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Backpack Conditioning Hike (4/8/2018)

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The Basics:
Event Type:Urban Hike
Event Location: Brears Paw Off Leash Dog Park
Date(s) & Time:Sun, Apr 8 2018  2:00 PM
Registration Cut Off: Sat, Apr 7 2018 8:00:00 PM
Event Duration:2-2.5 hrs
Difficulty Rating:D3: Moderate
Event Coordinator(s): Susan D
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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:12
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

It is time once again to start getting ready for summer backpacking. We will start with a moderate two hour hike.

We will meet at Bears Paw dogs off leash park and hike above the Blackmud creek towards the Ellerslie Garden Centre.

Once at the Garden Centre, we can go in for a coffee or treat and then return to BearsPaw park.

If you plan to bring your dog, please bring a leash as we will be traveling thorough a neighbourhood park where dogs are required on leash.

Required Items to Bring:
Dress for the weather
Recommended Items to Bring:
Use our Event Checklists to make sure you have everything you need.
Hiking poles
depending on the conditions you may want to bring ice-cleats

How to Get There:
Event Directions:If coming from Anthony Henday take 111 St. Exit and head north. Turn right at 19th Ave. (7-11 store is your landmark). Travel to the first 4-way stop and turn right on 109 st. and follow around until you come to the dogs off leash park at the end of the road.

If coming from the Whyte mud take the 111 St. Exit and go south. Turn left at 19th Ave (7-11 landmark). At the first 4-way stop turn right on 109 st. and follow the road to the dogs off leash park .


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

Cancellation/Partial Attendance:
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