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Grey Hares

Walking Tour of South Osborne Permaculture Commons

September 7, 2016
Grey Hares / NOVICE

Walking Tour of South Osborne Permaculture Commons and possible talk by Rod Kueneman. Includes walking a loop around the Riverview - Lord Roberts neighbourhoods, touring the many different community gardens involved with the Sustainable South Osborne Community Collective. Finish the outing with a treat at BDI. 

Contact / Registration: 

Contact Jennifer Johnsen/Kevin MacDonald 204-256-6145

Cycle Henderson Hwy to Lockport

September 28, 2016
Grey Hares / INTERMEDIATE

Contact / Registration: 

Cycle along Henderson Hwy (north of the perimeter) to Lockport, with lunch at the Half Moon Restaurant. Approximate distance 40 km return. Rating: Intermediate.To register or for more information, please contact June Thomson 204-837-6469.  

Birds Hill Park outing

December 7, 2016
Grey Hares / NOVICE

Birds Hill Park outing: hike Cedar Bog Trail (AM), campfire lunch, hike Whitetail Deer Trail (PM). 

Contact / Registration: 

Contact Kevin and Mary Ann Millar at 1-204-482-4987 or millark_ma@yahoo.ca to register.

Ski Bittersweet trails near Treherne

February 1, 2016
Grey Hares / ADVANCED

Ski Bittersweet trails near Treherne for those not going to HeclaEnjoy 20 km of classic and 14 km of skate ski trails of varying difficulty, from easy to difficult. Easier trails are toward the east side, more difficult trails and hills to the west side, central warming hut plus a new clubhouse at the trail head.

Contact / Registration: 

Contact Ted Harvey 204-889-5725 or tharvey50@shaw.ca.

Snowshoe Trip

January 18, 2017
Grey Hares / NOVICE

Snowshoe trip to either La Barriere Park or the Bois des Esprits riverside “monkey trails”. Contact John Gray 204-269-1765.

Contact / Registration: 

Contact John Gray 204-269-1765 to register.

Ski Bittersweet trails near Treherne

February 1, 2017
Grey Hares / ADVANCED

Ski Bittersweet trails near Treherne for those not going to HeclaEnjoy 20 km of classic and 14 km of skate ski trails of varying difficulty, from easy to difficult. Easier trails are toward the east side, more difficult trails and hills to the west side, central warming hut plus a new clubhouse at the trail head. 

Contact / Registration: 

Contact Ted Harvey 204-889-5725 or tharvey50@shaw.ca to register.

Ski the Ross Creek Trails

February 22, 2017
Grey Hares / INTERMEDIATE

Ski the Ross Creek Trails near Teulon. Enjoy skiing on groomed trails meandering along/across the wooded Ross Creek ravine, with warmng huts.

Contact / Registration: 

Contact Doris Orchyk for more info and to register 204-837-6166.

Cycle starting from Larter's Golf Course to Lower Fort Garry

May 10, 2017
Grey Hares / INTERMEDIATE

 

Tour Lower Fort Garry (free for Canada's 150 anniversary this year). Meet at 9:00 am in the parking lot by the river across from Larter's. Pack a lunch and bring your bike lock.

 

Contact / Registration: 

Register with trip leader Brian Wagg bwaggwpg@gmail.com or 204-663-8333. Note: Advise Brian if you wish a more leisurely outing and every attempt will be made to accommodate this option.

Paddle down the Brokenhead River

May 17, 2017
Grey Hares / INTERMEDIATE

 

Near Vivian and Nourse on Highway 15, which is close to Winnipeg. This upper section of the Brokenhead is best paddled in May or June. The Brokenhead canoe routes are well described in “Through Field and Forest: A Canoe Companion for the Brokenhead River” by Dusty Moulinski. Note: This is a new exploratory trip for the Grey Hares.

 

Contact / Registration: 

For more information and to register, contact John Gray at john.gray@mts.net or 204-269-1765.

Grand Marais and Grand Beach Hike

May 17, 2017
Grey Hares / INTERMEDIATE

Hike along the Trans Canada Trail on the east shore of Lake Winnipeg, from the Lakeshore Heights cottage area right up to Grand Beach Provincial Park (ca. 10-12 km.).

 

Contact / Registration: 

Contact  Rose Kuzina at rkuzina@mymts.net after May 9. Note: Advise Rose if you wish a more leisurely outing and every attempt will be made to accommodate this option.

Hike on a new section of Trans Canada Trail in Lac du Bonnet area

May 24, 2017
Grey Hares / INTERMEDIATE

Hike from Pinawa Dam west and then north through a wildlife management area, on a new trail.   Distance about 10 km one way, flexible depending on the group. 

 

Contact / Registration: 

Contact trip leader Kathy Picard 1-204-345-8422 or kdpicard@mymts.net. Note: Advise Kathy if you wish a more leisurely outing and every attempt will be made to accommodate this option.

Urban Cycle

May 31, 2017
Grey Hares / INTERMEDIATE

Starting at Duck Pond in Assiniboine Park and beyond.

Contact / Registration: 

Register with trip leader, Ted Harvey at 204-889-5725 or tharvey50@shaw.ca.  Note: Advise Ted if you wish a more leisurely outing and every attempt will be made to accommodate this option. 

Cycle on the Headingly Grand Trunk Trail to Beaudry Provincial Park

June 28, 2017
Grey Hares / INTERMEDIATE

Cycle on the Headingly Grand Trunk Trail to Beaudry Provincial Park, and cycle on the Lido Plage Rd.

 

Contact / Registration: 

Contact Daniela Rempel 204 633- 0668 or danielarempel@shaw.ca   Note:  Advise Daniela if you wish a more leisurely outing and every attempt will be made to accommodate this option.

Cycle from Larter's Golf Course to Selkirk Park

July 12, 2017
Grey Hares / INTERMEDIATE

Cycle from Larter's Golf Course to Selkirk Park for a picnic lunch. We will be stopping to regroup at Lockport, Lower Fort Garry, and Selkirk along the way. Cycle time about 1 1/2 hours each way.  We will not be touring Lower Fort Garry on this trip.

 

Contact / Registration: 

Contact Brian Wagg bwaggwpg@gmail.com or 204-663-8333. Note: Advise Brian if you wish a more leisurely outing and every attempt will be made to accommodate this option.

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