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Wolf Willow Loop (16-18km) - Fast pace (1/14/2019)

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The Basics:
Event Type:Urban Hike
Event Location: Intersection of Wanyandi Way and Wize Ct
Date(s) & Time:Mon, Jan 14 2019  6:30 PM
Registration Cut Off: Mon, Jan 14 2019 5:30:00 PM
Event Duration:2.5-3 hours
Difficulty Rating:D5: Difficult
Event Coordinator(s): Beata
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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:3
Number Registered So Far: 3 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)
Are Dogs Permitted: Yes

We will meet in Wolf Willow Ridge at the designated Fort Edmonton Footbridge-parallel- parking-section located on Wanyandi Way, west of its intersection with Wize Court. Below is a google maps link to the exact meeting location

Meeting Location

- Whitemud Drive to 170 ST South
- turn left onto Wolf Willow Road,
- turn right onto Wanyandi Road
- look for a small blue sign labelled Fort Edmonton Foot Bridge on Wanyandi Road at its intersection with Wanyandi Way
- turn left onto Wanyandi Way.
- Follow Wanyandi Way a short distance along, and you will see permitted/signed curbside parking for Fort Edmonton Footbridge on the right (south) side of Wanyandi Way, west of its intersection with Wize Court.
- Park on the south side as described above, and we will meet by the Wize Court intersection.

The hike will be at a brisk pace and will include mostly wide snow covered paths. Length of hike will be approx. 16-18km and should take us 3.5-4 hours to complete.

We will meet at 6:20PM and the hike will begin at 6:30PM. We will begin by hiking down into the river valley and following snowy path towards Terwillegar Park. Once in Terwillegar there are more wide paths that we can take heading towards Anthony Henday. We will continue with a pace of 4.5-5km/hr. The loop continues around Anthnoy Henday footbridge and works its way back around the other side of the river through the ravine system in Wedgewood, and the river ridge along Donsdale and Gariepy. We eventually end up where we started.

Required Items to Bring:
  • Appropriate footwear
  • headlamp
  • water
  • Dress warm for the conditions
  • Recommended Items to Bring:
    Use our Event Checklists to make sure you have everything you need.

    How to Get There:
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    Please note this hike will be at a fast pace. If this is your first event with the club I would not recommend signing up, unless you have experience hiking with the club. Some participants may be moved to the wait list.
    - 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!