Iroquoia

Notice: Hiking Program & COVID-19

Hikes are currently open for BTC members and guests only. Registration is required. Group size is limited. Each Bruce Trail Club is setting its own timeline for reintroducing hikes and increasing group size limits within Provincial guidelines. Members, please register guests using your member number and the guest’s name.

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< 2019 >
April 28 - May 04
  • 28
    April 28, 2019
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    April 29, 2019
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    April 30, 2019
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  • 01
    May 1, 2019

    Hikers R Us - Limehouse Hike

    9:00 AM-1:30 PM
    05/01/2019

    Hosting Club: Iroquoia
    Category: Hikers R Us

    Location (Google Maps): 12169 5th Line, Limehouse
    Hike Leader(s): Louise Langlais Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)

    Pace: Medium – 3 to 4 km/hr
    Terrain: Moderate – Some hills and/or some poor footing

    Distance: 12
    We’ll do a loop hike in the Limehouse area.
    Please email Louise at least 24 hours before the hike to register. Sometimes last minute changes are made to hikes; registering means you won’t be waiting around the meeting place not knowing why no-one else is there!
    For warm weather: Bring sunscreen, insect repellent, snacks, lunch, and 1-2 litres of water. Winter conditions: Bring warm layers, snacks, lunch, a warm drink, and 1 litre of water.
    Hike Leader: Louise Langlais; Email: langlaislouise@gmail.com. Cell: 519-222-4040 on day of hike. At other times, email is the best way to contact me.

    Good Companions - Halton Agreement Forest

    10:00 AM-12:30 PM
    05/01/2019

    Hosting Club: Iroquoia
    Category: Good Companions

    Location (Google Maps): Small parking lot across from the Mohawk Raceway/Casino on the east side of Guelph Line, just north of Highway 401
    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: 8
    Come join the Good Companions as we explore this beautiful forest. Wildflower sightings are likely. Some short rocky sections. Bring a snack, water, sunscreen and insect repellent. The flying critters may be out. Meet for a 10:00 am. start in the small parking lot across from the Mohawk Raceway/Casino on the east side of Guelph Line, just north of Highway 401. (Overflow parking in the northeast corner of the parking lot of the raceway.)
    Leader: Anne Armstrong hikingrandma@gmail.com Cell# 905 617 3937.

    Walk for Health and Fun - West Hamilton

    7:00 PM-9:00 PM
    05/01/2019

    Hosting Club: Iroquoia
    Category:

    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

    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.
    Leader: Paul Lewis (905) 331-8600 or email: outdooractive@hotmail.com

  • 02
    May 2, 2019

    Thursday Group - Dundas Driving Park to Rockcliffe

    9:30 AM-1:30 PM
    05/02/2019

    Hosting Club: Iroquoia
    Category: Thursday Group

    Location (Google Maps): Meet at Dundas Driving Park in Dundas. Map 8.
    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
    We will carpool to Rockcliffe Road in Waterdown and hike back to Dundas.

    Hike Leader: Terry Rose. termarintl@gmail.com 905-320-6513. Phone, text or email.

  • 03
    May 3, 2019

    Burlington Waterfront Evening Hike

    7:30 PM-9:00 PM
    05/03/2019

    Hosting Club: Iroquoia
    Category:

    Location: 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

    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

  • 04
    May 4, 2019

    Explore Fisher Pond, the Club's new nature reserve

    9:30 AM-11:30 AM
    05/04/2019

    Hosting Club: Iroquoia
    Category: Special Event

    Location (Google Maps): Roadside parking where the Bruce Trail crosses Guelph Line, South of No 1 Sidereal Do not block farm gate.
    Hike Leader(s): Cynthia Archer Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)

    Pace: Leisurely – 3km/hr or less
    Terrain: Moderate – Some hills and/or some poor footing

    Distance: 6
    Please quickly cross over the stile for safety and wait there for departure. Bring snack and drinks. This hike is perfect for the whole family; children, parents and grandparents.
    We will make our way through the woodlands, have a snack by Fisher Pond then return to our cars. Along the way we may see spring flowers and small wildlife.
    Starting point is km 83.5 km on Map 9. Children will be eligible for the Junior Hikers’ spring badge, the Lady Bug. Please restore with me to receive news of any changes to our plans.
    Hike Leader: Cynthia Archer archercynthiab@gmail.com 416 573 4236
    There will be ample time to drive 15 minutes to the Iroquoia Club AGM at St. James United Church, 306 Parkside Drive, Watertown where lunch will be served. Please register for the AGM to assist in planning food. Fisher Pond is an 87-acre oasis of nature on the escarpment overlooking Burlington. With the help of hundreds of donors BTC has secured this land for future generations. It is a gem.