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Outdoor Activities for 2019-2020

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We are starting a monthly outdoor group in the parish that is open to the neighbours, parishioners, family, friends and any interested person – and faithful dogs when appropriate.

Fall Hike, Barrie Waterfront Trail - 20 Oct 2019.

https://www.barrie.ca/Living/ParksTrails/Trails/Pages/NorthShore.aspx 6 kilometers moderate walk along north shore of Kempenfelt Bay. Our first activity will be a leisurely six kilometer hike along the Waterfront Trail in Barrie. We will meet at the parking lot at Heritage Park at the base of Mulcaster Road at 2:00 p.m. We will go to Donaleigh’s Irish Pub for post-hike refreshments and snack. https://www.donaleighs.com/

Fall Hike, Tiny Trail - 17 Nov 2019.

https://maps.simcoe.ca/TrailsMedia/TinyTrail/PDF/TT.PDF We will meet at 2:00 p.m. in the Community Centre Parking lot in Elmvale and have a leisurely walk to Wyevale and back over a series of trellised railway bridges and to enjoy the fall colours. Please feel free to join us for a light snack and refreshments at Stealer’s Pub in Elmvale when we are done. https://steelersrestaurantpub.com/

Christmas Activity to be finalized - 15 Dec 2019.

Snow Shoeing or Cross Country Skiing - 19 Jan 2020.

Wye Marsh (Midland) or the Simcoe Museum. Details to be confirmed.

Ice skating - 16 Feb 2020.

Simcoe County Museum or Heritage Park Pond or City Hall. Details to be confirmed.

Maple Syrup tapping - 15 March 2020.

Details to be confirmed

Spring Hike - 19 April 2020

Tiny Marsh Trail for bird migration. We will meet at 2:00 p.m. at the Parking Lot for the Tiny Marsh Trail at 500 Tiny Flos Townline, Elmvale. There is a 1.3 kilometer loop trail as well as a series on longer trails through the marsh. https://maps.simcoe.ca/TrailsMedia/TinyMarshLoopTrail/PDF/TMLT.PDF

Fall Hike, Tiny Trail - 17 Nov 2019.

https://maps.simcoe.ca/TrailsMedia/TinyTrail/PDF/TT.PDF We will meet at 2:00 p.m. in the Community Centre Parking lot in Elmvale and have a leisurely walk to Wyevale and back over a series of trellised railway bridges and to enjoy the fall colours. Please feel free to join us for a light snack and refreshments at Stealer’s Pub in Elmvale when we are done. https://steelersrestaurantpub.com/

Canoe Trail - 17 May 2020.

We will canoe up the Nottawasaga River to the base of the Minesing Swamp (return). We will meet in the parking lot and picnic area at2:00 p.m. at the Edenvale Conservation Area off Highway 26. Please join us for a light refreshments and snacks and picnic in the Edenvale Conservation Area after the canoe trip. https://www.nvca.on.ca/Pages/Edenvale.aspx

Summer Activities.

We will aim to do a few activities during the summer and those details will be confirmed closer to the time.

Who Do I Talk Too?

Please talk to Father Simon for more details. He can be emailed at srbellza@bell.net or called or texted at 416 570 6898. Were possible we will borrow, hire or rent equipment where needed and will offer rides if needed.

 
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