Hike Schedule for February

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 contact the hike leader.

*** Three asterisks denotes “Beyond the Beaver Valley” for hikes where we explore other club sections of the Bruce Trail.

Consider participating in a Snowshoe Adventure or taking on Beaver Bites Side Trail Hikes this winter!

See March Hikes for more great hikes.

Snowshoers admire the view of Georgian Bay on a hike at Loree Forest. Photo credit Mike Arkless 2017.
Photo © Mike Arkless, 2017.

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Moonlight Snowshoe Adventure Badge #2

Sat. Feb. 3

Hogg’s Falls Map 26: T=Moderate.   P=Medium.  Meet at 6:30 pm at km 63.2 at the Hogg’s Falls parking area for a 2 hour outing on the Hogg’s Falls Lower and Upper Side Trails. Bring water. Register with leader: Glenda Collings gcollings@rogers.com or 519-694-7691.

*** Snowshoeing Silent Valley Nature Reserve

Mon. Feb. 5

Sydenham Map 30: T=Moderate.   P=Medium.  Meet at 1:00 pm north of Grey Rd. 18, at the north end of 2nd Concession S. for a 2 hour outing. Views of the Wilson Homestead and the Vanishing Wall. Bring water and a snack. Register with leader: Barry Westhouse 519-538-1773.

Snowshoeing Trout Hollow Trail

Wed. Feb. 7

T=Moderate.   P=Medium.  Meet at 1:30 pm at Beautiful Joe Park to shuttle to the start of a 1½ hour outing. Register with leader: Audrey Woods-Dobie 519-538-1567.

Snowshoeing Margaret Paull ST

Mon. Feb. 12

Map 24: T=Moderate.   P=Medium.  Meet at 1:30 pm at approx. km 11, at the roadside parking area west of the intersection of 18th Sideroad and 5th Line for a 4 km loop outing. Register with leader: Cliff Kachaluba 519-924-0660.

Snowshoeing Quiet Valley

Thurs. Feb. 15

Map 27: T=Moderate.   P=Medium.  Meet at 10:00 am going south off Epping Road to #412, the second house on the right, for a 1½ to 2 hour outing on area trails. Soup’s On to follow at the leader’s home. Register with leader: Norine Baron 519-599-2442 or norine.baron@gmail.com.

Snowshoe Adventure Badge #3

Sun. Feb. 18

Sligo South Map 27: T=Moderate.   P=Medium.  Meet at 1:00 pm at km 87.7 (east end of Sideroad 16C, off 7th Line) for a 1½ to 2 hour in-and-out outing. Register with leader: Anne McGarrigle 416-805-6808 (phone or text) or anne.mcgarrigle6@gmail.com.

X-C Skiing Glenelg Nordic

Tues. Feb. 20

Map 2: T=Moderate.   P=Medium.  Meet at 10:00 am at the Glenelg parking lot (proceed west from Markdale on Grey Road 12, turn west onto West Back Line and right onto Hamilton Lane). We will ski in area most suitable to conditions. Skiing on intermediate trails. Fee for use of trails. Register with leader: Scott Thompson 519-924-2556 or sethompson1955@gmail.com.

Urban Snowshoeing or Hike Collingwood Trails

Thurs. Feb 22

T=Easy.   P=Medium.  Meet at 2:30 pm in the parking lot off Oak St. behind the First St. McDonald’s for a 1½ hour outing. Potluck to follow at the home of Ed & Christine Blake. Register with leader and hosts: Leader: Glenda Collings 519 694 7691 or gcollings@rogers.com Hosts: Ed & Christine Blake 705-446-9592.

X-C Skiing Georgian Trail

Wed. Feb. 28

T=Easy.   P=Medium.  Meet at 10:30 am at the parking lot at the end of Swarthmore Dr. Meaford (near Grandma Lambe’s, north of Hwy. 26) for a 2 hour outing. Soup’s On to follow at leader’s home. Register with leader: Audrey Woods-Dobey 519-538-1567.