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September 08 - September 14
  • 08
    September 8, 2019

    Beausoleil Island - Pre-registration required

    8:15 AM-2:30 PM
    09/08/2019

    Hosting Club: Dufferin Hi-Land
    Category: General Hike
    Location (Google Maps): Meet at Hwy 400/Hwy 9 Commuter parking at 8:15 am sharp or at Day Tripper ferry to Beausoleil Island in Honey Harbour at 10:00 am. Take Hwy 400 north to Port Severn. Turn onto Honey Harbor Rd. (Muskoka Rd. 5) for 13km. Turn left (west) into DayTripper parking area. Cost $18.00 for park entry fee, parking, ferry to island, and Park Canada Interpreter.
    Hike Leader(s): David Francis Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)
    Pace: Medium
    Terrain: Moderate
    Distance: 8 km

    Description

    Contact David Francis to register. Cost is $18 to cover Park Entrance Fee and cost of Ferry to Beausoleil Island and Park Interpretive Guide. We will explore the beautiful trails around the rocky Canadian Shield. Swimming opportunity at beach. Bring lunch. Ferry limited to 20 people, so first come get a place.

    Bailey Bridge Loop

    2:00 PM-3:30 PM
    09/08/2019

    Hosting Club: Niagara
    Category: Loop
    Location (Google Maps):

    Meet at parking lot near the Bailey Bridge (just west of 21 St), Jordan.

    Hike Leader(s): Bob Fish Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)
    Pace: Medium
    Terrain: Moderate
    Distance: 8 km

    Description

  • 09
    September 9, 2019

    Iroquoia End-2-End Kilbride to Crawford

    9:00 AM-2:00 PM
    09/09/2019

    Hosting Club: Iroquoia
    Category: Happy Wanderers
    Location (Google Maps): Meet at Crawford Lake Conservation Area
    Hike Leader(s): Cynthia Archer Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)
    Pace: Medium – 3 to 4 km/hr
    Terrain: Moderate – Some hills and/or some poor footing

    Description

    This is one of eleven small hikes to complete the Iroquoia section.

    We will shuttle to Kilbride (km 98.8 Map 10) and hike 11 kms to our cars at Crawford Lake ( km 109.8 on Map 11 ) stopping for lunch at the look out in Crawford Lake. Please register with me to receive news of any changes to our plans. Hike leader Cynthia Archer archercynthiab@gmail.com 416 573 4236

    Rotary Park - Monthly Hike

    10:00 AM-11:30 AM
    09/09/2019

    Hosting Club: Niagara
    Category: Hike
    Location (Google Maps):

    Meet at Rotary Park, Pelham Road, St.Catharines.

    Hike Leader(s): Sheila Massey Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)
    Pace: Leisurely
    Terrain: Moderate
    Distance: 9 km

    Description

  • 10
    September 10, 2019

    Short Hills - Wiley Road Entrance

    9:00 AM-10:30 AM
    09/10/2019

    Hosting Club: Niagara
    Category: Hike
    Location (Google Maps):

    Meet at Short Hills Wiley Road entrance, Parking Lot C

    Hike Leader(s): Sheila Massey Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)
    Pace: Medium
    Terrain: Strenuous
    Distance: 9 km

    Description

    Speyside

    9:30 AM-1:00 PM
    09/10/2019

    Hosting Club: Dufferin Hi-Land
    Category: Tuesday Hike
    Location (Google Maps): Meet at parking on the east side of the Party City/Winners building, Hwy 10 at 4th Ave in Orangeville at 9:30 am, or on 15 Sideroad at km. 12.1 on Map 12, Toronto Section at 10:15 am.
    Hike Leader(s): Bob Slack, Les Babbage, Inge Eckerich Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)
    Pace: Leisurely
    Terrain: Moderate
    Distance: 6.2 km

    Description

    We will hike a loop consisting of Main Trail, Vanderleck Side Trail and the Speyside North and South Side Trails.

    Toronto Section - Terra Cotta - Map 14

    9:30 AM-2:30 PM
    09/10/2019

    Hosting Club: Caledon Hills
    Category: Tuesday Hikers
    Location (Google Maps): Meet on Winston Churchill Blvd. where the Caledon Trailway crosses the road just north of King Rd. Roadside parking.
    From Hwy 401, Hwy 7 or King Rd., go north on Winston Churchill. From 32 Sideroad/Boston Mills Rd. or RR24/124, go south on Winston Churchill.
    Hike Leader(s): Barbara Euler Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)
    Pace: Medium – 3 to 4 km/hour
    Terrain: Moderate – some hills and/or some poor footing
    Distance: 15 km loop hike

    Description

    Hike through terrain with enough variety to be interesting but not overly challenging. It includes a relatively new section through a recently acquired BTC property. If weather is unfavourable, hike can be shortened. Some road walking. Refreshment/pub stop after.

  • 11
    September 11, 2019

    Loop Hike Including John Haigh S.T. & Petun C.A.

    9:00 AM
    09/11/2019

    Hosting Club: Blue Mountains

    Location (Google Maps): Hike meets in the parking lot behind Tim Horton’s on First St. in Collingwood.
    Hike Leader(s): Gisela Knappe Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)
    Pace: Medium – 3 to 4 km/hr
    Terrain: Moderate – Some hills and/or some poor footing
    Distance: 8 km

    Description

    We will carpool to the start of the hike at the 6th Side Road and
    2nd Line. We will hike to the highest point on the Bruce Trail,
    then follow the white trail from 49.1 to 54.2, and up the gravel
    road back to our cars. Bring water and a snack.

    Trout Hollow Trail Loop Meaford - this hike is cancelled due to bridge washout

    9:00 AM
    09/11/2019

    Hosting Club: Beaver Valley

    Location (Google Maps): Meet at Beautiful Joe Park, Edwin St. Meaford.
    Hike Leader(s): Glenda Collings Click here to contact leader to register; registered hikers will be contacted about cancellations.
    Pace: Medium
    Terrain: Moderate, Some steep sections
    Length of Hike: 10.8 km

    Description

    This loop hike takes us along the Bighead River on the historically significant Tout Hollow Trail.  We will pass a number of ruins circa 1860’s – early 1900’s including the sawmill site at which naturalist John Muir worked.  Bring lunch and water.

    Participant Guidelines

    1. All kms. mentioned are according to maps in Edition 29 of The Bruce Trail Reference.
    2. Please arrive 10 minutes before start of hike.
    3. Participants are expected to wear appropriate attire for the weather and the terrain. In summer, sturdy footwear is necessary. In winter, snowshoes or icers/crampons are needed when conditions dictate. It is a good idea to bring these items if there is snow on the ground and the hike leader will advise you as to the best footwear for the day. Hiking poles are a good idea in any season, especially if the terrain is rocky or slippery. Wearing appropriate clothing and footwear prevents injuries and shows consideration for a safe and positive group hiking experience.
    4. Always carry I.D. and your health card.
    5. For spring and summer hikes bring sunscreen, insect repellent and water.
    6. Please leave dogs at home.

    Fireman’s Hall to Screaming Tunnel

    9:00 AM-10:45 AM
    09/11/2019

    Hosting Club: Niagara
    Category: Hike
    Location (Google Maps): Meet at Firemen’s Park parking lot, 2275 Dorchester Rd.,Niagara Falls
    Hike Leader(s): Jacques Boilard Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)
    Pace: Brisk
    Terrain: Moderate
    Distance: 6 km

    Description

    Good Companions - Mount Nemo

    9:30 AM-12:00 PM
    09/11/2019

    Hosting Club: Iroquoia
    Category: Good Companions
    Location (Google Maps): Main parking lot Mount Nemo Conservation Area at intersection of Guelph Line and Colling Road
    Hike Leader(s): Terry Rose Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)
    Pace: Medium – 3 to 4 km/hr
    Terrain: Moderate – Some hills and/or some poor footing
    Distance: 7 km

    Description

    We will complete a figure-eight loop along the escarpment – beautiful views to the east of Brampton, Mississauga and Toronto. Parking Fee unless you have a Halton Conservation pass.

    Leader: Terry Rose. Phone/Text 905-320-6513 Email: termarintl@gmail.com

    Walk for Health and Fun – West Hamilton

    7:00 PM-9:00 PM
    09/11/2019

    Hosting Club: Iroquoia
    Category: General Hike
    Location (Google Maps): Corner of Mohawk and Upper Paradise in the Westcliffe Mall parking lot (near Food Basics)
    Hike Leader(s): Paul Lewis Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)
    Pace: Medium – 3 to 4 km/hr
    Terrain: Moderate – Some hills and/or some poor footing

    Description

    Climb the steps and walk the streets and trails of West Hamilton. We will hike sections of the Bruce Trail as well as the trails of Iroquoia Heights. There will be weekly walks all summer. Now we are all getting older we are not hiking as fast as we used to. Hike is cancelled if there is heavy rain.

  • 12
    September 12, 2019

    Jordan

    9:00 AM-10:30 AM
    09/12/2019

    Hosting Club: Niagara
    Category: Hike
    Location (Google Maps): Meet at parking lot, 2980 King St., Jordan Station across from Boo’s Restaurant
    Hike Leader(s): Vince Zvonar Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)
    Pace: Medium
    Terrain: Moderate
    Distance: 9 km

    Description

    Hilton Falls Conservation Area

    9:30 AM-1:30 PM
    09/12/2019

    Hosting Club: Iroquoia
    Category: Thursday Group
    Location (Google Maps): Hilton Falls Conservation Area, Campbell Road east of Guelph Line
    Hike Leader(s): Steven White Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)
    Pace: Medium – 3 to 4 km/hr
    Terrain: Moderate – Some hills and/or some poor footing
    Distance: 13k km

    Description

    Meet at parking lot (fee required) of Hilton Falls Conservation Area.  Enter off Campbell Road, east of Guelph Line. Hike Red Oak trail, Beaver Dam trail and Hilton Falls trail.  Bring hat, sunscreen, bug spray, snack, lunch.  No dogs. Pub or refreshment stop afterwards.

  • 13
    September 13, 2019

    NOTL Loop - Urban Hike

    9:00 AM-10:30 AM
    09/13/2019

    Hosting Club: Niagara
    Category: Urban
    Location (Google Maps):

    Meet at Veteran’s Lane & King Street NOTL

    Hike Leader(s): Margaret Northfield Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)
    Pace: Medium
    Terrain: Easy
    Distance: 9 km

    Description

    Burlington Waterfront Evening Hike

    7:30 PM-9:00 PM
    09/13/2019

    Hosting Club: Iroquoia
    Category: General Hike
    Location (Google Maps): Meet in the Lakeshore Road parking lot just east of the Waterfront Centre and restaurant
    Hike Leader(s): Lorne Carruthers Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)
    Pace: Brisk – 4 to 5 km/hr
    Terrain: Easy – Mostly flat and usually good footing

    Description

    This will be a brisk walk along Lake Ontario, to the canal and back. Hike will be cancelled in poor weather.

    Hike Leader: Lorne Carruthers. For information call Lorne at 905- 315-8762 or email: l.carruthers@hotmail.com

  • 14
    September 14, 2019

    6th and last of hikes in the Sydenham section. 2nd half E2E series

    8:00 AM
    09/14/2019

    Hosting Club: Blue Mountains

    Location (Google Maps): Hike meets in the parking lot behind Tim Horton’s on First St. in Collingwood.
    Hike Leader(s): Terry Kimmerly Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)
    Pace: Medium – 3 to 4 km/hr
    Terrain: Moderate – Some hills and/or some poor footing
    Distance: 16.4 km

    Description

    We will car pool to the end of the hike at Km 172.5 in Wiarton.
    leaving cars we will return to the start of the hike by going north
    on Centre Rd, then take a right onto Colpoys’s Range Rd, parking
    on the road near Km 156.1. From here we will hike along the
    escarpment with good views over Colpoy’s Bay. We then descend through the hamlet of Oxenden and on to the end of our
    hike and the E2E completion in Wiarton. We will go to a location, to be determined to celebrate. Bring water and a lunch.

    Bayview Escarpment (long) Loop

    9:00 AM
    09/14/2019

    Hosting Club: Sydenham
    Category: General Hike
    Location (Google Maps): Meet in the north-east corner of the parking lot at Home Depot on Highway 26 on the east side of Owen Sound.
    Hike Leader(s): Maureen McFarland Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)
    Pace: Medium: 3 to 4 km/h
    Terrain: Moderate: Some hills and/or poor footing
    Distance: 13.2 km

    Description

    This hike will follow the main trail and the River Kwai Side Trail through cedar and hardwood forests and colonies of ferns.   There are several lookouts along the escarpment edge with lovely views over Georgian Bay and the Meaford Tank Range.  Bring a lunch or snacks and water.  Approximately 4 hours.  Map 30 Loop 6.  This is a joint hike with Beaver Valley Club. For more information, call or text 647-918-4180.

    Scotsdale Farm - Silver Creek

    9:00 AM-3:00 PM
    09/14/2019

    Hosting Club: Iroquoia
    Category: General Hike
    Location (Google Maps): Meet at the Silver Creek Education Centre Parking Lot at Km 36.1, Map 13 (Fallbrook Trail northwest of the 27th Sideroad just north of Georgetown).
    Hike Leader(s): Stuart Law Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)
    Pace: Medium – 3 to 4 km/hr
    Terrain: Moderate – Some hills and/or some poor footing
    Distance: 15 kms

    Description

    This is a loop hike encompassing portions of the Main Trail, the Great Esker Side Trail and the Bennett Heritage Side Trail.  Embrace the trail, meet some fellow hikers and get some fresh air.  Please bring hiking boots, 3L of water, a lunch, bug spray and sunscreen.  Pre-registration required at stuarthikes@gmail.com.

    Rockway to Shorthills Loop

    9:00 AM-12:15 PM
    09/14/2019

    Hosting Club: Niagara
    Category: Loop
    Location (Google Maps):

    Meet at Rockway Community Centre, 2021 Pelham Rd, Lincoln. (Map 3, km 45.1)

    Hike Leader(s): Lauren Doig Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)
    Pace: Medium
    Terrain: Strenuous
    Distance: 12 km

    Description

    Nottawasaga Bluffs Loop

    9:00 AM
    09/14/2019

    Hosting Club: Blue Mountains

    Location (Google Maps): Hike meets in the parking lot behind Tim Horton’s on First St. in Collingwood.
    Hike Leader(s): Paul Carnahan Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)
    Pace: Medium – 3 to 4 km/hr
    Terrain: Moderate – Some hills and/or some poor footing
    Distance: 7 km

    Description

    We will carpool to the parking lot at 15/16 Sideroad in Singhampton then commence a loop hike through the Nottawasaga
    Bluffs. There will be great views and varied terrain. Bring a drink
    and a snack.

    Decew Loop

    9:00 AM-11:00 AM
    09/14/2019

    Hosting Club: Niagara
    Category: Hike
    Location (Google Maps):

    Meet at DeCew House, DeCew Rd, Thorold (Map 3, km 29.8)

    Hike Leader(s): Diane Marlatt Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)
    Pace: Medium
    Terrain: Moderate
    Distance: 9 km

    Description

    Boyne Valley

    9:30 AM-2:00 PM
    09/14/2019

    Hosting Club: Dufferin Hi-Land
    Category: General Hike
    Location (Google Maps): Dufferin Hi-Land Section, Map 20. Meet at roadside parking on 1st Line EHS, Mono, just north of the Boyne Valley Outdoor Education Centre (Km 20.6). From Hwy 89, drive north on 1st Line EHS approximately 3 km. Park where the Main Trail crosses the road.
    Hike Leader(s): Les Babbage Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)
    Pace: Medium
    Terrain: Moderate, Strenuous
    Distance: 14.6 km

    Description

    We will hike north on the Main Trail, returning by way of the Moss Haven, Enchanted Forest and Oliver Creek Side Trails. Bring lunch, snacks, water and your camera. Leaves should be starting to turn in the beautiful Boyne Valley. Pub/coffee stop to follow.

    Bayview Escarpment (long) Loop

    9:30 AM
    09/14/2019

    Hosting Club: Beaver Valley
    Category: General Hike
    Location (Google Maps): Meet at km 55.2, map 30 at the north end of St. Vincent-Sydenham Townline
    Hike Leader(s): Maureen McFarland Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)
    Pace: Medium: 3 to 4 km/h
    Terrain: Moderate: Some hills and/or poor footing
    Distance: 13.2 kms

    Description

    This hike will follow the main trail and the River Kwai Side Trail through cedar and hardwood forests and colonies of ferns. There are several lookouts along the escarpment edge with lovely views over Georgian Bay and the Meaford Tank Range. Bring a lunch or snacks and water. Approximately 4 hours. Map 30 Loop 6. This is a joint hike with Sydenham Club. For more information, call or text 647-918-4180.

    Dundas Valley Conservation Area (DVCA)

    10:00 AM-12:45 PM
    09/14/2019

    Hosting Club: Iroquoia
    Category: General Hike
    Location (Google Maps): Meet at Ridgewood Blvd Dundas (for those with a GPS put in 38 Ridgewood Blvd) at 9:45am to begin hike at 10:00am, if you are heading West on Hwy 99 (Governors Road) towards Copetown, turn left onto Ridgewood Blvd and park on the West (right) side of the road. If you come to the main entrance to the DVCA area on Hwy 99 you have gone too far and passed Ridgewood Blvd
    Hike Leader(s): Terry Rose Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)
    Pace: Medium – 3 to 4 km/hr
    Terrain: Moderate – Some hills and/or some poor footing
    Distance: 10-12 Kms

    Description

    This 10-12 km loop hike through the DVCA will take approximately 2.5 hrs to 3 hrs to complete. We will take a variety of trails. There will be a rest stop at the Trail Centre, which will be open for washrooms, water refill station and snacks. Well behaved dogs, on leash, are welcome. Please bring water and snacks. Any questions please email Terry Rose at termarintl@gmail.com or call/text 905-320-6513. Hike will be cancelled in bad weather, please check website for updates or message me