News & Updates:
Longwoods Conservation Area Thanks TVTA For Our Help
With Free Day Use Admission for 2017
Thanks to those TVTA members who have volunteered to assist with the installation of new nature trail signs that will guide and inform hikers as they enjoy the pathways through Longwoods.
As a thank you for this help, the Lower Thames Conservation Authority is pleased to offer TVTA members free day use admisson to their conservation areas, including Longwoods Road and C.M.Wilson Conservation Areas for the year 2017 , effective immediately. As TVTA members , we can take advantage of this free admission, even if we are not on a TVTA sponsored hike.
To visit the conservation areas for free, we need to place our TVTA membership cards in plain sight on the dashboards of our vehicles. LTCA now patrol their conservations areas for proof of payment of admissions. These officers will have a copy of the TVTA membership card for comparision.
To view map of LTCA sites, click here
TVTA's Don’t Miss A Step Event: 2017
Thames Valley Trail Association in celebration of Canada’s 150 year anniversary is offering a special draw for those hikers who complete an E2E of our trail within this year.
Canada has a long legacy in preserving natural areas for us to enjoy and appreciate. TVTA continues to support this with the development and maintenance of its own trail that runs from Delaware to St. Mary’s, about 118km.
Draw prizes: 10- $15 MEC gift cards plus an E2E badge for the winners.
How to qualify for the draw:
1. Hike the TVTA trail and finish before the end of 2017.
2. Self-directed: Keep a log with name, date you hiked and what area you hiked on this date. Submit log to TVTA Activities Director (or to Pat J) when you complete the whole trail..
3. Join an organized TVTA End-to-End this year.
For more information, contact Activities Director at email@example.com
TVTA trail Guide books can be purchased at these locations.
Avon Trail hosts a Canada 150 Challenge Long distance Hike
of 150 km over 7 consecutive days, June 10 -16. for more details, click here
Get your free Discovery Pass to Parks Canada Sites
Free admission for 2017 to Parks Canada places from coast to coast to coast....click here