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NParks Coast-to-Coast Trail

Go on an Adventure from Coast-to-Coast

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Do you enjoy taking nice long walks in lush greenery, or exploring the outdoor spaces around you? Then visit the Coast-to-Coast (C2C) Trail (Central) for a curated walking experience across the island!

The Coast-to-Coast Trail (Central) is a 36 km trail that spans across Singapore, linking up nature areas, parks and park connectors from Jurong Lake Gardens in the west, the new Lornie Nature Corridor near the centre, and to Coney Island Park in the northeast. 
You can choose to explore the Trail on your own using the the NEAR Mobile App or C2C (Central) online Trail Guide.
The NParks-AIA Explore A Route Challenge is now on from 20 May to 20 July 2022. Participate in the Challenge and stand to win really attractive prizes, such as Decathlon e-vouchers, Fitbit Sense smartwatches, and 13" MacBook Air laptops! Read on for more information. 


Click here to view the notices of closure along the C2C Trail (Central).


NParks Explore A Route (NEAR) Mobile App

The NParks Explore A Route (NEAR) mobile app is NParks’ first augmented reality (AR)-enabled mobile application, designed to complement the C2C Trail, the Round Island Route (RIR), as well as the Park Connector Network (PCN) for an interactive curated walking experience island-wide.

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Explore the PCN and Trails across Singapore

Explore the PCN and trails across Singapore via the integrated map and enjoy the interesting sights and attractions along the way!

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Create Your Own Trail & Discover New Ones!

Create your own trails using the new 'Phyll My Trail' function, add photos along the way, and share them with family and friends in-app! Discover curated trails shared by the community as well as the best shortcuts, to makan trails, and more!

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Meet the Checkpoint Critters!

Explore the trail and learn about local biodiversity. At each of the 10 checkpoints along the C2C Trail (Central), our AR-enabled animals will spring to life and share with you more about our local flora and fauna. 

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Discover the Hidden Fruits of the C2C Trail

As you journey from one checkpoint to another, keep your eyes peeled for hidden virtual fruit characters scattered randomly across the C2C Trail (Central).

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Share Your NEAR Experience

Spot anything interesting while exploring? Want to share Instagram-worthy photos with your friends or simply show that you have walked the talk? Take a photo and share your experience in-app and on your social media platforms! Just remember to make sure that your phone has enough juice to last. Don’t forget to tag us! #SGNEARapp


Start Your NEAR Journey Today!

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Have Questions?

Click here to read the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) on the NEAR mobile app.
Click here to read the Terms & Conditions of use for the NEAR mobile app.


Challenges 📣 

NParks-AIA Explore A Route Challenge (20 May – 20 July 2022)

Take part in our NParks-AIA Explore A Route Challenge from 20 May to 20 July 2022, to commemorate the launch of our NEAR app!

Stand to win Decathlon e-vouchers (worth $50 each) in the monthly lucky draw, with three 13" MacBook Air laptops and 10 Fitbit Sense smartwatches up for grabs in the grand lucky draw at the end of the Challenge!

Taking part is easy:

🍃 Look out for the Challenge pop-up banner, or the Challenge icon on the 'Phyll My Trail' tab in-app

🍃 Visit the start point at any of the 9 locations listed on the Challenge Board, with distances ranging from 5km to 15km per trail

🍃 Don't forget to take a selfie with the Challenge standee at each start point before starting your journey!

🍃 Using the 'Phyll My Trail' function, record your trail and complete the respective distances for each trail as shown on the Challenge Board

🍃 Once done, upload your trail in-app, together with your selfie

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Complete any 3 trails in a row (vertically, horizontally, or diagonally) on the Challenge Board to get one strike – this qualifies you for a chance to win a Decathlon e-voucher (worth $50 each) at the end of each month. Getting 8 strikes i.e. completing all 9 trails on the Challenge Board qualifies you for one chance in the grand lucky draw!

Click here to read the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) on the NParks-AIA Explore A Route Challenge.
Click here to read the Terms & Conditions for the NParks-AIA Explore A Route Challenge.

The NParks-AIA Explore A Route Challenge is supported by AIA.

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Past Challenges

A big THANK YOU to those who have explored the Coast-to-Coast Trail (Central) and took part in our challenges! 🥳

Click here to view the winners of past Challenges!


C2C (Central) Online Trail Guide

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Click here to view and download the C2C online Trail Guide.



Share your pictures of your experience on your social media accounts!

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Supported By
Sustainable Singapore Blueprint

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Last updated on 20 May 2022

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