Board of Directors Nominations
Fall Info Fair
Sunday, October 23
Annual General Meeting
Wednesday, November 9
A Shot in the Dark (formerly called Variety Pak Hike)
Thursday, Sept. 29, 2022
EMAIL AND CELL NUMBER
firstname.lastname@example.org or 905-818-3169 the day of the hike
7:00 pm. for a 7:15 pm start.
MEETING PLACE OR PARKING LOCATION
The Bruce Trail crossing on Snake Rd. just south of Waterdown. The shoulder of the road on both sides is wider at this point and there is plenty of room for hiking
Approx .8 kms
Leisurely / Moderate / Fast
4 kmph average
Approx. 2 hrs
Easy / Moderate / Challenging
Typical Bruce Trail stuff: ups and downs and rocks and tree roots.
TYPE OF HIKE:
The Waterdown Woods on the south slope below the escarpment edge is a veritable maze.
ONLINE REGISTRATION NEEDED
• 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.
1-2 weeks prior to the hike. Up to 15 hikers are welcome to this event.
WHAT TO BRING
• Hiking boots
• Poles if wished
• You’ll definitely need a small flashight.
The club’s Covid-19 Safety Guidelines will be observed.
Optional Pub Stop
At the end of the hike we can wet our whistles at The Royal Coachman in Watersdown.
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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