Challenge Hikes

We welcome all hikers to join our scheduled hikes and special events, however if you are not already a member of the Bruce Trail Conservancy (BTC), we encourage you to consider becoming a member. Your membership would support the GOAL of the BTC set forth 50 years ago: A corridor of protected land along the Niagara Escarpment and the PLAN set forth at that time: Build a footpath to show the public the need for Escarpment protection.

April 1, 8, 15 and 22 (4 hikes), 8:30am-3:00pm: Quadzilla Series, 4,500 M of climb over 96 K Caledon Section, Map 18. Loop hike. Pace: Brisk; Terrain: Strenuous; Distance: 24 km. While we cover only 24 km at a moderate pace each day, this STRENUOUS terrain series covers many steep grades found along the Hockley Valley trails. The series is designed for experienced hikers wanting a head start to their season. Depart from parking lot at km 53.0 on 5th Line EHS just south of Hockley Road, west of Airport Road. No dropouts. No badge, just satisfaction! Leader: Tristan Goguen tgoguen@ilap.com or 416-250-5600, x205 (24/7)

The first annual Take a Hike for Headwaters, Saturday, June 3,2017 The first annual Take a Hike for Headwaters, Saturday, June 3, 2017, provides participants with the choice of three richly rewarding routes along the beautiful and rolling trails of the Dufferin-Hi-land section of the Bruce Trail – The Challenge (approx. 3 hours), The Intermediate (approx. 2 hours) and The Family(approx. 1 hour) – and incorporates sections of private land opened up for this inaugural fundraising event. The goal of this hiking event is to raise funds to purchase vital medical equipment for Headwaters Health Care Centre, the hospital serving the residents of the Dufferin-Caledon region.

Mono Hiking Challenge   http://www.townofmono.com/news/mono-hiking-challenge

Bruce Trail Mulmur Passport Walk Series  www.mulmur.ca/visitors-centre/events