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 have your guests register for hikes using your member number.

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< 2020 >
September 27 - October 03
  • 27
    September 27, 2020
    No events
  • 28
    September 28, 2020

    Speyside South

    9:00 AM
    09/28/2020
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    Hosting Club: Iroquoia
    Category: Happy Wanderers
    Location (Google Maps): Depart from Parking Lot on 15 Sideroad southwest of Highway 25 at 11.5 km, page 12 Map.
    Hike Leader(s): Cynthia Archer Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)
    Pace: Medium – 3 to 4 km/hr
    Terrain: Moderate – Some hills and/or some poor footing

    Description

    This there and back hike will cover about 8 kms of trail.

    Please note that this hike is open to BTC members (and one guest).   You are required to pre-register online. After registration you will be sent a list of items to bring and Covid protocols to follow.

    Cancellations the morning of the hike – Please contact leader by phone 416 573 4236.

    Iroquoia Club General Hike

    9:30 AM-11:30 AM
    09/28/2020
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    Hosting Club: Iroquoia
    Category: General Hike
    Location (Google Maps): Chedoke Golf course parking lot
    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

  • 29
    September 29, 2020
    No events
  • 30
    September 30, 2020

    !4 Mile Creek, Oakville

    9:00 AM-12:15 PM
    09/30/2020
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    Hosting Club: Iroquoia
    Category: Hikers R Us
    Location (Google Maps): Meet at south end of Glen Abbey Rec Centre
    Hike Leader(s): Norman Young Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)
    Pace: Medium – 3 to 4 km/hr
    Terrain: Moderate – Some hills and/or some poor footing
    Distance: 13km

    Description

    A lovely walk along town trails. Plus more like a BTC hike along 14 Mile Creek. You must have a mask, hand sanitizer and other items to be self sufficient. Pole are a benefit. Bring water and a snack or lunch.
    Leader: Norman Young mny176@outlook.com 905 845 0939 cell 905 330 6605

    Good Companions - North Shore Trails

    10:00 AM-12:30 PM
    09/30/2020
    Sorry, this hike has reached the maximum amount of hikers allowed.
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    Hosting Club: Iroquoia
    Category: Good Companions
    Location (Google Maps): Arboretum Parking lot near Lilac Dell, Royal Botanical Gardens (North Shore Trails) (off Old Guelph Road)
    Hike Leader(s): Ted Bossence 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

    We will walk much of the North Shore Trails of the Royal Botanical Gardens including the Anishinabe Waddiziwn, Captain Cootes, Marsh Walk, (Hopkins Track 0f there is time) and Pinetum.  Please note that parking is not free at the Arboretum (paid parking or an RBG parking pass).  Please note, this hike is open to BTC members only and you are required to pre-register on-line.  When you register you will be sent a list of items to bring and protocols to follow.

  • 01
    October 1, 2020

    Spring Valley.

    10:00 AM-12:30 PM
    10/01/2020
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    Hosting Club: Iroquoia
    Category: Thursday Group
    Location (Google Maps): Directions: From Hamilton take 403 to West. Exit at Wilson St in Ancaster. Turn right on Wilson St. At the traffic take the exit right onto Meadowbrook St (3rd exit). Take Meadowbrook to Jerseyville Side Rd. and turn right. Just pass the high school the Little League Park is on the right at the bottom of the hill.
    Hike Leader(s): Lorraine Sherred Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)
    Pace: Medium – 3 to 4 km/hr
    Terrain: Moderate – Some hills and/or some poor footing
    Distance: 11km

    Description

    Several loops in the Spring Valley and Headwaters trails in Dundas Valley.

  • 02
    October 2, 2020
    No events
  • 03
    October 3, 2020

    Hockley Hills

    8:30 AM-12:30 PM
    10/03/2020
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    Hosting Club: Iroquoia
    Category: General Hike
    Location (Google Maps): Hockley Road Parking Area, 307375 County Road 7, Mono, Ontario. GPS Coordinates: (43.972857 -80.056330). (In Google Maps, punch in the GPS coordinates or “Park in free BT lot Hockley Road.”). Taking Hwy #10 north, just past Orangeville, turn right onto County Road 7 – the parking lot is just past 2nd Line EHS on the left-hand side of County Road 7 (also called Hockley Road). (Bruce Trail Reference, Map 18)
    Hike Leader(s): Douglas Boyce 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: 14.5 km

    Description

    A loop hike in Hockley Valley Provincial Nature Reserve, using the Main Trail and various side trails: Cam Snell ST, Glen Cross ST, Isabel East ST and Tom East ST. Very good path, but a lot of hills, making it a demanding hike. We will hike at a brisk pace, stopping once or twice for a snack break. Bring snacks and water.

    Beginner Hike/North Oakville Trails

    10:00 AM-12:00 PM
    10/03/2020
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    Hosting Club: Iroquoia
    Category: General Hike
    Location (Google Maps): Sixteen Mile Creek Sports Complex 3070 Neyagawa Blvd.

    Pace: Leisurely – 3km/hr or less
    Terrain: Moderate – Some hills and/or some poor footing
    Distance: 7 – 8 km.

    Description

    These little known trails take the hiker north, then west to the banks of the Sixteen Mile Creek and then ha loop back to our starting point. Formally used by horseback riders the trails are now used by cyclists and hikers. Bring a snack, water, hand sanitizer and a mask. Directions: Go north on Neyagawa to the first traffic light above Dundas. Turn left and follow the road to where it bends sharply to the north and continue following to last parking lot on the right. Meet for a 10:00 am. start. You must be a BTC member and pre-register online. Once registered you will receive a list of items to bring and Covid protocols. Optional refreshment stop afterwards.
    Leader: Anne Armstrong 905 617 3937 hikingrandma@gmail.com