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Fall Info Fair
Sunday, October 23
Annual General Meeting
Wednesday, November 9
Iroquoia Bruce Trail Hike #17
Tuesday October 4, 2022
Dave Somerville & Richard Reble
EMAIL AND CELL NUMBER
905 659 6768, 289 556 6707 day of hike
Hamilton East Mountain, Bruce Trail
***9:15am for a 9:30am start***
MEETING PLACE OR PARKING LOCATION
Greenhill Avenue Side Trail
30 Greenhill Ave. Hamilton
Km. 28.8 of the Bruce trail(Edition #29)
From Lawrence Rd., turn south on Cochrane Rd. and right on Greenhill Ave. until the escarpment.
Approx. 15 km.
PACE Moderate -moderately brisk
Moderate, about 4 kmph
About 4.5-- 5 hours
Moderate. Typical Bruce Trail. Rocky sections with some ups and downs. Sections along the rail trail.
“Some” of the Wentworth St. steps
TYPE OF HIKE:
There and back
Point of interests
Once again, some good ups and downs with beautiful views of the Red Hill Valley, East Hamilton and the industrial heart of the Hammer.
ONLINE REGISTRATION REQUIRED
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.
Opens on-line 2 weeks prior to the hike and is limited to 18 hikers
WHAT TO BRING
Safe distancing will be observed as per Covid protocols
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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