April 22, 2017
The Toronto Bruce Trail Club Annual Meeting
May 16, 2017
Toronto Island Hikes to the end of June are cancelled due to flood conditions.
For information please contact the Toronto Ferry Terminal at (416) 392-8193
May 25, 2017
2017 HIKER INITIATION PROGRAM (HIP)
The Toronto Bruce Trail Club will be offering our introduction to hiking and the Club's program again in 2017.
The introductory session will be held on the evening of May 25 at the Central YMCA in downtown Toronto 6:30 to 8 pm
An equipment session will be held at the downtown MEC on Saturday May 27, 2-4 pm.
The introductory hike will be held at Scotsdale Farm on Sunday June 11th with a bus departing Islington at 10 am.
Registration for the events will be opening later this week. Please email me at tbtchikedirector@gmail if you have any questions in the meantime
June 10, 2017
Coach Trip to the BTC 50th Anniversary Celebration, Tobermory
Saturday, June 10, 2017
Join us for the Bruce Trail Conservancy's 50th Anniversary Celebrations in Tobermory, commemorating 50 years since the official opening of the Bruce Trail. Take in the full day of programs at this unique event, including: the formal ceremony at the Bruce Trail Northern Terminus Cairn, lunch at the Tobermory Community Centre, Bruce Trail historical displays, a silent auction, your choice of a short (1 hr, 2.5 km) or long (2 hr, 7 km) hike to Burnt Point Loop, and a ticket on one of the 90-minute chartered Boat Cruises on Georgian Bay. Transportation will be by restroom-equipped coach bus.
Event details on the BTC website: brucetrail.org/events/135
All inclusive cost:
$46 for members
$60 for non-members.
Market Research study completed.
The strongest interest in hiking was from those aged 18 to 34, in the Halton Region and/or with higher
incomes. There was also a high level of interest from persons involved in related activities such
as tree planting and among south Asians in the GTA.
Ontario hiker hiked the entire Bruce Trail - 50 times over - setting a new record for Bruce Trail end-to-ends
Remembering Todd Bardes: late president of the Toronto Bruce Trail Club
Halton Hills Chapter Newsletter - Jan 8, 2017 - April 1, 2017
Halton Hills Newsletter: April 9 to July 2, 2017