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Dufferin Hi-Land E2E, Hike 4 of 4: Km 41.7 to Km 56.3 – Pre-Registration Required
Date: August 11, 2018
Location: Dufferin Hi-Land Section, Map 21, Black Bank
Hike Leader(s): Jackie Foster 416-986-6075 or [email protected]; Tony Riggs 519-836-4978 or [email protected]
Pace: Medium  Terrain: Moderate
Distance: 14.6 km
Car shuttle hike. No dropouts. At the Land Owner’s request, dogs are not permitted on this section. This hike will take us through farmers fields and meadowlands, along with experiencing the magnificent Black Bank Creek. For complete information and to register, please contact the Hike Leaders.

Changing Light Series, Hike # 1
Date: August 17, 2018, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location (Google Maps): Dufferin Hi-Land Section, Map 20. Meet at roadside parking on Centre Rd at km 34.9 in Kilgorie. From Orangeville, drive north on Hwy 10 through lights at Hwy 89 (Primrose). Follow Dufferin Rd 19 to River Rd, turn right to Centre Rd.
Hike Leader(s): Bryan and Carol Foley [email protected] or 519-942-6488
Pace: Leisurely  Terrain: Moderate
Distance: 7.5 km
All things and everything are constantly changing, impermanent. Never is a moment, an individual or the trail the same. Change may be imperceptible or, in this case, obvious. 3 Hikes, Changing Light.  This hike is suitable for families and hikers of all abilities. We will hike up to km 39.8 and back. Bring water, sturdy footwear, bug spray.

Changing Light Series Hike # 2
Date: August 24, 2018, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location (Google Maps): Dufferin Hi-Land, Map 20. Meet at roadside parking on 2nd Line EHS, just north of Km 23.9. From Orangeville, drive north on Hwy 10, through lights at Hwy 89 (Primrose), follow Dufferin Rd 19, turn right on 5 Sideroad, left on 1st Line EHS, then right on Sideroad 8. Follow around to the meeting point where the trail turns off the road to the east.
Hike Leader(s): Bryan and Carol Foley [email protected] or 519-942-6488
Pace: Leisurely  Terrain: Moderate
Distance: 7.5 km
All things and everything are constantly changing, impermanent. Never is a moment, an individual or the trail the same. Change may be imperceptible or, in this case, obvious. 3 Hikes, Changing Light. This hike is suitable for families and hikers of all abilities. We will hike to Moss Haven Side Trail and return via Oliver Creek Side Trail. Bring water, sturdy footwear, bug spray.

Changing Light Series Hike # 3
Date: August 31, 2018, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location (Google Maps): Dufferin Hi-Land, Map 20. Meet at roadside parking at Km 15.2, on east side of Hurontario St, just south of Hwy 89. From Orangeville, drive north on Hwy 10, turn right on Hwy 89, then right on Hurontario.
Hike Leader(s): Bryan and Carol Foley [email protected] or 519-942-6488
Pace: Leisurely  Terrain: Moderate
Distance: 8 km
All things and everything are constantly changing, impermanent. Never is a moment, an individual or the trail the same. Change may be imperceptible or, in this case, obvious. 3 Hikes, Changing Light. . This hike is suitable for families and hikers of all abilities. We will hike the Boyne Valley Loop. Bring water, sturdy footwear, bug spray, headlamps.

Blue Mountains Section E2E, Hike 1 of 3 - Pre-Registration Required
Date: September 1, 2018, 9:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Location: Blue Mountain Section, Maps  21 & 22.
Hike Leader(s): Jackie Foster 416-986-6075 or [email protected]
Pace: Medium  Terrain: Strenuous
Distance: 20.4 km
Car shuttle hike.  No dropouts.  Hilly, variable terrain.  Well-mannered dogs welcome.  This hike will take us from Lavender through the Noisy River Provincial Nature Reserve and the Nottawasaga Bluffs Conservation Area.  Hiking boots are strongly recommended.  Bring plenty of water, insect repellent, and lunch. For complete information and to register, please contact the Hike Leader

Speyside Loops - Pre-register with hike leader
Date: September 8, 2018, 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Location (Google Maps): Toronto Section, Map 12, Speyside. Meet at the end of 17 Sideroad of Halton Rd 25, north-east of Speyside. From Halton Rd 25, north-east of Speyside, turn north-west (right) onto 17 Sideroad. Park at the end of the road.
Pace: Medium  Terrain: Moderate
Distance: 7 kms
This series of 3 loops is a combination of relaxing footpaths and challenging rocky trails and is best hiked in early spring or fall (mosquitoes can be really bad in late spring/summer).  We’ll hike a combination of main and side trails. Please wear hiking boots. Hike Leader: Karen Bergmann [email protected]289-242-1110

Blue Mountains Section E2E, Hike 2 of 3 - Pre-Registration Required
Date: September 8, 2018, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location: Blue Mountains Section, Maps 22&23.
Hike Leader(s): Jackie Foster 416-986-6075 or [email protected]
Pace: Medium  Terrain: Strenuous
Distance: 24.9 km
Car shuttle hike.  No dropouts.  Hilly, variable terrain.  Well-mannered dogs welcome.  This hike will take us from the Nottawasaga Bluffs Conservation Area to the Pretty River Valley Provincial Park.  Hiking boots are strongly recommended.  Bring plenty of water, insect repellant, and lunch. For complete information and to register, please contact the Hike Leader.

Torrence Barrens Wilderness Hike - Pre-registration required
Date: September 9, 2018, 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location (Google Maps): Meet at Torrance Barrens Park 11 am, Southwood Rd, Gravenhurst or Car Pool Lot at Hwy 400/Hwy 9 at 9 am.
Hike Leader(s): David Francis [email protected]
Pace: Medium  Terrain: Moderate, Slippery Sections Likely
Distance: 8 km
With a stunning rugged barren geology that resembles a moonscape, several long rocky ridges run lengthwise throughout the 4,700 acre reserve. The troughs in between the ridges are filled with low lying vegetation, shrubs, trees, wetlands, small ponds, and lakes. Bring water and lunch. Reserve a place with Hike Leader.

Blue Mountains Section E2E, Hike 3 of 3 - Pre-Registration Required
Date: September 15, 2018, 9:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Location: Blue Mountains Section, Maps 23&24.
Hike Leader(s): Jackie Foster 416-986-6075 or [email protected]
Pace: Medium  Terrain: Strenuous
Distance: 20.6 km
Car shuttle hike.  No dropouts.  Hilly, variable terrain.  Well-mannered dogs welcome. This hike will take us from the Pretty River Valley Provincial Park to the junction of the Beaver Valley section.  Hiking boots are strongly recommended.  Bring plenty of water, insect repellant, and lunch. For complete information and to register, please contact the Hike Leader.

Peninsula Weekend, Hike #1 of 2 - Pre-registration required.
Date: September 22, 2018, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location (Google Maps): Peninsula Section, Maps 36&37, Malcolm Bluffs. Meet at entrance to Cape Croker Park (day use fee of $10 may apply) on Park Rd north-west of McIver Rd
Hike Leader(s): Lynda Vera  [email protected]; Sweep: Carl Alexander
Pace: Medium  Terrain: Moderate, Slippery and Steep Sections
Distance: 16.8 km
Peninsula Main Trail Northbound. We will car shuttle to parking at Wright's Cres & Purple Valley Access Trail (Km 15.6) and take Purple Valley Access Trail to Main Trail. Possible drop-out at parking on Crooked Toe Road (Km 23.7) for return via Jones Bluff Side Trail to Cape Croker Park starting point. Bring:  Lunch, snacks, liquids, insect spray, sunscreen, warm layers, rain gear. Optional: camping gear (make own campsite reservation at Cape Croker Park by phone: 519-534-0571). Pre-register by Sept 15 with Hike Leader.

Peninsula Weekend Hike #2 of 2 - Pre-registration required
Date: September 23, 2018, 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location (Google Maps): Peninsula Section, Map 37, Hope Bay. Meet at entrance to Cape Croker Park (day use fee of $10 may apply) on Park Rd north-west of McIver Rd (km 32.4).
Hike Leader(s): Lynda Vera [email protected] Sweep: Carl Alexander
Pace: Medium  Terrain: Moderate, Dependent on Conditions
Distance: 15.2 km
Peninsula Main Trail Southbound. We will car shuttle to parking on Cathedral Drive (Km 47.6) and take Jack Post Side Trail to Main Trail. No drop-out. Bring:  Lunch, snacks, liquids, insect spray, sunscreen, warm layers, rain gear. Pre-Registration required by Sept 15 with Hike Leader.

Sydenham Section End-to-End, Hike 7 of 10 - Pre-register with hike leaders
Date: September 29, 2018, 9:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Location: Sydenham Section, Maps 29 and 30. Bighead River (Km 18.7) to Silent Valley Side Trail (Km 37.0)
Hike Leader(s): Les Babbage [email protected] or 416-763-8854; Gilles Gagnon [email protected] or 289-237-5663
Pace: Brisk  Terrain: Moderate
Distance: 19.5 km
Come join us as we continue our exploration of the natural wonders of the Sydenham Section. For complete information and to register, please contact the Hike Leaders.

Sydenham Section End-to-End, Hike 8 of 10 - Pre-register with hike leaders
Date: September 30, 2018, 8:30 AM - 2:30 PM
Location: Sydenham Section, Maps 33 and 34. Lundy Lane (Km 135.4) to East Linton Access Trail (Km 119.2)
Hike Leader(s): Les Babbage [email protected] or 416-763-8854; Gilles Gagnon [email protected] or 289-237-5663
Pace: Brisk  Terrain: Moderate
Distance: 16.2 km
Come join us as we continue to explore the natural wonders of the Sydenham Section. For complete information and to register, contact the Hike Leaders:.

Palgrave Forest Loop Hike
Date: October 7, 2018, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location (Google Maps): Meet at Palgrave Forest Parking Lot, W side of Hwy 50, 2.2 km south of Hwy 9 or 0.5 km north of Palgrave Village.
Hike Leader(s): David Francis, 905-936-4446, cell phone on day of hike 416-579-5432
Pace: Medium  Terrain: Moderate, Dependent on Conditions
Distance: 5 km
Loop hike around this beautiful natural forest with some hills.

Thursday Hike: Dufferin Hi-Land - Boyne Valley
Date: October 11, 2018, 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location (Google Maps): Dufferin Hi-Land Section, Map 20, Boyne Valley. Meet and park east of Primrose at corner of Highway 89 & Hurontario St (Km 15.2).
Hike Leader(s): Lynda Vera [email protected] Sweep: Carl Alexander
Pace: Medium  Terrain: Moderate, Dependent on Conditions
Distance: 9 km
Boyne Valley Hike - Car shuttle to Km 23.9. Hike southbound to Km 15.2.

Sydenham Section End-to-End, Hike 9 of 10 - Pre-register with hike leaders
Date: October 13, 2018, 10:00 AM - 4:30 AM
Location: Sydenham Section, Maps 33 and 34. Colpoy's Range Road (Km 156.1) to Lundy Lane parking (Km 135.4)
Hike Leader(s): Les Babbage [email protected] or 416-763-8854; Gilles Gagnon bluewater.gg or 289-237-5663
Pace: Brisk  Terrain: Moderate
Distance: 20.7 km
Join us as we explore the natural wonders of the Sydenham Section. For complete information and to register, contact the Hike Leaders.

Sydenham Section End-to-End, Hike 10 of 10 - Pre-register with hike leaders
Date: October 14, 2018, 8:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Location: Sydenham Section, Maps 34 and 35. Colpoy's Range Road (Km 156.1) to Wiarton parking (Km 172.5)
Hike Leader(s): Les Babbage [email protected] or 416-763-8854; Gilles Gagnon [email protected] or 289-237-5663
Pace: Brisk  Terrain: Moderate
Distance: 16.4 km
Join us as we complete our exploration of the natural wonders of the Sydenham Section. For complete information and to register contact the Hike Leaders.

Silver Creek Conservation Area - Pre-register with hike leader
Date: October 20, 2018, 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Location (Google Maps): Toronto Section, Map 13, Km 36.1. Meet at entrance to Silver Creek Conservation Area on Fallbrook Trail (#13478). From Hwy 7, north east of Georgetown, continue north-east onto Trafalgar Rd, where Hwy 7 curves to the south-east. Turn right onto 27 Sideroad and follow the curve as it blends with 8th Line (1.5 kms), BUT turn right and continue on 27 Sideroad to the end of the road (1 km), which is Fallbrook Trail. Turn right and park on the side of the road.
Hike Leader(s): Karen Bergmann [email protected], 289-242-1110
Pace: Medium  Terrain: Moderate
Distance: 8 km
We’ll hike a loop and in and back, starting with the Irwin Quarry Side Trail and then up the Main Trail to the Walking Fern Side Trail and back down to the longer Roberts Side Trail.  This trail has easy foothpaths and some challenging rocks and roots.  The Walking Fern Side Trail is a delightful challenge, like being in an enchanted forest.

Urban Hike - Pre-registration required
Date: October 20, 2018, 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location (Google Maps): Toronto: Meet Dufferin Mall, Dufferin St, Toronto. 1 block south of Bloor (Park by Beer Store)
Hike Leader(s): Bryan Foley [email protected] or 519-942-6488
Pace: Leisurely  Terrain: Easy
Distance: 12 km
Toronto has an abundance of Street Art, not simply kids with spray cans but talented artists who have created brilliant art pieces. We will explore the architecture and street art in the neighbourhoods of Harbord Village, Palmerston Ave. and Little Italy, stopping for lunch at a local restaurant. Bring: Water, comfortable shoes, TTC fare, lunch money. This hike is suitable for beginners, families and the usual gaggle of fun hikers. Pre-registration by October 15 with the Hike Leader.  

Thursday Hike: Dufferin Hi-Land - Boyne Valley
Date: October 25, 2018, 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location (Google Maps): Dufferin Hi-Land Section, Map 20, Boyne Valley. Meet and park at Kilgorie (Km 34.9)
Hike Leader(s): Lynda Vera [email protected] Sweep: Carl Alexander
Pace: Medium  Terrain: Moderate, Dependent on Conditions
Distance: 11 km
Boyne Valley Hike - Car shuttle to Km 23.9. Hike northbound to Kilgorie, Km 34.9.

Mono Cliffs
Date: October 27, 2018, 9:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Location (Google Maps): Dufferin Hi-Land Section, Map 19. Mono Cliffs Provincial Park. Meet at 2nd Line EHS roadside parking (Km 3.1), opposite the Mono Cliffs Outdoor Education Centre.
Hike Leader(s): Karen Bergmann [email protected], 289-242-1110
Pace: Medium  Terrain: Moderate
Distance: 10 km
We will hike over to the switchback and down the South Outlier Trail and back up the Walter Tovell and Spillway Trails  and around the McCarston’s Lake Trail (with a stop at Jacob’s Ladder) and back to the cars.

Humber Valley Heritage Trail
Date: October 27, 2018, 9:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Location (Google Maps): Meet at the HVHTA parking lot on the west side of Emil Kolb parkway, 2 km. west of Highway 50 and 2 km. south of Castlederg Road. To get to the entrance, follow the sign for Duffy's Lane.
Hike Leader(s): Bob Slack 519-215-7696 or [email protected]
Pace: Medium  Terrain: Moderate
Distance: 11 km
We will do a car shuttle to the northern terminus of the Humber Valley Heritage Trail.  This is on Humber Station Road, north of Old Church Road, and hike back to the original meeting place.   The trail goes through a variety of woodland, near the Humber River in places and past farm fields.  Well behaved dogs are welcome.  For information call Hike Leader.

Nottawasaga Bluffs
Date: November 3, 2018, 9:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Location (Google Maps): Blue Mountains Section, Map 22. Meet at intersection of 12/13 Sideroad Nottawasaga and Conc 10 South Nottawasaga (km 16.3)
Hike Leader(s): Bryan and Carol Foley [email protected] or 519-942-6488
Pace: Medium  Terrain: Strenuous
Distance: 17 km
Join us as we explore the Nottawasaga Bluffs, the Key Hole, Freedom Rock, Devil's Glen and the Mad River Sidetrail on this scenic 17 km hike. Bring: water, lunch, hiking boots. Hiking poles suggested. Goooood! dogs welcome.

Mono Cliffs Provincial Park
Date: November 4, 2018, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location (Google Maps): Meet at the Mono Community Centre parking area, 100m south of Mono Centre. Take Airport Rd 12.7 km north of Hwy 9, then west 6 km on County Rd 8 (Mono Centre Rd) through village of Mono Centre to parking area.
Hike Leader(s): David Francis, 905-936-4446, cell phone on day of hike 416-579-5432
Pace: Medium  Terrain: Moderate, Slippery and Steep Sections
Distance: 5 km
Loop hike around Mono Cliffs Provincial Park with some hills, incredible views and cave walk.

Limehouse Loops - Pre-register with hike leader
Date: November 10, 2018, 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Location (Google Maps): Toronto Section, Map 12, near Km 21.5. Limehouse Conservation Area. Meet at roadside parking in the village of Limehouse on 22 Sideroad at Fifth Line. From Hwy 7 north-west of Georgetown, turn south-west on Sideroad 22. In Limehouse Sideroad 22 jogs left then right across a one-lane railway bridge. Parking is on your right immediately after the bridge.
Hike Leader(s): Karen Bergmann [email protected], 289-242-1110
Pace: Medium  Terrain: Moderate
Distance: 8 km
Limehouse has two great sets of loops – the main loop that goes through the Conservation Area and crosses a lovely creek and leads to old lime kilns and goes through the “hole in the wall” and a second series of main and side trails a little further north that go through a beautiful forest.

Cold Creek Conservation Area
Date: November 17, 2018, 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Location (Google Maps): Cold Creek Conservation Area
Hike Leader(s): Bob Slack 519-942-8608 or [email protected]
Pace: Leisurely  Terrain: Easy
Distance: 8 km.
We will meet at the parking area at Cold Creek Conservation area, west of Bolton.  The entrance is east off the 11th concession of King.  This is an interesting area through forest and wetland.  Boardwalk may be slippery so icers should be considered if there are early winter conditions.

Blue Mountain, Devils Glen - Pre-registration required
Date: November 25, 2018, 9:00 AM - 4:00 AM
Location (Google Maps): Blue Mountain Section, Map 22. Meet at Devil's Glen Provincial parking off Country Road 124 (Km 30.1)
Hike Leader(s): Cynthia Archer 416 573 4236 (text) or [email protected]
Pace: Brisk  Terrain: Strenuous
Distance: 18 km
We will shuttle to roadside parking on 9/10 Sideroad at Km 12.6 and hike north along the Main Trail through Nottawasaga Bluffs to our cars.  If there is enough interest, more hikes to complete the Blue Mountain section will be planned.  Hike may change as per weather.  Pub stop to follow. Please pre-register with Hike Leader.

Hockley Valley Loops
Date: December 1, 2018, 9:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Location (Google Maps): Caledon Hills Section, Map 18. Meet at Hockley Rd parking lot, just east of 2nd Line EHS.
Hike Leader(s): Les Babbage [email protected] or 416-763-8854; Nancy Morgan [email protected]
Pace: Medium  Terrain: Strenuous, Slippery and Steep Sections
Distance: 14.3 or 11 km
We will hike the Tom East, Isabel East/Glen Cross and Cam Snell Side Trails, returning on the Main Trail. Drop out option available to shorten hike to 11 km. Bring water, snacks. Icers may be required if winter arrives early. Coffee/lunch stop after the hike.

Beeton Forest Nature Reserve
Date: December 2, 2018, 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Location (Google Maps): Directions to meeting place: from Hwy 9 go north on 10th Sideroad for 8.3Km to the junction with 7th. Line. Or from Beeton, go south on 10th Sideroad to 7th Line. Go east on 7th line to the parking lot entrance on south side, just before the Town of New Tecumseth Works Yard. Follow the road south to the parking area.
Hike Leader(s): David Francis, 905-936-4446, cell phone on day of hike 416-579-5432
Pace: Medium  Terrain: Slippery and Steep Sections
Distance: 5 km
Loop hike around this recently designated Nature Reserve Forest recently secured by the Oak Ridges Moraine Land Trust. Hike includes beaver dam, Old Growth, Indigenous sites, Trail marker tree. Heritage Guide Neal Arbic will be accompany us on this hike to explain the history of the forest.

Splitrock/Mono Cliffs Loops
Date: December 8, 2018, 9:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Location (Google Maps): Meet at Splitrock parking lot on east side of 2nd Line EHS, 1.3 km north of 25 Sideroad.
Hike Leader(s): Les Babbage [email protected] or 416-763-8854; Nancy Morgan [email protected]
Pace: Medium  Terrain: Moderate
Distance: 11 km
We will hike the Splitrock, 2nd Line EHS, Walter Tovell, Lookout and Ralph Tremills Side Trails and the Main Trail, visiting the Splitrock crevices, McCarston Lake and North Lookout. Bring water, snacks and warm layers. Icers may be required if winter arrives early. Pub/Coffee/Lunch stop after the hike.

Dufferin Hi-Land Annual "Walk off the Turkey Hike"
Date: December 29, 2018, 9:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Location (Google Maps): Dufferin Hi-Land Section, Map 20, Boyne Valley. Meet at roadside parking on County Rd 19 (Prince of Wales Rd), where the Primrose Side Trail crosses the road (approx 2 km north of Hwy 89)
Hike Leader(s): Bryan and Carol Foley [email protected] or 519-942-6488
Pace: Medium  Terrain: Strenuous
Distance: 16 km
In order to walk off all that turkey, mashed potatoes, and deserts we will walk to km 23.9 and back, 16 km! Bring water, lunch (no turkey sandwiches!). Dress for the weather - snowshoes may be necessary; call if in doubt. Gooood! dogs welcome. Silly turkey attire encouraged. Pub stop to follow.


Tuesday Hikes

Mono Cliffs - South Outlier
Date: September 4, 2018, 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Location (Google Maps): Dufferin Hi-Land Section, Map 19. Meet at Mono Community Centre in Mono Centre
Pace: Leisurely  Terrain: Moderate
Distance: 6.5 km
Loop hike. We will hike the Laidlaw, South Outlier and Turnbull Side Trails.

Humber Valley Heritage Trail
Date: September 11, 2018, 9:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location (Google Maps): Meet on east side of Winners/Party City building (Hwy 10 & 4th Ave) at 9:00am or HVTA parking lot on west side of Emil Kolb Parkway, approximately 2 km west of Hwy 50 and 2 km south of Castlederg Rd at 9:30.
Pace: Medium  Terrain: Easy, Moderate
Distance: 11 km
Car shuttle hike. We will hike from Humber Station Rd at Caledon Trailway back to the HVTA parking lot. Bring lunch.

Pine River/Kilgorie Loop Hike
Date: September 18, 2018, 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Location (Google Maps): Dufferin Hi-Land, Map 20. Meet at Superburger at 9:30am.
Pace: Leisurely  Terrain: Moderate
Distance: 7.5 kms
We will car pool to parking on Centre Rd at River Rd (Km 34.9), then hike the Main Trail and Kilgorie Side Trail.

Loree Forest Loop
Date: September 25, 2018, 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location (Google Maps): Beaver Valley Section, Map 24. Meet at Superburger at 9:00am. We will car pool to 4th Line parking (near Beaver Valley Km 2.3)
Pace: Leisurely  Terrain: Moderate
Distance: 10 km
We will hike Main Trail and Loree Side Trails. Bring lunch.

Walker's Woods/Oliver Creek Loop
Date: October 2, 2018, 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Location (Google Maps): Dufferin Hi-Land Section, Map 20. Meet at roadside parking on 2nd Line East, just north of 8 Sideroad (Km 24.2).
Pace: Leisurely  Terrain: Strenuous
Distance: 5.2 km
We will hike the Main Trail and Oliver Creek Side Trail.

Forks of the Credit
Date: October 9, 2018, 9:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Location (Google Maps): Caledon Hills Section, Map 15. Meet at 9:30am at east side of Party City/Winners building (Hwy 10 at 4th Ave) in Orangeville or roadside parking on Forks of the Credit Rd at Dominion St (Km 8.8) at 10:00am.
Pace: Leisurely  Terrain: Moderate
Distance: 12.2 km
We will hike the Main Trail, Mill Pond Side Trail and Trans-Canda Trail. Bring lunch.

Rattlesnake Point
Date: October 16, 2018, 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location (Google Maps): Iroquoia Section, Map 11. Meet at parking on east side of Party City/Winners building at 9:00am or at Rattlesnake Conservation Area at 10:00am.
Pace: Leisurely  Terrain: Moderate
Distance: 9 km
We will car pool to Rattlesnake Point CA and hike the Rattlesnake Point Side Trail, Main Trail and Leech Porter Side Trail. Bring lunch.

Walter Tovell/McCarston's Lake/Lookout Loop
Date: October 23, 2018, 9:30 AM - 12:30 AM
Location (Google Maps): Dufferin Hi-Land Section, Map 19. Meet at roadside parking on 25 Sideroad at 2nd Line EHS.
Pace: Medium  Terrain: Moderate
Distance: 7 km
We will hike the Walter Tovell, McCarston's Lake and Lookout Side Trails and Main Trail.

Metcalfe Rock/Duncan Crevices Loop
Date: October 30, 2018, 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location (Google Maps): Beaver Valley, Map 25. Meet at Superburger at 9:00am. We will car pool to parking on 9th Sideroad (Km 33.3).
Pace: Leisurely  Terrain: Moderate, Strenuous
Distance: 10.3 km
We will hike the Main Trail and Chuck Grant Side Trail. Bring lunch.

Caledon - Hockleycrest Side Trail
Date: November 6, 2018, 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Location (Google Maps): Caledon Hills Section, Map 18. Meet at 9:30am at east side of Party City/Winners building (Hwy 10 at 4th Ave) in Orangeville or roadside parking on north side of 5 Sideroad, Mono (Km 44.3) at 9:45am.
Pace: Medium  Terrain: Moderate
Distance: 7 km
We will hike the Main Trail to Airport Road and return via Hockleycrest Side Trail.

Terra Cotta Loop
Date: November 13, 2018, 9:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Location (Google Maps): Toronto Section, Map 14. Meet at 9:30am at east side of Party City/Winners building (Hwy 10 at 4th Ave) in Orangeville or at 10:00am at roadside parking on Heritage Rd (Km 43.8) where the Main Trail crosses.
Pace: Leisurely  Terrain: Moderate
Distance: 11.3 km
We will hike a newly- created loop in and around the Terra Cotta Conservation Area. Bring lunch.

Rock Hill Loops
Date: November 20, 2018, 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Location (Google Maps): Dufferin Hi-Land, Map 20. Meet at Rock Hill parking lot on 1st Line E (Km 29.4) at 9:30am
Pace: Medium  Terrain: Moderate
Distance: 6 km
We will hike the Main Trail and Rock Hill Park, David Hahn, Enchanted Forest and Moss Haven Side Trails.

Trimble/Ring Kiln Loops
Date: November 27, 2018, 9:30 AM - 12:30 AM
Location (Google Maps): Caledon Hills, Map 15. Meet at 9:30am at parking on east side of Party City/Winners building (Hwy 10 and 4th St) in Orangeville or at roadside parking on Forks of the Credit Rd at Dominion St (Km 8.8).
Pace: Medium  Terrain: Moderate
Distance: 7 km
We will hike the Main Trail and Ring Kiln and Trimble Side Trails.

Cold Creek Conservation Area
Date: December 4, 2018, 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Location (Google Maps): Meet at parking on east side of former Winners (Hwy 10 and 4th Ave) in Orangeville at 9:30 am or at Cold Creek CA, which is on 11th Concession, King, 3.5 km north of King Rd, at 10:00am.
Pace: Leisurely  Terrain: Easy
Distance: 6.6 km
We will hike a loop, exploring the park’s nature trails.

Boyne Valley Loop
Date: December 11, 2018, 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Location (Google Maps): Dufferin Hi-Land Section, Map 20. Meet at Centre Rd parking, south of 5 Sideroad (Km 18.7).
Pace: Medium  Terrain: Moderate
Distance: 6.5 km
We will hike the Main Trail and Boyne Valley Side Trail.

Island Lake Loop
Date: December 18, 2018, 9:30 AM - 12:30 AM
Location (Google Maps): Island Lake Conservation Area. Meet at parking on east side of Party City/Winners building (Hwy 10 and 4th Ave) in Orangeville.
Pace: Medium  Terrain: Easy
Distance: 8.2 km
We will hike the Vicky Barron Lakeside Trail loop.