Public trail access, park coming to Vernon’s Adventure Bay

Adventure Bay trail access a contentious issue among trail users

To date, the only public trail in the Adventure Bay development is known as the Tavistock Nature Trail, but the City of Vernon said Jan. 6, 2021, an agreement has been made to add in public trail access and park. (City of Vernon)

Public trail access and a park will be part of the overall Adventure Bay development after the City of Vernon came to an agreement with Tavistock.

In a city statement issued Jan. 6, 2021, the only public trail constructed in the area is the Tavistock Nature Trail.

“The Tavistock Nature Trail is a short trail that connects Tavistock Road to Crofton Road and the emergency egress; only the trail is currently open to public,” said Mayor Victor Cumming.

“Future public trails and a small park will be dedicated as the development is built out.”

Signage will be added to the public trail.

There are a number of other, less formal trails in the area, which are private and the City of Vernon reminds recreationists to stay on the public trail only.

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