Simcoe County

The Ramara Trail starts in the south at the historic fish weirs that were built by the Mnjikaning First Nation people. “Mnjikaning” is an Ojibway word meaning “the place of the fish fence.” The trail follows the abandoned CN rail line through pastoral countryside.

The trail continues crossing the Rama Road/Monck Road intersection, along Monck Road to the Trail sign and extending to Mara-Rama Boundary Road. Total distance is just over 5 Km. Lake Couchiching means “outlet” or “little lake at the end of a big lake” in Ojibway. Trail Length: 5 km.