August 2017

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August 5, Saturday – Hike from Bennett Lake to Point Wolfe in Fundy National Park. Strenuous, 14 km, one big hill. Bring water shoes for river crossing. Meet at C.O.C. at 9:00 am or Park Headquarters at 10:15 am. Contact Ralph at 386-6579.

August 6, Sunday – Hike on the Dobson Trail from Prosser Ridge to Hayward Pinnacle and return Moderate 13 km. Meet at Riverview Mall on Coverdale Rd. at 10:00 am. Contact Elizabeth at 383-1853.

August 12, Saturday – Hike the Upper Salmon River Trail in Fundy National Park. Strenuous, 17.6 km. Bring water shoes. Meet at C.O.C. at 9:30 am or Park Headquarters at 10:45 am. Contact Daniel at 227-2512.

August 13, Sunday – Hike in Irving Nature Park. Moderate, 12 km. Meet at C.O.C. at 9:00 am. Contact Gerry at 386-1290.

August 18 – 20, Friday – Sunday – Camp & Hike in Fundy National Park or come along for a day. Enjoy the music at the “Rising Tide Festival”.

  • Saturday -Hike the Foster Brook Trail followed by the Shiphaven & Point Wolfe Beach Trails. One strenuous hill, one river crossing (Bring water shoes). Moderate to strenuous, 11 km. Meet at C.O.C. at 10:00 am or park headquarters at 11:15 am. Leader – Merlin
  • Sunday – Hike TBA. Meet C.O.C. at 9:00 am or park headquarters at 10:15 am. Leader – Ralph Contact Ralph at 386-6579 (if camping) or Merlin at 902-667-8224.

August 22, Tuesday – Hike the Richibucto Dunes followed by supper at a cottage near the wharf. BYO for BBQ or purchase a lobster. Moderate, 10 km. Meet at Irving Service Centre in Dieppe (across from Champlain Mall) at 10:00 am. Contact Alice at 852-4962 or Claudia 233-6568.

August 26, Saturday – Hike the Devil’s Bend and Escarpment Trails in the Economy Falls area. Moderate to strenuous, 13 km. Bring water shoes. Meet at C.O.C. at 8:30 am or Amherst Centre Mall at 9:30 am. Contact Merlin at 902-667- 8224.

August 27, Sunday – Bike in Kouchibouguac National Park. Meet at C.O.C. Contact Alice at 852-4962.