Hiking Tuesday Morning Variety-Pak Hike

  • 07 Dec 2021
  • 9:15 AM
  • Kerncliff Park, Burlington
  • 0

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

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HIKE TITLE

Tuesday Morning Variety Pak Hike

DATE

December 7

HIKE LEADER(S)

Richard Reble

EMAIL AND CELL NUMBER

reblerichard@gmail.com , 365-888-2962 morning of the hike

GENERAL LOCATION

Burlington

START TIME

9:15 for 9:30 start

MEETING PLACE OR PARKING LOCATION

Kerncliff Park, parking area on Kerns Rd. below the escarpment. Approach from Brant St., turn west on N. Service Rd., turn north on Kerns Rd., and proceed to park. Do not approach from Dundas St. because you can’t drive down the escarpment. Look for me standing at the entrance to the parking lot.

DISTANCE

8-9 kms

PACE:

Leisurely / Moderate / Fast

Moderate – 4 km per hour approximately

DURATION APPROX

About 2 - 2.5 hrs.

TERRAIN:

Easy / Moderate / Challenging

Moderate.  Both single and double width track. Mostly hard pack clay. Some moderate hills in the woods.

TYPE OF HIKE:

Loop trail.

GENERAL DESCRIPTION

Point of interests

This is the 11th hike in the 52-Variety Pak Hike series. We`ll be exploring the many paths that make up the maze in Burlington City View Park and Kerncliff Park. Most of the paths are in the woods.

REGISTRATION REQUIRED

Yes. A Must.  Up to 15 registrants are welcome.

CANCELLATION

  If your plans change, please self-cancel online as soon as possible so that another member can take your spot.

REGISTRATION OPENS

1-2 weeks prior to the hike

WHAT TO BRING

     Wear hiking boots or supportive walking shoes.

     Bring water and snack.

IMPORTANT COVID REMINDERS

The club’s Covid-19 Safety Guidelines will be observed. 


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

Mail Us 3023 New St.
P.O. Box 91565
Burlington, ON L7R 4L6

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