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Watch Backyard Wilderness (7min version)

Watch Backyard Wilderness (7min version)

Check out this 7min long profile of MRWA and the singletrack trail project, plus some inspiring footage of the wild areas of the watershed! We deeply appreciate the appearances and words of support from our MLA Brendan Maguire, Bonnie Sutherland of the Nova Scotia Nature 

New Canadians Hike series in 2020

New Canadians Hike series in 2020

There are few things better than seeing people who are new to Halifax (and Canada) excited about exploring the river, watershed and trails! In 2020, MRWA partnered with ISANS to organize a New Canadians Hike Series. Five events were held between September and January, with 

Building Duck ‘n Run trail in 2019

Building Duck ‘n Run trail in 2019

Duck ‘n Run links both ends of the McIntosh Run system as laid out in 2014, making much longer rides, hikes and runs possible. The route was first scouted and mapped in 2013-2014, and presented in the 2014 Public Consultation meetings in Spryfield. To see trail become a reality is satisfying for many contributors.

McIntosh Run Trails are Open!

McIntosh Run Trails are Open!

The McIntosh Run Trails are once again open for use. Please respect NS Public Health Directives and: Stick to your local area Spend time only with those you live with Stay a safe distance (2m) from others Use common sense – if the trails are 

MRWA hosting a Clean Leadership Intern

MRWA hosting a Clean Leadership Intern

MRWA will be hosting a Clean Leadership Intern again this summer to join our trail crew. If you or someone you know are interested details about the job and how to apply are found here: https://clean.ns.ca/job/mcintosh-run-trail-intern/