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December 5, 2018 @ 9:00 am
An event every week that begins at 9:00am on Wednesday, repeating indefinitely
WEDNESDAY TREKKING GROUP
Trekkers meet at the Parkinson Activity Centre., 1700 Parkinson Way, at 9.00 AM (unless otherwise indicated.) Wear hardy hiking shoes or boots, and bring water, hiking sticks and suitable clothing for the weather. Most hikes will be under 2 hours in length and a stop for refreshments will be noted. Please note, these hikes are not easy strolls as most participants come to get the exercise. There will be hills and a moderately fast pace, and hikes are subject to change as conditions change. Those wishing to meet at the hike start should phone the leader to get the exact location. For more information on any of the hikes call the leader.
We would like Trekkers that go to the start of the hike, to get there around 9.00 AM for signing in.
January 2nd 2019 Lower Mission Walkways: Carpool from PAC at 9am to the Mission Library at the Capital News Centre on Gordon Drive. This is an easy flat hike through some of the walkways of the Mission. It is a dog friendly hike. Approx 1hr 20-30 minutes. Coffee to follow at Urban Fare. For more info please call Martyn at 250-862-8753
January 9, 2019. Burtch , KLO, Benvoulin, Munson’s Pond Loop. Meet at PAC at 9AM to car pool to the end of Burtch Road to begin our walk. Walk will be a flat mostly urban walk that will last for approximately 1 hour and 10 minutes. Coffee to follow at Orchard Park Food court. For more information call Bob Feeny at 250 860 1699.
Please be aware of this City of Kelowna Notice about Munson’s Pond Park.” Due to it’s ecological importance and the sensitive habitats, this park does not allow dogs. ”
January 16th 2019 Quail Ridge Linear Park: Car pool from Parkinson Activity Centre to Quail Ridge Subdivision. Left turn at Kelowna Airport Intersection onto Quail Ridge Blvd. Turn left on Quail Run Drive, right on Quail Lane and left on Quail Crescent. Parking at end of Crescent. This is a lengthy, level walk to UBC-Okanagan with a coffee break in the middle at the College cafeteria. Each way takes approximately one hour and 15 minutes. (For more information, call Ken and Deb Kitura 778-753-1131.
January 23, 2019 Orchard Park – Greenway loop. Meet at the PAC at 9:00 A.M. We will walk from Orchard Park to the Greenway and back. Coffee will follow at Orchard Park in the food court; you can pick up a Tim’s if you wish. Park on the south side of O.P. near Springfield, across from the Shell Gas Station. The walk is easy of Approx. 1.50 hours. Call Ed Letkeman at 250-808-7869 for more information.
January 30 2019 Specialty Bakery Loop: Meet at PAC at 9:00 and car pool to Specialty Bakery on Finn Road in Kelowna. Head east up Hwy 97 and take the first right after the Ford dealership (Orchard Ford) onto Finn Road. Please park on the street outside the bakery, the owners have asked us not to take all of the spaces in the parking lot. Our hike will take us through the Rutland neighbourhoods and onto part of the new “rails for trails”. Approx 1hr 30 mins. This is a dog friendly hike. Coffee and goodies afterwards at the bakery. For more info please call Martyn at 250-862-8753.
Reminder: Anyone providing car pool must have $2 million 3rd Part Liability Insurance