Photo Credit: John Sylvester

Confederation Trail: Points East Coastal Drive

For a detailed map of the Confederation Trail, download our PDF.

Morell to Elmira

Morell Wharf
The Morell to Elmira section is a moderate 54 km trail that will take you through some of the most scenic coastal views.

This route is full of photo ops, so be sure to slow down, enjoy the views and bring along a camera.

You’ll find yourself riding over the 235 foot long Morell River bridge at km 221 – the longest bridge along the trail! Take a peak over the side of the bridge to see the turning mechanism.

Enjoy overlooking the St. Peters bay as you cycle through kms 219-230.

Check out local shops at km 231 at the St. Peters Landing.

Stop at McVarishs’ Pond and see the newly installed hybrid fish ladder.

Brush up on the history of railroading on Prince Edward Island at the Elmira Railway Museum located at km 273.

Branch Trail Stratford to Murray Harbour

The Stratford to Murray Harbour section is a moderate 80 km trail that will take you through farmland communities and small town fishing villages.

Orwell Corner Historic Village
Step back in time at Orwell Historic Village, just a short cycle away from Uigg at km 35.

Veer off the trail at km 62 and visit Wood Islands Lighthouse and Interpretive Centre. You may even see the Northumberland Ferry!

Stop by Companion Coffee at km 74 in Murray River and explore the artisan shops along the way.

Visit the small fishing village of Murray Harbour at km 80.

Branch Trail Mount Stewart to Georgetown

The Mount Stewart to Georgetown section is a moderate 39 km trail that takes you through farmlands and provides views of the Hillsborough Heritage River.

Mooney’s Pond at km 11 is a hidden gem you will not want to miss.

Peake’s Tee is a great spot to stop and grab a bite to eat.

You’ll be one with nature at kms 20-22 as you cycle through the wetlands, wildlife and wild orchids.

Canada's Smallest Library, Cardigan
Check out Canada’s smallest library at km 29 in Cardigan.

Explore the seaside town of Georgetown at km 39.

Branch Trail Cardigan Junction to Montague

The branch trail from Cardigan Junction to Montague is an easy 10 km trail that will take you through wooded wetlands and vistas.

Looking to take a break from cycling? Rent some golf clubs and test your swing at Brudenell River or Dundarave golf courses at km 3.

You’ll reach the highest altitude of this section of the trail at km 3 on the Brudenell Bridge.

Explore Montague’s train station, marina and wharf at km 10.

Learn the history of Eastern PEI at the Garden of the Gulf Museum in Montague at km 10.

Relax with a pint while overlooking the beautiful Montague River at Copper Bottom Brewery.

Souris Lighthouse
Branch Trail New Harmony Junction to Souris

The New Harmony Junction to Souris section is an easy 8 km trail that takes you along the Souris River.

Go for a swim at the Souris Beach Provincial Park and enjoy the warmest waters north of the Carolinas.

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