Pine Ridge

PLEASE NOTE: GHTA Hiking Guidelines as of July 6, 2021 (subject to change)

  1. Up to 25 people can gather outdoors.
  2. It is still necessary to physical distance of 2 meters.
  3. Pre register for the hike by contacting the hike leader.
  4. Car pool only with people in your bubble.
  5. Please do not attend the hike if you are self-isolating because of symptoms or exposure to someone suspected of having COVID 19.

Saturday, October 2 < EASY> 12 km
Port Britain and Lakeshore Road
9:30 am Meet and Park at Home Hardware parking lot, Toronto Rd., Port Hope.
Bring a lunch and a drink.
Contact: Rita at 289 252-2399 if you wish to attend.

Sunday, October 3 < MODERATE > 7 or 14 km
Eddystone Loop with frying pan extension.
9:30 am Meet at Hwy 45/401 Commuter Parking Lot, Cobourg.
Bring a snack/lunch and a drink.
Contact: Bill at 289 252-2399 if you wish to attend.

Wednesday, October 6 < EASYGOING> 12 km
Centreton Area
9:30 am Meet and Park on Newton Road and the corner of County Road 22, near Centreton.
Bring a lunch and a drink.
Contact: Doug at 705 933-1591 if you wish to attend.

Saturday, October 9 about 10 km
Hike through fields, hills, railway trail near Bruce’s home.
9:30 am Meet and Park at Bruce’s Home, 6221 Campbell Road, Port Hope.
Bring a snack and drink. Soup, homemade bread and cheese will be provided by Bruce after the hike.
Contact: Bruce at 905 753-2602 if you wish to attend.

Sunday, October 10 – THANKSGIVING- NO HIKE

Wednesday, October 13 < MODERATE > 9 km
Northumberland Forest- Sweet Fern and Black Oak Loop with lunch at the Lookout.
9:30 am Meet and Park at the parking lot on the east side of Hwy 45, opposite Woodland Road.
Bring a lunch and a drink.
Contact: Bob at 905 885-1420 of you wish to attend.

Saturday, October 16 < EASY> 7.7 km
Bewdley, Benton, Gibb Hike
9:30 am Meet and Park at the Bewdley overflow parking lot, on the west side of Rice Lake Drive at Cavan Road.
Bring a snack and a drink.
Contact: Bill at 289 252-2399 if you wish to attend.

Sunday, October 17 < MODERATE > 8 or 15 km
Russ’s Creek, Alnwick/Haldimand Township
9:30 am Meet at Hwy 45/401 Commuter Parking Lot, Cobourg.
Bring a snack/lunch and a drink.
Contact: Rita at 289 252-2399 if you wish to attend.

Wednesday, October 20 < MODERATE PLUS> 12 km
Speechley Road Loop, Township and unmaintained Roads, north of Grafton.
9:30 am Meet and Park at the intersection of Wilson Road and Noble Road.
Bring a lunch and a drink.
Contact: Jay at 905 396-3895 if you wish to attend.

Saturday, October 23< MODERATE > 10 km
Clouston Road Area.
9:30 am Meet and Park opposite St. Anne’s Spa, on Massey Road, near Clouston Road.
Bring a lunch and a drink.
Contact: Darryl at cell 905 373-2463 or home 905 885-1747 if you wish to attend.

Sunday, October 24 6 km
Jamieson Rd./South Slope area
9:30 am Meet and Park at the corner of 5th Line and Jamieson Road, north of Port Hope.
Bring a snack and a drink.
Contact: Jan at 905 375-8188 if you wish to attend.

Wednesday, October 27 < MODERATE PLUS> 10 km
Northumberland Forest Green Trail B Loop.
9:30 am Meet and Park at Northumberland Forest Parking Lot off Beagle Club Road (west of Hwy 45, about 10 km north of Cobourg).
Bring a lunch and a drink.
Contact: Claire at 905 377-1973 if you wish to attend.

Saturday, October 30 < MODERATE > 10 km
Northumberland Forest- Elderberry, Dragonfly trails
9:30 am Meet and Park at the Universal Trails Parking Lot, off Bowmanton Rd.
Bring a lunch and a drink.
Contact: Stan at 905 885-9310 if you wish to attend.

Sunday, October 31 < EASY> 5-6 km
Back lanes of Port Hope
9:30 am Meet and Park at Port Hope Town Hall.
Bring a snack and a drink.
Contact: Jan at 905 375-8188 if you wish to attend.

Wednesday, November 3 < MODERATE > 11.5 km
Nawautin Shores, Grafton
9:30 am Meet and Park at Grafton Arena, off Hwy #2.
Bring a lunch and a drink.
Contact: John at 705 931-4537 if you wish to attend.

Saturday, November 6 < MODERATE > 10 km
Roads East of Baltimore – even mix of paved and forest trails.
9:30 am Meet and Park at O’ Grady Road, just south of Community Centre Road, Baltimore.
Bring a lunch and a drink.
Contact: Heather at 416 457-8730 if you wish to attend.

Sunday, November 7 < EASY> 5 km
Oak Hills Farm – leisurely, guided walk near Bewdley.
9:30 am Meet and Park at 4945 Oak Hills Road, Hamilton Township.
Bring a snack and a drink.
Contact: John at 416 998-1292 if you wish to attend.

Wednesday, November 10 < MODERATE > 11 km
Camborne Area – Jamieson, Donaldson and Morton Roads Area.
9:30 am Meet and Park at the bottom of Jamieson Road, at the corner of Kennedy Road and Jamieson Road.
Bring a lunch and a drink.
Contact: Lee at 905 376-3468 if you wish to attend.

Saturday, November 13 < MODERATE > 10 km
Hamilton Township- Percy Rose/Glen Gavel Loop using County roads and unmaintained roads.
9:30 am Meet and Park on Vic Lightle Road, opposite the cemetery, just north of Bethel Grove Road.
Bring a lunch and a drink.
Contact: Darryl at cell 905 373-2463 or home 905 885-1747 if you wish to attend.

Sunday, November 14 < EASY> 10 km
Wicklow Beach to Lakeport return.
9:30 am Meet and Park at the Wicklow Beach Boat Launch.
Bring a snack and a drink.
Contact: Hilda at 905 372-2395 if you wish to attend.

Wednesday, November 17 10 km
Bewdley Area East
9:30 am Meet and Park at the Bewdley overflow parking lot on the west side of
Rice Lake Drive, at Cavan Road.
Bring a lunch and a drink.
Contact: Bob at 905 885-1420 if you wish to attend.

Saturday, November 20 < EASY> 5 km
Hazel Bird Nature Reserve
9:30 am Meet and Park at Hazel Bird Parking Lot, 9639 Beavermeadow Road East, Baltimore.
Bring a snack and a drink.
Contact: John at 416 998-1292 if you wish to attend.

Sunday, November 21< MODERATE > 15 km
Bethany North Loop – view of the Buddhist Temple property.
9:30 am Meet and Park in Bethany at the intersection of Hwy 7 A and County Road 38.
Bring a lunch and a drink.
Contact: Melissa at 905 375-9033 if you wish to attend.

Wednesday, November 24 < MODERATE > 10 km
Burnley/Carmel Trail – footpaths and unmaintained roads east of Peter’s Woods.
9:30 am Meet and Park at Peter’s Woods Parking Lot, off MacDonald Road, north of Centreton.
Bring a lunch and a drink.
Contact: Jay at 905 396-3895 if you wish to attend.

Saturday, November 27 < EASY> 14 km
Rural roads and trails west of Sylvan Glen.
9:30 am Leaving from Home Hardware parking lot, Toronto Road, Port Hope.
Bring a lunch and a drink.
Contact: Rita at 289 252-2399 if you wish to attend.

Sunday, November 28 < EASY> 6 km
TCS and Waterfront Trail.
9:30 am Meet and Park at Port Hope Town Hall.
Bring a snack and a drink.
Contact: John at 705 931- 4537 if you wish to attend.

Wednesday, December 1 < EASY and MODERATE > 4 and 9 km
Hwy 35 @ Hwy 115 Park and Ride
9:30 am Meet and Park at this GO Parking Lot by using the above “ Hike Title” with Google Maps for your best route. We start both groups together, but will finish at different times. Car pooling should accommodate this situation.
Bring a snack and a drink.
Contact: Jim at 905 436-2499 if you wish to attend.

Saturday, December 4 < EASY> 5-6 km
President’s Walk
9:30 am Meet and Park
Bring a snack and a drink.
Contact: Bill at 289 252-2399 if you wish to attend.

Sunday, December 5 – No Hike

Wednesday, December 8 < MODERATE > 10 km
Bewdley Area East
9:30 am Meet and Park at the Bewdley overflow parking lot on the west side of Rice Lake Drive at Cavan Road. After the hike, those who wish can gather at Rhino’s for lunch and a beverage.
Bring a snack and a drink.
Contact: Claire at 905 377-1973 if you wish to attend.