Iroquoia

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February 09 - February 15
  • 09
    February 9, 2020

    Gentle/Beginner Hike

    12:00 PM-2:30 PM
    02/09/2020

    Hosting Club: Iroquoia
    Category: General Hike
    Location (Google Maps): City View Park/Kerns Rd. Burlington
    Hike Leader(s): Anne Armstrong Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)
    Pace: Leisurely – 3km/hr or less
    Terrain: Moderate – Some hills and/or some poor footing
    Distance: 8 km.

    Description

    This there and back hike will take us to Smokey Hollow on Waterdown Rd. in Watertown. The trail will give us some good views over the escarpment toward the Skyway Bridge and the lake and take us to Smokey Hollow, very important in the early days of Watertown. Bring a snack and water. Icers may be necessary. City View Park is on the east side of Kerns Rd. Enter via the most southerly entrance. Map 9.
    Leader: Anne Armstrong 905 337 3937 hikingrandma@gmail.com

  • 10
    February 10, 2020

    Iroquoia Winter E2E – 5 of 6 (20.3 km)

    8:30 AM-2:30 PM
    02/10/2020

    Hosting Club: Iroquoia
    Category: Happy Wanderers
    Location (Google Maps): Meet at Roadside Parking – km 83.5 on Guelph Line, south of No. 1 Sideroad. Do not block farm gate (10 cars) N43.388387, W79.854327
    Shuttle to Roadside Parking – km 103.8 on Twiss Rd north of Derry Rd (6 cars) N 43.447743, W 79.953436
    Hike Leader(s): Steven White Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)

    Terrain: Moderate – Some hills and/or some poor footing
    Distance: 20.3km

    Description

    For those looking to enjoy some winter hiking or to complete Iroquoia E2E and achieve their Winter badge, I have planned 6 Monday hikes. Please register ahead of the hike, so I can do car shuttle planning and to contact hikers if inclement weather requires us to re-schedule the hike. Email stevenwhite901@gmail.com or text 289-242-9415
    Bring water, snack, lunch, hiking boots, icers. Sorry no dogs.

    Radial Trail

    10:00 AM-12:30 PM
    02/10/2020

    Hosting Club: Iroquoia
    Category: General Hike
    Location (Google Maps): Parking lot of the Chedoke Golf Club in Hamilton
    Hike Leader(s): Daljeet Juneja 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

    Description

    Weekly loop hike on the Hamilton Radial Trail +/- 10km

  • 11
    February 11, 2020

    "SOUPFEST" HIKE

    10:00 AM-1:00 AM
    02/11/2020

    Hosting Club: Iroquoia
    Category: Special Event
    Location (Google Maps): Meet at Bayfront Park, Bay Street North, Hamilton.
    Hike Leader(s): Terry Rose Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)
    Pace: Medium – 3 to 4 km/hr
    Terrain: Easy – Mostly flat and usually good footing
    Distance: 8 km

    Description

    We will hike along Hamilton Harbour to Princess Point; from there we cross the playing fields, past the Catholic Cathedral and on to the Hamilton Convention Centre, arriving around 11:45. This will be the 18th Annual “SOUPFEST” and Iroquoia BTC, under various leaders, has been there for most of those years.

    For $20 ($15 for seniors)** you get to select four delicious cups of soup from the best restaurants in the area (bread included).  The proceeds go to Living Rock Ministries, an NGO that does great work with troubled youth in Hamilton.  There is entertainment and door prizes with plenty of sporting and media celebrities on hand. For more information and advanced tickets go to: https://www.livingrock.ca/soupfest

    ** Advanced prices are $17 and $12

    After lunch return to Bayfront Park at your leisure.

  • 12
    February 12, 2020

    Silver Creek

    9:30 AM-2:00 AM
    02/12/2020

    Hosting Club: Iroquoia
    Category: Hikers R Us
    Location (Google Maps): Scotsdale Farm. From 401 north on Trafalgar Rd pass Georgetown turn left on highway 7 going north to Trafalgar Rd turn right go north about 2.0 turn right into Scotsdale Farmparking lot. Map 13,29.7 km
    Hike Leader(s): Ronald Granger Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)
    Pace: Medium – 3 to 4 km/hr
    Terrain: Moderate – Some hills and/or some poor footing, Slippery Sections Likely
    Distance: 12 Km

    Description

    Loop hike on the main trial ,Bennett Heritage and Robert side trails. Icers maybe required. pub stop after hike.

    Good Companions - Shell Park, West Oakville

    10:00 AM-12:30 PM
    02/12/2020

    Hosting Club: Iroquoia
    Category: Good Companions
    Location (Google Maps): Shell Park, Lakeshore Road West, Oakville.
    Hike Leader(s): Mary Rose Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)
    Pace: Leisurely – 3km/hr or less
    Terrain: Easy – Mostly flat and usually good footing
    Distance: 8 km

    Description

    We will hike through Shell Park to Bronte Creek and Bronte Harbour, returning via the lake and the pioneer cemetery. Icers mandatory.

  • 13
    February 13, 2020

    Joshua Creek South

    10:00 AM-1:00 AM
    02/13/2020

    Hosting Club: Iroquoia
    Category: Thursday Group
    Location (Google Maps): Meet In the North West corner of Maple Grove Shopping Centre
    Hike Leader(s): Norman Young Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)
    Pace: Medium – 3 to 4 km/hr
    Terrain: Easy – Mostly flat and usually good footing

    Description

    A walk along Joshua Creek ravine over to  Lakeshore Park in Mississauga.

    Dress appropriately for the weather, Bring snack, water and icers

     

     

     

  • 14
    February 14, 2020

    Tobermory Family Day Snowshoe Weekend Feb.14-17

    6:00 PM-1:00 PM
    02/14/2020

    Hosting Club: Iroquoia
    Category: General Hike
    Location (Google Maps): Tobermory
    Hike Leader(s): Greg Vincent Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)
    Pace: Leisurely – 3km/hr or less
    Terrain: Moderate – Some hills and/or some poor footing
    Distance: 10 km

    Description

    Snowshoeing the trails of the Bruce Peninsula National Park

    We arrive in Tobermory Friday 14 Feb. and will snowshoe Saturday, Sunday and Monday morning. New to snowshoeing? We will help you. We stay and have our meals at the Princess Hotel in Tobermory, the weekend is restricted to those staying with us at the Princess Hotel. Please call the Princess 1-877-901-8282 for the costs and a reservation, please say you are with Greg Vincent’s snowshoeing weekend. You will need a car to access this outing. Questions? Contact Greg at Vincent.greg@gmail.com or 519- 579-8210.

    Burlington Waterfront Evening Hike

    7:30 PM-9:00 PM
    02/14/2020

    Hosting Club: Iroquoia
    Category: General Hike
    Location (Google Maps): 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

    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

  • 15
    February 15, 2020
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