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Contact the VTA:

P.O. Box 20040
150 Churchill Blvd.
Sault Ste. Marie,
Ontario, Canada
P6A 6W3


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Voyageur Trail Store


The Voyageur Trail Association provides trail guides, GPS maps, and small items relevant to the Voyageur Trail. Guidebooks can be purchased here or at many locations near the trail (see individual trail sections for locations). Other items are only available here.

Want to support the Voyageur Trail and hiking in Northern Ontario? Become a member of the VTA. Or donate (tax-deductible) to help support the trail.

PayPal processes our credit card payments, but you don't have to create a PayPal account to use our store: just indicate that you don't have a PayPal account and you will be taken to a page where you can use your credit card.


VTA Guidebook

VTA Trail Guide (2014)

The 2014 editon of the guidebook is now available.

with 42 Full-Colour 1:50,000 Maps and written trail descriptions for over 600 km of trails from Nipigon to Spanish (not continuous), contained in 6-ring binder. Includes an overview map of the entire trail system, table of contents, a map legend, details on how to make the most of your Voyageur Trail experience, and index tabs. The guidebook measures approx. 7.5"x5"; maps are bi-folded and are 11" long when unfolded. The guidebook is designed so that individual map pages can be removed from the binder and carried in a Ziploc-type bag on an outing. Datum: NAD 83.

Members of the VTA may choose to pick the book up themselves to save shipping costs.

You can also buy the Trail Guide at a number of stores (list), both along the trail and in some other places throughout Ontario.

Updates to trails after the Trail Guide is printed are available at www.voyageurtrail.ca/trailupdates.html

Members:   $30 (pick up)
    $42 (shipped)
Non-Members   $52 (shipped)


Trail Guide (Book)

Coureurs de Bois

Voyageur Trail Association Membership

Several reasons to join the Voyageur Trail Association: 1) the Voyageur Trail News, a newsletter containing information of use and interest to hikers; 2) regular notification of Trail changes so that your edition Guidebook can be kept up-to-date; 3) the convenience of toll-free access to a volunteer who can provide local Trail condition information; 4)discounts at participating businesses along the Trail route; 5) notices of locally-organized outings with like-minded citizens; 6) free advertisements in the VT News to buy or sell outdoors equipment or supplies; 7) voting privileges at general meetings; 8) the knowledge that you are aiding volunteers in the development and maintenance of a 1,100 km long hiking trail through some of Ontario's most splendid wilderness.

NOTE: If you are already a member of the VTA your membership will be extended by the membership period chosen.


Individual   $25 (one year)
    $70 (three years)
Family   $30 (one year)
    $85 (three years)
Student   $10 (one year)
    $25 (three years)


VTA Membership
I would like to help with:
Club Membership:
I understand that the Voyageur Trail is a wilderness trail and some remote or little-used sections may be in poor condition due to fallen trees or regrowth of vegetation. I understand I hike it at my own risk. I have read and will abide by the Trail Users' Code.
Please indicate agreement by choosing I AGREE below. Your membership cannot be processed unless you agree.
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Gift Certificates

Give the gift of hiking to family and friends. This is a unique gift idea that is sure to please. Please provide email address and, if desired, a short message that we will send with the certificate. Gift certificates are available in many sizes.

$5 and Up

Echo Ridges

Donate to the VTA

Make a donation and receive a tax-deductible receipt by mail. A full 100% of your donation goes towards enhancing and promoting the Voyageur Trail. As we are a 100% volunteer-run, not-for-profit organization, none of your donation would be used towards overhead or administrative charges. Please contact us if you wish to learn more about our programs (1-877-393-4003 or info2@voyageurtrail.ca).

Any Amount


Advertise in the VTA Newsletter:

The Voyageur Trail Association publishes a newsletter aimed mainly at members' and landowners' interests related to trail use and trail-related issues. It is published 3 times per year. Ads must be camera ready.

Advertisements will also be placed on the local trail section of the Voyageur Trail website for one year at no additional charge.


Newsletter Advertisement


Advertise in the VTA Trail Guide:

The next edition of the VTA Trail Guide will be published in the spring of 2014. Ads MUST be placed by January 16, 2014. Place your ad now and it will last for the entire life of this edition, usually 5 years or more.

Choose from the following:
E-Mail or Web Page Address for $25
Business Card Size Ad 9.0 cm X 5.0 cm (3.5in X 2.0 in.) for $100
Full Page Ad 9.0 cm X 15.0 cm (3.5in X 6.0 in.) for $300
Inside Cover (front or back - white on green) 9.0 cm X 15.0 cm (3.5in X 6.0 in.) for $650

VTA Trail Guide Advertisement

Pay for your Certified Hike Leader Course:

Please use this option ONLY if you are already registered for a Certified Hike Leader Course. To register for a course, or to find out when the next course will be, please contact info@voyageurtrail.ca