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Chickakoo Lake Recreation Area (4/1/2017)

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The Basics:
Event Type:Hike
Event Location: Chickakoo Lake Recreation Area
Date(s) & Time:Sat, Apr 1 2017  10:30 AM
Registration Cut Off: Sat, Apr 1 2017 7:00:00 AM
Event Duration:Up to 5-6 hours approx (including travel time)
Difficulty Rating:D2: Easy to Moderate
Event Coordinator(s): Sandie
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Member Cost:Voluntary Donation Only (See Below)

Participant Info:
Who's Invited: Members Only, 18 And Older Only
Maximum Group Size:20
Minimum Group Size:4
Number Registered So Far: 10 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)
Are Dogs Permitted: Yes

Itinerary:

Come and explore the scenic trails at Chickakoo Lake Recreation Area, west of Edmonton. There are four interlinking trails - Indian Ridge, Natures Way, Woodland Lookout, and Cranberry Corner Trails for a total of ~12km. The terrain is mainly gently rolling hills, but there are a few steeper sections too, for a bit of a workout. There are picnic tables and outhouses along the trails.

Click on the links for more info: Parkland County Webpage and Chickakoo Trail Map.

To recognize me, I will be wearing a royal blue EOC cap and standing next to a silver Toyota Rav4.

We will begin the hike around 10:30-10:45 AM at the Chickakoo Lake Recreation Area trailhead.


Required Items to Bring:
Water
Lunch/snacks
Suitable walking/hiking clothing, & footwear
Ice grips
Recommended Items to Bring:
Use our Event Checklists to make sure you have everything you need.
Hiking poles
Gaitors
Camera

How to Get There:
Event Directions:West on Highway 16 from Edmonton, turn north onto Highway 779 (Range Road 10) at the road sign. Follow the signs to Chickakoo or turn left at TWP 534, right at RR 13, left to stay on RR 13 and then right at Chickakoo.

**Please let me know via email or text if you want to participate in a carpool, I'll be leaving near downtown around 9:30AM.

Notes:

- We encourage all members to follow our Etiquette Guidelines at all times while participating in EOC events.
- Please scroll through and read the entire online waiver when you sign up.
- Details of this event are subject to undergo a change at any point in time, with or without warning.

 
Voluntary Donation:What is this?)
Suggested donation amount for this event is: $2.00/Person.

Cancellation/Partial Attendance:
Please review our Cancellation Policy carefully!