GVT Powerline Loop
Hosting Club: Caledon Hills
Category: Tuesday Hikers
Location (Google Maps): Brantford Powerline Rd. west of Oak Park Rd., Grand Valley Trail Carolinian Crest section km 53.3.
Directions: From Hwy 403 exit 30, go north on Oak Park Rd. 0.5 km, then take Powerline Rd. 23 left (west) 0.8 km to the end.
Hike Leader(s): Bill McDonald 519-489-0485 (cell 226-600-4280) Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)
Pace: Medium - 3 to 4 km/hour
Terrain: Easy - mostly flat and usually good footing
Distance: 14 km loop
We’ll hike the Trans Canada Trail, view the Eagle’s Cry plaque about the Six Nations Legend of the Peacemaker, and return via the Grand Valley Trail along the Grand River. This is an area of hackberry forest, provincially significant wetlands, and former oak savannah, with several rare plants and animals.
No dogs, please.