Kids Hikes

 

 

A series of several kids hikes with the trail elf Bruce.

Who knew that hiking with a bunch of other kids can be oh so fun!

 

Click here for a printable version of scheduled Kids Hikes

 

 

 

Saturday May 19, Caledon Hills Section, 
Gosling Volunteer Forest, Map 18,   Kids Hike
This 2 km “there and back” kids hike will take 1 to 2 hours and is at a leisurely pace with multiple stops for games over hilly terrain.
Depart: 10 a.m. Meet at the Gosling Volunteer Forest Parking Lot located north of the Side Road 5.
Directions: From Airport Road turn east onto Side Road 5. The parking lot is 0.6 km east of Airport Road.
Hike Description: This is a kids hike with the trail elf Bruce geared towards families with kids ages 4 to 10. We will be hiking in slow pace while playing games, exploring along the trail and checking residents in the bluebird houses (not necessarily bluebirds!). The trail goes over the hilly terrain; therefore hiking boots or running shoes are required. Please bring water, a small snack and bug repellent. Adults must accompany kids on this hike.
Hike Leader: Kristina Zeromskiene kristina@kris-egis.com 289-231-8335.

 

Saturday June 2, Caledon Hills Section,
Forks of the Credit, Map 15. Grandparents/Grandchildren Hike
This 2 km loop hike will take 1 to 2 hours and is at a leisurely pace with multiple stops for games over easy to moderate terrain. Group picnic afterwards.
Depart: 10 a.m. Meet at the south corner of the parking lot inside the Forks of the Credit Provincial Park.
Directions: 17760 McLaren Rd, Caledon. From Hwy 10 turn west onto Charleston Sideroad and south onto McLaren Rd., continue southeast to the Forks of the Credit entrance on the west side, continue driving to the parking lot.
Hike Description: Enjoy your time with your grandchildren on our Grandparents’ hike. We will hike around the beautiful Kettle lake, explore nature and play games. We will provide information and opportunities for the children to start working towards the Nature Hunter Badge created by students from Belfountain Public School. After the hike we will enjoy a picnic in the park (weather permitting). Please bring water, a small snack and bug repellent for the hike and some munchies for the picnic afterwards. Park entrance fee applies and to be paid at the parking lot.
Hike Leader: Kristina Zeromskiene kristina@kris-egis.com 289-231-8335.