News & Updates:
New TVTA -Avon Trail Marker Unveiling.....
will take place Tuesday, September 12 at 9:30 a.m. See TVTA calendar for more info.
Avon Trail Hiking Club is hosting the 2nd Annual 22 km Wildwood Challenge, Oct 28, 2017
For more info, click here
Hike Ontario Annual Meeting - Sept 23, 2017
The Hike Ontario annual meeting will take place at the Hike Haliburton Festival on Saturday, September 23. For more information, go to www.hikeontario.com
15th Annual Hike Haliburton Festival - Sept 21-24, 2017
The Hike Haliburton Festival will have over 2,000 people participate in over 90 guided hikes throughout the beautiful Haliburton area over four days. Please consider registering so you are not disappointed for the events you and other club members wish to attend. For more information, go to http://www.hikehaliburton.com
Maitland Trail Association's El Camino de Sinuoso Rio Maitland 2017 - Sept 23 - 24
Registration is now open for the Maitland Trail Association's El Camino de Sinuoso Rio Maitland 2017. This year’s 2-day, 49 km hike along the entire Maitland Trail will take place over the weekend of September 23rd and 24th. We hope you can join us for another spectacular hiking event on the beautiful Maitland Trail! If you are looking to register, just follow the instructions on the Maitland Trail Association's website: http://www.maitlandtrail.ca/mta-el-camino-2017/
Longwoods C.A. Thanks TVTA With Free Day Use Admission for 2017
As a thank you for our help, the Lower Thames Conservation Authority offers TVTA members free day use admisson to their conservation areas, including Longwoods Road and C.M.Wilson Conservation Areas for the year 2017. TVTA members 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. 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 firstname.lastname@example.org
TVTA trail Guide books can be purchased at these locations.
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