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Join Hiking Buddies on their next adventure.   "One touch of nature makes the whole world kin" William Shakespeare

New members are warmly welcomed!

Who is this group for? Individuals, couples and young adults who want to hike, socialize and have some fun adventures exploring trails.  The average age of the group is 30 to 65, hiking pace is moderate and distance varies so sign up for the hikes you want to do.

How do I join this group?  Click the Join Now link on the website is step one.  Your membership will be pending untill your yearly membership is sent in.  You can etransfer the yearly $25 fee to or us Paypal to send it in.  Text or call if you have questions 905-409-2762  

When do we hike? Mostly on the weekends and at least twice a month.  Hikes are usually 2 to 4 hours  (usually 7 klms to 10klms) and sometimes include weekends away.  Hiking times, distance, dates and details are found on the membership calendar when you sign up.

Where do we hike? We do a lot of hiking in the Durham Region and mix it up with adventures north, west, south and east of Durham Region to places like Algonquin, Hamilton, Owen Sound, Lyndsay and Orangeville.

What Can I expect? Adventures that explore the beauty of nature.  Hiking Buddies is a small business I've delighted in creating.  The hiking pace is moderate with an allowance to time enjoy the sites, take pictures and climb into a cave.  Sign up for as many as you like, each hike is posted on the website with lots or details.  Membership covers all regular hikes and we've been hiking for 6 years!  There are additional costs for special events like weekends away or wine tastings tours.  Come out as often as you can and explore water falls, caves, old growth forests and pot luck socials.

"Let natures peace flow into you, as sunshine flows into the trees.  Absorb the beauty that surrounds, and cares drop off like autumn leaves."  Heather Walter

How much is it? The membership fee is $25 for the calendar year.  (fee reduced further into the year) You are buying my services to organize you, lead you and delight you with new and fun experiences. You are also getting fellowship with the buddies and they are a great, great bunch!  The best!  Just want to try out a hike?  If you don't enjoy your first hike you will be refunded, no questions asked.  

How do I join and see the upcoming hikes? Become a member and things to include when you sign up, your photo and last name or initial for easy management of payments and attendance records.   Email me your email address to request a Hiking Buddy membership or just Etransfer $25 to (security question:  what are the best buddies to have?  security answer: hikingbuddies )  and receive a confirmation of registration.  

Heather Walter

Hiking Buddy Organizer &

Inner Balance Coach of Courageous Confidence

905-409-2762 or

We're 2,439 Buddies

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Upcoming Meetups

  • Wednesday, June 1, 2016 6:30 PM

    Hike From Cullen Gardens Whitby

    10 Buddies attending
  • Saturday, June 4, 2016 10:00 AM

    Elora Gorge Trail Hike

    50 Buddies attending
  • Wednesday, June 8, 2016 6:30 PM

    Workout Wednesday Evening Hike!

    3 Buddies attending
  • Saturday, June 11, 2016 10:00 AM

    Orono Hike

    18 Buddies attending
  • Saturday, July 30, 2016 7:15 AM

    Spectacular Waterfall Hike, New York

    47 Buddies attending
  • Wednesday, August 31, 2016 6:30 PM

    Wednesday Workout Evening Hike!

    1 Buddies attending
  • Friday, September 23, 2016 1:00 PM

    Owen Sound/Tobermory to Hike the BEST of the Bruce Trail!

    38 Buddies attending
  • Wednesday, September 28, 2016 6:30 PM

    Wednesday Workout Evening Hike!

    1 Buddies attending
  • Wednesday, October 12, 2016 6:30 PM

    Wednesday Workout Evening Hike!

    1 Buddies attending

Your organizer's refund policy for Hiking Buddies!

Your organizer will refund you if:

  • If after the first hike they don't want to continue.

Whitby, ON

Founded Apr 12, 2009


Heather, Connor Walter, Nelson

Hiking Buddies Membership

CAD25.00 Good till Dec 31/16

This covers: Participation in all regular hikes till the end of the calandar year.

Payment is accepted using:

  • PayPal

Your organizer will refund you if:

  • If after the first hike they don't want to continue.

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