Hike & Snowshoe Series

Hike & Snowshoe Series

Join us for guided winter hiking & snowshoeing! 

Outdoor enthusiasts rejoice – the hike & snowshoe series is here! Get ready to breathe in that crisp winter air, snowshoe through sparkling snow, and discover some great local outdoor gems. 

 

We're thrilled to team up once again with seasoned Hike Ontario and Thames Valley Trail Association hike leader, Rebecca Patkau to lead this hiking series. Rebecca has explored extensively in our area and is excited to share nature's local treasures on the hikes she has assembled exclusively for FCSSC members.

 

Winter 2022 Hike & Snowshoe Series Details

Hikes are intended to take place on Sunday mornings for 6 consecutive weeks. Hikers must have their own means of transportation to reach the trail heads (could take up to 45 min to reach).

 

Join Rebecca and enjoy the natural beauty that surrounds the Forest City!

 

Beginner series: 10:30a.m. sundays This league is well-suited for beginners. Hikes are 1-3k each week, travelling at a relatively slow pace, and lasting about an hour. 

 

Experienced series: This league is recommended for slightly more experienced hikers and those with a moderate fitness level. Hikes are usually 3-5 km each week, travelling at a moderate pace, and lasting 1.5 hours. 


 

Find more details about our winter hike & snowshoe series below. Registration deadline is Wednesday, January 4th @ 11:59pm!

 
Orienteering
  Open

Winter 2023 Hike & Snowshoe Series (Experienced) - Sunday

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If you join us for 6 weeks of Hiking/Snowshoeing, you can expect:
- An inclusive environment recommended for slightly more experienced hikers and those with a moderate fitness level. Excursions are usually 3-5 km each week, travelling at a moderate pace, and lasting 1.5 hours. (Newer hikers are invited to check out our 'Beginner' series!)
- An exclusive curated collection combination of hiking and snowshoeing excursions, with up to 3 weeks of snowshoeing (gear rental included!), dependent on weather and trail conditions
- Leadership from seasoned Hike Ontario and Thames Valley Trail Association hike leader, Rebecca Patkau
- A social environment to connect with nature as well as like-minded outdoor enthusiasts!
- To provide your own means of transportation to reach the trail heads (could take up to 45 min to reach)

1.22, 1.29, 2.5, 2.12, 2.26, 3.5

8:30 AM

Orienteering
  Open

Winter 2023 Hike & Snowshoe Series (Beginner) - Sunday

More Info
More Info

If you join us for 6 weeks of Hiking/Snowshoeing, you can expect:
- An inclusive environment open to all and well-suited for beginners. Excursions are 1-3k each week, travelling at a relatively slow pace, and lasting about an hour. (More experienced hikers are invited to check out our 'Experienced' series!)
- An exclusive curated collection combination of hiking and snowshoeing excursions, with up to 3 weeks of snowshoeing (gear rental included!), dependent on weather and trail conditions
- Leadership from seasoned Hike Ontario and Thames Valley Trail Association hike leader, Rebecca Patkau
- A social environment to connect with nature as well as like-minded outdoor enthusiasts!
- To provide your own means of transportation to reach the trail heads (could take up to 45 min to reach)

1.22, 1.29, 2.5, 2.12, 2.26, 3.5

11:30 AM