National Capital Region Events

Dec
8
Thu
[HIKE] Morris Island Trails
Dec 8 @ 10:00 am
[HIKE] Morris Island Trails
Date of hike:  December 8
Name of hike:  Trails on Morris Island                  
Hike Leader : Nel Ahmed, nelahmed7@gmail.com
Start time :  10.00 am
Start Location : Parking lot of the Morris Island Conservation Area, 156 Morris Island Drive
                                NOTE : There is a $ 6.00 parking fee
Distance :   Approx 8 km
Group Size : Maximum 15 
Route details :   https://ridewithgps.com/routes/38053432
What to bring/wear : Hiking boots, dress appropriately for the weather, lunch/snacks and a drink
Pre-registration times : Tuesday December 6 @ 8 pm – Wednesday December 7 @ 6pm
Sign up Link:
https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/1UPM2c3EpORLBac3pjSbJWoIrUqJUfuC2?
Dec
22
Thu
[HIKE] Jack Pine/ Stoney Swamp Sectors of NCC Greenbelt Trails
Dec 22 @ 9:30 am
[HIKE] Jack Pine/ Stoney Swamp Sectors of NCC Greenbelt Trails

Jack Pine/ Stoney Swamp Sectors of NCC Greenbelt Trails from P13 (Bruin Rd.)

Date : Thursday, Dec. 22, 2022

Hike Leader : France Brule mary_frances_brule@hotmail.com

Start : NCC P13 Greenbelt Bruin Rd off Cedarview Drive. https://ncc-ccn.gc.ca/places/stony-swamp

Start Time : 9:30 AM

AllTrails Route : https://www.alltrails.com/explore/map/map-november-25-2021-8-45-pm-aff82e8

Ride with GPS Route : https://ridewithgps.com/routes/38083505

The walk will take place in Greenbelt Stony Swamp and Jack Pine trail sectors starting at NCC Greenbelt P13 parking area . The walk will be on flat wide NCC trail through mainly forested areas. Please wear your hiking boots and bring spikes / poles in case of icy conditions. The walk will be about 2.5 to 3 hours depending on pace. 

 Group Size : 15 including leader 

What to wear/bring : Sturdy footwear, Dress for the weather, Small pack for water and snack/lunch, Hiking poles, if you wish.

Lunch : Bring your own lunch ; Coffee after the hike

Sign up between Tuesday December 20@ 8 pm and Wednesday Dec. 21 @  3 PM

Sign-up link:

https://drive.google.com/drive/folders/1UPM2c3EpORLBac3pjSbJWoIrUqJUfuC2?usp=sharing