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Eldred King Woodlands (12 KM) (9/15/2018)

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The Basics:
Event Type:Hike
Event Location: Eldred King Woodlands - Entrance @ Corner of Faulkner Ave & McCowan Rd
Date(s) & Time:Sat, Sep 15 2018  11:00 AM  (Carpool Departure: 10:15 AM   *log in for location*)
Registration Cut Off: Thu, Sep 13 2018 11:55:00 PM
Event Duration:5-6 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:12
Minimum Group Size:4
Number Registered So Far: 19 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)
Are Dogs Permitted: Yes

Itinerary:

NOTE: The carpool leaves Don Mills Station at 10:15 AM.

So this is my 14th time leading this beginner to intermediate trail. This trail is a part of the Oak Ridge Moraine with a terrain of rolling hills and sandy/clay trails.

The length of this hike is approx. 12 KM, so if you sign up, you are expected to complete the entire trail. NOTE: There are no washrooms in this park.

Pack a lunch as we will eat take a break on trail for lunch.

Individuals willing to drive will get priority on the wait list, if required.

DRIVERS, WHEN YOU SIGN UP, PLEASE WRITE IN THE NOTES SECTION, THE AMOUNT OF PASSENGERS YOU CAN TAKE IN YOUR CAR, or else you may be moved to the wait list until this is completed!!!

Also, if you sign up and say that you're 'Meeting At the Event,' it is expected that you are driving yourself to the trailhead and not coming to the carpool. If you plan on meeting us at the event instead of the carpool, please ensure that you arrive on time @ 11 AM.


Required Items to Bring:

Good hiking boots/hiking shoes

Lunch/Snacks

Water

Weather Appropriate Clothing

Recommended Items to Bring:
Use our Event Checklists to make sure you have everything you need.

A Smile

First Aid Kit

Whistle


How to Get There:
Event Directions:

DRIVING INSTRUCTIONS FROM CARPOOL

Exit TTC lot and drive east on Sheppard.

Head north on the 404

Get off the 404 at Aurora Rd (Regional RD 15) (EXIT 45)

Go East on Aurora Rd to McCowan Rd. NOTE: It is a flashing yellow light, not a traffic light at McCowan Rd

Travel North on McCowan Rd, until road turns at Faulkner.

Find a place to park as the trail starts on the right

Map of Starting location


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Picture of Event Location

Carpool to Event Distance (round trip):75Km
Carpool Departure Time: 10:15 AM
Carpool Location:   Log in for location
Carpool Directions:   Log in for directions
Carpool Cost: Approximate vehicle expense for this event is $17.25 (calculated at total Km * $0.230, effective Monday, September 24, 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:

Please arrive on time. If you are late, you may miss the carpool.

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


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

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