Beautiful Joe Park - Loop Hike - Meaford
Hosting Club: Blue Mountains
Location (Google Maps): Hike meets in the parking lot behind Tim Horton’s on First St. in Collingwood.
Hike Leader(s): Dick Edwards Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)
Pace: Medium - 3 to 4 km/hr
Terrain: Moderate - Some hills and/or some poor footing
Distance: 12 km
We will carpool to Beautiful Joe Park in Meaford to hike the
pretty Trout Hollow Trail. It follows the east bank of the Bighead
River upstream for 5 km to a Sideroad & then we return along
the west bank. You will walk through woodlands; past historical
sites including Trout Hollow where John Muir laid low during the
U.S. Civil War, & view wildlife along the river. It should be a 4 to
5 hr. walk incl. a lunch break. Bring water and a lunch.