November 16, 2017 niagarabrucetrailclub.org

Earlier this year, NBTC club member-leaders Bruce Manion, Bill Russell, and Carol Taylor led a series of youth hikes at the invitation of Jessica Ferroni, Education Director for St. John’s Presbyterian Church Youth Camp in Grimsby ON. Three hikes with groups of 9-10 children, drawn from Grades 2 to 8, went up the Bruce Trail…

November 12, 2017 Margaret No comments exist

This November 11th, thirty-two hikers gathered in Port Dalhousie Lakeside Park by 7am to board a bus for Port Colborne. Driving from Pickering, Meaford, Hagersville, Woodstock and places in between they were ready for the long day ahead. Excited to get started they barely noticed the -7C temperatures.  Proud to display the poppy, they set…

November 5, 2017 niagarabrucetrailclub.org No comments exist

“There’s no excuses anymore for tumbling, slipping and sliding down the embankment to Decew Falls. New signs posted by the city warn visitors to the St. Catharines attraction by Morningstar Mill to stay on the trail for their own safety. “The signs are meant to be preventative in nature, just to make people aware there…

November 5, 2017 Margaret No comments exist

The Annual Landowners Appreciation Potluck Dinner was well attended on Friday, November 3 at Rockway Community Centre in Lincoln.  Landowners and members were treated to a huge array of delicious entrees and desserts.  Thank you to all the members for their contributions to this splendid variety of food. It takes a lot of volunteers to…

October 31, 2017 Margaret

What’s NEW?   LATEST News BLOG showcasing happenings on the trail Photos – lots of photos Information about VOLUNTEER positions HISTORY – with list of past presidents Separate page for HIKE LEADER RESOURCES with the waiver form   What’s the SAME? Same address: www.niagarabrucetrailclub.org Still access GRAPEVINE & HIKE SCHEDULES Information about the TRAIL and…

October 13, 2017 Margaret

No hiking in Short Hills Provincial Park due to Deer Harvest. The harvest will take place on the following dates: NOVEMBER 11 & 12, NOVEMBER 25 & 26 and DECEMBER 4 & 5, 2017. For more details: NOTICE   Ontario Honouring Treaty Rights with First Nation Deer Harvest in Short Hills Provincial Park, November 11,…

October 12, 2017 niagarabrucetrailclub.org

BTC members Hedley & Lari, from Jarrahdale, Australia, arrive in Queenston 12 October 2017 after hiking 39 days straight. They started in Tobermory on September 4th and after many slips, trips and mosquito nips, have completed the entire Bruce Trail. They are shown here having a celebratory drink with NBTC Landowner Relations Officer Ruth Moffat….