Winter Tommy Thompson ~15km/9mi - Sat, Jan 21 2023

Winter Tommy Thompson ~15km/9mi (1/21/2023)

PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED: Once you've reviewed the event details, and decided you'd like to join us, you MUST sign up at the bottom of this page.

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The Basics:
Event Type:Urban Hike
Event Location: Tommy Thompson Park/Leslie Spit
Date(s) & Time:Sat, Jan 21 2023  9:30 AM
Registration Cut Off: Sat, Jan 21 2023 1:00:00 AM
Event Duration:~3.5 hrs
Difficulty Rating:D4: Moderate to Difficult
Event Coordinator(s): Yvon W
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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:2
Number Registered So Far: 3 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)
Are Dogs Permitted: No


By signing up for this event, you agree to, and acknowledge, the following:

  1. If you are vaccinated and have travelled outside of Canada within the last 14 days, you have read and will follow the federal laws as per Government of Canada - Travel to Canada: Requirements for COVID- 19 vaccinated travellers Web site
  2. If you are unvaccinated and have travelled outside of Canada within the last 14 days, you are compelled by law to be in quarantine and cannot lawfully attend this event, as per the Federal Government’s website
  3. You will take and pass the Ontario COVID-19 self-assessment on-line questionnaire. within 48 hours prior to the start of the event.
  4. Should this event involve a car pool, you will wear a face mask at all times when inside a vehicle
Let's take a waterfront walk through the Leslie Spit/Tommy Thompson Park area.
I cribbed Arnie's map of this walk you see up there. :)

-Meet at the Starbucks on Leslie and Lakeshore Blvd E
-south on Leslie to Tommy Thompson
-enjoy wintry lake views
-loop back to the Sbux.

No long breaks, only bathroom/layers/water breaks as needed. Steady pace of around 5km/hr.
NOT for those wanting a leisurely/slow stroll.
Mix of gravel, paved, and dirt track; bring icers (you should have some in your pack for ALL winter hikes).

Required Items to Bring:
Appropriate footwear
Weather appropriate clothing (layers!)
Sufficient water Icers/traction!
Recommended Items to Bring:
Use our Event Checklists to make sure you have everything you need.
Headlamp & first aid kit (always good to have just in case in hiking pack!)
Cell phone/means of contact

How to Get There:
Event Directions:Meet at the Starbucks on Leslie and Lakeshore Blvd E--1015 Lakeshore Blvd E / 23 Leslie St.
It's a drive-through store in the Loblaws parking lot. Check here for a map--the store is where the coffee cup is!

I will have on a blue hat and an orange daypack.
Please do NOT text or call me after the event starts--I will probably not be checking my phone.
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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!