The registration for the Hike Ontario Summit on the 45th Anniversary of the Rideau Trail Association will be open on the Hike Ontario website tomorrow. Please inform your members. We look forward to having a great time with hikers and trail association representatives from across the province. The registration will close on September 24th.
The Summit is the chance for our members to participate in our Annual Meeting. You can find past Annual Reports on our website at http://hikeontario.com/about/annual-reports/
If you have a nominee for a Volunteer of the Year Award, please submit it using this link:
I hope you all continue to have a great summer and that we see many of each other from September 30 to October 2nd in Perth!
Tom Friesen (President – Hike Ontario).
“Hike Ontario Summit 2016” (Sept. 30 – Oct. 2, 2016)
The Hike Ontario Summit is THE EVENT to celebrate trails and hiking across the province of Ontario. Held in Perth this year to celebrate the 200th anniversary of that scenic and historic town, we will also be celebrating the 45th anniversary of the Rideau Trail, one of Ontario’s oldest and most scenic trails.
Come to Canada’s oldest golf course Links O’Tay for a Friday Hiker’s Pub.
Topics will explore: Lyme disease, Bill 100 and landowners, Hike Leadership, Young Hikers’ Program, Urban Poling, Mood Walks, Using Digital Media Technology, Starting an Emergency Fire, Historical Walks, Hiking Trail Associations: Successes and Challenges.
Dinner will celebrate the Rideau Trail, with its founder Doug Knapp presenting, Volunteer Awards will be presented. Breakfast on Sunday will be available as a chance to celebrate Ontario’s Trails and our successes.
Public Hikes will be offered on Sunday morning. Come and celebrate Ontario’s Trails with us!
Summit & Dinner $50
Summit ONLY $25
Dinner ONLY $30