Silent Valley Loop

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08/26/2020 9:00 AM - 12:00 AM

Silent Valley Loop

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Hosting Club: Sydenham
Category: General Hike
Location (Google Maps): At the north end of 2nd Concession South where the road ends, at the start of the Silent Valley Side Trail (southeast of km 37.0).
Hike Leader(s): Maureen McFarland Click here to contact Hike Leader(s)
Pace: Medium: 3 to 4 km/h
Terrain: Moderate: Some hills and/or poor footing, Strenuous: Hilly with steep climbs and some poor footing.
Distance: 4.5 km

Description

From the parking area, we will hike to the Wilson Homestead to the main trail, then take the Avalanche Side Trail back to the Silent Valley Side Trail to the parking area.  This is a beautiful area of varied terrain featuring the remains of the Wilson homestead, a plane that crashed in 1970 and an area of huge boulders below the cliff face.  Good footwear is required.  Approximately 2 hours.  Map 30.  Call or text 647-918-4180.