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Recreational Kayak Program

Hiking Thursday Evening Variety-Pak Hike

  • 26 May 2022
  • 7:00 PM
  • Parking lot behind Chedoke Golf Course club house, Hamilton
  • 12

Registration

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

Register

HIKE TITLE 

Thursday Evening Variety-Pak Hike 

DATE 

Tues., May 26, 2022 

HIKE LEADER(S) 

Richard Reble 

EMAIL AND CELL NUMBER

reblerichard@gmail.com or up to 5:00 p.m. day of the hike

at 905-818-3169

GENERAL LOCATION 

Lower West Hamilton

START TIME

7:00 pm for 7:15 pm  start

MEETING PLACE OR PARKING LOCATION

The parking lot behind the club house of Chedoke Golf Course. Access the clubhouse by turning south from Aberdeen Ave. onto Studholme and then left on Beddoe. Follow Beddoe to the clubhouse. 

DISTANCE

8 km + or -

PACE:

Leisurely / Moderate / Fast

3.5 - 4 kmph + or -

DURATION APPROX 

2 hrs + or -

TERRAIN: 

Easy / Moderate / Challenging

Mixed terrain, but the roughest is a short piece of the Bruce Trail

TYPE OF HIKE: 

Loop

GENERAL DESCRIPTION 

This loop takes in the verges of Chedoke Golf Course and two bits of the Bruce Trail.

ONLINE REGISTRATION NEEDED

Yes, A must. Leaders appreciate early registration and up to at least 24 hours before the event. Up to 15 participants are welcome. 

CANCELLATION

  • 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.

REGISTRATION OPENS

2 weeks prior to the hike

WHAT TO BRING

  • Hiking boots.

  • Poles if you wish

  • Water 

  • Mask

Pub Stop

A pub stop would normally be offered but this part of Hamilton is devoid of outdoor patios and parking spots. Also, there is an abundance of one-way streets to confuse you. 

IMPORTANT COVID REMINDERS

Club Covid 19 measures will be observed. See Club website.


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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Burlington, ON L7R 4L6

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