|Due to the potential risks involved in hiking during the fall hunting season, the Bruce Trail Conservancy strongly advises that hiking in the Blue Mountains, Beaver Valley, Sydenham and Peninsula Club sections of the Bruce Trail be undertaken with caution during November and December.|
6 Tips for Hiking During Hunting Season:
Hunting Season Dates:
Hunting season dates in Ontario vary depending on the area, the type of game, and even the type of hunting equipment used. Large-game hunting [deer, bear, moose] takes place along some sections of the Bruce Trail from about October to January each year.
More detailed information about hunting in Ontario, including locations and dates, is available from the Ministry of Natural Resources at:
More resources on hiking during hunting season: