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Canadian Volkssport Federation

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            OCTOBER 2021                 

 

October 02
QUÉBEC ,  QC   Les mille couleurs ($)
START POINT: Petit pavillion de service du parc Chauveau, 3105, avenue Chauveau, Québec   G2C 1A3
DISTANCES: 5, 10   Difficulty: 2B / 3C  
ORGANIZER: Club Volkssport Nord-Sud   Lucie   418-622-6527   volksnordsud@gmail.com

 
October 02
EARLTOWN,  NS   Gully Lake Wilderness Area
START POINT: Kiosk, 1734 Kemptown Rd, Earltown  B6L 2J1
DISTANCES: 5, 10, 15   Difficulty: 2C/2B   Registration: 09:30 - 10:00
ORGANIZER: Central Nova Volkssport Club   Sheila / Patricia   902-895-2007/902-895-6123   sgwilson53@hotmail.com/psowinski@eastlink.ca
WALK DESCRIPTION: Wear hunter orange
DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: Rte 311 to Earltown

 
October 02
MEDICINE HAT,  AB   Ross Glen Coulee
START POINT: Ross Glen Water Park, Ross Glen Road SE, Medicine Hat  T1B 3X9
DISTANCES: 5, 10   Difficulty: 3B   Registration: 09:30 - 10:00
ORGANIZER: Volkssport Club of Medicine Hat   Dan   403-526-8104   dweather@memlane.com
WALK DESCRIPTION: Red shale, paved trails and rolling hills.
DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: From Trans Canada Hwy turn north on Dunmre Road to Carry Drive. Turn east (right) on Carry Drive and right on Ross Glen Road to parking lot in the green area on your left._

 
October 03
TIMBERLEA,  NS   The Bluffs Trail / BLT Rails to Trails
START POINT: NS-Hwy-3, entrance to Glengarry Estates, Forest Glen Dr. and St. Margarets Bay Road, Timberlea  B3T 1J4
DISTANCES: 10 / 11   Difficulty: 1A / 4D   Registration: 09:30 - 10:00
ORGANIZER: Dartmouth Volksmarch Club   Dan   902-477-3217   dan.h@bellaliant.net
WALK DESCRIPTION: Bring lunch for 11 km
DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: On Hwy #3, entrance to Glengarry Estates, Forest Glen Dr. opposite St. Andrew's Anglican Church.

 
October 09
CALLANDER,  ON   Cranberry Trail Walk
START POINT: Cranberry Trail, End of Cranberry Rd, Callander 
DISTANCES: 5, 10   Difficulty: 1A   Registration: 10:00 - 10:30
ORGANIZER: Gateway Walkers Club   André   705-840-9317   tardifandre@gmail.com
DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: Parking Lot

 
October 10
HALIFAX,  NS   Chain of Lakes Trail
START POINT: Joseph Howe Drive Superstore, 3601 Joseph Howe Dr., Halifax  B3L 4H8
DISTANCES: 6, 10   Difficulty: 2B   Registration: 09:30 - 10:00
ORGANIZER: Dartmouth Volksmarch Club   Dan   902-479-2817   dan.h@bellaliant.net

 
October 10
SAINT-URBAIN,  QC   Parc national des Grands-Jardins ($)
START POINT: Centre de découverte de services Arthabaska, Route No 60, kilomètre 9, Saint-Urbain 
DISTANCES: 5, 10   Difficulty: 2B / 3C   Registration: 09:30 - 10:00
ORGANIZER: Club Volkssport Nord-Sud   Carole    418 529-7643   volksnordsud@gmail.com

 
October 16
TSAWWASSEN,  BC   Diefenbaker Park
START POINT: Diefenbaker Park, 5579 - 1 Ave, Tsawwassen  V4M 3X9
DISTANCES: 5, 10   Difficulty: 2A   Registration: 09:30 - 10:00
ORGANIZER: Surrey Trekkers Volkssport Club   Tish Sladden   604-505-0319   isladden5@gmail.com
WALK DESCRIPTION: Walk along urban trails through residential neighbourhoods.
DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: From Hwy #17 turn Left (South) on 56 St; Right on 1 Ave.
SPECIAL WALKING PROGRAM: Boardwalks

 
October 17
BADDECK FORKS,  NS   Uisge Bahn Falls Nature Trail
START POINT: Uisge Ban Falls Provincial Park, 715 North Branch Rd, Baddeck Forks  B0E 1B0
DISTANCES: 5, 10   Difficulty: 2C   Registration: 13:30 - 14:00
ORGANIZER: Cape Breton Island Hoppers Volkssport Club   Shirlee   902-564-6216   bretonhoppers@yahoo.com
WALK DESCRIPTION: Uisge Bahn Nature Trail, a popular Cape Breton trail, features old growth forest, wild life and "the falling white waters"
DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: From Hwy 105 take Exit 9 and continue 14.5km to Baddeck Forks and watch for Uisge Ban Provincial Park sign.

 
October 17
PETITE-RIVIÈRE-SAINT-FRANÇOIS,  QC   Petite-Rivière-Saint-François
START POINT: Voir bulletin / site internet - See brochure / website, TBD, Petite-Rivière-Saint-François 
DISTANCES: 5, 10   Difficulty: 2B / 3C   Registration: 09:30 - 10:00
ORGANIZER: Club Volkssport Nord-Sud   Michel P   418-843-9791   volksnordsud@gmail.com

 
October 17
NINE MILE RIVER,  NS   Nine Mile River Trail
START POINT: Nine Mile River Trail Parking Lot, 1199 Enfield Road, Nine Mile River  B2S 2T7
DISTANCES: 6, 10   Difficulty: 2B / 3B   Registration: 09:30 - 10:00
ORGANIZER: Dartmouth Volksmarch Club   Elaine   902-883-1364   emdlantz@gmail.ca
DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: Hwy 102 Exit 7.  At Enfield fork left at Home Hardware & right at next to forks in road to Nine Mile River Trail parking lot

 
October 20
DARTMOUTH,  NS   Hunters Moon Walk
START POINT: Salt Marsh Trail Parking Lot, 806 Bissett Road, Dartmouth  B2V 2T2
DISTANCES: 6, 10   Difficulty: 1B   Registration: 108:30 - 109:00
ORGANIZER: Dartmouth Volksmarch Club   Ruth   902-401-5363   pjnanny@hotmail.com
DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: Parking Lot for Salt Marsh Trail.

 
October 23
KENTVILLE,  NS   Kentville Pumpkin Walk
START POINT: Former Train Station, 66 Cornwallis St, Kentville  B4N 2E4
DISTANCES: 5, 10   Difficulty: 2B   Registration: 09:30 - 10:00
ORGANIZER: Valley Trekkers Volkssport Club   Beth    902-678-5609   cvanhorne@bellaliant.net
WALK DESCRIPTION: walk through Kentville to see the pumpkin people display
DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: Former Train Station 66 Cornwallis St Kentville.

 
October 23
VANCOUVER,  BC   Arbutus Greenway
START POINT: Kerrisdale Cyclone Taylor Arena, 5670 East Boulevard, Vancouver  V6M 3V2
DISTANCES: 5, 10   Difficulty: 2B   Registration: 09:30 - 10:00
ORGANIZER: Vancouver ’Venturers Volkssport Club   Sona / Susan      vancouverventurers@gmail.com
WALK DESCRIPTION: This walk goes along the southern part of the Arbutus Greenway trail.  From near 41st Ave to SW Marine Drive, passing by community gardens & through interesting residential areas.
DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: By car: Westbound on West 41st Ave. Right on East Blvd (one block before Arbutus/West Blvd). Free street parking. By transit: From Bus #16 (29th Ave Station/Arbutus) to West 41st Ave. Walk one block to East Blvd & turn left for one block.


October 24
WAVERLEY,  NS   Lake William Trail
START POINT: Opposite Powder Mill Lake Picnic Park, Rocky Lake Drive, Waverley  B2R 1R7
DISTANCES: 6, 10   Difficulty: 2C / 4C   Registration: 09:30 - 10:00
ORGANIZER: Dartmouth Volksmarch Club   Ken and Pat   902-440-0696   kvclahane@eastlink.ca
DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: Rocky Lake Dr. opposite Powder Mill Lake Picnic Park.

 
October 24
LECLERCVILLE,  QC   Les 3 fourches
START POINT: Voir bulletin / site internet - See brochure / website, TBD, Leclercville 
DISTANCES: 5, 10   Difficulty: 2B / 3C   Registration: 09:30 - 10:00
ORGANIZER: Club Volkssport Nord-Sud   Céline F   418-387-7749   volksnordsud@gmail.com

 
October 31
EAST LAWRENCETOWN,  NS   Lawrencetown Beach Provincial Park - TCT Event
START POINT: Lawrencetown Beach Provincial Park, 4348 Lawrencetown Rd (Hwy 207), East Lawrencetown  B2Z 1R1
DISTANCES: 6, 10   Difficulty: 2B   Registration: 09:30 - 10:00
ORGANIZER: Dartmouth Volksmarch Club   Trudy   902-852-5272   trudyhubley@gmail.com
DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: Meet at Pavilion.

 
October 31
STONEHAM,  QC   Vallée de la Jacques-Cartier ($)
START POINT: Parc national de la Jacques-Cartier, 103, chemin du Parc National, Stoneham  G3C 2T5
DISTANCES: 5, 10   Difficulty: 2B / 3C   Registration: 09:30 - 10:00
ORGANIZER: Club Volkssport Nord-Sud   Michel P   418-843-9791   volksnordsud@gmail.com

 
October 31
ESKASONI,  NS   Goat Island-East Bay Trail
START POINT: Shore Rd, 4051 Shore Rd, Islandview, Eskasoni  B1J 1K6
DISTANCES: 5, 10   Difficulty: 2B/2C   Registration: 12:30 - 13:00
ORGANIZER: Cape Breton Island Hoppers Volkssport Club   Martha   902-562-8605   bretonhoppers@yahoo.com
WALK DESCRIPTION: Walk the beautiful island paths and gradual trail slopes 
DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: From Hwy 4 take Hwy 216 to Eskasoni and turn left to Goat Island and SP

 

 

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