Hike Schedule for January
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 completing the Snowshoe Adventure or Beaver Bites Side Trail Hikes this winter!
See February Hikes for more great hikes.
Snowshoeing Loree Forest
Mon. Jan. 1
Map 24: T=Moderate. P=Medium. Meet at 12:00 pm on the 21st Sideroad parking area. Starting on the unopened road allowance, this snowshoe hike will use the Len Gertler Side Trail and then the main trail through Loree Forest for a 6.7 km walk. Bring a snack and water for this 2.5 hour outing. Register with leader: Margaret Yaraskavitch firstname.lastname@example.org or 705-888-7686.
Snowshoeing Hogg’s Falls
Tues. Jan. 9
Map 26: T=Moderate. P=Medium. Meet at 1:00 pm at km 63.2 Hogg’s Falls parking lot to carpool to Eugenia Falls for a 2 hour outing. Bring water and snack. Register with leader: Mike Arkless email@example.com or 416-520-1059.
Snowshoe Adventure Badge #1
Sun. Jan. 14
Kolapore: Map 25: T=Moderate. P=Medium. Meet at 1:00 pm at the Skiers’ parking lot on Grey Road 2 (5 km south of Ravenna) for a 6.4 km in-and-out outing starting at km 23.8. Register with leader: Anne McGarrigle 416-805-6808 (phone or text) or firstname.lastname@example.org.
*** X-C Skiing Massie
Tues. Jan. 16
Sydenham Map 29: T=Mod/Strenuous. P=Medium. Meet at 1:30 pm at the entrance of Massie Ski Trails, 6th Concession, south of Grey Rd. 18 for a 2 hour outing on trails suitable for intermediate skiers. Fee for use of trails. Register with leader: Steve Griffiths 519-538-2622.
*** Snowshoeing Walter’s Falls
Thurs. Jan. 18
Sydenham Map 29: T=Moderate/Strenuous. P=Medium. Meet at 1:00 pm at km 11.4 Walter’s Falls parking lot for an approx. 2.5 hour outing. Bring water and snack. Potluck to follow at Joan Nuffield and Bob Hann’s home. Register with hosts: Joan Nuffield and Bob Hann 519-599-6470. Register with leader: Mike Arkless email@example.com or 416-520-1059.
Wed. Jan. 24
This snowshoe hike has been cancelled due to trail conditions.
X-C Skiing Glenelg Nordic
Thurs. Jan 25
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sat. Jan. 27
Map 27: T=Moderate. P=Medium. Meet at 10 am at km 87.9 Sideroad 16C off the 7th Line for a 2 hour outing on the Sligo Side Trail including some additional main trail. Bring a snack and water. Register with leader: Margaret Yaraskavitch email@example.com or 705-888-7686.
X-Country Skiing Kolapore South
Mon. Jan. 29
Map 2: T=Moderate. P=Medium. Meet at 10:00 am at 104 Dawson Lane, Blue Mountains, for a 6-km loop outing. Bring lunch. Soup’s On to follow at leaders’ home. Register with leaders: Bruce and Val 519-922-2198.