Hike Ontario Summit & 'Take a HIKE ON the Moraine' Celebration

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Aurora Seniors Centre

90 John West Way

Aurora, ON L4G 8A2

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Take a HIKE ON the Moraine

Hike Ontario Summit 2019

October 18-20, 2019

Hosted by Oak Ridges Trail Association


Friday, October 18, 2019

Pub Night (7:00 pm)

Location: Kelsey's Roadhouse
18158 Yonge St. Newmarket, L9N 0J3

Food and beverage costs are responsibility of the individual


Saturday, October 19, 2019

Aurora Seniors Centre
90 John West Way, Aurora

Hike Ontario Summit and Annual General Meeting

The price of admission is $30 and includes access to the Hike Ontario Annual General Meeting, Summit Celebrations, Workshops & Presentations, morning and afternoon refreshments, and a buffet lunch.

8:00-8:30 Set up/Registration

8:30-9:30 Hike Ontario Annual General Meeting

9:30-9:45 Comfort/Nutrition Break

9:45-10:15 HO 45th Anniversary & ORTA Presentation

10:15-11:15 Keynote address: Mike Bender

Trans Canada Trail Ontario - Beyond Connection

11:15-12:45 Buffet lunch provided followed by a guided hike at the Aurora Arboretum

12:45-1:45 Keynote address: David Crombie

Regenerating Communities: The Great Lakes Waterfront Trail, Trails and Ravines

1:45-2:00 Comfort/Nutrition Break

Workshop Sessions One – 2:00-3:00

1. Trail Advocacy

2. Trail Maintenance

3. Hiking Gear and Trail Apps

4. Proactive Risk Management for Hike Leaders

3:00-3:15 Comfort/Nutrition Break

Plenary Speaker – 3:15-4:15

Bob Henderson - “Every Trail Has a Story”

5:15 Dinner at an Aurora location (TBD)

(Participants order a la carte and pay their own)

8:00 Relaxed gathering at Newmarket Inn for those staying over


Sunday, October 20, 2019

Various hikes along the Moraine by ORTA hike leaders. One in the east, one in the west and possibly one central to accommodate the directions participants will be travelling home.


Accommodations

Newmarket Inn

18667 Old Yonge St, Holland Landing, ON L9N 0J2

(905) 895-4585 to make reservation. Be sure to state you are attending Hike Ontario Summit as a block of rooms have been reserved at a group rate.

https://www.newmarketinn.com/

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90 John West Way

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