O.W.A.C is a non for profit, semi-exclusive,private club of like-minded & fit individuals who get together to enjoy outdoor pursuits in each others company. Hiking, kayaking, cross-country skiing, and snow shoeing are among the sanctioned events. Our hike leaders are all officially certified by Hike Ontario.
This club has a $10.00 annual membership due to cover the cost of being officially affiliated with Hike Ontario and having our events sanctioned . Our affiliated club is listed here.
We currently have a VERY limited number of public membership openings for the 2016 season.
You must apply with your REAL first name and have a clear, identifiable picture of yourself on your profile page.
YOUR MEMBERSHIP DUE IS REQUIRED TO COVER GROUP INSURANCE COST.
You will receive a club patch and membership certificate when you join us and you can also apply for our distance rewards. ** Coming soon - The New Hikers Quick Reference Handbook will be giving to all new members to answer all your basic questions about hiking.
Proper outdoor clothing, footwear such as sturdy hiking shoes / boots, are mandatory. For safety reasons and to ensure the smooth operation of the hike /walk, hike leaders may turn away those who appear to be poorly prepared for the activity or who arrive late. No pets allowed. Find us at hikeottawa.ca