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Wednesday Hike with River Valley Holiday Lights (12/19/2018)

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The Basics:
Event Type:Urban Hike
Event Location: Victoria Park Skating Oval, 12222-12254 River Valley Rd NW
Date(s) & Time:Wed, Dec 19 2018  6:50 PM
Registration Cut Off: Wed, Dec 19 2018 6:00:00 PM
Event Duration:~2 hours
Difficulty Rating:D3: Moderate
Event Coordinator(s): Mark G
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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:16
Minimum Group Size:4
Number Registered So Far: 12 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)
Are Dogs Permitted: Yes

We will start out at 7:00 PM sharp. Meet at Victoria Park skating oval parking lot 12130 12222-12254 River Valley Rd. From Victoria Park will we go up to Victoria Park Road area, and then down across the river at Groat Road. We will then hike through Emily Murphy & Kinsmen Parks. We will then cross the Walterdale Bridge & head back towards the Victoria Park parking lot. We should have a good view of the Christmas lights downtown and in the River Valley.

We'll be meeting in the gravel parking lot at Victoria Park skating oval parking lot 12222- 12254 River Valley Rd. I will have a blue EOC cap hanging on the antenna of my car, so you can recognise me.

Difficulty: the walk will be at a "moderate- brisk" pace (approx 5km/h)
This urban hike will be about 9 km.

Dogs are welcome on this hike, however they must be leashed because there is no off-leash area where we are going. If you are bringing your dog(s) please note this when you sign up for the event.

Required Items to Bring:
- Weather appropriate clothing
- Comfortable, supportive hiking footwear with good traction
- Ice cleats
Recommended Items to Bring:
Use our Event Checklists to make sure you have everything you need.
- Water
- Egg Nog

How to Get There:
Event Directions:Victoria Park parking lot, 12222-12254 River Valley Rd NW. Look for Mark with a blue hat hanging from the antenna of his car.
see map below


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- 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:
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