Beaver Valley

Notice: Hiking Program Paused

The hiking program of all 9 Bruce Trail Clubs is currently paused until until all areas along the Niagara Escarpment and the Greater Toronto Area are at least in the orange zone of provincial COVID-19 public health measures.

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< 2020 >
April 19 - April 25
  • 19
    April 19, 2020
    No events
  • 20
    April 20, 2020
    No events
  • 21
    April 21, 2020
    No events
  • 22
    April 22, 2020
    No events
  • 23
    April 23, 2020

    Cancelled - North of Eugenia (with optional potluck to follow)

    2:00 PM
    04/23/2020

    Hosting Club: Beaver Valley

    Location (Google Maps): Meet at the leader’s house at 194700 Grey Road 13.
    Hike Leader(s): Ed Stedman Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)
    Pace: Medium
    Terrain: Moderate
    Length of Hike: 2 hours km

    Description

    This is an in and back hike along the escarpment south of Ed’s house.

    This outing will be followed by a potluck at the home of Dale & Ed, arrival 4:30 p.m.  You may participate in both the hike and the potluck or either one.  Please register for the potluck as well if you intend to attend by email dalestedman@gmail.com or 519 924 0264.  Please bring a potluck main dish, salad or dessert.  Also bring your own dishes, cutlery, glass and drink of choice.  Hosts will provide tea and coffee.  If hikers wish to drop off any dishes with Dale that require preheating, you may drop them off when you arrive for the hike. Potlucks will be held even in the hike is cancelled.

    Participant Guidelines

    1. All kms mentioned are according to maps in Edition 29 of The Bruce Trail Reference.
    2. Please arrive 15 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. Bring sufficient water and snacks (or lunch if indicated).
    6. For spring and summer hikes bring sunscreen and insect repellent.
    7. Please leave dogs at home.
    8. Pace: Leisurely = 3km/hr or less, Medium = 3-4 km/hr, Brisk = 4-5 km/hr, Fast = 5+km/hr

  • 24
    April 24, 2020
    No events
  • 25
    April 25, 2020

    Cancelled - Bayview Escarpment Loop

    10:00 AM
    04/25/2020

    Hosting Club: Beaver Valley

    Location (Google Maps): Meet on St. Vincent-Sydenham Townline, Sydenham section, km 55.2, Map 30
    Hike Leader(s): Margaret Yaraskavitch Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)
    Pace: Medium
    Terrain: Moderate, Some rocky footing
    Length of Hike: 13.2 km

    Description

    This hike will follow the main trail and the River Kwai Side Trail through cedar and hardwood forests.  There are several lookouts along the escarpment edge with lovely views over Georgian Bay and the 4th Canadian Division Taining Centre tank range.  Bring a lunch, snacks and water.  Please read the participant guidelines below.

    Participant Guidelines

    1. All kms mentioned are according to maps in Edition 29 of The Bruce Trail Reference.
    2. Please arrive 15 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. Bring sufficient water and snacks (or lunch if indicated).
    6. For spring and summer hikes bring sunscreen and insect repellent.
    7. Please leave dogs at home.
    8. Pace: Leisurely = 3km/hr or less, Medium = 3-4 km/hr, Brisk = 4-5 km/hr, Fast = 5+km/hr