Steps Sustenance Stars!

Stars over the tree tops in a dusky cloudy sky. Photo credit Adrian Pelletier August 2016 from Free Nature Stock.
Photo credit: Adrian Pelletier, 2016. Free Nature Stock.

Saturday, August 18 (Rain date September 15)

Fundraiser in support of the Bruce Trail and the Royal Astronomical Society of Canada
$15.00 per person.

Registration for the event is full.

The event starts with a guided hike on the Bruce Trail. Choose between an 8.4 km loop taking in Metcalfe Rock and the Chuck Grant Side Trail or a shorter easy 3.8 km loop in Loree Forest.

Hikes followed by a potluck supper hosted by volunteers of the RASC on the grounds of the E.C. Carr Observatory.

After dinner, the evening continues with a night-time astronomy presentation, a laser-guided tour of the constellations, and then viewing of objects up in the night sky through large telescopes. Highlights will be Saturn and the Moon, and a plethora of other objects. A telescope will be set up for photographers to snap a picture of the Moon or Saturn.


Falling Water Badge Event

Falling Water Badge awarded to hikers who complete a challenging 31 km route in the Beaver Valley on the Bruce Trail in a single day

Saturday, September 1

Hike 31.1 km of our most challenging terrain in a single day and receive a badge! $10. Fee includes the special Falling Water Trail badge and refreshments. See registration details.

Swingin’ FUN Raiser for BTC

Link to view full-size Beaver Valley Bruce Trail Barn Dance swinging fun-raiser poster. September 8 2018.
Click on poster to enlarge.