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Bruce Trail Series Part 8: about 13 Km Albion to Chedoke (5/19/2018)

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: Hamilton
Date(s) & Time:Sat, May 19 2018  8:00 AM  (Carpool Departure: 8:00 AM   *log in for location*)
Registration Cut Off: Thu, May 17 2018 12:00:00 PM
Event Duration:ALL day
Difficulty Rating:D3: Moderate
Event Coordinator(s): Galina S
You must be logged in to get the Event Coordinator contact information.
Member Cost:Voluntary Donation Only (See Below)

Participant Info:
Who's Invited: Members Only, 18 And Older Only
Maximum Group Size:5
Minimum Group Size:3
Number Registered So Far: 6 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)
Are Dogs Permitted: No

Itinerary:
  • Carpool departure is 8 AM;
  • Hiking distance about 13 km
  • increased the pace to hike average 5 km/h

    Please ensure you're able to hike the distance and at specified pace over hilly/rocky/rough/rugged terrain before you sign up.

    Please arrive 15 min before carpool departure time so that we can be on the road on time.

    HIKE DETAILS: We will begin our hike at Albion Falls and hike along the escarpment to Chedoke Park in Hamilton. There would be few up's and down's the escarpment including climbing UP two large staircases and some road walking involved.

    The hiking pace will be on average 5 km per hour, with slower pace on the uphills, and faster pace on flat terrain. Please ensure you're able to hike with the group. Thanks.

    This is a linear hike involving a car shuttle, hike will be modified or postponed if not enough drivers sign up. Also, additional participants will be added as space permits. Carpool drivers could be added preferentially to the attendee list.

    If you're travelling by TTC to the carpool location, you're responsible for taking into consideration the TTC schedule, any service disruptions, etc in order to arrive on time.


  • Required Items to Bring:
    • Hiking shoes/boots
    • Appropriate clothing.
    • Lunch
    • MINIMUM 2 L of water
    Recommended Items to Bring:
    Use our Event Checklists to make sure you have everything you need.
    • Camera
    • Hiking poles

    How to Get There:
    Event Directions:will be provided to the carpool drivers
    Carpool to Event Distance (round trip):145Km
    Carpool Departure Time: 8:00 AM
    Carpool Location:   Log in for location
    Carpool Directions:   Log in for directions
    Carpool Cost: Approximate vehicle expense for this event is $33.35 (calculated at total Km * $0.230, effective Wednesday, August 15, 2018). 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:

    - 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!
    *Note:

    Event may be cancelled or route shortened if the weather is really inclement