Fall Colours End to End Popular and Successful Again

2-day badge earners

A successful event requires a lot of organization and the help of many reliable volunteers.

First checkpoint Sunday

The hikers enjoyed great refreshment stops along the way.  And everyone was in great cheer.

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Mother and Son badge earners

The numbers:

  • Hikers registered: 129
  • 2 day badges awarded: 36
  • 3 day badges awarded: 27
  • Regular section badges awarded: 5
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First two 3-day hikers

Highlights (not in order): Colleen’s Mom’s cookies; Bob & Gail’s pumpkin pie; Fred’s carrot cake; singing Happy Birthday to Peter; the 100 steps going UP; side trips on Oak Ridges Trail; first ever badges for many; second time completing the whole trail for one.

3-day End Point Sunday

Thanks to all who came out, volunteers and hikers alike.   Special thanks to Peter Leeney.

Info and photos provided by:  Joan Richard

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