Hiking Burlington Bruce Trail

  • 28 Nov 2021
  • 9:15 AM
  • City View Park, Burlington
  • 13

Registration

  • Registration opens 2 weeks before the hike
  • Non-members are welcome to participate in two club events prior to joining.

Registration is closed

HIKE TITLE

Burlington Bruce Trail

DATE

Sunday November 28, 2021

HIKE LEADER(S)

Dave Somerville

EMAIL AND CELL NUMBER

dsomerville4@cogeco.ca

905 659 6768 the day of the hike

GENERAL LOCATION

City View Park

START TIME

9:15 a.m. for a 9:30 a.m. start

MEETING PLACE OR PARKING LOCATION

City View Park

South Parking Lot

Kearns Road

DISTANCE

Approx. 10 km

PACE
Leisurely / Moderate / Fast

Moderate, about 4 kmph

DURATION APPROX

About 3.5-4 hrs

TERRAIN  

Moderate.  Typical Bruce Trail. Rocky sections with some ups and downs.

TYPE OF HIKE:

There and back

GENERAL DESCRIPTION

Point of interests

Hiking the Bruce Trail to Smokey Hollow in Waterdown and maybe a side trail

ONLINE REGISTRATION REQUIRED

Yes

CANCELLATION

  If your plans change, please self-cancel as soon as possible so that other HOC members may take your spot.

REGISTRATION OPENS

Opens on-line 2 weeks prior to the hike and is limited to 16 hikers

WHAT TO BRING

  • Hiking boots or sturdy walking shoes
  • Water, drinks, snacks.
  • Prepare for Mother Nature

COVID CAUTION

Safe distancing will be observed as per Covid protocols


GUIDING NOTES: 

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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1-877-877-4550

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P.O. Box 91565
Burlington, ON L7R 4L6

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