4th Annual Achilles Rail Trail Relay on Saturday, Sept. 22nd

September 16, 2007 | 4 comments

The Achilles Track Club of Peterborough is organizing this event, which runs from Kinmount to Peterborough and finishes on the TCT in Jackson’s Park. This year’s edition is to be a fundraiser in memory of local runner Karen Blair. Tony Braithwaite, Treasurer of the club, has arranged for a $400.00 message donation in honour of Karen; funds raised from the event will go towards the donation.

We at the Trans Canada Trail would like to extend our thanks and best wishes to the Achilles Track Club and the family and friends of Ms. Blair. For further information about the Relay, please contact Tony at 705-748-0873 or send an e-mail to dh.brown@sympatico.ca.


  • I hope this is the right place for this post. If not my apologies.

    I live in Toronto and want to go to New Brunswick by Bike Next Spring 2008. Every time I go to the Trans Canada Trail site all I get is a fundraiser or donate message.

    How do I get a map of the trail?

    In 2009 I want to go go Vancouver by bike

    Please help somehow anybody!!!!!!

    Regards bill w

    bill  |  September 17th, 2007 at 12:11 am

  • Hi Bill,

    Next time you’re on the website, click on “The Trail” tab. Once there, click on “Navigate the Trail” and you will be able to use the Trail Locator. You can then enter any city, town, postal code to see the nearest section of Trail. Hit the + sign to zoom in.


    Ringer  |  September 17th, 2007 at 4:59 am

  • Hi Bill

    YOu can also contact the New Brunswick Trails Council Inc at 1-800-526-7070 for more trail info on NB.


    Jane Murphy  |  September 19th, 2007 at 3:09 pm

  • Your comments were helpful but still no way to get the required info. Is this another expo ripoff as it is based in Montreal Quebec?

    It appears that the site is always down for one reason or another (beta, wrong browser what excuse is next?).

    I don’t think that any of the money they have raised is going into the trail but into salaries.

    The parts of the trail that are completed were completed by the cities in the cities and by the provences outside the cities!

    Let’s get some financial answers before it falls apart (down like the olympic stadium in Montreal).

    Bill w

    Bill  |  October 9th, 2007 at 5:08 pm

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