Serious Hiking on The Oak Ridges Trail; Level III, No Dropouts, 4.5km pace, 16.5 km

Friday, February 17 2012 Car hike Level II/III – Oak Ridges Trail, Whitchurch-Stouffville (Map 4 ORTA)
16 km 4.5 km/hr Variable

No dropout, Refreshments after, Bring your snowshoes (or ice footwear) in case required. Depart 9:30 am, Hall Tract parking area. From Hwy 404 (exit 45), drive 7 km east on Aurora Rd (York Rd 15), then drive 1.1 km north on McCowan Rd (York Rd 67), keeping a lookout for the (easy to miss) parking lot on your right. Charlie Atkinson, A series of loops – connecting the main trail with the Hall, Eldred King and Hollidge Side Trails. Hike pace and distance may change depending on the trail conditions and whether we hike or snowshoe.