Hiking Thursday Variety-Pak Hike

  • 01 Sep 2022
  • 7:00 PM
  • Parking Lot, Williams Coffee Pub, Discovery Lane, Hamilton Harbout Front
  • 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 Variety-Pak Hike

DATE

Thursday September 1, 2022

HIKE LEADER(S)

Richard Reble

EMAIL AND CELL NUMBER

reblerichard@gmail.com or 905-818-3169 the day of the hike

GENERAL LOCATION

Hamilton Harbour Front

START TIME

7:OO p.m. for 7:15 p.m. start

MEETING PLACE OR PARKING LOCATION

Parking lot of Williams Coffee Pub on Discovery Lane just off the Waterfront Trail

DISTANCE

8 kms. or less

PACE:

Leisurely / Moderate / Fast

Moderate

DURATION APPROX

About 2 hrs.

TERRAIN:

Easy / Moderate / Challenging

 Paved, easy 

TYPE OF HIKE:

Loop

GENERAL DESCRIPTION

The first part of this walk is along the Waterfront Trail and its various side trails. The second part is about admiring the renovated neighborhood which was formerly called “The North End”, not a place anyone would choose to walk through in days gone by, especially at night.

A refreshment stop at William’s will follow the walk. 

ONLINE REGISTRATION NEEDED

Yes. A Must.  Leaders appreciate early registration and at least 24 hours before the event.

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. Up to a max of 15 members are welcome to this event. 

WHAT TO BRING

  Running shoes

  Water

  Snack

IMPORTANT COVID REMINDERS

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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P.O. Box 91565
Burlington, ON L7R 4L6

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