New in 2019: Discovery Badge:
To earn this Discovery Badge you must complete all the hikes listed in the badge requirements, either on your own or on an organized hike. You will have fun discovering more about the Caledon Hills section of the Bruce Trail. Kilometre references are taken from the Bruce Trail Reference Edition #29.
A few still available for 2019! Historical Hike Badge:
To earn this special 150th birthday badge you must complete all the hikes listed below, either on your own or on an organized hike. You will have fun looking for the location of the required photo location/ item, to be included when you send in your log for each hike.
Click here to find out how to earn your Historical Hike Badge.
Note for Bruce Trail App users: the McLaren Side Trail is fully open. If you are using the BT app as your guide, you need to open it in a location that has WiFi in order to download the latest updates.
Nature Hunter Badge:
This badge is for students experiencing the Bruce Trail.
You can earn this badge by hiking all of the main trails (white blazed) in the Caledon Section:
1. on your own or with a friend;
2. on guided hikes listed in the newsletter or on the website, or any End to End Hikes.
This is the third in our series of flower badges.
Badges can be requested by submitting your hiking log including your BTC member number, date, distance of hike, location and your companions along with $5 (member price) or $10 (non-member price) to the address below. Please make cheques payable to the Caledon Hills Bruce Trail Club. Include a stamped self-addressed envelope. You can also include other information such as companions, the weather, the condition of the trail, or whatever else you noticed, as you wish, to make it interesting.
This special badge will be awarded on the completion of all 4 clusters of hikes which includes 14 side trails. These are the side trails in Forks of the Credit, Hockleycrest, Hockley Heights and Hockley Valley.
These can be done on your own or on a guided hike, or a combination of on your own and through organized hikes.
Fall Colours Badge Two Day End-to-End:
This badge is awarded upon completion of the Club organized two day end-to-end held annually over the Thanksgiving weekend.
The registration fee of $20.00 covers the cost of bus transportation, refreshments and the badge. Details of this year’s event can be found on our End-to-End webpage.
Fall Colours Badge Three Day End-to-End:
The registration fee of $25.00 covers the cost of bus transportation, refreshments and the badge. Details of this year’s event can be found on our End-to-End webpage.