna of the trail. You have a choice of a 3km or 9.6km...


Party Day has ARRIVED!

April 8, 2024 1:28 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Come celebrate International Trails Day today with us Saturday June 1st 10am – 4pm Welcome Street parking lot, Mahone Bay ( Where Welcome St meets Wye St, near the Saltbox Brewery. Park at Bayview School or onsite parking is available. More about parking below. Enjoy live music, food, trail walks and cycling Some Party Events...


Thank you to the stewards of the Dynamite Trail

December 19, 2023 2:23 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

A giant THANK YOU to the stewards of the Dynamite Trail for your work getting the Mushamush and Martins River Bridges repaired for another few generations! Our founding members Geoff MacDonald, Avery Bain and Alexander Hamilton. This phase of the Mushamush Bridge repairs are complete. Thank you to the Duron team, the funders and the...


Trail Work Party

December 7, 2023 4:07 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Saturday December 9th 9am-12pm Come out and support your local trail group. Bring work gloves and enjoy some fresh air. Meet at the trail parking lot on Sleepy Hollow Road


Martins River Bridge Phase 2 Completed

December 4, 2023 4:14 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Thank you to the bridge restoration team from Allsteel Coatings Ltd in Cape Breton. We have just finished Phase two of the mid-life refit on the Martins River Bridge. Phase One last year was the restoration of the masonry piers and abutments. Phase Two this year was the sandblasting, minor repairs and painting of the...


See the Mushamush Bridge Up Close

October 23, 2023 1:18 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Meet the Dynamite Trail Association and see the Mushamush bridge up close. Sunday October 29 2-4pm Clearland Road parking lot The Dynamite Trail invites you come and see and discuss the multi-million dollar project to refurbish our two magnificent bridges at The Mushamush River and Martins River. There will be snacks, information about the project...