Hikes

–> FALL 2018 HIKES <–

All hikes are open to the public.

HIKE THE LYNN VALLEY TRAIL – 11 km CANCELLED
Sunday, October 28th
Hike the scenic trail in full fall colours.
Info on time and meeting location: Loretta 519-782-7550

HIKE IN THE SOUTHERN PART OF ST. THOMAS
Sunday, November 4th at 2 p.m.
Meet at the parking lot in north end of Pinafore Park.
Info: Brian 519-633-3064

REMEMBRANCE DAY WALK
Sunday, November 11th
Info on time and location: Loretta 519-782-7550

DECORATE A CHRISTMAS TREE AT SPRINGWATER
Wednesday, November 28th at 10 a.m.
Please bring ornaments.
Meet at the main entrance on Springwater Rd.
Info: Jim 519-773-8185


The EHTC and Hike Ontario’s rating system

The Level of Difficulty or Terrain

  • Level 1: Well-defined trails, gentle inclines. Hiking boots not required, but trails may be wet. Is suitable for beginners. This level is recommended for newcomers to club activities.
  • Level 2: Generally on trail. May be hilly, light bushwhacking, some rough spots or obstacles. Boots are recommended.
  • Level 3: Rough terrain with one or more of the following: extensive bushwhacking, steep sections, long climbs and descents, beaver dams, rock scrambling or other obstacles. Boots, Level 2 experience, and a high level of fitness essential. Long pants and sleeves recommended.

The Speed/Pace

  • Leisurely = less than 2 km/h
  • Slow = 2-3 km/h
  • Moderate = 3-4 km/h
  • Fast = 5 km/h or greater

Remember
To participate in an organized hike you need to be able to complete the specified length of the hike on your own or with your support person within the time allotted.