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We'll do a Nature hike along the Niagara Escarpment. Beautiful Fall Colours. Lots of trees, fresh air and photo ops. This is a great opportunity for ALL members to get out in the Fresh Air. The hiking pace will be leisurely. We will be hiking for approx 2-3 hours, depending on the group. I will take you to 5 of the spectacular lookouts dotting the edge of towering cliffs, like the Buffalo Crag Lookout, Trafalgar Lookout & the Nassagaweya Lookout. These are some of the best combined hiking & scenic viewing on the Niagara Escarpment. While on the trails I will point out some 400 year old cedars, I will take you down the stairs to the bottom of the towering rock climbing cliffs. During the warmer months, Turkey Vultures careen across the sky. If you’re lucky, you’ll see a ‘kettle’ of Turkey Vultures bobbing up and down on the thermals. We can chat over coffee at a local place afterwards. Cut off: Day before event. EVENT Fee : $5.00 per person ( No Refunds) Payment, e-transfer to my Secure payment to [masked] Event occurs Rain or Shine. Entry parking extra at gate approx $7.00. Meeting location after signup.
Explore the trails in Hilton Falls and you’ll come across stunning water features like the falls, the rivers, and the reservoir. You’ll also find history here when you see the old Mill Ruins. Hilton Falls is an outdoors experience conveniently located near the 401. Breathe in fresh air, You’ll feel recharged after a walk in the forest. The budding FALL COLOURS are a photographer’s delight. Hikers will love how they are deeply immersed in quiet forests. There are still tranquil trails and water features like the Hilton Falls, or the reservoir to experience quiet nature, and of course, to snap the perfect picture for your Instagram. There is a HUGE FIRE PIT near the water falls. You can Warm up on a cool day or Bring marshmallows and roast s’mores with near the falls itself. There is a Visitor center where you’ll learn a little history about the escarpment and previous inhabitants. We can chat over coffee at a local place afterwards. Cut off: Day before event. EVENT Fee : $5.00 per person ( No Refunds) Payment, e-transfer to my Secure payment to [masked] Event occurs Rain or Shine. Entry parking extra at gate approx $7.00. Meeting location to be given after sign up.