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Mitchell, ON N0K 1N0
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Trails & Wetlands


Wetlands - Don Jones (9)West Perth is known for its wetlands and trails to enjoy. The West Perth Thames Nature Trail is a great destination for walking, jogging, dog-walking, bird-watching and photography. The nature trail features over 10 km of varied levels of difficulty, from the wheelchair accessible north and middle section to the more rugged and natural scenic southern section.Scarlet Tanager - K Kolkman Most of the trail is in the urban ward of Mitchell, while the West Perth Wetlands are located in the rural Ward of Fullarton. The Wetlands project involves the reclamation of three decommissioned sewage lagoons that served the Town of Mitchell prior to installation of the present sewage treatment plant. bird watching at the wetlandsThese lagoons will be restored to a natural state as wetlands and shorebird habitat. The area encompassed is approximately 24ha. or 60 acres.

 Check out this MAP  to see the trail route.

For more information, please click HERE.

Upcoming Events

  1. Council Meeting

    November 27 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  2. Mitchell Lions Santa Claus Parade

    December 1 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
  3. OPP Food Drive

    December 2 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
  4. Council Meeting

    December 4 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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    December 4 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm