Finch to East Don Parkland Loop 12k - Tue, Mar 21 2017

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The Basics:
Event Type:Urban Hike
Event Location: FINCH SUBWAY STATION
Passenger drop-off
North West corner of Yonge St + Hendon Ave
Date(s) & Time:Tue, Mar 21 2017  7:00 PM
Registration Cut Off: Tue, Mar 21 2017 11:00:00 AM
Event Duration:about 2.5 hrs
Difficulty Rating:D3: Moderate
Event Coordinator(s): Arnie
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Member Cost:Voluntary Donation Only (See Below)

Participant Info:
Who's Invited: Members Only, 18 And Older Only
Maximum Group Size:18
Minimum Group Size:3
Number Registered So Far: 8 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)
Are Dogs Permitted: No

Itinerary:


DISTANCE: 12 km

PACE: 5 km/h

DIFFICULTY: D3


This hike will be along a mix of paved, gravel and dirt paths, with a few small hills.

Here's the route:

  • Start at Finch Subway Station
  • east through the Hydro corridor
  • loop the East Don Parkland
  • back to Finch Subway Station

For an interactive Route Map CLICK HERE for route 547837



Required Items to Bring:
  • Headlamp or flashlight
  • whistle
  • cell phone
  • Good footwear
  • Weather appropriate clothing
Recommended Items to Bring:
Use our Event Checklists to make sure you have everything you need.
  • water

How to Get There:
Event Directions:Finch Subway Station is on the Yonge- University subway line. It is the terminal station at the very north end on the Yonge subway line.
We will meet at the passenger pick and drop off Kiss 'N Ride which is on the WEST side of Yonge St. NW corner of Yonge St + Hendon Ave
If you see a whole bunch of GO buses and TTC buses you are on the wrong side of Yonge St.

If driving, enter Finch West Parking Lot from the west side of Yonge Street, just north of Hendon Road; or from the north side of Hendon Road, just west of Yonge Street. Capacity is 1,552 spaces.

MAP OF MEETING LOCATION

PICTURE OF MEETING LOCATION


Notes:

This hike will go forth snow, rain or shine

(although kerfuffles, earthquakes, tsunamis, volcanic eruptions, tornadoes, general discombobulation and consternation, or hurricanes may cause cancellation)

Please arrive before the start time, we will start promptly.


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Voluntary Donation:What is this?)
Suggested donation amount for this event is: $2.00/Person.

Cancellation/Partial Attendance:
Please review our Cancellation Policy carefully!