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Hiking Iroquoia Bruce Trail Hike #4

  • 21 Jun 2022
  • 8:45 AM
  • Patterson Road dead end at Hwy #6, Waterdown Bruce Trail
  • 18

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

Iroquoia Bruce Trail Hike #4

DATE

Tuesday June 21/22

HIKE LEADER(S)

Dave Somerville & Richard Reble

EMAIL AND CELL NUMBER

cdsomerville4@gmail.com

905 659 6768 the day of the hike

GENERAL LOCATION

Waterdown Bruce Trail

START TIME

Meet at 8:45 a.m. for a 9:00 a.m. start

MEETING PLACE OR PARKING LOCATION

Patterson Road dead end at Hwy #6

Km 66 of Bruce Trail Guide ed.29

DISTANCE

Approx. 13 km

PACE  Moderate -moderately brisk

 Moderate, about 4 kmph

DURATION APPROX

About 4—4.5 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 following Grindstone Creek. Some good ups and downs.

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. Up to 20 hikers are welcome to this event.

WHAT TO BRING

  • Hiking boots or sturdy walking shoes
  • Water, drinks, snacks, bug spray and sunscreen.
  • 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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