HOC 50th Anniversary Events
Spring Information FairFriday, April 14
To the Falls and Back
Sunday, March 26
EMAIL AND CELL NUMBER
email@example.com 905 617 3937
Halton Agreement Forest/#10 Sideroad and Fourth Line Nassagaweya
Meeting at 9:45 for a start at 10:00 am.
SPECIFIC MEETING PLACE OR PARKING LOCATION
Meet at the corner of Nassagaweya Fourth Line and #10 Sideroad. There is plenty of roadside parking. This is east of Guelph Line, north of Highway 401. Please pay attention to this as it is easy to go to the wrong spot.
Meeting Location Map
Approx. 9 km.
Leisurely / Moderate / Fast
Approx. 2 ½ hours
Easy / Moderate / Challenging
Moderate. There will be areas of rocky sections where you can practice your “rock dancing”.
TYPE OF HIKE:
i.e. loop or out and back
Point of interests
Meet at 9:45 to join us for a hike to Hilton Falls and back through the amazing Halton Agreement Forest. This is a wonderful area of hiking and biking trails. We will use both. We can thank members of Hafta for the maintenance of the trails and the building of bridges to cross streams and wetland areas. Bring a lunch or snack, water and icers. Poles would be useful to navigate rocky, uneven ground.
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.
Registration 2 weeks before the hike. Up to 14 participants plus the leader.
WHAT TO BRING
• Wear supportive hiking boots with good tread. Hiking poles will be helpful.
• Dress in layers according to weather
• Carry waterproof rainwear, snacks and water
• Sun and bug protection if necessary
IMPORTANT COVID REMINDERS
The club’s Covid-19 Safety Guidelines will be observed.
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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