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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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September
Wed Sep 0 1

Soldier On Jordan to Balls Falls. CANCELLED

9:00 AM-12:00 PM

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Hosting Club: Niagara
Category: Cancelled
Location (Google Maps):

Jordan Hollow Park 3039 King St Jordan

Hike Leader(s): Vince Zvonar Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)

Pace: Leisurely
Terrain: Moderate
Distance: 8k

Description

From Jordan Hollow Hike the main trail to Balls Falls and View the Upper and Lower Falls

Wed Sep 0 1

Beamer Falls Conservation Area

9:00 AM-10:30 AM

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Hosting Club: Niagara
Category: In and Out
Location (Google Maps): Lions swimming pool, Elm St, Grimsby

Hike Leader(s): Karen Limardi Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)

Pace: Medium
Terrain: Moderate
Distance: 6k

Description

Beamer Memorial Conservation Area offers one of Niagara’s most breath-taking and panoramic views of the Niagara Escarpment and Lake Ontario.

Take a walk along the scenic Lookout and Bruce Trails and soak up the picturesque views of the 40 Mile Creek Valley, the Lake Ontario shoreline and the escarpment ridge from one of our viewing

Thu Sep 0 2

8:00 am Long Hike Jordan to Moyer / Louth

8:00 AM-10:30 AM

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Hosting Club: Niagara
Category: In and Out
Location (Google Maps):

Jordan Hollow Park 3039 King St Jordan

Hike Leader(s): Alan Laver Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)

Pace: Fast
Terrain: Moderate
Distance: 12k

Description

From Jordan Hollow Hike the main trail to Moyer Road or Louth and Return. You must register for each hike

Thu Sep 0 2

Short hike - Jordan

9:15 AM-10:45 AM

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Hosting Club: Niagara
Category: Loop
Location (Google Maps): Jordan Hollow Park

Hike Leader(s): Bill Russell Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)

Pace: Medium
Terrain: Moderate
Distance: 7 km

Description

Hike along the Jordan Creek to Upper Balls Falls or the Jim Rainforth Trail. You must register for each hike.

Fri Sep 0 3

Queenston Heights & Flats

9:00 AM-10:30 AM

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Hosting Club: Niagara
Category: Loop
Location (Google Maps): Queenston Heights Park

Hike Leader(s): Margaret Northfield Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)

Pace: Medium
Terrain: Easy
Distance: 6-8km

Description

Meet near the Bruce Trail cairn, Queenston Heights Park, Niagara Parkway.  Enter the park from the roundabout and make two immediate lefts to get to the cairn.

These monthly hikes will be in a variety of directions.  Mostly trail with some paved pathways.

Sat Sep 0 4

Kinsman Park loop

8:30 AM-10:30 AM

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Hosting Club: Niagara
Category: Loop
Location (Google Maps):

Kinsmen Park Frost Road Beamsville

Hike Leader(s): Vince Zvonar Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)

Pace: Medium
Terrain: Moderate
Distance: 8k

Description

Hike from the park along the main trail towards Cave Springs towards Cherry and return on a side trail forming a loop

Sat Sep 0 4

Decew to Morningstar Mill

9:00 AM-10:30 AM

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Hosting Club: Niagara
Category: In and Out
Location (Google Maps):

Decew House, Decew Rd., Thorold, On (Map 3, km 29.8)

Hike Leader(s): Sylvia Wheeler Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)

Pace: Leisurely
Terrain: Easy
Distance: 5.3km

Description

This hike follows the main trail along Moody lake to the Morningstar Mill side trail, past the DeCew Falls to Morningstar Mill.

Sun Sep 0 5

Woodend to Screaming Tunnel Return

2:00 PM-3:30 PM

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Hosting Club: Niagara
Category: In and Out
Location (Google Maps):

Meet at Woodend Conservation Area off Taylor Road (Map 2)

Hike Leader(s): Scott Faichnie Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)

Pace: Medium
Terrain: Easy
Distance: 7km

Description

Hike through Woodend along the Main Trail and Side Trails visiting the Screaming Tunnel

Tue Sep 0 7

Long Hike Wiley Road Short Hills

8:00 AM-10:30 AM

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Hosting Club: Niagara
Category: Loop
Location (Google Maps):

Short Hills Wiley Road Entrance

Hike Leader(s): Alan Laver Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)

Pace: Brisk
Terrain: Moderate
Distance: 12k

Description

Explore Short Hills and the majestic side trails of Scarlett Tanager, Hemlock. Swayze Falls and Terrace. Register for each hike

Tue Sep 0 7

Short hike - Pelham Road, Short Hills

9:15 AM-10:45 AM

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Hosting Club: Niagara
Category: Loop
Location (Google Maps): Short Hills Provincial Park, Pelham Road entrance

Hike Leader(s): janet davey Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)

Pace: Medium
Terrain: Moderate
Distance: 6 km

Description

Hike the main and side trails in Short Hills. Bring water and a snack, bug spray and sun screen

Thu Sep 0 9

8:00 am Long Hike Jordan to Moyer / Louth

8:00 AM-10:30 AM

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Hosting Club: Niagara

Location (Google Maps):

Jordan Hollow Park 3039 King St Jordan

Hike Leader(s): Alan Laver

Pace: Fast
Terrain: Moderate
12k

Description

From Jordan Hollow Hike the main trail to Moyer Road or Louth and Return. You must register for each hike

Thu Sep 0 9

Short hike - Jordan Hollow Park

9:15 AM-10:45 AM

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Hosting Club: Niagara

Location (Google Maps): Jordan Hollow Park

Hike Leader(s): Bill Russell Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)

Pace: Medium
Terrain: Strenuous
Distance: 7 km

Description

Hike along the Jordan Creek to Upper Balls Falls or the Jim Rainforth Trail. You must register for each hike. Bring water, sunscreen and bug spray.

Fri Sep 1 0

Niagara-on-the-Lake Tour

9:00 AM-10:30 AM

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Hosting Club: Niagara
Category: Urban
Location (Google Maps): Veteran’s Memorial Park, King St &Veteran’s Lane

Hike Leader(s): Margaret Northfield Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)

Pace: Medium
Terrain: Easy
Distance: 6-8km

Description

These weekly hikes will take various routes around beautiful Niagara-on-the-Lake.  We may take in history or just enjoy the ambiance of the area.  Urban hikes are mostly paved with some trail walking.

Meet in Veteran’s Memorial Park near the tennis courts.  (King St & Veteran’s Lane)

The first Friday of the month we will meet in Queenston Heights Park for a variety of hikes.

Sat Sep 1 1

12 Mile Creek Loop

9:00 AM-12:30 PM

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Hosting Club: Niagara
Category: Loop
Location (Google Maps):

Old Glendale Rd off of Glendale Road

Hike Leader(s): Marion Hanover Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)

Pace: Fast, Medium
Terrain: Easy
Distance: 16k

Description

Hike the Trails along the Banks of 12 mile creek

Sat Sep 1 1

Rockway

9:00 AM-10:30 AM

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Hosting Club: Niagara
Category: In and Out
Location (Google Maps): Rockway Community Centre

Hike Leader(s): janet davey Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)

Pace: Medium
Terrain: Strenuous
Distance: 6 km.

Description

Rocky hike through woodland hills.

Sun Sep 1 2

Merritt Island

2:00 PM-3:30 PM

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Hosting Club: Niagara
Category: Hike
Location (Google Maps):

Parking Lot on Merritt Island at the west end of cross street Welland

Hike Leader(s): Sylvia Wheeler Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)

Pace: Medium
Terrain: Easy
Distance: 7k

Description

Flat hike along paved trail alongside the Welland Canal

Mon Sep 1 3

Hiking in and around Rotary Park

9:00 AM-10:30 AM

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Hosting Club: Niagara
Category: Hike
Location (Google Maps): 395 Pelham Road
St, Catharines, Ontario
L2S 1R3

Hike Leader(s): Sheila Massey Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)

Pace: Medium
Terrain: Moderate
Distance: approximately 7 km

Description

Moderate hike in and around Rotary Park and 12 mile creek

Tue Sep 1 4

Long Volunteer Awards Hike

8:00 AM-10:30 AM

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Hosting Club: Niagara

Location (Google Maps): Woodend Conservation area

Hike Leader(s): Alan Laver Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)

Pace: Brisk
Terrain: Moderate
Distance: 12k

Description

Join us for a hike around the conservation area followed by a presentation to our volunteers of the year. This will be accompanied with light refreshments and snacks. Bring a lawn chair, something for the table and a beverage of choice


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Hosting Club: Niagara

Location (Google Maps): Woodend Conservation Area

Hike Leader(s): janet davey Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)

Pace: Medium
Terrain: Moderate
Distance: 6 km

Description

Hike the main and side trails in Woodend Conservation Area. Bring water and a snack, bug spray and sun screen

Thu Sep 1 6

8:00 am Long Hike Jordan to Moyer / Louth

8:00 AM-10:30 AM

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Hosting Club: Niagara

Location (Google Maps):

Jordan Hollow Park 3039 King St Jordan

Hike Leader(s): Alan Laver

Pace: Fast
Terrain: Moderate
12k

Description

From Jordan Hollow Hike the main trail to Moyer Road or Louth and Return. You must register for each hike

Thu Sep 1 6

Short hike - Jordan Hollow Park

9:15 AM-10:45 AM

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Hosting Club: Niagara

Location (Google Maps): Jordan Hollow Park

Hike Leader(s): Bill Russell Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)

Pace: Medium
Terrain: Strenuous
Distance: 7 km

Description

Hike along the Jordan Creek to Upper Balls Falls or the Jim Rainforth Trail. You must register for each hike. Bring water, sunscreen and bug spray.

Fri Sep 1 7

Niagara-on-the-Lake Tour

9:00 AM-10:30 AM

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Hosting Club: Niagara
Category: Urban
Location (Google Maps): Veteran’s Memorial Park, King St & Veteran’s Lane

Hike Leader(s): Margaret Northfield Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)

Pace: Medium
Terrain: Easy
Distance: 6-8km

Description

These weekly hikes will take various routes around beautiful Niagara-on-the-Lake.  We may take in history or just enjoy the ambiance of the area.  Urban hikes are mostly paved with some trail walking.

Meet in Veteran’s Memorial Park near the tennis courts.  (King St & Veteran’s Lane)

The first Friday of the month we will meet in Queenston Heights Park for a variety of hikes.


Registration Required:

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Hosting Club: Niagara
Category: Car Pool
Location (Google Maps):

Meet- pkg lot, Quarry Rd., Beamsville. (Map 4, km 65.0) Carpool

Hike Leader(s): Alan Laver Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)

Pace: Medium
Terrain: Moderate
Distance: 15.8 km

Description

We will be car pooling, Meet at Quarry Road and Car Pool to Grimsby. Bring poles, lots of fluids and snacks. This is the first of 5 hikes

Sat Sep 1 8

Niagara Glen (Gorge)

9:00 AM-11:30 AM

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Hosting Club: Niagara
Category: Hike
Location (Google Maps):

Meet at the Niagara Glen Nature Centre Parking Lot 3050 Niagara Parkway

Hike Leader(s): Bruce Manion Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)

Pace: Medium
Terrain: Strenuous
Distance: 8k

Description

Hike deep in the Niagara Gorge, stairways lead to 4 kilometres of rugged paths that wind through this pristine pocket of Carolinian Forest, past prehistoric geological formations, wild flora and fauna. The Niagara Glen overlooks the rapid waters of the Niagara River. This is a strenuous hike! Parking fee required!!!

Mon Sep 2 0

Silent Harvest Moon Night Hike

8:00 PM-10:00 PM

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Hosting Club: Niagara
Category: Night
Location (Google Maps):

Short Hills Wiley Road Entrance

Hike Leader(s): Alan Laver Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)

Pace: Medium
Terrain: Moderate
Distance: 8 km

Description

Take in the Magical sights and sounds of Short hills for the Harvest Moon night Hike. Moderate silent hike on the trails of Short Hills Provincial Park. Bring night light and dress for the weather . 5 night hikes to earn your badge

Tue Sep 2 1

Long Hike Wiley Road Short Hills

8:00 AM-10:30 AM

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Hosting Club: Niagara

Location (Google Maps):

Short Hills Wiley Road Entrance

Hike Leader(s): Alan Laver

Pace: Brisk
Terrain: Moderate
12k

Description

Explore Short Hills and the majestic side trails of Scarlett Tanager, Hemlock. Swayze Falls and Terrace. Register for each hike

Tue Sep 2 1

Short hike - Pelham Road, Short Hills

9:15 AM-10:45 AM

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Hosting Club: Niagara

Location (Google Maps): Short Hills Provincial Park, Pelham Road entrance

Hike Leader(s): janet davey Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)

Pace: Medium
Terrain: Moderate
Distance: 6 km

Description

Hike the main and side trails in Short Hills. Bring water and a snack, bug spray and sun screen

Thu Sep 2 3

8:00 am Long Hike Jordan to Moyer / Louth

8:00 AM-10:30 AM

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Hosting Club: Niagara

Location (Google Maps):

Jordan Hollow Park 3039 King St Jordan

Hike Leader(s): Alan Laver

Pace: Fast
Terrain: Moderate
12k

Description

From Jordan Hollow Hike the main trail to Moyer Road or Louth and Return. You must register for each hike

Thu Sep 2 3

Short hike - Jordan Hollow Park

9:15 AM-10:45 AM

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Hosting Club: Niagara

Location (Google Maps): Jordan Hollow Park

Hike Leader(s): Bill Russell Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)

Pace: Medium
Terrain: Strenuous
Distance: 7 km

Description

Hike along the Jordan Creek to Upper Balls Falls or the Jim Rainforth Trail. You must register for each hike. Bring water, sunscreen and bug spray.

Fri Sep 2 4

Niagara-on-the-Lake Tour

9:00 AM-10:30 AM

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Hosting Club: Niagara
Category: Urban
Location (Google Maps): Veteran’s Memorial Park, King & Veteran’s Lane

Hike Leader(s): Margaret Northfield Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)

Pace: Medium
Terrain: Easy
Distance: 6-8km

Description

These weekly hikes will take various routes around beautiful Niagara-on-the-Lake.  We may take in history or just enjoy the ambiance of the area.  Urban hikes are mostly paved with some trail walking.

Meet in Veteran’s Memorial Park near the tennis courts.  (King St & Veteran’s Lane)

The first Friday of the month we will meet in Queenston Heights Park for a variety of hikes.


Registration Required:

NOTE, this hike has reached the maximum amount of hikers allowed.

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Hosting Club: Niagara
Category: Car Pool
Location (Google Maps):

Meet at Louth Conservation Area parking lot on Staff Ave. Jordan. (Map 4, near km 49.3) Carpool.

Hike Leader(s): Vince Zvonar Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)

Pace: Medium
Terrain: Moderate
Distance: 15.2 km

Description

Hike #2 in a series of 5. Bring Poles, bug spray, drink and a snack.

Sat Sep 2 5

Fireman's Park Loop, Niagara Falls,On

8:30 AM-10:30 AM

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Hosting Club: Niagara
Category: Loop
Location (Google Maps): 2275 Dorchester Rd., Niagara Falls, On L2E 6S4, Park in upper parking lot.

Hike Leader(s): Diane Marlatt Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)

Pace: Medium
Terrain: Moderate
Distance: 8.4 km

Description

Bring drink, sunscreen, bug spray and poles. A little road walking, but mainly on paths, you’ll enjoy a couple good hills, and pretty views.

https://www.alltrails.com/explore/recording/morning-hike-466fb9b–57

Mon Sep 2 7

Hiking in and around Rotary Park

9:00 AM-10:30 AM

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Hosting Club: Niagara
Category: Hike
Location (Google Maps): 395 Pelham Road
St. Catharines, Ontario
L2S 1R3

Hike Leader(s): Sheila Massey Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)

Pace: Medium
Terrain: Moderate
Distance: 7k

Description

Moderate hike in and around Rotary Park and 12 mile creek

Tue Sep 2 8

Long Hike Wiley Road Short Hills

8:00 AM-10:30 AM

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Hosting Club: Niagara

Location (Google Maps):

Short Hills Wiley Road Entrance

Hike Leader(s): Alan Laver

Pace: Brisk
Terrain: Moderate
12k

Description

Explore Short Hills and the majestic side trails of Scarlett Tanager, Hemlock. Swayze Falls and Terrace. Register for each hike

Tue Sep 2 8

Short hike - Pelham Road, Short Hills

9:15 AM-10:45 AM

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Hosting Club: Niagara

Location (Google Maps): Short Hills Provincial Park, Pelham Road entrance

Hike Leader(s): janet davey Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)

Pace: Medium
Terrain: Moderate
Distance: 6 km

Description

Hike the main and side trails in Short Hills. Bring water and a snack, bug spray and sun screen

Wed Sep 2 9

Decew to Morningstar Mill

9:00 AM-10:30 AM

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Hosting Club: Niagara
Category: In and Out
Location (Google Maps):

Decew House, Decew Rd., Thorold, On (Map 3, km 29.8)

Hike Leader(s): Dan Wilson Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)

Pace: Leisurely
Terrain: Easy
Distance: 5.3km

Description

This hike follows the main trail along Moody lake to the Morningstar Mill side trail, past the DeCew Falls to Morningstar Mill.

Thu Sep 3 0

8:00 am Long Hike Jordan to Moyer / Louth

8:00 AM-10:30 AM

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Hosting Club: Niagara

Location (Google Maps):

Jordan Hollow Park 3039 King St Jordan

Hike Leader(s): Alan Laver

Pace: Fast
Terrain: Moderate
12k

Description

From Jordan Hollow Hike the main trail to Moyer Road or Louth and Return. You must register for each hike

Thu Sep 3 0

Short hike - Jordan Hollow Park

9:15 AM-10:45 AM

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Hosting Club: Niagara

Location (Google Maps): Jordan Hollow Park

Hike Leader(s): Bill Russell Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)

Pace: Medium
Terrain: Strenuous
Distance: 7 km

Description

Hike along the Jordan Creek to Upper Balls Falls or the Jim Rainforth Trail. You must register for each hike. Bring water, sunscreen and bug spray.