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Limehouse Hole in the Wall 20 km (11/18/2017)

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: Limehouse
Date(s) & Time:Sat, Nov 18 2017  9:45 AM  (Carpool Departure: 8:45 AM   *log in for location*)
Registration Cut Off: Fri, Nov 17 2017 5:00:00 PM
Event Duration:about 5.5 hours of hiking including lunches
Difficulty Rating:D4: Moderate to Difficult
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:1
Minimum Group Size:3
Number Registered So Far: 5 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)
Are Dogs Permitted: No

Itinerary:

Let's hike the trails around Limehouse. We will hike through the famous "Hole in the Wall" and spend a while (~25 minutes) exploring all the other adjoining crevices.
Then we will hike along the main Bruce Trail as well as side trails on the way to Speyside and back.
We'll stop for a lunch break along the trail, maybe by a river or creek.


DISTANCE: about 20 km

PACE: 5.5 km/h a lively pace

DIFFICULTY: D4 - the pace, and some hills and rocky sections with tricky footing


MAX hikers: about 12 (+ or -)
I set the Maximum Group Size to 1 so everyone will first go on the waiting list.
If you have proven experience hiking my challenging hikes I can add you to the event.
If you have not, then please read the bold red text below.


For advanced hikers, or intermediate hikers who want to challenge themselves! We will be hiking at a lively pace
Everyone will be expected to keep up with the group.

If you have not hiked with me previously, send me an email describing recent experience (recent means in the last 3 months) you have hiking 20 km or more at a quick pace on hilly forest terrain. I need to receive your email before I can consider adding you to this event.



Passengers will be added as additional drivers become available.

Members on the waiting list who are willing to drive may get first priority.
Alternatively, you can drive and meet us at the hike starting location.

DRIVERS, WHEN YOU SIGN UP, PLEASE ANSWER THE CARPOOL QUESTION REGARDING THE # OF PASSENGERS YOU CAN TAKE IN YOUR CAR!!!


Required Items to Bring:
  • Water 3 - 4 L
  • cell phone
  • whistle
  • Good footwear
  • Weather appropriate clothing
Recommended Items to Bring:
Use our Event Checklists to make sure you have everything you need.
  • first aid kit
  • Lunch
  • snacks

How to Get There:
Event Directions:

Carpooling? Please arrive before the departure time. If you are late, you will miss the carpool, and the hike.

If you choose to meet at the hike start, please arrive before the start time, we will not wait for late comers.


MAP FROM CARPOOL TO HIKE START

PICTURE OF TRAILHEAD PARKING LOT

Carpool to Event Distance (round trip):115Km
Carpool Departure Time: 8:45 AM
Carpool Location:   Log in for location
Carpool Directions:   Log in for directions
Carpool Cost: Approximate vehicle expense for this event is $23.12 (calculated at total Km * $0.201, effective Saturday, November 18, 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.

Notes:

Carpooling? Please arrive before the departure time.
If you are late, you will miss the carpool, and the hike, and you will have denied someone else a place on the hike.

If you choose to meet at the event, please arrive on time, we will not wait for late comers.

This hike will go forth snow, rain or shine

Please arrive before the start time, we will start promptly.


- We encourage all members to follow our Etiquette Guidelines at all times while participating in TOC events.
- Details of this event are subject to undergo a change at any point in time, with or without warning.
- Questions about equipment or rentals? Send them to safety@torontooutdoorclub.com.
- Notice any errors or problems in the information on this page? Please notify our Content Editor(s), Stacy, at content@torontooutdoorclub.com.

 
Voluntary Donation:What is this?)
Suggested donation amount for this event is: $2.00/Person.

Cancellation/Partial Attendance:
Please review our Cancellation Policy carefully!

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