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Bessarion +Windfields Park +Goose (Optional) 10.5 km (2/13/2024)

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:Urban Hike
Event Location: Bessarion Subway Station - Sheppard Line
Date(s) & Time:Tue, Feb 13 2024  10:30 AM
Registration Cut Off: Mon, Feb 12 2024 9:00:00 PM
Event Duration:about 2.5 hrs of hiking + Lunch time
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:16
Minimum Group Size:3
Number Registered So Far: 15 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)
Are Dogs Permitted: No


DISTANCE: about 10.5 km

PACE: about 4.5 km/h


IMPORTANT: Since I will be making a reservation at the restaurant, when you sign up please type in
the notes section "yes lunch" or "no lunch" so I know how many seats to reserve.
If you don't do this, I may remove you from the event so you can register again properly.

The hike will be mainly on paved surfaces, but a bit of gravel and dirt trails thrown in for good measure
After the hike we will have lunch at The Goose, a Firkin Pub
After lunch, you can catch a bus back to the subway, or walk 2 km with me to the subway

For an interactive Route Map CLICK HERE for route 955516

Required Items to Bring:
  • PROPER ICERS with sharp metal points to dig into the ice
    - keep icers in your pack during the winter months.
  • no icers? see next item
  • bring your OHIP / health card
  • cell phone
  • whistle
Recommended Items to Bring:
Use our Event Checklists to make sure you have everything you need.
  • first aid kit
  • water

How to Get There:
Event Directions:

We'll be meeting on street level in front of the Bessarion Subway Station which is on the Sheppard subway line
It is between Bayview and Leslie stations.




This hike will go forth snow, rain or shine

(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!