Schedule for January 25th and 26th…

Jan 25/20 Saturday snowshoe the Osprey Trail Loop and visit Oasis campsite in Kouchibouquac Park easy 8 kms. Meet at Irving Station, Dieppe at 9 a.m. or waxing hut parking KNP at 10:15 a.m.

Event leader : Kevin 871-4457

Jan 26/20 Sunday hike or snowshoe the Riverfront Trail from St. Anselme church to Dover Road and return 12 kms easy ( half the distance for snowshoe event ).

Meet in parking lot across from St. Anselme church at 10 a.m.

Event leader : Rolande 384-8770

Tks….Yvon

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Correction the new event is for Saturday February 22nd…

Snowshoe on the Dobson Trail section from Laverty Road to campsite and return on logging road and bushwhack through the woods back to Laverty Road approximately 9 Kms easy.

Meet at Petro Canada in Riverview at 10 a.m.

Event leader Bill Mayo at 854-4437

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A message for our members going on the Acadia Park Trip… Yvon & Germaine have reserved campsite is D 10. If you plan on going make your reservations accordingly.

Tks…Yvon

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Winter schedule is now online, important planning meeting for the summer camping trip and an event for Saturday December 28th…

First a message from Paul…

Greetings all, If some are up for it I am going to lead a hike this Saturday Dec. 28th to Adair’s Wilderness lodge near Poley Mountain. I plan to do what I call the Walton Lake Loop. I will do it counter-clockwise saving the nicest part for the second half of the hike. Lunch at the lake.

The conditions should be good with 2 degree temps., sun and a light breeze. Rated moderate, between 3 and 3.5 hours. A couple of water crossings that traditionally we have managed to cross without getting wet. Relaxation at the lodge after the hike. Meet time at 10:00 at the Irving on Champlain or at Adair’s at 11:15 ish. Grippers just in case although I suspect we will not need them.

Call Paul 381-0397

The winter schedule is now online… you can view the January, February and March events under the Upcoming Events… link at the top of the main page. Let us know if there are any events you would like to lead or any corrections needed.

There is a important meeting coming up soon for the summer camping trip…

January 8th Wednesday – camp/hike planning session at Sobeys, Vaughan Harvey Blvd 7pm. ACADIA PARK reservations begin Jan 10/20 for the camp/hike week June 21-26 (Sun-Fri) Mount Desert Campground 1-207-244-3710, 516 Sound Drive, MT. DESERT, Maine 04660

Discussions include; trip planning sub-committees and hike leaders.

Have a happy and safe New Years celebrations…

Dave

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Found this interesting Youtube video on the Bay of Fundy Biosphere Reserve…

Featuring our own Paul Gaudet… and many of our favourite hiking spots.

https://youtu.be/qrwm9I2lR-I

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