Explore over 1000 kms of networked trail systems and trail routes, built on a foundation of over 300km of connecting abandoned rail lines. Our trails are accessible for all technicality and experience levels and 90% SXS-friendly. Located in the Ottawa Valley, RCATV trails cut through muddy wetlands, shaded forests, majestic look-outs and shimmering lakes with the best that Renfrew County and South Algonquin has to offer.
Tales from the Trails
RCATV Interactive Map
Have you seen our new Web-based interactive map?
Thanks to partnership with Fleming College GIS students, Urban Sports Calabogie, KeyMac Motorsports Pembroke you can now plan your trip, view photos, info, hazards, fuel and parking and find our vendors and Corporate Members with optional layers. It is a work in progress, so don’t hesitate to let us know if you see areas to improve. Trails@renfrewcountyatv.ca.
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Click the Button Below to get to the RCATV Interactive Map.
RCATV Trail Systems
Logger's Loop Trail System
Madawaska ~ Whitney ~ Lake St. Peter
The perfect place for wide open scenery, river-side riding, bush trails, abandoned rail lines, and scenic lookout. Ride right from the doorstep of your home, cottage or the numerous places to stay, the South Algonquin community is ATV-friendly – ride to trails, stay, eat, fuel and play.
Pakkotinna Trail System
With a foundation on the Old Bonnechere to Pembroke Road, the Pakkotinna Trail System is ** km of hard pack, rock and water trails that meander around small lakes and up and down the hills and valleys along the Deacon Escarpment between Highway 60 and County Rd 58 (Round Lake Road).
Opeongo Trail System
One of our busiest trail systems, this trail allows you to not only connect between two other large systems, but enjoy the evening or weekend in the hospitality of Barry’s Bay, which is entirely ATV friendly.
Call for Volunteers
There are a number of positions available. If you are interested, please see our Board Vacancies page.
We require volunteers for events planning, marketing strategies, social media and member/volunteer benefits.
Want to be involved directly with the trails? We are always looking for more trails and patrol team volunteers.
Day Passes for the RCATV Trails are available at events, or at select pass vendors. They can be dated in advance and for the specific day/dates you wish to ride.
3-Day passes are a great way to try the trails, attend a longer event, or visit with friends.
Yearly Non-Riding Member
Non-Riding Members are community and family members who do not require a trail pass but still wish to support and vote as an RCATV Member.
Yearly Riding Member
Automatic with the purchase of annual RCATV Trail Permit. If you are renewing, you can SAVE $25.00 by purchasing ONLINE before your expiry.