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Dufferin Hi-Land Hike Schedule

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  • Caledon – Forks of the Credit
    10:00 AM-12:30 PM
    02/02/2020

    Hosting Club: Dufferin Hi-Land
    Category: General Hike
    Location (Google Maps): Meet in the roadside parking at Trans Canada Trail entrance off McLaren Rd. Caledon. 2 km south of Peel Rd. 24 (Charleston Side Rd). Do not enter Forks of the Credit parking lot (there is a large parking fee).
    Hike Leader(s): David Francis Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)
    Pace: Medium
    Terrain: Slippery and Steep Sections
    Distance: 5 km

    Description

    Loop Hike. Bring icers. Steep hills and steps up escarpment. We will follow the Credit River until it plunges over the escarpment at the old mill. Leaving sharp 10 am

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  • Nottawasaga Bluffs
    9:30 AM-1:30 AM
    02/04/2020

    Hosting Club: Dufferin Hi-Land
    Category: Tuesday Hike
    Location (Google Maps): Meet at SuperBurger (intersection of Hwy 10 and Hwy 89) in Primrose.
    Hike Leader(s): Les Babbage; Inge Eckerich; Bob Slack Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)
    Pace: Leisurely
    Terrain: Moderate, Slippery Sections Likely
    Distance: 6-8 km

    Description

    We will hike loops on the Main and Side Trails in and around Nottawasaga Bluffs Conservation Area. Bring icers and/or snowshoes.

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  • Moonlight Hike. Dufferin Hi-Land Winter Badge Series Hike # 3 of 4
    6:30 PM-9:15 PM
    02/08/2020

    Hosting Club: Dufferin Hi-Land
    Category: General Hike
    Location (Google Maps): Mono Cliffs Provincial Park
    Hike Leader(s): Bryan and Carol Foley Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)
    Pace: Leisurely
    Terrain: Moderate
    Distance: 9 km

    Description

    Meet at the end of 1st Line EHS, Km 7.9 Map 19 Ed 29 Directions; From Orangeville go north on Hwy. 10, turn right at the 25th Sideroad ( approx. 14 km ) , turn right on 1st Line EHS , follow to end. Park on the east side of 1st Line, careful of the ditch. Meet 6:15 pm for a prompt start at 6:30 pm WE WILL NOT WAIT FOR LATE ARRIVALS ! Bring snowshoes, icers, water, snacks, headlamps, dress for the weather. Pub Stop to follow.

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  • Hockley Valley – Cam Snell Side Trail
    9:30 AM-12:30 PM
    02/11/2020

    Hosting Club: Dufferin Hi-Land
    Category: Tuesday Hike
    Location (Google Maps): Meet at Mono Community Centre hiker parking just east of Mono Centre Rd (2nd Line EHS) in Mono Centre.
    Hike Leader(s): Les Babbage; Inge Eckerich; Bob Slack Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)
    Pace: Leisurely
    Terrain: Slippery Sections Likely, Moderate
    Distance: 6.5 km

    Description

    We will hike the Main Trail and Cam Snell Side Trail loop. Bring icers and/or snowshoes.

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  • Copeland Forest Snowshoe Hike
    10:00 AM-1:30 PM
    02/16/2020

    Hosting Club: Dufferin Hi-Land
    Category: General Hike
    Location (Google Maps): Meet at 10:00 am at Food Basics parking lot in Midland or10:45 am on Ingram Road in the parking lot east of the 4th line of Oro Medonte (see map). (Ingram Road is east off Simcoe County Road 93 north of Craighurst, and just south of the Hillsdale exit on Hwy 400). 
    Hike Leader(s): Frieda Baldwin Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)
    Pace: Leisurely
    Terrain: Moderate

    Description

    Joint hike with Dufferin Hi-Land Bruce Trail club & the Midland Ganaraska Hiking Club. Bring a lunch and water.

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  • Caledon Hills – Historical Hike Series – Hike 1/3 – Hike is FULL
    9:00 AM-3:00 PM
    02/17/2020

    Hosting Club: Niagara, Iroquoia, Caledon Hills, Dufferin Hi-Land, Blue Mountains, Beaver Valley, Sydenham, Peninsula
    Category: Special Event
    Location (Google Maps): Caledon
    Hike Leader(s): Ruth Moffatt Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)
    Pace: Brisk – 4 to 5 km/hr
    Terrain: Strenuous – Hilly with steep climbs and some poor footing
    Distance: 21 km

    Description

    Day 1/3 – Approx 21km

    http://caledonbrucetrail.ca/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/Caledon-Hills-Historical-Hike-Series-Badge-2019-03-25.pdf

     

    Meet at Roadside Parking -On Innis Lake Road, north of Finnerty Sideroad (31.6km – 5 cars) N 43.918917, W79.909387

    Shuttle to Mono Side Road (44.3km – 5 cars) north side of the road where the trail crosses N 43.974055, W79.984988

    Please register for this hike as it will be postponed and rescheduled in the event of inclement weather.

    Limited to 10 people.

    Day 2/3 Feb 18

    Day3/3 Feb 20

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  • Caledon Hills – Historical Hike Series – Hike 2/3 – Hike is FULL
    9:00 AM-3:00 PM
    02/18/2020

    Hosting Club: Niagara, Iroquoia, Caledon Hills, Dufferin Hi-Land, Blue Mountains, Beaver Valley, Sydenham, Peninsula

    Location (Google Maps): Caledon
    Hike Leader(s): Ruth Moffatt Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)
    Pace: Brisk – 4 to 5 km/hr
    Terrain: Strenuous – Hilly with steep climbs and some poor footing
    Distance: Approx 23km

    Description

    Day 2/3 – Approx 23km

    http://caledonbrucetrail.ca/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/Caledon-Hills-Historical-Hike-Series-Badge-2019-03-25.pdf

    Meet on the Forks of the Credit Rd between Chisholm and Dominion Streets. (8.8km – 5 cars) N 43.803809, W79.993002

    Please register for this hike as it will be postponed and rescheduled in the event of inclement weather.

    Limited to 10 people.

    Day3/3 Feb 20

  • Black Bank Challenge
    9:30 AM-12:30 PM
    02/18/2020

    Hosting Club: Dufferin Hi-Land
    Category: Tuesday Hike
    Location (Google Maps): Meet at SuperBurger (intersection of Hwy 10 and Hwy 89) in Primrose
    Hike Leader(s): Les Babbage; Inge Eckerich; Bob Slack Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)
    Pace: Leisurely
    Terrain: Moderate, Slippery and Steep Sections
    Distance: 4.6 km

    Description

    We will hike the Main Trail from Centre Road to Dufferin Rd 21 and back. Bring icers and/or snowshoes.

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  • Caledon Hills – Historical Hike Series – Hike 3/3 – Hike is FULL To be followed by Hike 1/3 and 2/3 of Discovery Hike Series
    9:00 AM-12:00 PM
    02/20/2020

    Hosting Club: Niagara, Iroquoia, Caledon Hills, Dufferin Hi-Land, Blue Mountains, Beaver Valley, Sydenham, Peninsula
    Category: Special Event
    Location (Google Maps): Caledon
    Hike Leader(s): Ruth Moffatt Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)
    Pace: Brisk – 4 to 5 km/hr
    Terrain: Strenuous – Hilly with steep climbs and some poor footing
    Distance: 10km

    Description

    Day 3/3 – Approx 10km

    http://caledonbrucetrail.ca/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/Caledon-Hills-Historical-Hike-Series-Badge-2019-03-25.pdf

    Meet on north side of Hockley Rd at Hockley Side Trail (60.1km) N 43.972857, W 80.056330

    Please register for this hike as it will be postponed and rescheduled in the event of inclement weather.

    Limited to 10 people.

     

     

  • Exploring Boyne Valley West
    9:30 AM-2:00 PM
    02/20/2020

    Hosting Club: Dufferin Hi-Land
    Category: General Hike
    Location (Google Maps): Boyne Valley. Meet at roadside parking on County Road 19 where the Primrose Side Trail crosses the road ( approx. 2 km north of Hwy 89 )
    Hike Leader(s): Bryan Foley Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)
    Pace: Leisurely
    Terrain: Moderate
    Distance: 8km

    Description

    We will explore the Boyne valley west of County Rd 19. Bring; snowshoes, icers, lunch, water, an adventurous attitude.

  • Caledon Discovery Hike Series Day 1 of 3
    12:00 PM-3:00 PM
    02/20/2020

    Hosting Club: Iroquoia, Caledon Hills, Dufferin Hi-Land, Blue Mountains, Beaver Valley, Sydenham, Peninsula
    Category: Special Event
    Location (Google Maps): Caledon Hills
    Hike Leader(s): Ruth Moffatt Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)
    Pace: Brisk – 4 to 5 km/hr
    Terrain: Strenuous – Hilly with steep climbs and some poor footing
    Distance: 9.4km

    Description

    This, half day, is Day 1 of the Discovery Hike Series of hikes in Caledon Hills. We will complete the requirements for Discovery Hike # 4 Map 18 

    Meet at Hockley Road Parking Area – east of km 60.1 Located on the north side of Hockley Road, approx 2.5km east of Hwy 10

    Shuttle to Parking Area – north of  km 50.8 on the east side of 5th Line EHS, just south of Hockley Rd (43.993572, -80.014057)

    http://caledonbrucetrail.ca/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/CHBTC-Discovery-Badge-Hikes-2019-05-18.pdf

    Please register for these hikes as we will cancel/postpone in the event of inclement weather. Limited to 10 participants. 

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  • Dufferin Hi-Land Winter Badge, Hike #4 of 4: SNOWSHOES REQUIRED!
    9:30 AM-2:00 PM
    02/22/2020

    Hosting Club: Dufferin Hi-Land
    Category: General Hike
    Location (Google Maps): Dufferin Hi-Land, Map 21. Meet on Prince of Wales Rd near km 46.2 where the Main Trail turns east off of the road. Take Hwy 124 north from Shelburne for 15 km and turn right on Dufferin Road 21. Head east for 4 km and then right on Prince of Wales Rd. The meeting place is 1 km ahead.
    Hike Leader(s): Les Babbage; Helen Bailey Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)
    Pace: Medium
    Terrain: Moderate, Slippery and Steep Sections
    Distance: 8 km

    Description

    Snowshoe in and out hike. Bring snowshoes, icers, snacks, lunch, water. Optional pub stop. We still have lots of snow in Dufferin County and our route is famous for a large snow drift at the top of Blackbank hill. You will need snowshoes!

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  • Caledon Discovery Hike Series Day 2 of 3
    9:00 AM-3:00 PM
    02/23/2020

    Hosting Club: Niagara, Iroquoia, Caledon Hills, Dufferin Hi-Land, Blue Mountains, Beaver Valley, Sydenham, Peninsula
    Category: Special Event
    Location (Google Maps): Caledon Hills
    Hike Leader(s): Ruth Moffatt Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)
    Pace: Brisk – 4 to 5 km/hr
    Terrain: Strenuous – Hilly with steep climbs and some poor footing
    Distance: Approx 25km and possibly 2 car shuttles.

    Description

    This is Day 2 of the Discovery Hike Series of hikes in Caledon Hills. Please contact hike leader if you’d like to join this hike.

    http://caledonbrucetrail.ca/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/CHBTC-Discovery-Badge-Hikes-2019-05-18.pdf

    Please register for these hikes as we will cancel/postpone in the event of inclement weather. Limited to 10 participants. 

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  • Caledon Discovery Hike Series Day 3 of 3
    9:00 AM-4:00 PM
    02/24/2020

    Hosting Club: Niagara, Iroquoia, Caledon Hills, Dufferin Hi-Land, Blue Mountains, Beaver Valley, Sydenham, Peninsula
    Category: Special Event
    Location (Google Maps): Caledon Hills
    Hike Leader(s): Ruth Moffatt Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)
    Pace: Brisk – 4 to 5 km/hr
    Terrain: Strenuous – Hilly with steep climbs and some poor footing
    Distance: Approx 25km and possibly two car shuttles

    Description

    This is Day 3 of the Discovery Hike Series of hikes in Caledon Hills.

    Please contact hike leader if you’d like to join this hike. Details will be provided as to where to meet.

    http://caledonbrucetrail.ca/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/CHBTC-Discovery-Badge-Hikes-2019-05-18.pdf

    Please register for these hikes as we will cancel/postpone in the event of inclement weather. Limited to 10 participants. 

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  • Cold Creek Conservation Area
    9:30 AM-1:00 PM
    02/25/2020

    Hosting Club: Dufferin Hi-Land
    Category: Tuesday Hike
    Location (Google Maps): Meet at parking on east side of Party City building (4th Avenue at Hwy 10) in Orangeville.
    Hike Leader(s): Les Babbage; Inge Eckerich; Bob Slack Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)
    Pace: Leisurely
    Terrain: Slippery Sections Likely, Moderate
    Distance: 8.0 km

    Description

    We will hike a loop on the Cold Creek CA trails. Bring snowshoes and/or icers.

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  • Hockley Valley -Main & 3 Side Trails
    9:00 AM-12:00 PM
    02/29/2020

    Hosting Club: Dufferin Hi-Land
    Category: General Hike
    Location (Google Maps): Map 18: Meet at BT Parking Lot at km 50.8 on east side of 5th Line EHS, just south of Hockley Road
    Hike Leader(s): Helen Bailey & Lynda Vera Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)
    Pace: Medium
    Terrain: Moderate
    Distance: Approx 9k (shorter option of 6k if deep snow) km

    Description

    From km 50.8 we will hike Hockley Heights Side Trail to Main Trail, Peter Beecham Side Trail, Main Trail to km 55.2, then loop back via Griffith Ravine Side Trail & Main Trail to starting point. Depending on weather and snowfall: bring icers, snowshoes, poles.