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  • Radial Trail , Hamilton
    9:30 AM-12:00 PM
    07/01/2019

    Hosting Club: Iroquoia

    Location (Google Maps): Parking lot of the Chedoke Golf Club in Hamilton.

    Pace: Medium – 3 to 4 km/hr
    Terrain: Moderate – Some hills and/or some poor footing
    Distance: 10 km

    Description

    Hamilton Radial Trail +/- 10km loop.
    Hike Leader : Daljeet Juneja email : ds.jds.juneja@gmail.com
    Phone : 905 -870- 3088.

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  • Tuesday Evening Not-the-Bruce Trail Hike
    7:00 PM-8:45 PM
    07/02/2019

    Hosting Club: Iroquoia

    Location (Google Maps): Dundas Valley

    Pace: Brisk – 4 to 5 km/hr
    Terrain: Moderate – Some hills and/or some poor footing
    Distance: 8 km

    Description

    This loop hike takes in the trails of Lower Dundas Valley, starting from the parking lot in front of East Side Mario’s in Universiy Plaza on Osler Dr. in Dundas. Wear boots and bring water. Optional pub stop will follow.
    Leader: Richard Reble at reblerichard@gmail.com

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  • IE2E: Davidson Blvd ST 55.1 to Old Guelph Side Trail 66.0
    9:00 AM-1:30 PM
    07/03/2019

    Hosting Club: Iroquoia
    Category: Hikers R Us
    Location (Google Maps): Dundas

    Pace: Medium – 3 to 4 km/hr
    Terrain: Moderate – Some hills and/or some poor footing
    Distance: 11 km

    Description

    Iroquoia End to End Hike Series. Meet at 112 Davidson Blvd Side Trail . GPS 43.265251,-79.990490

    We will shuttle to Old Guelph Side Trail (west of Highway 6 and north of Patterson Rd) and hike back 10 km down Borers Falls to our cars.

    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!

    Bring sunscreen, insect repellent, snacks, lunch, and 1-2 litres of water.
    For personalized driving directions, just copy and paste the GPS coordinates into a Google search window and voila!

    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 – Felker’s Falls
    9:30 AM-12:00 PM
    07/03/2019

    Hosting Club: Iroquoia
    Category: Good Companions
    Location (Google Maps): Stoney Creek, Battlefield Park, 43.2174373/-79.7679738

    Pace: Leisurely – 3km/hr or less
    Terrain: Moderate – Some hills and/or some poor footing
    Distance: 6 km

    Description

    Meet in the parking lot of Battlefield Park at the corner of King Street and Centennial Parkway, Stoney Creek. From the QEW follow Centennial Pkwy south to where it intersects with King Street. If coming from the Lincoln Alexander Pkwy and north on the Red Hill Valley Pkwy, turn right on King Street West and continue east to the intersection of King Street and Centennial.

    We will carpool to Kingsview Drive off Mud Street on the mountain. The hike overall is downhill, although the trail has ups and downs. There are views of Lake Ontario and we pass by Felker’s Falls. There is one section where the descent is steeper. A shorter but good hike for a hot summer day.

    Bring water and a snack.
    Hike leader: Janina Vanderpost kayakhiker1@gmail.com 905-521-2296

  • Walk for Health and Fun – West Hamilton
    7:00 PM-9:00 PM
    07/03/2019

    Hosting Club: Iroquoia

    Location (Google Maps): Corner of Mohawk and Upper Paradise in the Westcliffe Mall parking lot (near Food Basics)

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

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  • Spring Valley Jersey Side Rd
    10:00 AM-1:00 PM
    07/04/2019

    Hosting Club: Iroquoia
    Category: Thursday Group
    Location (Google Maps): Ancaster Meet at the Ancaster Little League Baseball Field on the Jerseyville Side Rd.

    Pace: Medium – 3 to 4 km/hr
    Terrain: Moderate – Some hills and/or some poor footing
    Distance: 11 km

    Description

    This 11 km loop hike will take approximately 3 hours and is at a medium pace over strenuous terrain. There is no dropout point. No dogs please.
    Depart: 10:00 am. Meet at the Ancaster Little League Park.
    Directions: From Hamilton take 403 W to Ancaster. Exit at Wilson St. turn right. At the traffic circle exit at Meadowbrook St. (3nd Exit). Take Meadowbrook to Jerseyville Side Rd. Turn Right. Pass the high school, Little League Park is on the right at the bottom of the hill.
    Hike Description: Several loops in The Dundas Valley.Bring a snack and water, sunscreen and insect repellent. Hike Leader: Lorraine Sherred 13hiking13@gmail.com email please

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  • Burlington Waterfront Evening Hike
    7:30 PM-9:00 PM
    07/05/2019

    Hosting Club: Iroquoia

    Location: Meet in the Lakeshore Road parking lot just east of the Waterfront Centre and restaurant

    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

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  • Limehouse Loops
    9:00 AM-1:00 PM
    07/08/2019

    Hosting Club: Iroquoia
    Category: Happy Wanderers
    Location (Google Maps): Meet at 9:00 at Limehouse School but park across from the school on the south side of 22 Sideroad. GPS 43.638113 -79.979272

    Pace: Medium – 3 to 4 km/hr
    Terrain: Easy – Mostly flat and usually good footing
    Distance: 9 km

    Description

    Departing from Limehouse School, we will loop north through the meadows, return to the school, loop south through the Limehouse Conservation Area, have lunch and eventually return to our cars. A shorter 9 km hike for the summer. Please register with me to receive news of any changes to our plans.
    Hike leader Cynthia Archer archercynthiab@gmail.com 416 573 4236

  • Radial Trail , Hamilton
    9:30 AM-12:00 PM
    07/08/2019

    Hosting Club: Iroquoia

    Location (Google Maps): Parking lot of the Chedoke Golf Club in Hamilton.

    Pace: Medium – 3 to 4 km/hr
    Terrain: Moderate – Some hills and/or some poor footing
    Distance: 10 km

    Description

    Hamilton Radial Trail +/- 10km loop.
    Hike Leader : Daljeet Juneja email : ds.jds.juneja@gmail.com
    Phone : 905 -870- 3088.

  • STONEY CREEK PIZZA Extended Evening Walk
    7:00 PM-9:45 PM
    07/08/2019

    Hosting Club: Iroquoia

    Location (Google Maps): Parking lot in Battlefield Park

    Pace: Medium – 3 to 4 km/hr
    Terrain: Moderate – Some hills and/or some poor footing
    Distance: 9 km

    Description

    We will hike up to the Devils Punch Bowl via the Bruce Trail and various side trails.We will return on various streets, as it will be getting dark on the return journey. Enjoy the long evening daylight! Optional Apres Hike stop for pizza (Has outdoor patio!) Hike Cancelled, if there is heavy rain.

    Directions: Take Centennial Parkway to King Street (Last traffic light before climbing the escarpment). Go East on King Street. Turn immediately right into the driveway for Battlefield Park (Sign at bottom of driveway on King Street). Meet in Parking Lot.

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

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  • Tuesday Evening Not-the-Bruce Trail Hike
    7:00 PM-8:45 PM
    07/09/2019

    Hosting Club: Iroquoia

    Location (Google Maps): Grindstone Creek Valley

    Pace: Brisk – 4 to 5 km/hr
    Terrain: Strenuous – Hilly with steep climbs and some poor footing
    Distance: 8 km

    Description

    This loop hike takes in Grindstone Creek trails starting from the Bruce Trail crossing on Snake Rd. just south of Waterdown. Wear boots and bring water. An optional pub stop will follow.
    Leader: Richard Reble at reblerichard@gmail.com

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  • Hikers R Us – Scotsdale Farm/Silver Creek, 13807 Trafalgar Rd N, Georgetown
    9:00 AM-1:30 PM
    07/10/2019

    Hosting Club: Iroquoia
    Category: Hikers R Us
    Location (Google Maps): Meet at Scottsdale Farm parking lot Map 13, km 29.7 From 401, north on Trafalgar Rd to Hwy7, turn left, go about 1.5 km and turn right onto Trafalgar Rd and go about 1.7 km and turn right into Scottsdale Farm

    Pace: Medium – 3 to 4 km/hr
    Terrain: Moderate – Some hills and/or some poor footing
    Distance: 13 km

    Description

    Hike the Main Bruce Trail, Bennett Heritage and Great Esker Trails.No dogs. Bring hat, sunscreen, water, snack/lunch. Pub/refreshment stop to follow.
    Register with stevenwhite901@gmail.com or text 289-242-9415

  • Good Companions – Dundas Rail Trail
    10:00 AM-12:15 PM
    07/10/2019

    Hosting Club: Iroquoia
    Category: Good Companions
    Location (Google Maps): Old Governors Rd and Binkely Rd Dundas area. From Dundas take Highway 99 to Binkely Rd. Turn left on to Binkley Rd then right on Old Governors Rd. Left into small parking lot.

    Pace: Leisurely – 3km/hr or less
    Terrain: Easy – Mostly flat and usually good footing
    Distance: 8 km

    Description

    Rail trail to Dundas Valley trail station. Lovely break at station then walk back to cars. Flat, good footing. Bring a snack, water, sunscreen and insect repellent.
    Hike Leader: Lorraine Sherred 13hiking13@gmail.com
    Email please if you need more info.

  • Walk for Health and Fun – West Hamilton
    7:00 PM-9:00 PM
    07/10/2019

    Hosting Club: Iroquoia

    Location (Google Maps): Corner of Mohawk and Upper Paradise in the Westcliffe Mall parking lot (near Food Basics)

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

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  • Hiking the Sixteen Mile Creek Valley
    10:00 AM-1:30 PM
    07/11/2019

    Hosting Club: Iroquoia
    Category: Thursday Group
    Location (Google Maps): Oakville

    Pace: Leisurely – 3km/hr or less
    Terrain: Moderate – Some hills and/or some poor footing
    Distance: 9 km

    Description

    Join Phill and I as we explore this jewel of a valley during the summer. Tall trees will cool us off in the summer heat. We should  see plenty of wildflowers and perhaps some wildlife. Terrain is easy with some long but gentle hills. Meet in the parking lot on the southeast corner of River Glen Blvd. and Neyagawa. (north of Upper Middle Rd. and south of Highway 5). Bring water, a snack or lunch, insect repellent and sunscreen.
    Leaders: Anne and Phill Armstrong hikingrandma@gmail.com 905-617-3937

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  • Burlington Waterfront Evening Hike
    7:30 PM-9:00 PM
    07/12/2019

    Hosting Club: Iroquoia

    Location: Meet in the Lakeshore Road parking lot just east of the Waterfront Centre and restaurant

    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

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  • Mulmer Loops
    9:30 AM-12:00 PM
    07/13/2019

    Hosting Club: Iroquoia

    Location (Google Maps): Mulmer Hills parking lot on 1st Line 3, just south of 10 Sideroad. Copy and paste the GPS coordinates (44.1478464,-80.1219613) into a google search bar, hit Enter, click on Maps, then Directions. Enter your home address and you will get personalized turn-by-turn directions that you can print or send to your phone.

    Pace: Medium – 3 to 4 km/hr
    Terrain: Moderate – Some hills and/or some poor footing
    Distance: 8 km

    Description

    We will hike the main and side trail loops at Mulmer Hills. Remarkable rock formations, enchanted forests, streams of water and some meadow.

    Please let hike leader know if you are coming.Karen Bergmann karen.bergmann92@gmail.com or 289-242-1110.

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  • Happy Wanderers – Mountsberg Conservation Area
    9:00 AM-1:30 PM
    07/15/2019

    Hosting Club: Iroquoia
    Category: Happy Wanderers
    Location (Google Maps): Meet at Mountsberg Conservation Area, 2259 Millburough Line, Campbellville

    Pace: Medium – 3 to 4 km/hr
    Terrain: Moderate – Some hills and/or some poor footing
    Distance: 14 km

    Description

    Follow trails through park – Wildlife Walkway, Pioneer Creek Trail, Lakeshore Lookout Trail. No dogs please. Bring hat, sunscreen, water, snack/lunch. Refreshment/pub stop to follow.
    Register at stevenwhite901@gmail.com or text 289-242-9415

  • Radial Trail , Hamilton
    9:30 AM-12:00 PM
    07/15/2019

    Hosting Club: Iroquoia

    Location (Google Maps): Parking lot of the Chedoke Golf Club in Hamilton.

    Pace: Medium – 3 to 4 km/hr
    Terrain: Moderate – Some hills and/or some poor footing
    Distance: 10 km

    Description

    Hamilton Radial Trail +/- 10km loop.
    Hike Leader : Daljeet Juneja email : ds.jds.juneja@gmail.com
    Phone : 905 -870- 3088.

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  • Tuesday Evening Not-the-Bruce Trail Hike
    7:00 PM-8:45 PM
    07/16/2019

    Hosting Club: Iroquoia

    Location: Twenty Mile Creek

    Pace: Brisk – 4 to 5 km/hr
    Terrain: Strenuous – Hilly with steep climbs and some poor footing
    Distance: 8 km

    Description

    This loop hike includes the Gorge of Twenty Mile Creek, Ball’s Falls, and the Upper Falls. The QEW is too congested to bother with. Here’s a more pleasant drive: Follow Mud St. (which becomes Fly Rd.) east from Centennial Pkwy. in Upper Stoney Creek till it comes to a T-intersection at Victoria Ave. above Vineland. Turn right on Victoria Ave. and then left on 6th Ave. (which is the entrance to Ball’s Falls Conservation Area). Drive through the conservation area to the far side and turn left on Glen Rd. Follow Glen Rd. to the widening of the left shoulder before the road goes down the escarpment. Look for my bright blue Honda Civic. Wear boots and bring water. An optional pub stop will follow.
    Leader: Richard Reble at reblerichard@gmail.com

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  • Grimsby 0.0 to Lewis Road Side Trail 11.1 (A) Iroquoia Bruce Trail End to End in 11 parts
    9:00 AM-2:00 PM
    07/17/2019

    Hosting Club: Iroquoia
    Category: Hikers R Us
    Location (Google Maps): Meet at Grimsby Lions Community Pool 43.193201 / -79.565301.

    Pace: Medium – 3 to 4 km/hr
    Terrain: Strenuous – Hilly with steep climbs and some poor footing
    Distance: 12 km

    Description

    Meet at Grimsby Lions Community Pool, then we will shuttle to Lewis side road and hike 12 km back to our cars. On the way home you can pass the fruit stands and/or stop in Stoney Creek for amazing gelato. Please register with me to receive news of any changes to our plans;
    Cynthia Archer archercynthiab@gmail.com (416) 573-4236

  • Good Companions – Dundas Valley CA/Sanctuary Park
    9:30 AM-12:00 PM
    07/17/2019

    Hosting Club: Iroquoia
    Category: Good Companions
    Location (Google Maps): Map 8. Sanctuary Park, Dundas 43.254210, -79.968885

    Pace: Leisurely – 3km/hr or less
    Terrain: Moderate – Some hills and/or some poor footing
    Distance: 8 km

    Description

    Meet at parking lot at end of Sanctuary Drive (off Pleasant Ave.) in Dundas. We will walk along Spring Creek Trail to the trail centre and return via Sulphur Creek.

    Hike Leader: Stella Parr 905-628-6436 scparr@yahoo.ca

  • Walk for Health and Fun – West Hamilton
    7:00 PM-9:00 PM
    07/17/2019

    Hosting Club: Iroquoia

    Location (Google Maps): Corner of Mohawk and Upper Paradise in the Westcliffe Mall parking lot (near Food Basics)

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

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  • Limehouse Combo Loop
    9:30 AM-1:30 PM
    07/18/2019

    Hosting Club: Iroquoia
    Category: Thursday Group
    Location (Google Maps): Park in Bruce Trail Parking Lot on Regional Rd 43/Sideroad 22, just west of 4th Line in Halton Hills (west of village of Limehouse)

    Pace: Medium – 3 to 4 km/hr
    Terrain: Moderate – Some hills and/or some poor footing
    Distance: 11 km

    Description

    Meet at Bruce Trail Parking Lot on Regional Road 43/Sideroad 22 and follow Canada Goose Side Trail and onto Vanderleck Side Trail and back to Canada Goose Side Trail. No dogs please. Bring hat, sunscreen, water, snack/lunch. (Loops and Lattes Halton Hike 26). Refreshment/pub stop to follow.
    stevenwhite901@gmail.com or text 289-242-9415

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  • Burlington Waterfront Evening Hike
    7:30 PM-9:00 PM
    07/19/2019

    Hosting Club: Iroquoia

    Location: Meet in the Lakeshore Road parking lot just east of the Waterfront Centre and restaurant

    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

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  • Junior Hiker – Hiking the Valley
    11:00 AM-12:30 PM
    07/20/2019

    Hosting Club: Iroquoia
    Category: Junior Hiker
    Location (Google Maps): Dundas Valley Conservation Area

    Pace: Leisurely – 3km/hr or less
    Terrain: Easy – Mostly flat and usually good footing
    Distance: 4 km

    Description

    Come Explore the Dundas Valley Conservation Area in the summer and earn your Summer badge. While the terrain is easy underfoot, there will be some hills, usually gentle, to climb. Bring water, a snack, insect repellent and sunscreen. Meet in the last parking lot of the Conservation Area which is located off of Governor’s Rd., west of downtown Dundas. Parking fee in effect or Conservation Area pass. Please register with the leader.
    Leader: Anne Armstrong hikingrandma@gmail.com 905-617-3937

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  • Radial Trail , Hamilton
    9:30 AM-12:00 PM
    07/22/2019

    Hosting Club: Iroquoia

    Location (Google Maps): Parking lot of the Chedoke Golf Club in Hamilton.

    Pace: Medium – 3 to 4 km/hr
    Terrain: Moderate – Some hills and/or some poor footing
    Distance: 10 km

    Description

    Hamilton Radial Trail +/- 10km loop.
    Hike Leader : Daljeet Juneja email : ds.jds.juneja@gmail.com
    Phone : 905 -870- 3088.

  • Happy Wanderers – Niagara Gorge
    10:00 AM-2:00 PM
    07/22/2019

    Hosting Club: Iroquoia
    Category: Happy Wanderers
    Location (Google Maps): Niagara Gorge

    Pace: Medium – 3 to 4 km/hr
    Terrain: Strenuous – Hilly with steep climbs and some poor footing
    Distance: 11 km

    Description

    We will start the hike near the Whirlpool Golf Course ( free parking across from the WGC parking lot ) and hike along the top of the gorge to the stairs that lead down to the river. We will then hike along the river bank to the Whirlpool rapids and then climb back to the top of the gorge and back to the parking lot. This is a short hike but difficult terrain.

    We will meet at the parking lot east of Hutches on Van Wagners Road at 9:00 AM and we will carpool to Niagara Falls

    Hike leader: Wayne Riley RSVP by email: wlr8362@gmail.com

    Bring lunch, water, hiking boots, no dogs please. Cancellations the morning of the hike: 289-456-3498

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  • Hockley Valley South
    9:30 AM-1:00 PM
    07/23/2019

    Hosting Club: Iroquoia
    Category: General Hike
    Location (Google Maps): The parking lot on Hockley Road east of 2nd Line near km 60.1 Map 18. Take Hwy 10 north and just north of Orangeville turn right (east) on Hockley Road. Drive 3 km to parking lot on north side.
    Hike Leader(s): Peter Leeney 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 km shuttle hike

    Description

    From the parking lot on Hockley Rd. we will do a car shuttle east to parking area at 5th Line EHS. We will hike back on the south side of Hockley Valley. Expect some hills. No dogs please. There will be a refreshment / pub stop afterwards. There is no dropout point.

  • Tuesday Evening Not-the-Bruce Trail Hike
    7:00 PM-8:45 PM
    07/23/2019

    Hosting Club: Iroquoia

    Location (Google Maps): Confederation

    Pace: Brisk – 4 to 5 km/hr
    Terrain: Easy – Mostly flat and usually good footing
    Distance: 8 km

    Description

    This loop hike takes in the Lake Ontario Waterfront Trail, some bird breeding ponds, and Confederation Park. Park in the lot just to the right of Hutchie’s on Van Wagner’s Rd. Running shoes or boots would be suitable for this one. Bring water. An optional pub stop will follow.
    Leader: Richard Reble at reblerichard@gmail.com

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  • Hikers R Us – Tiffany Falls to Dundas Trail Centre
    9:00 AM-1:30 PM
    07/24/2019

    Hosting Club: Iroquoia
    Category: Hikers R Us
    Location (Google Maps): Dundas Valley Conservation Area GPS: N43.240646 W79.959858

    Pace: Medium – 3 to 4 km/hr
    Terrain: Moderate – Some hills and/or some poor footing
    Distance: 14 km

    Description

    We will hike from Tiffany Falls parking lot ( map 8 ed 29, 45.2 marker), to Sherman Falls to the trail centre and back. Parking fee applies for non BTC members

    RSVP by email wlr8362@gmail.com Hike leader: Wayne Riley Cancellations the morning of the hike 289-456-3498

    Bring lunch, water, no dogs please. Hiking boots required. Pace will be a combination of moderate and brisk

  • Good Companions – Waterfalls to Dundas Valley CA
    9:30 AM-12:30 PM
    07/24/2019

    Hosting Club: Iroquoia
    Category: Good Companions
    Location (Google Maps): Dundas Valley CA Trail Centre

    Pace: Leisurely – 3km/hr or less
    Terrain: Moderate – Some hills and/or some poor footing
    Distance: 10 km

    Description

    Meet for 9:30 am start at the Dundas Valley CA Trail Centre parking lot off Governor Road. From the parking lot closest to the Trail Centre, we will carpool to the Tews Falls parking lot on Harvest Road. If travelling on Hwy 8/King Street through Dundas, turn right onto Harvest Road. If coming from Hwy 5, turn left onto Hwy 8/Brock Road, then left again at Harvest Road. Hike will commence at Tews Falls and include Dundas Peak, Old Dundas Station Side Trail, and continue on Bruce Trail past the Dundas Valley Golf and Country Club back to the Dundas Valley CA Trail Centre. Cars remaining at the Trail Centre, or parking at Tews Falls, must pay a parking fee or have a Hamilton Conservation Authority pass. Bring lunch, water, bug spray, sunscreen.
    Leader: Janina Vanderpost 905 521-2296, kayakhiker1@gmail.com

  • Walk for Health and Fun – West Hamilton
    7:00 PM-9:00 PM
    07/24/2019

    Hosting Club: Iroquoia

    Location (Google Maps): Corner of Mohawk and Upper Paradise in the Westcliffe Mall parking lot (near Food Basics)

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

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  • Dundas Peak
    9:30 AM-12:00 PM
    07/25/2019

    Hosting Club: Iroquoia
    Category: Thursday Group
    Location (Google Maps): Dundas Driving Park

    Pace: Medium – 3 to 4 km/hr
    Terrain: Moderate – Some hills and/or some poor footing
    Distance: 8 km

    Description

    Meet at Dundas Driving Park at the end of Cross Street in Dundas. Lots of parking. We will gather at the entrance gateway and go up to Dundas Peak and on to Tews Falls (weather permitting). NO DOGS. Hiking boots required. Also poles, lots of water, snacks, perhaps lunch afterwards in the park, sunscreen and bug spray. Hike Leader: Marion Fletcher (905) 628-5537 Email: octother@AOL.com

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  • Burlington Waterfront Evening Hike
    7:30 PM-9:00 PM
    07/26/2019

    Hosting Club: Iroquoia

    Location: Meet in the Lakeshore Road parking lot just east of the Waterfront Centre and restaurant

    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

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  • Guelph to Goderich (G2G) Rail Trail Hike July 29-August 2/19
    8:00 AM-3:00 AM
    07/29/2019

    Hosting Club: Iroquoia
    Category: Special Event
    Location (Google Maps): Guelph to Goderich (G2G) Approx 127km of rail trail.
    First day meet location as specified. Shuttle to start & hike back. Remaining locations to be provided on registration.
    Hike Leader(s): Ruth Moffatt Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)
    Pace: Brisk – 4 to 5 km/hr, Fast – 5+ km/hr
    Terrain: Easy – Mostly flat and usually good footing
    Distance: Approximately 25-30km per day

    Description

  • Happy Wanderers – IE2E: Old Guelph ST 66.0 to 77.0 City View Park Side Trail
    9:00 AM-1:30 PM
    07/29/2019

    Hosting Club: Iroquoia
    Category: Happy Wanderers

    Location (Google Maps): Waterdown
    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: 11
    Iroquois End to End Hike Series. Meet at City View Park Side Tail, entering from Dundas St. GPS: 43.352308,-79.862585

    We will shuttle to Old Guelph Street Side Trail and hike 11 km back to our cars.

    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!

    Bring sunscreen, insect repellent, snacks, lunch, and 1-2 litres of water.
    For personalized driving directions, just copy and paste the GPS coordinates into a Google search window and voila!

    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.

  • Radial Trail , Hamilton
    9:30 AM-12:00 PM
    07/29/2019

    Hosting Club: Iroquoia

    Location (Google Maps): Parking lot of the Chedoke Golf Club in Hamilton.

    Pace: Medium – 3 to 4 km/hr
    Terrain: Moderate – Some hills and/or some poor footing
    Distance: 10 km

    Description

    Hamilton Radial Trail +/- 10km loop.
    Hike Leader : Daljeet Juneja email : ds.jds.juneja@gmail.com
    Phone : 905 -870- 3088.

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  • Guelph to Goderich (G2G) Rail Trail Hike July 29-August 2/19
    8:00 AM-3:00 AM
    07/30/2019

    Hosting Club: Iroquoia
    Category: Special Event
    Location (Google Maps): Guelph to Goderich (G2G) Approx 127km of rail trail.
    First day meet location as specified. Shuttle to start & hike back. Remaining locations to be provided on registration.
    Hike Leader(s): Ruth Moffatt Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)
    Pace: Brisk – 4 to 5 km/hr, Fast – 5+ km/hr
    Terrain: Easy – Mostly flat and usually good footing
    Distance: Approximately 25-30km per day

    Description

  • Tuesday Evening Not-the-Bruce Trail Hike
    7:00 PM-8:45 PM
    07/30/2019

    Hosting Club: Iroquoia

    Location (Google Maps): Eramosa Karst and Davis Creek

    Pace: Medium – 3 to 4 km/hr
    Terrain: Easy – Mostly flat and usually good footing
    Distance: 8 km

    Description

    We’ll do a loop hike including Upper Davis Creek and the Eromosa Karst where the creek originates. Park in the lot of the Valley Community Centre on Stonechurch Rd. in Upper Stoney Creek. When you enter the lot off Stonechurch, turn left down the first row of cars till you see my bright blue Honda. Running shoes or hiking boots would be acceptable. Bring water. Optional pub stop will follow.
    Leader: Richard Reble at reblerichard@gmail.com

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  • Guelph to Goderich (G2G) Rail Trail Hike July 29-August 2/19
    8:00 AM-3:00 AM
    07/31/2019

    Hosting Club: Iroquoia
    Category: Special Event
    Location (Google Maps): Guelph to Goderich (G2G) Approx 127km of rail trail.
    First day meet location as specified. Shuttle to start & hike back. Remaining locations to be provided on registration.
    Hike Leader(s): Ruth Moffatt Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)
    Pace: Brisk – 4 to 5 km/hr, Fast – 5+ km/hr
    Terrain: Easy – Mostly flat and usually good footing
    Distance: Approximately 25-30km per day

    Description

  • Hikers R Us – Sanctuary Park to Woodley lane
    9:00 AM-2:00 PM
    07/31/2019

    Hosting Club: Iroquoia
    Category: Hikers R Us
    Location: Dundas

    Pace: Medium – 3 to 4 km/hr
    Terrain: Moderate – Some hills and/or some poor footing
    Distance: 14 km

    Description

    Meet at Sanctuary Park for 9:00am start. Take Old Ancaster to Pleasant Ave.Turn right on Sanctuary and go to parking lot.We will do a there and back hike to Woodley Lane along Spring Creek, BT and other trails and have lunch along the way. Bring water, lunch and bug spray.
    Please contact leader ruthmerz1@outlook.com. Cell on day of hike 905 928 5491

  • Good Companions – RBG North Shore Trail
    9:30 AM-12:00 PM
    07/31/2019

    Hosting Club: Iroquoia
    Category: Good Companions
    Location (Google Maps): Meet at former RBG North Shore Parking lot on York Road in Dundas. Park alongside of York Road or park at the Dog Park near Valley Rd. and walk down to the former parking lot where the group is meeting.

    Pace: Medium – 3 to 4 km/hr
    Terrain: Easy – Mostly flat and usually good footing
    Distance: 7 km

    Description

    Easy hike, a few hills. We’ll take a break at the nature center (which has a restroom). Bring snack, drink.

    Hike Leader: Linda Robinson fly@execulink.com

  • Walk for Health and Fun – West Hamilton
    7:00 PM-9:00 PM
    07/31/2019

    Hosting Club: Iroquoia

    Location (Google Maps): Corner of Mohawk and Upper Paradise in the Westcliffe Mall parking lot (near Food Basics)

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

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