Sept 7 @ 8:45 am – 3:00 pm
Distance: 11.5 km
Duration: 5-6 hrs
(1 hr travel each way, 3 hrs hiking, lunch break.)
Meeting: Parking lot of Giant Tiger
(477 Huron St, Stratford, N5A 5T8)
Time: 8:45 AM arrival & organization
9 AM sharp departure to car pool to starting point. Car shuttle will be used. Return to Stratford by 3 PM.
Hike Route Overview:
This trail follows the Maitland River’s meandering route, through the gorge, along a hog’s back ridge, through mature woodland, Morris Tract and Falls Reserve CA. This is a challenging hike with steep up and down sections, some with stairs. There are two outhouses along the route and an area for picnicking in the Falls Reserve CA.
Recommendations: Pack a snack, lunch and water.
Bug spray and sun protection advisable. Wear supportive comfortable footwear.