HOC 50th Anniversary Events
Fall Info Fair - November 3
North Oakville Urban Hike
Sunday January 8, 2023
EMAIL AND CELL NUMBER
905 659 6768,
289 556 6707 the day of the hike
River Oaks Rec. Centre
North Central Oakville
**9:15 a.m. for a 9:30 a.m. start**
MEETING PLACE OR PARKING LOCATION
2400 Sixth Line
Between Upper Middle Rd. and Dundas St.
Approx. 12 km
PACE Moderate -moderately brisk
Moderate, about 4 kmph
About 4 – 4.5 Hours
Easy to Moderate. Flat screened pathway with some ups and downs on urban trails.
Street walking involved.
TYPE OF HIKE:
Point of interests
Explore the River Oaks area with its open park land, many ravines and quiet neighbourhoods.
Snow or ice will make this hike more difficult.
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 15 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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