Sandie's Hike: Dawson Park to Walterdale Bridge to Tawatinâ Bridge Loop - Sat, Jan 15 2022

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Sandie's Hike: Dawson Park to Walterdale Bridge to Tawatinâ Bridge Loop (1/15/2022)

PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED: Once you've reviewed the event details, and decided you'd like to join us, you MUST sign up at the bottom of this page.

You are STRONGLY encouraged to read this page in its entirety before signing up. If you'd like to attend, we ask that you abide by our rules and procedures as a time/cost saving process (with an end result of keeping membership free and lower cost events).

The Basics:
Event Type:Urban Hike
Event Location: Dawson Park
Date(s) & Time:Sat, Jan 15 2022  11:00 AM
Registration Cut Off: Sat, Jan 15 2022 9:30:00 AM
Event Duration:~2-2.5 hours
Difficulty Rating:D3: 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:8
Minimum Group Size:3
Number Registered So Far: 6 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)
Are Dogs Permitted: Yes


**NOTE: Please read all details in red below re: my EOC event COVID-19 Protocols before signing up!

**COVID-19: You must provide proof you are fully vaccinated on my EOC events. Thanks in advance for your cooperation.**

**Please note:
- I am only going to have 8 people max including myself on this event.
- This will be a moderately paced walk of ~5km/hr.
- This event will be weather dependent, please check the EOC calendar and your email for any updates.

About this walk: ~10-11km, ~2-2.5 hours

We will head west along the north side of the River Valley through the neighbourhood of Riverdale then through the following parks: Louise McKinney Riverfront, Rossdale, Irene Parlby as far as the Walterdale Bridge where we will cross the river to the south side. We will then continue through Queen Elizabeth Park, Nellie McClung Park, and Henrietta Muir Edwards Park and cross over the newly opened Tawatinâ Bridge to return to the north side of the river back to Dawson Park.

Just to let you know that there are a few hills on this walk and will be mostly on paved paths which could be icy.

Dogs are very welcome on this event but note that these trails are on leash only and please remember to pick up after your pooch.

**RE: COVID-19 Protocols:
All activities are being offered in full compliance with current provincial and federal COVID standards. We will practice being socially distanced (6’ / 2m apart) while participating on this event (eg. step off the path briefly to let others pass).

Please follow all COVID-19 Federal and Provincial rules, click HERE for info. For more COVID-19 FAQs, testing, and links from Alberta Health Services, click HERE.

I understand that:
• I do not have any new onset (or worsening) of any of the following:
- fever, cough, shortness of breath/difficulty breathing, sore throat, chills, painful swallowing, runny nose/nasal congestion, feeling unwell/fatigued, nausea/vomiting/diarrhea, unexplained loss of appetite, loss of sense of taste/smell, muscle/joint aches, headache, conjunctivitis (pink eye);
• I have not travelled outside of Canada in the last 14 days;
• I have not had close contact with a confirmed case of COVID-19 in the last 14 days; and
• I have not had close contact with a symptomatic close contact of a confirmed case of COVID-19 in the last 14 days.

*Note: I am not accepting cash donations on my events at this time but please do send donations to our Treasurer via an etransfer to:

Required Items to Bring:
- Mask
- Hand sanitizer
- Your own food & water
- ESSENTIAL: Appropriate footwear, ice grips, & clothing (running shoes not recommended)
Recommended Items to Bring:
Use our Event Checklists to make sure you have everything you need.
- Snacks
- Hiking poles
- Camera

How to Get There:
Event Directions:Dawson Park parking lot is located at 10298 - 89th Street.
Take Rowland Road to 89th Street, turn NORTH and continue as far as you can to parking lot.


- 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!