Hiking Urban Hike Oakville - Donovan Bailey

  • 21 Feb 2023
  • 9:15 AM
  • Donovan Bailey Park, Lakeshore Rd W, Oakville
  • 14

Registration

  • Registration opens 2 weeks before the hike
  • Non-members are welcome to participate in two club events prior to joining.

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HIKE TITLE

Urban Hike Oakville -- Donovan Bailey

DATE

Tuesday February 21, 2023

HIKE LEADER(S)

Dave Somerville

EMAIL AND CELL NUMBER

cdsomerville4@gmail.com

289 556 6707 the day of the hike

905 659 6768

GENERAL LOCATION

Donovan Bailey Park/Bronte Lakefront

START TIME

9:15 a.m. for a 9:30 a.m. start

MEETING PLACE OR PARKING LOCATION

Beside Bronte Athletic Field 

Parking Lot is beside the TD Bank

North side of Lakeshore Rd.

Oakville

DISTANCE

Approx. 8--10 km

PACE Moderate -moderately brisk

Moderate, about 4 kmph

DURATION APPROX

About 3-3.5 hrs.

TERRAIN  

Easy-Moderate Screened/Ashphalt pathways with some ups and downs. A few stairs to climb. Snow or Ice will make this more challenging and dictate the route of the hike.

TYPE OF HIKE:

Loop

GENERAL DESCRIPTION

Point of interests

 Enjoy the beautiful snow covered trails and waterfront pathways of Bronte. Some street walking involved. Lots of spots for an apres hike warm-up.

ONLINE REGISTRATION REQUIRED

Yes

CANCELLATION

  If your plans change, please self-cancel as soon as possible so that other HOC members may take your spot.

REGISTRATION OPENS

Opens on-line 2 weeks prior to the hike and is limited to 15 hikers

WHAT TO BRING

  Hiking boots or sturdy walking shoes

  Water, drinks, snacks.

  Prepare for Mother Nature

  ICERS maybe necessary

COVID CAUTION

Safe distancing will be observed as per Covid protocols

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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