Felker’s Falls to King’s Forest
Friday, October 22nd, 2021.
EMAIL AND CELL NUMBER
firstname.lastname@example.org, Cell: 905 746.2217
Hamilton East, Ontario
8:30 for 8:45 start
MEETING PLACE OR PARKING LOCATION
Park at the Felker’s Fall Conservation Area, located on 44 Ackland St, Stoney Creek. Free parking area
Approx. 10 kms
Leisurely / Moderate / Fast
Moderate – 4 km per hour average.
Approximately 3.5 hours of walking time including breaks.
Easy / Moderate / Challenging
Challenging. Mostly along the Bruce Trail. Small section on the road.
TYPE OF HIKE:
There and back with some short loops
Point of interests
Enjoy the escarpment with all of its wonderful rock formations and views. We hike mostly along forested trails. Starting at Felker’s falls, hike under the Red Hill Valley Parkway to see the Glendale and Albion falls. We will also hike along the edge of Red Hill Creek. No washrooms facilities.
Yes. A Must. Leaders appreciate early registration and at least 24 hours before the event.
• If your plans change, please self-cancel as soon as possible so that other HOC members may take your spot.
• The club may cancel due to bad weather that may impact the safety of participants or due to low attendance.
1-2 weeks prior to the hike
WHAT TO BRING
• Wear supportive hiking boots with good tread. Hiking poles will be very helpful.
• Dress in layers according to weather
• Carry waterproof rainwear, snacks and water
• Sun protection if necessary
IMPORTANT COVID REMINDERS
The club’s Covid-19 Safety Guidelines will be observed.
HIKE PACE - Leisure: 3 km/hr or less. Moderate: 3-4 km/hr or Fast: 4-5km/hr. All paces are average and depending on the terrain.
TERRAIN - Easy: mostly flat and usually good footing (i.e. rail trails, Confederation Park, Bay Front Park), Moderate: some hills and/or poor footing (Bruce Trail, Dundas Valley, etc.) and Challenging: steep hills and strenuous footing (Bruce Trail, some trails in Short Hills, Dundas Valley and Red Hill Valley). Please note variations can be expected with weather conditions.
Attention Non-Members: If you are thinking about becoming a member, The Halton Outdoor Club invites you to take part in up to two club activities as a Non-Member. After that, please join our club so we can welcome you as a member.
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