• Posted on: 2 May 2023
  • By: CharlesLever

Puma ATV Club is holding a Rally on the 13th. Their first in 10 years. It's 1 hour and 10 mins from Porters Lake,registration is from 9 -11. Anyone thinking of going can meet at the mall parking lot to leave there at 8:00. More info here:

Puma Rally poster

Woodlot Operations

  • Posted on: 12 March 2023
  • By: CharlesLever

There is an active woodlot approximately 1 Km up the #506 - Geogrid trail. Signs have been posted at the entrance to the Geogrid trail, at the entrance to the woodlot road, and on the other side of that road to advise riders and ask that they reduce speed to avoid damaging the road surface.

Shearwater Flyer Trail LOA Update

  • Posted on: 9 March 2023
  • By: CharlesLever

The Marine Riders Trails Association has been awarded the LOA for the Shearwater Flyer Trail effective March 8, 2023 ! Now the work can begin in earnest to maintain this important Multi-Use motorized section of the Trans Canada Trail. 

A meeting is scheduled for March 19, 7:00pm at the Buffalo Club for all Cow Bay, Eastern Passage, Cole Harbour and area community members interested in helping us maintain this section of trail.

Hope to see a good turnout!

2023 Annual General Meeting

  • Posted on: 2 March 2023
  • By: CharlesLever

Our AGM will be held on March 28th 2023, 7:30pm at the Seaforth Community Hall.

This is a call for nominations for all positions on the executive and board of the Marine Riders Trails Association. Also if you are planning on re-offering for a position that you are currently holding please let us know. Here is the full list of positions:

Vice President

Shearwater Flyer Trail

  • Posted on: 2 March 2023
  • By: CharlesLever

The Marine Riders Trails Association has applied for the LOA for the Shearwater Flyer Trail following Cole Harbour Parks and Trails Association's relinquishing of that LOA. It has yet to be approved by DNRR, but community consultations have begun in the event that the LOA is awarded to MRTA. We have had a community information session, and a community meeting to establish a management committee, discuss trail etiquette, and recruit members is planned for Sunday, March 19 from 7 - 8:30 pm at the Buffalo Club in Eastern Passage. 


Jan 31 Work Party

  • Posted on: 30 January 2023
  • By: CharlesLever

Todd Thompson will be holding a work party for the Myra Trails tomorrow Jan 31, departing the Myra Parking lot at 12:30. Fallen tree clearing, sign posting kinda day. So if you're interested and want to lend a hand - please come out!

Blueberry Run Reinstatement Project

  • Posted on: 17 January 2023
  • By: CharlesLever

The Blueberry Run Reinstatement project has begun! The Marine Riders Trails Association has contracted WSP to develop a detailed design which we can then use to tender the reinstatement work. With financial help from HRM, NS Communities Culture Tourism and Heritage, Trans Canada Trail and the Off-Highway Vehicle Infrastructure Fund, we hope to begin shovels-in-the-ground work next spring, Stay tuned for more information.

Myra ATV Fun Run

  • Posted on: 17 January 2023
  • By: CharlesLever

Fun Run! Next weekend, Jan 28 or 29 depending on the Weather. Going to run some of the best challenges the Myra trail system has to offer. Looking to cover these trails. Leaving the end of the Myra Rd 9:30 or so, should be back by 3:00 pm or so ...