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March 20 @ 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.
March 6 2019 PAC/DILWORTH/RAILS FOR TRAILS. We will meet at PAC at 9:00 and begin our walk from there, to Kelowna Memorial Cemetery (moderate uphill) to Dillworth Drive. Weather dependent, we may leave the pavement for a downhill path, meeting up with the old rail bed. We will return to PAC for coffee. Recommending hiking shoes & poles for the uphill/downhilll portions. Walk is moderate and approximately 1.5 hours. Contact Louise White for details. 250 763-8416
March 13, 2019 Mountain Avenue Loop – Car pool from Parkinson Activity Centre at 9:00 am. Head up Spall Rd towards Glenmore. Turn right into High Rd and then second left into Tronson Dr . Park immediately after turning on Tronson Dr. We will walk from there up Mountain Ave. Should take us about 1:30 hours. Coffee at Tim Hortons on Kane Rd. Contact Henning or Amanda 250-868-2459.
March 20, 2019 Mission Ridge/ Crawford. Meet at the PAC at 9:00 A.M. We will trek from base Mission Ridge at Bullock Road. Park on Bullock and Fredrick off Raymer Road. Coffee will follow at Urban Fare in the Mission. The walk is moderate with some hills, Approx. 1.50 hours. Call Ed Letkeman at 250-808-7869 for more information.
March 27 2019 Lower Boucherie: Car pool from PAC at 9.00 AM to the park on the corner of Vineyard Dr. and Ridge Blvd. which is near Mission Hill Winery. This walk is approximately 1 Hour and is mostly flat with a few small hills, beautiful views and homes. Coffee at Tim Hortons at the Shopping Centre on HWY 97 on Westside Road. (For more information, call Robin Jarman at 778-478-2760).
Special advanced Trek 10:00 AM Friday March 29th from Coyote Ridge to Lake: This hike is more advanced from moderate too difficult as climbing several hills. Good hiking boots, poles and extra water are recommended. Car pool from PAC at 10:00 AM to the end of Union off Glenmore. Please pack your lunch in your backpack with extra water as we will have lunch at the top. The views are incredible at the top and along the trail. Approximately 3 hours. (For more information call Ed Letkeman at 250-808-7869).
Reminder: Anyone providing car pool must have $2 million 3rd Party Liability Insurance