Notice: Hiking Program & COVID-19
Some Bruce Trail Clubs are restarting their hiking program on July 1st. During this time, hikes are for BTC members only and pre-registration is required. Group size is limited to 10.
- 22September 22, 2019
- 23September 23, 2019No events
- 24September 24, 2019No events
- 25September 25, 2019https://hikes.brucetrail.org/event/kinsmen-park-in-out-2/
- 26September 26, 2019No events
- 27September 27, 2019No events
- 28September 28, 2019https://hikes.brucetrail.org/event/steeltown-stomp/
Hosting Club: Niagara
Category: Event Hikes
Location: Hamilton Escarpment
Hike Leader(s): Wendy Howick Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)
Distance: 20 kms
DescriptionThis event is a collaboration between the Niagara and Iroquoia Bruce Trail Clubs. Registration will be open until September 26 at 6:00am.
Hike/Run Description: Hike/run and climb over 2,000 stairs along the Hamilton Escarpment (made up of 6 sets of stairs: Chedoke-289, Dundurn-329, James-232, Wentworth-500, Kenilworth-387, & Uli’s -358) and hike 20 km along the Bruce Trail, Chedoke Radial Trail & the Escarpment Rail Trail and back to the beginning. Please, no dogs. This is not a race.
Runners start at 8:30 am, please arrive by 8:15 to check in. Hikers will start at 9:00 am, please arrive by 8:45 am to check in.
To Register: http://bit.ly/19STShttps://hikes.brucetrail.org/event/kinsmen-park-in-out-3/https://hikes.brucetrail.org/event/steeltown-stomp-2/
Hosting Club: Niagara, Iroquoia
Location (Google Maps): Chedoke Golf Course – parking lot
Hike Leader(s): Samar Smith Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)
Pace: Medium – 3 to 4 km/hr
Terrain: Slippery Sections Likely, Strenuous – Hilly with steep climbs and some poor footing
Distance: ~22 km
Looking for a distance and strength challenge? Earn a Steeltown Stomp badge! Climb more than 2,000 steps along the Hamilton Escarpment (six sets of stairs) and hike upwards of 20 km. Strong fitness levels are required.