Hoggs Hollow to the Manor 14 km - Sat, Mar 25 2017

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The Basics:
Event Type:Urban Hike
Event Location: Old York Mills Road - SOUTH EXIT !! of York Mills Subway Station
Date(s) & Time:Sat, Mar 25 2017  9:30 AM
Registration Cut Off: Fri, Mar 24 2017 6:00:00 PM
Event Duration:about 3 hours
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:15
Minimum Group Size:3
Number Registered So Far: 11 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)
Are Dogs Permitted: No

Itinerary:

DISTANCE: 14 km

PACE: 5 km/h

DIFFICULTY: D3


Along a mix of paved, gravel, grassy and dirt paths.
There may be a few muddy sections.


This is the route we will take.

  • start at York Mills Station SOUTH EXIT !! (Old York Mills Road)
  • over the DV golf course
  • under the 401
  • through some of the Earl Bales forest
  • negotiate some interesting boardwalks
  • journey to the Manor
  • head back and optionally climb a very steep embankment
  • back to York Mills

For an interactive Route Map CLICK HERE for route 595593



Required Items to Bring:
  • 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:

We are NOT meeting at the corner of Yonge and York Mills.

We ARE meeting on Old York Mills Rd which is immediately south of the Shell gas station.

If coming from the 401:
Drive south along Yonge St into the valley. Look for Old York Mills, which is one block south of York Mills Road & Wilson Ave.

If coming by Transit:
Travel to York Mills subway station on the Yonge Subway line.
3 Stops south of Finch, 7 stops north of Bloor.
Exit at at the south-entrance. There are signs on the platform pointing to 'Old York Mills Road' Follow those signs.

We'll meet at the entrance, its just across the street from the Shell Gas Station.

MAP OF STARTING LOCATION

PICTURE OF STARTING LOCATION


Notes:

This hike will go forth snow, rain or shine

(Severe local meteorite impacts, earthquakes, tsunamis, volcanic eruptions, tornadoes, general discombobulation and 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!