Tuesday Hikes

Tuesday Hikes Winter  2018

Les Babbage 416-763-8854 or [email protected]
Glenys Williams 519-925-5406

Note: All km references are to the 29th edition of the Bruce Trail Guide
For all hikes bring water and a snack and in winter snowshoes and/or  icers. Dress for the weather.

 

Tuesday, February 6, 2018, 9:30 am-12:00 pm

Caledon Section, approx 6 km. Pace leisurely, terrain moderate. We will hike from Dunby Rd south and around Snell loop. Meet at Dunby Rd (km 66.8), just east of 2nd Line. Map 18

Tuesday, February 13, 2018, 9:30 am-12:00 pm

Dufferin Hi-Land, 4.3 km. Pace leisurely, terrain strenuous. Black Bank Challenge. We will hike from Centre Road, km 47.4 to Dufferin Rd 21, km 49.7, and back. Meet at Superburger, Hwy 10 and 89. Map 21

Tuesday, February 20, 2018, 9:00 am-12:00 pm

Caledon Section, 6 km. Pace leisurely, terrain easy/moderate. We will hike in the Forks of the Credit Provincial Park. Meet at parking lot beside Winners in Orangeville at 9:00 am or at Forks of the Credit Road near Dominion St at 9:30 am. Map 15

Tuesday, February 27, 2018, 9:00 am-12.00 pm

Blue Mountains Section, 5-7 km. Pace leisurely, terrain easy/moderate. We will hike a loop through the Nottawasaga Conservation Area. Meet at the west end of Superburger, Hwy 10 and 89, at 9:00 am or

Nottawasaga Bluffs parking area, Side Road 15/16 (km 20.4) at 9:30 am. Map 22

 Tuesday March 6, 2018, 9:30 am-12:00 pm

Earl Rowe Provincial Park, approx 6 km. Pace leisurely, terrain easy/moderate. Meet at parking lot behind the park office on 7th Concession, 1 km north of Hwy 89 (west end of Alliston).

Tuesday, March 13, 2018, 9:30 am-12:00 pm

Dufferin Hi-Land, 6 km. Pace leisurely, terrain moderate/strenuous. We will hike a loop from Centre Rd (km 18.7) south to Boyne Valley Side trail and back via 1st Line East. Meet at Superburger, Hwy 10 and 89. Map 20

Tuesday, March 20, 2018, 9:30 am-12:00 pm

Caledon Section, approx 6.5 km. Pace leisurely, terrain moderate/strenuous. We will hike from km 44.3 on 5 Sideroad, east of Airport Rd, north to Hockley Heights Side Trail and on to 5th Line parking. Meet at 5th Line and Hockley Road, 1.5 km west of Airport Road. Map 18.

Tuesday, March 27, 2018, 9:30 am-12:00 pm

Beaver Valley Section, 9 km. Pace leisurely, terrain moderate. We will hike from Eugenia Falls to Hogg’s Falls. Meet at Superburger, Hwy 10 and 89. Map 26

Tuesday, April 3, 2018, 9:00 am-12:00 pm

Blue Mountains Section, approx 7 km. Pace leisurely, terrain easy/moderate. We will hike from km 6.2 through the Noisy River Nature Reserve. Meet at Superburger, Hwy 10 and 89, at 9:00 am or at Lavender Cemetery at 9:30 am on the Mulmur/Nottawasaga Townline, 500 metres east of Lavender. Map 21

Tuesday, April 10, 2018, 9:30 am-12:00 pm

Caledon Section, approx 5 km. Pace leisurely, terrain moderate/strenuous. We will car pool to parking on 3rd Line East and hike the Glen Cross and Isabel East Side Trails. Meet at the parking lot on Hockley Road 250 metres east of the trail. Map 18

Tuesday, April, 17, 2018, 9:45 am-2:00 pm

Toronto Section, 9 km. Pace leisurely, terrain easy/moderate. We will hike through Terra Cotta Conservation Area. Meet at parking lot beside Winners in Orangeville at 9.00 am or at km 47.8 on Boston Mills Rd, just west of Mississauga Rd at 9:30 am. We will car pool to km 38.9 and hike back. Map 14. BRING LUNCH

Tuesday, April 24, 2018, 9:00 am-2:00 pm

Caledon Section 11 km. Pace leisurely, terrain easy. We will hike the Oak Ridges Trail (formerly Palgrave Side Trail) from Coolihans Sideroad to Palgrave Conservation Area. Meet at Palgrave Forest parking lot on Hwy 50, north end of Palgrave. Map 17. BRING LUNCH

N.B. There are no scheduled Tuesday hikes in July and August nor for the first week of September when Susan and Jim Preyde have kindly arranged for a get- together on Pelee Island. See below.