BRISK WALK: High Park & Humber Bay Park (12kms, 5.5-6 km/h) - Wed, May 30 2012

BRISK WALK: High Park & Humber Bay Park (12kms, 5.5-6 km/h) (5/30/2012)

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The Basics:
Event Type:Urban Hike
Event Location: High Park (Bloor & High Park Ave)
Date(s) & Time:Wed, May 30 2012  7:00 PM
Registration Cut Off: Wed, May 30 2012 5:30:00 PM
Event Duration:2.5 hours
Difficulty Rating:D4: Moderate to Difficult
Event Coordinator(s): Daniel Parker
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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:8
Minimum Group Size:2
Number Registered So Far: 12 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)
Are Dogs Permitted: No


A brisk walk along the waterfront. This will be a FAST walk. We will hike between 5.5-6.0 km per hour.

This will be our itinerary:

  • Follow the Wendigo creek until Grenadier's Pond
  • Walk by Queensway until Ellis Avenue
  • Connect to the Waterfront Trail and follow it to the west
  • Cross over Humbers Pedestrian Bridge
  • Continue in the Waterfront until Humber Bay Park
  • Explore the West and East parts of the Park
  • Follow the Waterfront trail back until Colborne Lodge
  • Arrive back to the starting point

Preference on the waiting list may be given to members who have already participated in a "BRISK walk" or have otherwise demonstarted that they are fast hikers

Required Items to Bring:
  • Good hiking footwear
  • Flash light
  • Water
Recommended Items to Bring:
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  • Snacks

How to Get There:
Event Directions:Traveling by subway you get of at the High Park Subway station on the Bloor line. Go to High park avenue and turn right(south). Cross Bloor and enter park I will be there around the Map.

Traveling by car going east bound on QEW get off at Lakeshore and turn north on Parkside Drive. Traveling west on QEW/Gardiner get of at Dunn ave and Turn north on Parkside Drive. Follow Parkside to Bloor and turn Left(west) to the next set of lights and turn left into the High Park. There is some parking just inside the park find a spot and walk back to entrance.


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Voluntary Donation:What is this?)
Suggested donation amount for this event is: $1.00/Person.

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