Hosting Club: Niagara, Iroquoia
Category: Special Event
Location (Google Maps): Frontenac Provincial Park
Hike Leader(s): Ruth Moffatt Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)
Pace: Brisk – 4 to 5 km/hr
Terrain: Moderate – Some hills and/or some poor footing
Distance: There are 11 loops for the Frontenac Challenge ranging from 1.5km – 21km plus access to trail head. 6 loops are required for the Frontenac Trek.
For insurance reasons, you must be a member of one of the Bruce Trail Clubs to participate in this event.
If you’re looking for a challenge that includes up to a week in Frontenac Provincial Park, this is it.
You can choose one of two different challenges. Both will be scheduled in a way that allows for one or the other depending on what your goal is. Completion of the requirements allows you to apply for the appropriate badge and certificate. Lots of other badges are available, too.
Accommodation can be reserved at Snug Harbour Resort – Contact Rob 613-374-5412. There are 10 cottages available – our discounted rate is $100 plus tax per night no matter which cottage you choose. http://www.snugharbour.on.ca/dates-and-rates.htm
Participation will be limited to reservations made. Please let Rob know that you are with the Bruce Trail Group.
Frontenac Challenge: hike all 11 loops. Check- in on October 23/ Check-out on October 30. All 11 loops will be scheduled.
Frontenac Trek: hike any six loops (excluding the short Arab Lake Gorge and Doe Lake Loops). Check-in on October 25 at least. You will hike on October 26, 27, 28, 29 and pick 6 loops out of the 7 loops that are scheduled during these days. Check out on October 30.
When you register for this event, please let me know which challenge you are doing.
Details are here: https://www.frontenacpark.ca/challenge-rules