2022-2023 Winter Hiking Schedule:
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The most current Covid Protocols will apply to all events.
Masks are required at all indoor events

No registration required – Car pooling at your discretion - Guests Welcome – Please no pets
Please meet at the trailhead at the designated time and on arrival check in with the leader for a head count.

If cancellation is required due to weather conditions, you will be informed by email by 9:00am. Be sure to check your email!

December 14, 2022

Duntroon Cyder House - Outdoor Fireside Cyder Tasting

NATURE LEAGUE OUTDOOR
CIDER TASTING
December 14, 2022 1 pm to 4 pm
Duntroon Cyder House
3079 County Rd. 124, Duntroon, Ontario L0M 1H0

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January 11, 2023

Lora Bay Golf Course

Meet: in Parking Lot
Start Time: 10:30 a.m.
Directions: Take Hwy 26 west through Thornbury. The entrance to Lora Bay will be on your right. Turn right in the round about and then an immediate left into the parking lot.
Description: We will walk the trails at the Golf Course.
Leader: Robert Brand; Cell 705- 994-3384, no email; text only

January 18, 2023

Swiss Meadows

Meet: at trailhead
Start Time: 10:30 a.m.
Directions: Take Scenic Caves Rd. to the top. Turn right on Swiss Meadows Blvd and follow it to the stop sign at Maple Lane. Turn right, proceed to the end and park at the side of the road.
Description: Mostly level trail at the top of the Escarpment.
Leader: Rose Feaver; Cell 705-446-5204; Email: rose@roseincollingwood.com

January 25,2023

Nottawasaga Bluffs

Meet: at Trailhead
Start Time: 10:30 a.m.
Directions: Drive south on Hwy 124 to just before Singhampton. Turn left at the sign to Nottawasaga Bluffs Conservation area (Milltown Rd), then left on Ewing Drive, then left at next Nottawasaga Bluffs sign. Follow the road to parking lot on the right-hand side.
Description: Moderate terrain with one hilly section. Some rocky terrain. 4k. There is a voluntary payment box should you wish to make a donation to the Trail.
Leader: Robert Brand; Cell 705- 994-3384, no email; text only

February 1, 2023

Ganaraska Trail Wasaga Beach

Meet: at Trailhead
Start Time: 10:30 a.m.
Directions: Hwy 26 West to the roundabout and take Mosley Road/County Rd. 92. Continue to follow CR 92 which becomes River Road West. Continue to Oxbow Park Drive and turn right. Continue to Cameron Drive and turn left and left again on Woodland Drive. #30-42 Woodland Drive.
Description: 5.1 km. walk with some steep areas. Sand dunes are the attraction at the beginning of trail. Beautiful vistas along the way to enjoy nature. There is also access to a dirt road through the woods that makes for very easy hiking.
Leader: Noella Rusk; Cell 705-816-6635; email: noellarusk@gmail.com

Beautiful mixed woodlands, picnic on escarpment edge with sweeping valley views. Approx. 5.3 k., good footing, minor slopes, return on road allowance. Moderate difficulty.

Leader: Robert Brand; Cell 705-994-3384

February 8, 2023

Herman McConnell memorial forest

Meet: at trailhead
Starting time: 10:30 a.m.
Directions:From Collingwood, Take 6th Street to GR 119 turn left to Grey Road 19 and turn right .Continue to Grey Road 13 (crossing Grey Road 2) Turn right on Grey Road 13 and continue to Side Road 19 , turn left and continue past Grey Road 7 to 7th Line. Turn left on 7th Line and continue to Side Road 16C and turn left. Parking area near ending of road.
Description: 3.8 km easy snowshoe loop. Perfect winter walk.
Leader: Rose Feaver; Cell 705-446-5204; email: rose@roseincollingwood.com and Robert Brand; Cell 705-994-3384

February 15, 2023

Duntroon View Trail

Meet:at trailhead
Starting Time: 10:30 a.m.
Directions: Hwy 124 West to Duntroon – turn right on Highway 91 follow 91 to just past Concession 10 – park in Bruce Trail Parking Lot on right.
Description: Easy, in and out, approximately 4 km view of Collingwood. Optional additional side trail
Leader: Barb Euler; Cell (416)578-1744; email: bjeulerhike@gmail.co

February 22, 2023

Wasaga Turquoise Trails

Meet: at Trailhead
Start Time: 10:30 a.m.
Directions: Take Hwy 26 east to Mosley Road roundabout; then follow Mosley to River Road West. Take River Road West to Veteran’s Way, turn right and continue 1.4 km to Fernbrooke, and park on road.
Description: 4.8 km loop, approximately 2 hours. Good for all skill levels.
Leader: Noella Rusk email: noellarusk@gmail.com; cell 705-816-6635

March 1, 2023

Singhampton Lookout and Caves

Meet: at Trailhead
Start Time: 10:30 a.m.
Directions: Take Hwy. 124 South to Duntroon side road (Simcoe County Rd. 91). Turn right and proceed 5.5 km to "T" intersection (Clearview Osprey Town Line) turn right to end and park. Description: 3.9 km moderate loop with good views, not difficult.
Leader: Barbara Euler 416-578-1744; email: bjeulerhike@gmail.com.

March 8, 2023

Cranberry Golf Course

Meet: at Parking Lot
Start Time: 10:30 a.m.
Directions: Drive West on Hwy 26 past Cdn. Tire to Harbour Street. Turn left and proceed to parking lot at the end of the road.
Description: Flat terrain, good snowshoeing.
Leader: Noella Rusk; email: noellarusk@gmail.com, Cell 705-816-6635

March 15, 2023

Collingwood East Circuit

Meet: at Museum
Start Time:
Directions: St. Paul and Huron Street Description: Approx. 7 km walk, easy interesting sites, taking in Georgian Bay views and the pretty river
Leader: Noella Rusk email: noellarusk@gmail.com; cell 705-816-6635

March 22, 2023

George Christie Trail

Meet: Parking Lot Cranberry Golf Club house
Start Time: 10:30 a.m.
Directions: Highway 26 West to Harbour Street; turn left and proceed to parking lot at the end of the road
Description: We’ll walk along the Georgian trail and pick up the 11th line loop and walk back along the trail – approx. 5 km
Leader: Rose Feaver; Cell 705-446-5204; email: rose@roseincollingwood.com

March 29, 2023

Harbourview Paths

Meet: Canadian Tire Parking Lot
Start Time: 10:30 a.m.
Directions: From Collingwood, Hwy. 26 West to the Cdn. Tire centre Description: park at Canadian Tire – cross Highway 26 W – walk along the boardwalk to Millenium Park and return
approx 4 km
Leader: Barbara Euler 416-578-1744; email: bjeulerhike@gmail.com.

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