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Hockley Valley Loop (22k @ 5k/hr) (7/6/2014)

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: Orangeville, ON
Date(s) & Time:Sun, Jul 6 2014  10:00 AM  (Carpool Departure: 10:00 AM   *log in for location*)
Registration Cut Off: Fri, Jul 4 2014 11:55:00 PM
Event Duration:7 Hours (inc. driving)
Difficulty Rating:D4: Moderate to Difficult
Event Coordinator(s): Rahul
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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:4
Number Registered So Far: 11 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)
Are Dogs Permitted: No

Itinerary:

Terrain: Hilly & difficult. There are multiple climbs, some steep. Former ski run. Poison ivy in the area. Length of the hike is 22 km, average pace is 5 km/h. Bruce Trail Map 18.

Route: Start at Hockley Road parking lot at the 2nd line intersection. Travel south on bruce Trail till 53.1. Take Hockley Hts. side trail north to 68.0. On Bruce trail travel back south to the parking lot.

This hike is suitable for experienced intermediate hikers. Hikers coming on this event should have D4 level experience. This means previous experience of 15 - 20 km hikes and an average pace of 5 km/hr. If you don't have a history with the TOC, please include some comments in the notes about your hiking experience.

Those willing to drive (mention # of passengers) and regular hikers will be given preference on the waiting list.

Parking: Hockley Road parking lot at the 2nd line intersection. 307281 Hockley Rd, Orangeville.


Required Items to Bring:
  • Good Hiking Shoes
  • water (2L)
  • Lunch/Snacks
  • Weather appropriate clothing (layers)
  • Carpool money
Recommended Items to Bring:
Use our Event Checklists to make sure you have everything you need.
  • Change of shoes/socks after the event
  • ..

How to Get There:
Event Directions:

Carpool to Event Distance (round trip):160Km
Carpool Departure Time: 10:00 AM
Carpool Location:   Log in for location
Carpool Directions:   Log in for directions
Carpool Cost: Approximate vehicle expense for this event is $41.28 (calculated at total Km * $0.258, effective Thursday, August 18, 2022). 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:

Carpool cost is the vehicle expense. It’s not cost per person. Per person will be much lower depending on the # of vehicles and people involved.


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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!