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Hiking Thursday Evening Variety-Pak Hike

  • 23 Jun 2022
  • 7:00 PM
  • Shoppers Drug Mart Parking Lot, University Plaza, Dundas
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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 23, 2022

HIKE LEADER(S)

Richard Reble

EMAIL AND CELL NUMBER

reblerichard@gmail.com or cell phone: 905-818-3169

GENERAL LOCATION

Dundas

START TIME

Meet at 7:00 p.m. for a 7:30 p.m. start

MEETING PLACE OR PARKING LOCATION

Meet in the rear parking lot of Shoppers’ Drug Mart at University Plaza on Osler Drive in Dundas.

DISTANCE

8 kms +/-

PACE:

Leisurely / Moderate / Fast

4 kmph 

DURATION APPROX

 2 hrs. + or -

TERRAIN:

Easy / Moderate / Challenging

Easy. Part rail trail. and part hard-pack trail in Dundas Valley woodlands.

TYPE OF HIKE:

Loop

GENERAL DESCRIPTION

We’ll loop our way to the Dundas Valley Trail Centre using both rail trail and a parallel woodland path.

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 might compromise the safety of participants.

REGISTRATION OPENS

2 weeks prior to the hike

WHAT TO BRING

Hiking boots or shoes

Water

Pole (if wished) 

Face mask (for the circle meeting if wished)

COVID GUIDELINES

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

ONE (AND ONE ONLY) FOR THE ROAD

 We`ll end the evening with an outdoor pub stop at University Plaza. Bring a jacket if it`s cool.

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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