Notice: Hiking Program & COVID-19
Some Bruce Trail Clubs are restarting their hiking program on July 1st. During this time, hikes are for BTC members only and pre-registration is required. Group size is limited to 10.
- 02November 2, 2019https://hikes.brucetrail.org/event/oakville-historic-walk/
Hosting Club: Iroquoia
Category: Education Hike
Location (Google Maps): Meet in the baseball parking lot on the southeast corner of River Glen Blvd. and Neyagawa
Hike Leader(s): Anne Armstrong Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)
Pace: Leisurely – 3km/hr or less
Terrain: Easy – Mostly flat and usually good footing
Distance: 6 km
This approximately 6 Km. hike will take you along the top and down to the inner banks of the Sixteen Mile Creek Valley in Oakville. You will learn about the importance of rivers and creeks in the development of early Oakville and how they contributed to light industry in the early years. You will walk the old roads which led down into and up out of the Valley and about the early settlements which existed. Join Anne Armstrong to learn a little of the history of this area.
Bring water and a snack. Optional refreshments after the hike.
Leader: Anne Armstrong email@example.com 905 617 3937https://hikes.brucetrail.org/event/abbey-road-tribute-fundraiser/
To celebrate the 50th Anniversary of The Beatles’ Abbey Road, a host of Hamilton musicians will perform the album live with proceeds going to the Bruce Trail Conservancy.
Licensed event (cash bar) with craft beer, wine, coffee, and tea available. There will also be a selection of excellent silent auction items.
Time: Doors open at 7pm, and the concert starts at 8pm.
Location: The Rock on Locke, Church of St John the Evangelist, 320 Charlton Ave West, Hamilton
Tickets: $25 + fees … sold online at https://www.bruha.com/event/5009
All proceeds will go to the Bruce Trail Conservancy to help in its mission of preserving a ribbon of wilderness, for everyone, forever. The Bruce Trail Conservancy is a charitable organization dedicated to establishing a conservation corridor containing a public footpath along the Niagara Escarpment.
Support for this concert is generously provided by National Bank Independent Network.