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Scotsdale Farm (14 KM) (7/21/2018)

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: Scotsdale Farm - 13815 Halton Regional Rd 3
Date(s) & Time:Sat, Jul 21 2018  11:00 AM  (Carpool Departure: 10:00 AM   *log in for location*)
Registration Cut Off: Thu, Jul 19 2018 11:55:00 PM
Event Duration:6-7 Hours
Difficulty Rating:D3: Moderate
Event Coordinator(s): Fletcher
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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:16
Minimum Group Size:4
Number Registered So Far: 16 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)
Are Dogs Permitted: No

Itinerary:

THE CARPOOL LEAVES SHEPPARD WEST STATION PASSENGER PICK UP @ 10 AM

This is a moderate to intermediate hike that involves some hills, uneven terrain and probably some muddy areas.

Only one really steep climb but quite a bit of walking up and down hills with a couple fence ladders to climb over.

Please bring a lunch and at least 1-2 Litres of water. We will stop for breaks to enjoy the countryside, but there will not be any drop offs.

Total Distance 14 km

If you cannot walk the entire distance, please do not sign up for this hike.

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

For those of you choosing to meet at the event location, instead of the carpool, please ensure that you come on time


Required Items to Bring:
  • water (1-2 L)
  • LUNCH/snacks
  • good hiking shoes
  • weather appropriate clothing
Recommended Items to Bring:
Use our Event Checklists to make sure you have everything you need.
  • A smile
  • First Aid Kit

  • How to Get There:
    Event Directions:

    Event Directions: Leaving Sheppard West - take the Allen Road south to the 401.

    -Travel west along the 401 to Trafalgar Rd. Travel, which is approximately 35 km. Trafalgar Rd is exit #328. Regional Rd #3.

    Travel north on Trafalgar for approximately 13 km.

    NOTE: At one point, Trafalgar Rd merges with #7. At traffic light, turn left and watch for signs indicating the restart of Trafalgar Rd. Turn off will be on the right.

    Travel north on Trafalgar Road north past Hwy 7 for about 2 kms.

    LOOK FOR PARK ENTRANCE ON RIGHT - Should have a white sign, pointing the way to the 'Scotsdale Farm Reception Centre.'

    WARNING: There are no washrooms at the start point of this hike

    Virtual Map

    Map Of Park Entrance

    Carpool to Event Distance (round trip):115Km
    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 $26.45 (calculated at total Km * $0.230, effective Sunday, July 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:
    • If we are short of drivers, they will get priority on the waiting list.
    • This hike will go ahead rain or shine. If it's raining, please wear appropriate rain gear.

    - 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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