Thanks to all participants and volunteers for making the 2016 Fall B&B Outing a success!
Spring Bed & Breakfast Hike Outing
June 19 and 20, 2017
2 days hiking in Maps 24 & 25
Monday, June 19: Beaver Valley Section,
Kolapore Uplands and Duncan Crevice Caves, Map 25,
This 10.5 km hike will take about 5 hours to allow for time to explore the caves and a lunch stop. The hike will be at a leisurely pace over moderate terrain. There is no drop-out and no dogs please.
Depart: 10.00 a.m. from km. 27.9. Please arrive at least 15 minutes before departure to sign the waiver sheet.
Directions: From Shelburne, take Dufferin Road 124 North to Regional Road 4, approximately 30 km. Turn west (left) onto Grey Road 4 for approx. 10 km and then north (right) onto Grey Road 2. Continue north for 12 km. to Sideroad 9 and turn west (left). The road curves left (south) at the 10th line. Continue on this road for approximately 1 km to the parking area at km 27.9 on the east side of the road. Please have a copy of Map 25 for reference.
Hike Description: We will begin our hike exploring the Metcalfe Crevice Side Trail and then join the Chuck Grant Side Trail to connect at the main Trail at km. 32.7 to Pinnacle Rock and then loop back to our parking area.
Tuesday June 20: Beaver Valley/ Blue Mountain Sections,
Gertler Memorial Loree Forest, Map 24,
This 9km hike will take approximately 3 hours and will be at a leisurely pace over easy terrain. No drop-out and no dogs please.
Depart: 10.00 a.m. from the parking lot on 21st Sideroad, east of the 6th line. This leads to a dirt which gives access to the forest.
Directions: From Grey Road 2, go to Victoria Corners and turn right (east) onto the 21st, sideroad. Continue for 5 km. to the parking area on the north side of the road. The parking area is located between km 4.2 and km 8.4.
Hike Description: We will hike part of the Forest and along the top of Blue Mountains and return to the parking lot.
Dinner arrangements for Monday evening are pending for the Thornbury area.
Please register by emailing both hike leaders no later than June 1st.
Printable version of the Spring B&B Outing