Bruce Trail – City View Park
Tuesday January 31, 2023
EMAIL AND CELL NUMBER
905 659 6768
289 556 6707 morning of hike
City View Park
9:15 a.m. for a 9:30 a.m. start
MEETING PLACE OR PARKING LOCATION
South Parking Lot (on top of escarpment)
Kearns Road, Burlington.
Approx. 9 –13 km.
PACE Moderate -moderately brisk
Moderate, about 4 kmph
About 3.5--4 hrs
Moderate. Typical Bruce Trail. Rocky sections with some ups and downs. Be prepared. Maybe snowy, maybe icy. Hopefully not muddy.
TYPE OF HIKE:
There and back
Point of interests
The hike will depend on trail conditions. Many different loops are available from this location. Maybe the Ian Reid Side Trail, maybe the Falls at Smokey Hollow, maybe the Kerncliff Side Trails? Always an enjoyable, scenic hike.
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.
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