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Recreational Kayak Program

Hiking Thursday Evening Variety-Pak Hike

  • 16 Jun 2022
  • 7:00 PM
  • Parking lot at Battlefield Park, Stoney Creek
  • 14

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

 Thursday Night Variety-Pak Hike

DATE

Thursday June 16, 2022

HIKE LEADER(S)

Richard Reble

EMAIL AND CELL NUMBER

reblerichard@gmail.com or 905-818-3169

GENERAL LOCATION

Stoney Creek

START TIME

7:00 p.m. for a 7:15 p.m. start

MEETING PLACE OR PARKING LOCATION

Parking lot of Stoney Creek’s Battlefield Park located at 77 King St W, Hamilton, ON L8G 1H9, Battlefield Park Map

DISTANCE

8 kms or less

PACE:

Leisurely / Moderate / Fast

4 kmph or a bit slower

DURATION APPROX

 2 hrs. + or -

TERRAIN:

Easy / Moderate / Challenging

Typical Bruce Trail, some easy, some moderate and some a bit challenging

TYPE OF HIKE:

Loop

GENERAL DESCRIPTION

We’ll loop our way around the Devil’s Punch Bowl, including a devilish path up the creek bed to the bottom of the falls, using the Bruce Trail, Ridge Rd., and other escarpment paths. 

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 or other condition(s) that may impact the safety of participants.

REGISTRATION OPENS

2 weeks prior to the hike

WHAT TO BRING

Hiking boots

Water and snacks

Poles, if you wish

Mask, for the circle meeting

IMPORTANT COVID REMINDERS

The Club’s Covid measures  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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Email Us info@haltonoutdoorclub.ca

Call Us  905-634-2012
1-877-877-4550

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

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