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Hiking the Bench, Bruce Trail
Tuesday July 12
EMAIL AND CELL NUMBER
firstname.lastname@example.org Cell: 289.680.8476
8:30 for 8:45 start
MEETING PLACE OR PARKING LOCATION
Meet at the end of Hixon St at the corner of Edelheim Rd in Beamsville
8 km approx.
Leisurely / Moderate / Fast
Moderate, approx. 4 km per hour
Easy / Moderate / Challenging
Relative easy with some gentle ups and downs including one set of stairs. Trails are relatively wide and smooth. Some tricky footing depending on weather conditions.
TYPE OF HIKE:
Loop combining a variety of trails.
Point of interests
Hike will take us along some local trails on the bench and top of the escarpment including small part of the Bruce Trail. Depending on the summer weather we might have some nice views of the valley, vineyards and Toronto.
Yes. A Must. Leaders appreciate early registration and at least 24 hours before the event.
• 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.
2 weeks before the hike. Up to 14 registrants are welcome.
WHAT TO BRING
• Wear supportive hiking boots with good tread.
• Bring hiking poles.
• Dress in layers according to weather.
• Bring snacks and plenty of water
IMPORTANT COVID REMINDERS
The club’s Covid-19 Safety Guidelines will be observed.
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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