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Devil's Glen (19 KM) (8/4/2018)

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: Devil's Glen Provincial Park - 1747 RR 124
Date(s) & Time:Sat, Aug 4 2018  11:00 AM  (Carpool Departure: 9:00 AM   *log in for location*)
Registration Cut Off: Thu, Aug 2 2018 11:55:00 PM
Event Duration:9-10 Hours
Difficulty Rating:D4: Moderate to Difficult
Event Coordinator(s): Fletcher
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:12
Minimum Group Size:4
Number Registered So Far: 12 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)
Are Dogs Permitted: No

Itinerary:

NOTE: THE CARPOOL LEAVES SHEPPARD WEST STATION @ 9:00 AM

The terrain is variable, hilly with rocky sections. Distance is about 19 km. If you can't complete the distance, please do not sign up for the hike.

We will meet at the Devil's Glen Provincial Park, start off with a gradual climb up the escarpment past the Devil's Glen Ski area and past McKinney's Hill, take the Keyhole Side Trail passing through small crevices and narrow openings in the rock, before heading back.

Highlight for this event is the view of Georgian Bay from the top of the escarpment, which is breathtaking.

DRIVERS, WHEN YOU SIGN UP, PLEASE ANSWER HOW MANY PASSENGERS YOU CAN TAKE IN YOUR CAR? or else you may be moved to thew wait list until this is complete


Required Items to Bring:
  • -hiking boots
  • -2L of water
  • -snacks and lunch
  • 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:

    Directions from Sheppard West Station Passenger Pickup

    CARPOOL DIRECTIONS FROM SHEPPARD WEST

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

    -Travel west along Highway 401 to Highway 410 (15 KM).

    -Merge with Highway 410 and follow it North for approx. 73 km (NOTE: HWY 410 will eventually turn into HWY 10)

    -Turn right onto County Road #124 (which is before the town of Shelboune) and travel for 34 KM.

    -NOTE: When RR 124 enters Singhamton, please turn right at the stop sign to continue along RR 124.

    Also, the entrance to Devil's Glen Provincial Park, sneaks up on you, so look for the address reading 1747. It is located just past Concession 10 N Nottawasaga Rd. If you see the blue sign for the Devil’s Glen Country Club, you’ve gone too far.

    Turn right into Devil's Glen Provincial Park parking area.

    Map

    Picture of Park Entrance

    Carpool to Event Distance (round trip):272Km
    Carpool Departure Time: 9:00 AM
    Carpool Location:   Log in for location
    Carpool Directions:   Log in for directions
    Carpool Cost: Approximate vehicle expense for this event is $62.56 (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!