Iroquoia

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In Step 3 of Provincial re-opening (beginning July 16) some hikes open to non-members and capacity limits may increase to 100 hikers. Some hikes may have lower capacity limits or be for members only. Registration is required for all hikes.

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< 2021 >
August
  • 04
    August 4, 2021

    Mono Cliffs

    9:00 AM-3:00 PM
    08/04/2021

    Registration Required:

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    Hosting Club: Iroquoia
    Category: Hikers R Us
    Location (Google Maps): Mono Center Park, 754483 Mono Centre Rd, Shelburne
    Hike Leader(s): Louise Langlais Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)
    Pace: Brisk – 4 to 5 km/hr, Medium – 3 to 4 km/hr
    Terrain: Strenuous – Hilly with steep climbs and some poor footing
    Distance: 14-18 km

    Description

    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. Wear appropriate quick-dry clothing and hiking boots. Bring sunscreen, insect repellent (summer), icers (winter), snacks, lunch, a personal first aid kit, and 1-2 litres of water. During COVID, also bring hand sanitizer and a face mask. Please email me 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 personalized driving directions, just copy and paste the GPS coordinates into a Google search window and voila! Please arrive at least 15 minutes early. If you are unable to attend, please email me at least 2 hours before the start of the hike, or text me if it is <2 hours before the hike. There is often a waiting list, so the more advance notice the better.

  • 05
    August 5, 2021

    Escarpment Views

    10:00 AM-12:30 PM
    08/05/2021

    Registration Required:

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    Hosting Club: Iroquoia
    Category: Thursday Group
    Location (Google Maps): Kelso Summit (Kelso Conservation Area) off of Steeles Avenue

    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: Approx. 6-7 km.

    Description

    This short hike starts at the top of the escarpment at Kelso Summit, off of Steeles Avenue, between Appleby Line and Bell School Line.. It gives a lot of “bang for your buck” with spectacular views from the escarpment looking over Quarry Park as well as Kelso Lake. We will use a combination of blue and white trails to explore the area including the Lime Kilns located here. Expect some rocky areas and at least one hill down and then back up. You will need to reserve a spot to park here. Reserve a three hour spot or two back to back. Bring water, a snack, sunscreen, insect repellent and poles if using. Covid protocols in place.
    Leader: Anne Armstrong 905 617 3937 hikingrandma@gmail.com

  • 09
    August 9, 2021

    Crawford Lake Rattlesnake Conservation Areas

    9:00 AM-2:00 PM
    08/09/2021

    Registration Required:

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    Hosting Club: Iroquoia
    Category: Education Hike
    Location (Google Maps): Crawford Lake Conservation Area /Rattlesnake Point Conservation Area. Loop hike. Enter fee require.Park in the lower parking lot.
    Hike Leader(s): Ronald Granger Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)
    Pace: Medium – 3 to 4 km/hr
    Terrain: Strenuous – Hilly with steep climbs and some poor footing
    Distance: 13

    Description

    We will hike the Crawford Lake side trail, BTC main trail and Rattlesnake Point side trail.

    Leader. Ron Granger.

    Phone 519 485 0879,

    Email. ron.granger1@yahoo.com

  • 11
    August 11, 2021

    Hendrie Valley Exploration CANCELLED DUE TO HEAT CONDITIONS

    10:00 AM-12:45 PM
    08/11/2021

    Registration Required:

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    Hosting Club: Iroquoia
    Category: Good Companions
    Location (Google Maps): RBG Hendrie Valley/ Hidden Valley Park. (Corner of Hidden Valley Rd. and Lemonville Rd.)

    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: 9 km.

    Description

    The RBG Hendrie Valley is lush and green and full of life with birds. wildfowl, squirrels, chipmunks, fish, frogs and turtles. We will meet in the parking lot of Hidden Valley Park at the corner of Hidden Valley Rd. and Lemonville Rd. From there we will follow the trail to Unsworth St. and from there Creekside Trail leading into Hendrie Valley and all the way to Grindstone Creek Marsh and back again. Bring a snack, water, sunscreen, insect repellent and poles if using (unlikely you will need them.) Covid protocols in place.
    Leader: Anne Armstrong 905 617 3937 hikingrandma@gmail.com

  • 16
    August 16, 2021

    CANCELLED......Hilton Falls

    9:00 AM-1:00 PM
    08/16/2021

    Registration Required:

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    Hosting Club: Iroquoia
    Category: Happy Wanderers
    Location (Google Maps): Hilton Falls Conservation Area Parking Lot, northeast corner

    Hike Leader(s): Louise Langlais Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)

    Pace: Brisk – 4 to 5 km/hr, Medium – 3 to 4 km/hr
    Terrain: Moderate – Some hills and/or some poor footing
    Distance: 10-14 km

    Description

    You will need to reserve two consecutive time blocks via Halton Parks, for 9am-1 pm.
    https://book.parkpassproject.com/book?startDate=2021-06-29&inventory=1118597880&inventoryGroup=1554186518&selectedDiscountGroup=ch_member

    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. Wear appropriate quick-dry clothing and hiking boots. Bring sunscreen, insect repellent (summer), icers (winter), snacks, lunch, a personal first aid kit, and 1-2 litres of water. During COVID, also bring hand sanitizer and a face mask. Please email me 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 personalized driving directions, just copy and paste the GPS coordinates into a Google search window and voila! Please arrive at least 15 minutes early. If you are unable to attend, please email me at least 2 hours before the start of the hike, or text me if it is <2 hours before the hike. There is often a waiting list, so the more advance notice the better.