Hike Schedule for April

New hikers are welcome to join the Club’s organized hikes. If you need help in how to get to the start of hike or for any other information regarding the hike, feel free to call the hike leader.

Consider taking on the Beaver Bites Side Trail Badge Hikes this spring!

See May Hikes for more great Spring hikes.

Melt water surges over Eugenia Falls in late winter. Photo Alan McPherson, 2015.

Blantyre to Euphrasia-St. Vincent Townline

Thurs. Apr. 6

Map 28:  T=Moderate.   P=Medium.  Possible snowshoeing if it’s a long winter! Meet at 1:00 p.m. at km 107.5 on the shoulder of Euphrasia-St. Vincent Townline to carpool to the start of a 6.3 km hike. Register with leader: Glenda Collings 519-694-7691 or gcollings@rogers.com.

Urban Walk Meaford

Sun. Apr. 9

T=Easy.   P=Medium.  Meet at 1:30 p.m. in the parking lot behind the Big Apple in Meaford for a 2-hour outing to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Battle of Vimy Ridge. Register with leader: Steve Griffiths 519 538 2622.


Wed. Apr. 12

Map 30:  T=Moderate.   P=Medium.  Meet at 2:00 p.m. at roadside parking on St.Vincent/Sydenham Townline (km 44.4) for a 7.2 km loop hike taking in both the Woodford Escarpment and Crevice Springs side trails. A chance to see a spring run-off waterfall. Register with leader: Dennis Knight 519-538-4729.

Mystery Hike!

Tues. April 18

T=Moderate.   P=Medium.  Meet at 10:00 a.m. The location of our hike will be determined by the conditions on the trail at this possibly wet and slushy time of year. Register with leader close to the date for parking details: Glenda Collings 519-694-7691 or gcollings@rogers.com.

Lora Bay Hike

Sun. Apr. 23

T=Easy.   P=Medium.  Meet at 1:30 p.m. at the Lora Bay restaurant parking lot for a 2-hour outing. Register with leader: Joëlle Martin 519-538-5766.

Wasaga Beach

Thurs. Apr. 27

T=Moderate.   P=Medium.  Meet at 10:00 a.m. at Tim Horton’s, Mosley St., Wasaga Beach (just before the bridge) for a 1½ to 2-hour outing over the dunes and maybe along the river. Optional lunch to follow. Register with leader: Harold Higdon 705-422-1916 or higdonh@gmail.com.