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Glen Major Forest - 17 km (2/17/2024)

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.

You are STRONGLY encouraged to read this page in its entirety before signing up. If you'd like to attend, we ask that you abide by our rules and procedures as a time/cost saving process (with an end result of keeping membership free and lower cost events).

The Basics:
Event Type:Hike
Event Location: Glen Major Forest (Brock Rd Uxbridge, East Duffins Headwaters)
Date(s) & Time:Sat, Feb 17 2024  10:00 AM  (Carpool Departure: 9:00 AM   *log in for location*)
Registration Cut Off: Fri, Feb 16 2024 6:00:00 PM
Event Duration:4.5 hrs on trail (+ 40 min each way for driving)
Difficulty Rating:D4: Moderate to Difficult
Event Coordinator(s): Rupak
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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:4
Minimum Group Size:3
Number Registered So Far: 14 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)
Are Dogs Permitted: No

Itinerary:

DISTANCE: 17 km

PACE: about 4.5 km/h

DIFFICULTY: D4


Carpool leaves from Don Mills Station at 9:00 AM.

Glen Major is part of the EAST DUFFINS HEADWATERS in the Durham Region.
We will hike approx. 17 km of trails in Brock Tract and Glen Major.
We will be hiking at a pace of about 4.5 km/hr and hope to finish in about
4 hrs with a lunch break in between for a total of about 4.5 hrs.

Drivers, when you sign up for the hike, please mention the number of passengers you'll be able to take with you.

If you are meeting at the event, please arrive on time, as we will not be waiting past the hike start time.

For an interactive Route Map CLICK HERE for route 955397



Required Items to Bring:
  • ICERs
  • OHIP card
  • Hiking boots or shoes
  • Water
  • Weather Appropriate Clothing
  • Cash for Carpool
  • Recommended Items to Bring:
    Use our Event Checklists to make sure you have everything you need.
  • Whistle
  • Lunch / Snacks
  • First Aid Kit

  • How to Get There:
    Event Directions:

    Approx. Address: 1417 Brock Rd, Uxbridge

    From Don Mills Station

    Exit Don Mills Station and turn left onto Sheppard Avenue.

    At the first light, turn left onto the Don Valley Parkway.

    In about 1 KM, follow the signs onto the 401 Eastbound and follow it for 24 KM.

    Exit the highway at Regional Road 1, Brock Road (EXIT 399) and travel NORTH for 19 km

    The trailhead parking is about 1 km after crossing the Uxbridge Pickering Townline.

    Trailhead is on a service road on the right.

    MAP

    Picture Of Meeting Location

    Carpool to Event Distance (round trip):95Km
    Carpool Departure Time: 9:00 AM
    Carpool Location:   Log in for location
    Carpool Directions:   Log in for directions
    Carpool Cost: Approximate vehicle expense for this event is $24.51 (calculated at total Km * $0.258, effective Sunday, March 3, 2024). This is based on $0.08/Km for maintenance, plus current gas price divide by 9. Your event coordinator will confirm exactly how much money is required from each person.

    Notes:

    I'VE SET THE MAXIMUM GROUP SIZE AS 4, AS THAT IS THE NUMBER OF PEOPLE I CAN FIT IN MY CAR. IF MORE CARPOOL DRIVERS SIGN UP, I'LL BE ABLE TO TAKE MORE HIKERS. THE MAXIMUM HIKERS THAT I AM PLANNING TO TAKE IS 12.


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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!