|Event Location:||Minesing, ON|
|Date(s) & Time:||Sat, May 13 2017 8:15 AM (Carpool Departure: 8:15 AM *log in for location*)|
|Registration Cut Off:||Fri, May 5 2017 9:00:00 PM|
|Event Duration:||All day|
|Difficulty Rating:||D4: Moderate to Difficult|
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|Member Cost:||$66.95/Person (See Detailed Cost Info Below)|
|Who's Invited:||Members Only, 18 And Older Only|
|Maximum Group Size:||8|
|Minimum Group Size:||6|
|Number Registered So Far:||12 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)|
|Are Dogs Permitted:||No|
Kayak and Canoe through the Minesing Wetlands, including Willow Creek and the Nottawasaga River.
Previous kayaking/canoeing experience is a must to participate in this event, as this is not a "learn to paddle" outing. Once committed, this is a 5 hour paddle with no option to turn back. In windy conditions, this is a very long and challenging paddle. So join your fellow TOC adventurers and our event guides Free Spirit Tours as we're guided on a spring paddle through the ecosystem that is the Minesing Wetlands - located northwest of Barrie.
About the Minesing Wetlands
- 8:15am - Meet in Toronto at Sheppard West (formerly Downsview) TTC Subway Station, passenger drop off/pickup area
- 9:30am - Group arrives in the town of Minesing at Willow Creek put in (paid parking and basic outhouse facility)
- 10:00am - Gear up and commence guided paddle
- 12:30pm - Lunch break
- 3:00pm - End paddle at Edenvale Conservation Area, organize car shuttle into Creemore at the Old Mill Pub House for early dinner (Creemore Brewery is next door!)
- 5:00pm - Plan carpool back to Toronto
- 6:30pm - Estimated return to Toronto
About your event host/guide company:
|How to Get There:|
|Event Directions:||Minesing/Willow Creek Car Park - GPS: X-593661.9216, Y-4919396.961
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Pub and Brewery in Creemore
|Carpool to Event Distance (round trip):||259Km|
|Carpool Departure Time:||8:15 AM|
|Carpool Location:||Log in for location|
|Carpool Directions:||Log in for directions|
|Carpool Cost:||Approximate vehicle expense for this event is $52.06 (calculated at total Km * $0.201, effective Tuesday, June 27, 2017). 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.|
Photo source: Ghanesh Das
If this event is canceled by the service provider (mainly due to adverse weather), it will be rescheduled. A full refund will be issued if you cannot make the rescheduled date.
|Cost & Payment:|
Costs includes: Guided tour, equipment rental and car shuttle: $65.00 + TOC payment transaction fee (3% of event cost): $1.95, Total payment: $66.95
Or, if bringing your own boat/gear: $35.00 + TOC payment transaction fee (3% of event cost or $1.50 (whichever is higher)): $1.50, Total payment: $36.50
Carpool cost is extra and will be determined exactly, based on actual distances traveled and participants carpooling.
|Payment Cut Off:||Payment must be received by the TOC on Fri, May 5 2017.|
|Make a Payment:||Click here for the details. PLEASE PAY AFTER YOU HAVE SIGNED UP BELOW.|
|Voluntary Donation: ( What is this?)|
Suggested donation amount for this event is: $2.00/Person.
Please review our Cancellation Policy carefully!