Morning Hike: Sunday, December 16th

Rick and Maaike will lead us on a 9km hike on the Sweet Fern Trail in the Northumberland Forest.

Start Time: 10:00
Meeting Location: Woodland Road parking lot (on the right side of 45, a couple of kilometers past Beagle Club Road if you are coming from the south)
Level of difficulty: moderate with some steep climbing sections. Icers and poles are helpful
Hike Leaders: Maaike Berg and Rick Nonnekes

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Night Hike: Thursday, December 13th

We will meet in the parking lot at the Port Hope Town Hall at 6:00 and then do a semi-urban hike of 5 to 8 kms. This week we will be hiking through Port Hope and enjoying the Christmas lights and displays. Feel free to wear festive lights, etc. These hikes are free to non-members. We just need a signed off-season waiver (see right side of NHCC homepage).

Start Time: 6:00
Meeting Location: Port Hope Town Hall parking lot
Hike Leader: Jim Berg

To let us know you are coming, please leave a comment.

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Tuesday Dec 11 Morning Hike-Explore

More exploring! Somehow we always manage to find new discoveries. This week Anita will lead the way to somewhere…about 7-8km. We’ll pop into the Dutch Oven afterward for coffee. We usually finish around 11am, so if you aren’t up for the hike, you can always join us for the social coffee time.

Start time: 9:30
Hike leader: Anita
Start location: Parking lot behind the Dutch Oven

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Sunday, December 9th: Morning Hike

Should be a sunny day so let’s start it off with a hike in the Northumberland Forest. We’ll go out for a couple of hours so dress in layers, bring fluids and a snack. Icers and poles might be good to tote along if you have some.

Start Time: 10:00
Meeting Location: parking lot at Morris Road (on the right before Beagle Club Road if you are coming from the south)
Hike Leader: Maria Siemiaszko

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Thursday, December 6th: Evening Hike

We will meet in the parking lot at the Port Hope Town Hall at 6:00 and then do a semi-urban hike of 5 to 8 kms. Last week we had 12 people out for the hike and ended up at Nookie’s Soul Kitchen for chicken wings.
This week we will be hiking up to Choate Road to check out the Christmas display. Feel free to wear lights, etc. These hikes are free to non members. We just need a signed off-season waiver (see right side of NHCC home page).

Start Time: 6:00
Meeting Location: Port Hope Town Hall parking lot
Hike Leader: Jim Berg

To let us know you are coming, please leave a comment.

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Tuesday Morning Hike: December 4th

We will meet in the north end of the Home Hardware parking lot at 9:30 and walk north through mixed commercial and residential areas. We will end up coming through Northampton Industrial Park and along the trail, finishing were we started. Distance approximately 7 km. Coffee and social at Craft after.

Start Time: 9:30
Meeting Location: north end of Home Hardware parking lot
Distance: aprroximately 7 km
Hike Leader: Roy Martin

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Thursday Night Hike: November 29th

We will meet in the parking lot at the Port Hope Town Hall at 6:00 and then do a semi-urban hike of 5 to 8 kms. Last week we had 9 people and 1 dog out for the hike and by popular demand we ended up at Nookie’s Soul Kitchen for chicken wings. These hikes are free to non members. We just need a signed off-season waiver (see right side of NHCC home page).

Start Time: 6:00
Meeting Location: Port Hope Town Hall parking lot
Hike Leader: Jim Berg
To let us know you are coming, please leave a comment

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Tuesday Morning Hike: November 27th

We’ll walk the streets heading towards the east end of town. After working our way back we will meet to socialize at Craft.

Start Time: 9:30
Meeting Location: parking lot behind Craft Food House
Leader: Paul Mills
Distance: 6 to 7 km

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Skiing in the forest today! Starting out easy!

Short notice, but we are going to meet at Beagle Club and go out for a ski today, Wednesday, November 21. Nothing too crazy, sticking to the easy routes. It’s a perfect opportunity to get a feel for those skis if you need a little practice.

Start time: 2:00pm
Difficulty Level: Beginner!
Location: Beagle Club Trailhead
Ski leader: Anita Macklin

If you think you can make it, leave a comment to let us and others know to expect you. Honestly, leaving a comment really does encourage others to come out!

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Tuesday Morning Hike-Explore: November 20

Last week we began exploring the far western end of town, and this week we will continue along some of the paths beyond Pebble Beach. Wear boots, we may go off-road a bit, aiming for about 7km. Then of course, there’s the optional (but you wouldn’t want to miss it) opportunity to head out for a coffee & bite to eat afterward.

Start time: 9:30am
Start location: Westwood Plaza (Westwood Dr. near Burnham St.)
Hike leader: Anita Macklin

Please let us know you are coming by leaving a quick comment. See you Tuesday!

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