Sunday 1st at 2 pm
Level 1, moderate pace, 1-1.5 hrs
Contact Wendy Hoernig 519-524-6976 or Jerry Stirling 519-441-1318
Falls Reserve, Benmiller: Annual New Year’s Hike
Sunday 8th at 1 pm >>> CANCELLED DUE TO SNOW SQUALLS AND ROAD CLOSURES
Contact Con Melady 524- 8730 or Sjani Craig 524-9136
Level 2, moderate pace, 1.5 hrs
John Goldie Reserve: ski/snowshoe/hike
Saturday 14th at 9:30 am
Contact Patrick Capper 519-606-0016
Level 2, moderate pace, 1-1.5 hrs
Auburn to Pinery Line and back
Saturday 21st at 1 pm
Contact Anne Storey 519-529-3050
Level 1, moderate pace, 1.5 hrs
Saratoga County Forest: Snowshoe or … [Read more]
For some extra fun at the annual favourite Candlelit Walk – kickoff to Goderich Winterfest 2017 – come make your own lantern to light the trail! Attend one or both Lantern Making workshops at the Parks Department Shed on Parsons Court, Saturday, January 21 and Sunday, January 22 (two weeks before the Walk) from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm.
To display your wonderful lanterns on the trail and participate in a short, fun lantern parade at 7pm, Friday, Feb. 3, bring your lanterns to the Knights of Columbus Centre where you will light, parade and then install them where you like along the trail. Remember to take them home with you after the walk. … [Read more]
First the reminder: Hikers please remember there is no parking on Bishops Road when accessing the trail for our treks through the countryside along the trail.
Second: Hunting Season! Starts October 1st and there will be some trail closures during the months the hunters will be out, in, and around the trails.
Some restrictions to note:
September 24, 2016 – January 8, 2017: Maitland River – geese and duck hunting is permitted. Trails remain open due to the lower risk, but be aware.
November 7 to 13 and December 5 to 11, 2016 – Maitland Trail closed for controlled gun hunting for deer.
October 1 – December 31, 2016 ̵… [Read more]