Hikes

–> WINTER 2020 HIKES <–

All hikes are open to the public.

 

UNION TO PORT STANLEY HIKE – difficult
Saturday, February 22nd
Followed by a wiener roast at Loretta and Richard’s
Contact Loretta at 519-782-7550 for details.

STFN SUNDAY AFTERNOON WINTER WALK
Sunday, March 15th
Meet at 1:30 at John E. Pearce Provincial Park, 29369 Lakeview Line
For additional info: Contact Ron: 519-631-5279

 

SPRING WALK WITH STFN – Leisurely
Wednesday, April 1st at 6:30 p.m.
Meet at Aylmer WMA, 10716 Hacienda Rd.
Info: Tom 519-765-2858

SPRING WALK WITH STFN – Leisurely
Wednesday, April 8th at 6:30 p.m.
Meet at Port Stanley Fish Hatchery, 4255 Thomas Rd.
Info: Tom 519-765-2858

SPRING WALK WITH STFN – Leisurely
Wednesday, April 15th at 6:30 p.m.
Meet at Springwater CA, 8079 Springwater Rd.
Info: Tom 519-765-2858

SPRING WALK WITH STFN – Leisurely
Wednesday, April 22nd at 6:30 p.m.
Meet at Archie Coulter CA, 46900 Brouwers Line.
Info: Tom 519-765-2858

SPRING WALK WITH STFN – Leisurely
Wednesday, April 29th at 6:30 p.m.
Meet at Ron Casier’s place, 45490 Southdale Rd.
Info: Tom 519-765-2858

SPRING WALK WITH STFN – Leisurely
Wednesday, May 6th at 6:30 p.m.
Meet at Dan Patterson CA, parking lot on Mapleton Line.
Info: Tom 519-765-2858

SPRING WALK WITH STFN – Leisurely
Wednesday, May 20th at 6:30 p.m.
Meet at Corner’s Corner, 45045 Fruit Ridge Line.
Info: Tom 519-765-2858


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.