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Canadian Volkssport Federation

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BRACEBRIDGE - PT229            mail  

START POINT OPEN: 2021-01-01 ~ 2021-12-31    DISTANCES: 5, 10 km    DIFFICULTY RATING: 3A / 3A

ORGANIZER: CVF Ontario Director

CONTACT: Karen - 613-731-5417

START POINT:  Bird Mills Mews Information Centre,  1 Manitoba St. #1,  Bracebridge  P1L 2A8

DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: PLEASE NOTE: There is no walk box at this location. (1) Mail / Email Registration: Contact the Director, Karen Venema  (2) Online Registration: Contact the Secretary-Treasurer: Graham Fawcett / Registration Form and Payment

 

BRIGHTON - PT146            mail  

START POINT OPEN: 2021-01-01 ~ 2021-12-31    DISTANCES: 5, 10 km    DIFFICULTY RATING: 2A

ORGANIZER: CVF Ontario Director

CONTACT: Karen - 613-731-5417

START POINT:  Brighton YMCA,  170 Main St.,  Brighton  K0K 1H0

DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: PLEASE NOTE: There is no walk box at this location. (1) Mail / Email Registration: Contact the Director, Karen Venema  (2) Online Registration: Contact the Secretary-Treasurer: Graham Fawcett / Registration Form and Payment

 

BROCKVILLE - PT038

START POINT OPEN: 2021-04-01 ~ 2021-12-31    DISTANCES: 5, 6, 10 km    DIFFICULTY RATING: 1B

ORGANIZER: King's Town Trekkers Volkssport Club

CONTACT: Doug / Sue - 647-402-5219/613-634-4239

START POINT:  YMCA of Brockville and Area,  345 Park St.,  Brockville  K6V 5Y7

DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: Take 401 Exit 696 at Brockville, south on Hwy 29 (Stewart Blvd.) to Central Ave. Left on Central Ave. to Park St. Left on Park St. to YMCA (613-342-7961). Walk Box at Main Desk.

WALK INFORMATION: NOTE: Due to Covid 19 the walk box has been removed from the YMCA Please contact Doug Woods or call 647-402-5219

SPECIAL WALKING PROGRAM: Famous Canadians

 

CAMPBELLFORD - PT297        mail      

START POINT OPEN: 2021-01-01 ~ 2021-12-31    DISTANCES: 5, 10 km    DIFFICULTY RATING: 1B

ORGANIZER: CVF Ontario Director

CONTACT: Karen - 613-731-5417

START POINT:  Trent Hills & District Chamber of Commerce,  51 Grand Rd.,  Campbellford  K0L 1L0

DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: PLEASE NOTE: There is no walk box at this location. (1) Mail / Email Registration: Contact the Director, Karen Venema  (2) Online Registration: Contact the Secretary-Treasurer: Graham Fawcett / Registration Form and Payment

 

CFB BORDEN - PT261 (Barrie/Angus)          mail    

START POINT OPEN: 2021-01-02 ~ 2021-12-31    DISTANCES: 5, 10 km    DIFFICULTY RATING: 1A

ORGANIZER: CVF Ontario Director

CONTACT: Karen - 613-731-5417

START POINT:  Buell Gym,  122 Ramillies Rd.,  CFB Borden  L0M 1C0

DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: PLEASE NOTE: There is no walk box at this location. (1) Mail / Email Registration: Contact the Director, Karen Venema  (2) Online Registration: Contact the Secretary-Treasurer: Graham Fawcett / Registration Form and Payment

 

CORNWALL - PT190 (Waterfront)         mail     

START POINT OPEN: 2021-01-01 ~ 2021-12-31    DISTANCES: 5, 10, 11 km    DIFFICULTY RATING: 1A

ORGANIZER: CVF Ontario Director

CONTACT: Karen - 613-731-5417

START POINT:  Aquatic Centre , Cornwall Civic Complex,  100 Water St. East,  Cornwall  K6H 6G4

DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: PLEASE NOTE: There is no walk box at this location. (1) Mail / Email Registration: Contact the Director, Karen Venema  (2) Online Registration: Contact the Secretary-Treasurer: Graham Fawcett / Registration Form and Payment

 

GANANOQUE - PT346

START POINT OPEN: 2021-04-01 ~ 2021-12-31    DISTANCES: 5,10 km    DIFFICULTY RATING: 2B

ORGANIZER: King's Town Trekkers Volkssport Club

CONTACT: Doug / George - 647-402-5219/613-536-5785

START POINT:  Gananoque & 1000 Island Visitor's Centre,  10 King Street East,  Gananoque  K7G 1E6  PLEASE NOTE: The Visitor Centre will not be open until the red zone Covid-19 restrictions are lifted. To register, please email Doug at woods2116@hotmail.com.   

DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: From Hwy 401, take exit 645 County Road 32. Turn south. Becomes Stone St. Follow to King St. E. Turn right. Visitor Centre is before the bridge on right side. Street parking.

WALK INFORMATION: 1 May to 22 May: Tuesday - Saturday 10:00 - 16:00; 22 May to 26 June: 7 days a week 9:00 - 17:00; 27 June to 1 September: 7 days a week 8:00 - 20:00; 2 September to 6 October: 9:00 - 17:00; 7 October to 31 October: Tuesday - Sunday: 10:00 - 16:00. Walk Box at Main Desk (613-382-8044). Toll-free: 1-844-382-8044

SPECIAL WALKING PROGRAM: Famous Canadians

 

GUELPH - PT239 (North)          mail    

START POINT OPEN: 2021-01-01 ~ 2021-12-31    DISTANCES: 6, 10 km    DIFFICULTY RATING: 2A

ORGANIZER: CVF Ontario Director

CONTACT: Karen - 613-731-5417

START POINT:  Royal Inn & Suites,  106 Carden St.,  Guelph  N1H 3A3

DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: PLEASE NOTE: There is no walk box at this location. (1) Mail / Email Registration: Contact the Director, Karen Venema  (2) Online Registration: Contact the Secretary-Treasurer: Graham Fawcett / Registration Form and Payment

 

HUNTSVILLE - PT217           mail   

START POINT OPEN: 2021-05-01 ~ 2021-10-31    DISTANCES: 5, 10 km    DIFFICULTY RATING: 2B / 3B

ORGANIZER: CVF Ontario Director

CONTACT: Karen - 613-731-5417

START POINT:  Canada Summit Centre,  20 Park Dr.,  Huntsville  P1H 1P5

DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: PLEASE NOTE: There is no walk box at this location. (1) Mail / Email Registration: Contact the Director, Karen Venema  (2) Online Registration: Contact the Secretary-Treasurer: Graham Fawcett / Registration Form and Payment

 

KINCARDINE - PT057            mail  

START POINT OPEN: 2021-01-01 ~ 2021-12-31    DISTANCES: 5, 10 km    DIFFICULTY RATING: 1A

ORGANIZER: CVF Ontario Director

CONTACT: Karen - 613-731-5417

START POINT:  Reunion Park,  201 Russell St.,  Kincardine  N2Z 1Z9

DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: PLEASE NOTE: There is no walk box at this location. (1) Mail / Email Registration: Contact the Director, Karen Venema  (2) Online Registration: Contact the Secretary-Treasurer: Graham Fawcett / Registration Form and Payment

SPECIAL WALKING PROGRAM: Lighthouse

 

KINGSTON - PT024

START POINT OPEN: 2021-01-02 ~ 2021-12-31    DISTANCES: 5, 10 km    DIFFICULTY RATING: 1A / 1B

ORGANIZER: King's Town Trekkers Volkssport Club

CONTACT: Doug /Sue - 647-402-5219 / 613-547-3058

START POINT:  YMCA of Kingston,  100 Wright Cres,  Kingston  K7L 4T9

DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: From Hwy 401, take exit 615 Sir John A MacDonald Blv to Bath Road. Left on Bath Road to first set of lights. Turn right into the YMCA parking lot.

WALK INFORMATION: NOTE: Due to Covid 19 the walk box has been removed from the YMCA Please contact Doug  or call 647-402-5219

SPECIAL WALKING PROGRAM: Famous Canadians

 

KINGSTON - PT084

START POINT OPEN: 2021-01-02 ~ 2021-12-31    DISTANCES: 5, 10 km    DIFFICULTY RATING: 1A / 1B

ORGANIZER: King's Town Trekkers Volkssport Club

CONTACT: Doug /Sue - 647-402-5219 / 613-547-3058

START POINT:  Delta Hotel,  1 Johnson Street,  Kingston  K7L 5H7

DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: Hwy 401 Exit 623 Hwy 15. South on Hwy 15 to Hwy 2/Princess Street (End of Hwy 15), south on Hwy 2/Princess Street. Over the causeway to Johnson Street. Left on Johnson Street to the hotel. Parking on the street nearby or paid parking at the hotel.

SPECIAL WALKING PROGRAM: Famous Canadians

 

KINGSTON - PT354

START POINT OPEN: 2021-01-02 ~ 2021-12-31    DISTANCES: 5, 10 km    DIFFICULTY RATING: 1A / 1B

ORGANIZER: King's Town Trekkers Volkssport Club

CONTACT: Susan / Doug - 613-634-4239 / 647-402-5219

START POINT:  Ambassador Hotel & Conference Centre,  1550 Princess Street,  Kingston  K7M 9E3

DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: Hwy 401 Exit 613 Sydenham Road. South on Sydenham Road to the end at Princess Street. Left on Princess Street and over the bridge to the Ambassador on the right.

WALK INFORMATION: 7:30 - 21:00 Ask for box at front desk._SPECIAL WALKING PROGRAM: Famous Canadians

 

KITCHENER-WATERLOO - PT238           mail   

START POINT OPEN: 2021-01-01 ~ 2021-12-31   DISTANCES: 5, 11 km    DIFFICULTY RATING: 1A

ORGANIZER: CVF Ontario Director

CONTACT: Karen - 613-731-5417

START POINT:  Waterloo Memorial Recreation Complex,  101 Father David Bauer Dr.,  Kitchener-Waterloo  N2J 4A8

DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: PLEASE NOTE: There is no walk box at this location. (1) Mail / Email Registration: Contact the Director, Karen Venema  (2) Online Registration: Contact the Secretary-Treasurer: Graham Fawcett / Registration Form and Payment

 

LONDON - PT045 (North London residential & downtown)         mail     

START POINT OPEN: 2021-01-01 ~ 2021-12-31    DISTANCES: 10 km    DIFFICULTY RATING: 1A

ORGANIZER: CVF Ontario Director

CONTACT: Karen - 613-731-5417

START POINT:  Gibbons Park,  2A Grosvenor St.,  London  N6A 2Y7

DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: PLEASE NOTE: There is no walk box at this location. (1) Mail / Email Registration: Contact the Director, Karen Venema  (2) Online Registration: Contact the Secretary-Treasurer: Graham Fawcett / Registration Form and Payment

 

LONDON - PT121 (Thames River Walkway)          mail    

START POINT OPEN: 2021-01-01 ~ 2021-12-31    DISTANCES: 5, 10 km    DIFFICULTY RATING: 2B

ORGANIZER: CVF Ontario Director

CONTACT: Karen - 613-731-5417

START POINT:  Gibbons Park,  2A Grosvenor St.,  London  N6A 2Y7

DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: PLEASE NOTE: There is no walk box at this location. (1) Mail / Email Registration: Contact the Director, Karen Venema  (2) Online Registration: Contact the Secretary-Treasurer: Graham Fawcett / Registration Form and Payment

 

NEW LISKEARD - PT065 (Downtown area)

START POINT OPEN: 2021-01-02 ~ 2021-12-31    DISTANCES: 5, 10, 15, 20 km    DIFFICULTY RATING: 1A

ORGANIZER: Temiskaming Wanderers

CONTACT: Terry / Eileen - 705-647-6225

START POINT:  Pool / Fitness Centre,  77 Wellington St,  New Liskeard  P0J 1P0

DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: Turn off Highway 11 North into New Liskeard, follow Whitewood Avenue east over the railway tracks past the lights at Edith (grocery store on your left), and past the lights at the Post Office and turn right at Wellington Street South. Follow down Wellington until you see the parking lot of the Pool Fitness Centre across from the arena.

WALK INFORMATION: A walk taking you through parts of New Liskeard and just north of town. It’s best to call the Pool Fitness Centre before you walk to make sure it’s open (705-647-5709).

 

NIAGARA FALLS - PT071           mail   

START POINT OPEN: 2021-01-01 ~ 2021-12-31    DISTANCES: 10, 15 km    DIFFICULTY RATING: 1B

ORGANIZER: CVF Ontario Director

CONTACT: Karen - 613-731-5417

START POINT:  Comfort Inn,  4960 Clifton Hill,  Niagara Falls  L2G  3N4

DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: PLEASE NOTE: There is no walk box at this location. (1) Mail / Email Registration: Contact the Director, Karen Venema  (2) Online Registration: Contact the Secretary-Treasurer: Graham Fawcett / Registration Form and Payment

 

NIAGARA-ON-THE-LAKE - PT072          mail    

START POINT OPEN: 2021-01-02 ~ 2021-12-31    DISTANCES: 5, 10 km    DIFFICULTY RATING: 1B

ORGANIZER: CVF Ontario Director

CONTACT: Karen - 613-731-5417

START POINT:  The Name Tree Store,  217 King St.,  Niagara-on-the-Lake  L0S 1J0

DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: PLEASE NOTE: There is no walk box at this location. (1) Mail / Email Registration: Contact the Director, Karen Venema  (2) Online Registration: Contact the Secretary-Treasurer: Graham Fawcett / Registration Form and Payment

SPECIAL WALKING PROGRAM: Lighthouse

 

NORTH BAY - PT044

START POINT OPEN: 2021-01-02 ~ 2021-12-31    DISTANCES: 5, 10 km    DIFFICULTY RATING: 1A

ORGANIZER: Gateway Walkers Club

CONTACT: Louise - 705-474-6716

START POINT:  Travelodge,  718 Lakeshore Dr.,  North Bay  P1A 2G4

DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: 705-472-7171

 

NORTH BAY - PT119

START POINT OPEN: 2021-01-02 ~ 2021-12-31    DISTANCES: 5, 10, 15, 20 km    DIFFICULTY RATING: 1A

ORGANIZER: Gateway Walkers Club

CONTACT: André - 705-495-2242

START POINT:  Davedi Club,  313 Airport Road,  North Bay  P1B 8H5

 

OTTAWA - PT003 (Kanata )

START POINT OPEN: 2021-04-01 ~ 2021-12-31    DISTANCES: 5, 6, 10, 11 km    DIFFICULTY RATING: 1A

ORGANIZER: Nepean Nomads Walking Club

CONTACT: Michele - 613-220-1751

START POINT:  Rexall PharmaPlus (inside Hazeldean Mall),  300 Robertson Rd,  Ottawa  K2M 1C9

 

OTTAWA - PT005 (Downtown Tourist Area)

START POINT OPEN: 2021-01-02 ~ 2021-12-31    DISTANCES: 5, 10 km    DIFFICULTY RATING: 1A

ORGANIZER: Nepean Nomads Walking Club

CONTACT: Michele - 613-825-7180/613-220-1751

START POINT:  The Scone Witch,  150 Elgin St.,  Ottawa  K1P 5J4

DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: Please Note: the entrance to The Scone Witch is on Gloucester Street. The Walk Box is located on the bottom shelf to the right of the order counter.

WALK INFORMATION: Special Walking Program(s): Capital City, Famous Canadians

SPECIAL WALKING PROGRAMS: Capital City, Famous Canadians

 

OTTAWA - PT018 (Orleans - East - Convent Glen South)

START POINT OPEN: 2021-01-02 ~ 2021-12-31    DISTANCES: 5, 6, 10, 11 km    DIFFICULTY RATING: 1B / 2A

ORGANIZER: Ottawa Voyageurs d'Ottawa Walking Club

CONTACT: Darlene - 613-830-4782

START POINT:  Bob McQuarrie Recreation Complex,  1490 Youville Drive,  Ottawa  K1C 2X8

DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: Proceed east on Hwy #417 and Regional Road 174 from Ottawa or west on Hwy 17 /174 from Hawkesbury. Take the Jeanne d'Arc exit and proceed south to the first intersection (Youville Dr.)  Turn right and the Recplex will be on your right.

WALK INFORMATION: Trails are on city streets, sidewalks and paved pathways. Pets must be on a leash at all times and cleaned up after.

SPECIAL WALKING PROGRAM: Community

 

OTTAWA - PT030 (Nepean - West - Woodroffe South)

START POINT OPEN: 2021-01-02 ~ 2021-12-31    DISTANCES: 5, 6, 10, 11 km    DIFFICULTY RATING: 1A

ORGANIZER: Nepean Nomads Walking Club

CONTACT: Michele - 613-825-7180_START POINT:  Nepean Sportsplex,  1701 Woodroffe Avenue,  Ottawa  K2G 1W2

DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: Ask for the Walk Box at the Fitness Centre desk._

 

OTTAWA - PT050 (Orleans - East - Fallingbrook)

START POINT OPEN: 2021-03-25 ~ 2021-12-31    DISTANCES: 5, 6, 11 km    DIFFICULTY RATING: 1A / 3C

ORGANIZER: Ottawa Voyageurs d'Ottawa Walking Club

CONTACT: Ole - 613-824-1583

START POINT:  Ray Friel Recreation Complex,  1585 Tenth Line Rd.,  Ottawa  K1E 3E8

DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: Exit Regional Road 174, at Tenth Line Road South, and proceed along Tenth Line to the Ray Friel Centre. The walk box is located on the back of the wall opposite the Sports Centre Information Desk (entrance to Washrooms). Free parking is available.   613-830-2747

SPECIAL WALKING PROGRAM: Community

 

OTTAWA - PT054 (Manotick - Ottawa Southwest)

START POINT OPEN: 2021-01-01 ~ 2021-12-31    DISTANCES: 5, 11 km    DIFFICULTY RATING: 1A

ORGANIZER: CVF Ontario Director

CONTACT: Karen - 613-731-5417

START POINT:  Circle K,  5511 Manotick Main St.,  Ottawa  K4M 1B3

SPECIAL WALKING PROGRAM: Bridges

 

OTTAWA - PT092 (Nepean - West - Crystal Beach)

START POINT OPEN: 2021-01-01 ~ 2021-12-31    DISTANCES: 6, 11 km    DIFFICULTY RATING: 1B

ORGANIZER: Nepean Nomads Walking Club

CONTACT: Kirsten - 613-829-2237

START POINT:  Petro-Canada,  3095 Carling Avenue,  Ottawa  K2H 5A4

SPECIAL WALKING PROGRAM: Capital City

 

OTTAWA - PT100 (Nepean - West - Greenbank)

START POINT OPEN: 2021-01-01 ~ 2021-12-31    DISTANCES: 5, 6, 10, 11 km    DIFFICULTY RATING: 1A

ORGANIZER: Nepean Nomads Walking Club

CONTACT: Jane - 613-733-6943

START POINT:  Circle K,  299 Greenbank Road,  Ottawa  K2H 8K9

 

OTTAWA - PT130 (Nepean - West - Woodroffe)

START POINT OPEN: 2021-01-01 ~ 2021-12-31    DISTANCES: 5, 6, 10, 11 km    DIFFICULTY RATING: 2B

ORGANIZER: Nepean Nomads Walking Club

CONTACT: Lorna - 613-224-1332

START POINT:  Sports 4, College Square,  1371 Woodroffe Avenue,  Ottawa  K2G 1V7

 

OTTAWA - PT147 (Kanata - West)

START POINT OPEN: 2021-04-01 ~ 2021-12-31    DISTANCES: 5, 6, 10, 11 km    DIFFICULTY RATING: 1A

ORGANIZER: Nepean Nomads Walking Club

CONTACT: Sally - 613-829-4809

START POINT:  Kanata Leisure Centre,  70 Aird Pl.,  Ottawa  K2L 4C9

 

OTTAWA - PT152 (Gloucester - East - Chapel Hill)

START POINT OPEN: 2021-01-02 ~ 2021-12-31    DISTANCES: 5, 6, 10, 11 km    DIFFICULTY RATING: 1B

ORGANIZER: Ottawa Voyageurs d'Ottawa Walking Club

CONTACT: Darlene - 613-830-4782

START POINT:  Circle K,  1600 Forest Valley Drive,  Ottawa  K1C 6X7

DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: Exit Regional Road 174, at Jeanne D'Arc Blvd, Turn Right to Orleans Blvd, Turn Right to corner of Forest Valley. Quickie Store is in the Mini Mall on your left. Walk Box located at the end of the counter closest to the door to the gas bar, ask staff for the walk box.

WALK INFORMATION: Trails are streets and sidewalks with some sections on dirt and paved paths.

 

OTTAWA - PT195 (Gloucester - East - Beacon Hill)

START POINT OPEN: 2021-01-02 ~ 2021-12-31    DISTANCES: 5, 10 km    DIFFICULTY RATING: 2B / 1A

ORGANIZER: Ottawa Voyageurs d'Ottawa Walking Club

CONTACT: Maria - 613-745-6549

START POINT:  The Hill Butcher Shop & Deli, Beacon Hill Shopping Centre,  2339 Ogilvie Road,  Ottawa  K1J 7N3

DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: Exit Regional Road 174 at Montreal Road, turn west in direction to downtown; at  Ogilvie Road, turn right. Free parking is available.

WALK INFORMATION: Strollers and wheelchairs will have difficulty. The trail passes some very beautiful and unique homes and goes along the Ottawa River, a very pleasant and relaxing walk. Trail rating 2B in summer and 1A in winter.

 

OTTAWA - PT213 (Orleans - East - Convent Glen)

START POINT OPEN: 2021-01-02 ~ 2021-12-31    DISTANCES: 5, 10 km    DIFFICULTY RATING: 1B

ORGANIZER: Ottawa Voyageurs d'Ottawa Walking Club

CONTACT: Kathy - 613-830-7437

START POINT:  Ultramar Service Station,  6469 Jeanne d'Arc Blvd.,  Ottawa  K1C 2R1

DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: From Ottawa proceed East on Hwy #417 to Regional Road 174 East, exit at Jeanne d'Arc North.  Turn left and follow Jeanne d'Arc north to to corner of Jeanne d'Arc and Orleans Boulevard.  The Ultramar station is directly in front of you. From Orleans proceed West on Regional Road 174 , exit at Jeanne d'Arc North.  Turn right and follow Jeanne d'Arc north to to corner of Jeanne d'Arc and Orleans Boulevard.  The Ultramar station is directly in front of you.

WALK INFORMATION: Trail is segmented - 2 x 5 km trails. Trails are on streets, sidewalks and dirt / paved paths.

 

OTTAWA - PT233 (Orleans - Blackburn Hamlet - east end of Ottawa)

START POINT OPEN: 2021-01-02 ~ 2021-12-31    DISTANCES: 5, 10 km    DIFFICULTY RATING: 1B / 1A

ORGANIZER: Ottawa Voyageurs d'Ottawa Walking Club

CONTACT: Perry - 613-837-9914

START POINT:  Shopper's Drug Mart,  2638 Innes Road,  Ottawa  K1B 4Z5

DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: Exit Regional Road 174 at Montreal Road exit and proceed East on Montreal Road which becomes St. Joseph Blvd. At Bearbrook Road, turn right.  At the corner of Bearbrook Road and Innes Road, the shopping mall is on your left, across Innes Road.  Free parking is available.

WALK INFORMATION: The trail takes you on the many paths through the numerous parklands of this green belt community.  The summer route is not suitable for strollers or wheelchairs. Summer trail rating 1B, the year round trail is 1A.

 

OTTAWA - PT268 (Downtown)

START POINT OPEN: 2021-01-02 ~ 2021-12-31    DISTANCES: 5, 10 km    DIFFICULTY RATING: 1A / 2A

ORGANIZER: Ottawa Voyageurs d'Ottawa Walking Club

CONTACT: Pat - 613-230-5659

START POINT:  Sports 4,  149 Bank St.,  Ottawa  K1P 5N7

DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: From East End: Exit Queensway at Nicholas St., turn left on Laurier Ave. and carry on straight to corner of Laurier and Bank Turn Right on Bank. From West End Exit Queensway at Kent and proceed to Laurier (direction North). Turn Right on Laurier to Bank. At Bank turn Left to the Start Point. Pay parking M-F, free on Sat. & Sunday.  613-234-6563

WALK INFORMATION: Trails are on sidewalks or shared pathways.

 

OTTAWA - PT270 (All parts of Ottawa-Gatineau [former Hull])

START POINT OPEN: 2021-01-01 ~ 2021-12-31    DISTANCES: [176], 200 km    DIFFICULTY RATING: 1A / 2B

ORGANIZER: CVF Ontario Director

CONTACT: Ole - 613-824-1583

START POINT:  Taggart Family YMCA,  180 Argyle Ave.,  Ottawa  K2P 1B7

DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: Round and Long Distance Walk. Contact Ole for registration kit._

 

OTTAWA - PT272 (West - Westboro)

START POINT OPEN: 2021-01-02 ~ 2021-12-31    DISTANCES: 5, 6, 10, 11 km    DIFFICULTY RATING: 1A

ORGANIZER: Nepean Nomads Walking Club

CONTACT: David - 613-728-9510

START POINT:  Bridgehead Coffee House,  440 Richmond Road,  Ottawa  K2A 0E8

DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: Bridgehead Coffee House is located at the corner of Golden and Richmond._

SPECIAL WALKING PROGRAM: Murals

 

OTTAWA - PT277 (Central Ottawa - Downtown)            mail  

START POINT OPEN: 2021-01-02 ~ 2021-12-31    DISTANCES: 6 to 45 km    DIFFICULTY RATING: 1A / 2A

ORGANIZER: Ottawa Voyageurs d'Ottawa Walking Club

CONTACT: Benoît - 613-746-9071

START POINT:  No walk box available locally.

DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: From Hwy 174 / 417, take the Nicholas Street exit to Rideau, right on Rideau to King Edward, left on King Edward to the Champagne Pool at the corner of York and King Edward.

WALK INFORMATION: IMPORTANT NOTICE: The Champagne Poolis closed until further Notice. Please call Benoît to register. Please note the 6 KM route is on the Trans Canada Trail. Distances possible: 6, 10, 12, 14, 16, 18, 20, 21, 24, 25, 27, 29, 31, 33, 35, 37, 39, 41 and 45 km. A thematic walk - Tribute to the Canadian Forces. The many possible routes for this walk will take you by and through places and monuments of military interest. Examples: The War Museum, various statues, military cemeteries, the Peace Keeping Monument, etc. A completely documented brochure explaining some 36 locations is available free of charge for walkers.

SPECIAL WALKING PROGRAM: Capital City

 

OTTAWA - PT281 (Alta Vista / Riverview - East)

START POINT OPEN: 2021-01-02 ~ 2021-12-31    DISTANCES: 7, 10 km    DIFFICULTY RATING: 1A

ORGANIZER: Ottawa Voyageurs d'Ottawa Walking Club

CONTACT: Karen - 613-731-5417     

START POINT:  Shoppers Drug Mart,  1559 Alta Vista Dr.,  Ottawa  K1G 0E9

DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: Exit Hwy 174 [Queensway] at Riverside Drive. Proceed south on Riverside to Industrial. Left at lights on Industrial. Right onto Alta Vista. The Alta Vista Centre and Shoppers are on the left just after the next lights. Park away from the immediate entrance to the drug store.

WALK INFORMATION: Trails are streets and sidewalks around the Ottawa Hospital [General Hospital, Children's Hospital and former National Defense Medical Centre].

SPECIAL WALKING PROGRAM: Lighthouse

 

 OTTAWA - PT291 (New Barrhaven)

START POINT OPEN: 2021-04-01 ~ 2021-12-31    DISTANCES: 5, 10 km    DIFFICULTY RATING: 1A

ORGANIZER: Nepean Nomads Walking Club

CONTACT: Michele - 613-220-1751

START POINT:  Minto Recreation Complex,  3500 Cambrian Road,  Ottawa  K2J 0V1

DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: From Hwy 417, take Woodroffe Exit. Follow Woodroffe Dr. south to Strandherd Drive. Turn right on Strandherd and then left on Longfields Drive. Follow Longfields to CambrianRoad. Turn right on Cambrian. The Recreation Centre will be on your left.

WALK INFORMATION: Hours: Monday through Friday: 06:00 - 22:00; Saturday: 07:00 - 21:00; Sunday: 07:00 - 20.30. It is very IMPORTANT to note that the Start Point does not allow cash to be left in the box. For Nomads or OVO members, you may purchase coupons to use towards this PT. For all others, please contact Michele. Please note that you may use the indoor walking track during inclement weather. To complete 5 km using the inside track, requires 60 laps and using the outer ring will take 50 laps.

 

OTTAWA - PT355 (National Capital Region (incl. Gatineau, QC))         bike

START POINT OPEN: 2021-01-01 ~ 2021-12-31    DISTANCES: 10 to 60 km    DIFFICULTY RATING: 2B

ORGANIZER: Ottawa Voyageurs d'Ottawa Walking Club

CONTACT: Graham - 613-821-0056

START POINT:  See below,  See below,  Ottawa  N/A

DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: Open Start Points anywhere on or near the 800 km network of walking and cycling paths and lanes in National Capital Region (incl. Gatineau, QC). Link for the regional pathway map: http://tinyurl.com/ybjc2cs3

WALK INFORMATION: Daylight hours. Participants must contact Graham Fawcett for preregistration or register online. Link for the regional pathway map _Participants may also use their own technology and knowledge of the Ottawa-Carleton Region to participate: mapmyride.com / garmin.com / strava.com

 

PARRY SOUND - PT230           mail   

START POINT OPEN: 2021-01-01 ~ 2021-12-31    DISTANCES: 10 km    DIFFICULTY RATING: 2B

ORGANIZER: CVF Ontario Director

CONTACT: Karen - 613-731-5417

START POINT:  Parry Sound Harbour,  23 Bay St.,  Parry Sound  P2A 1S4

DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: PLEASE NOTE: There is no walk box at this location. (1) Mail / Email Registration: Contact the Director, Karen Venema  (2) Online Registration: Contact the Secretary-Treasurer: Graham Fawcett / Registration Form and Payment

 

PERTH - PT073

START POINT OPEN: 2021-01-02 ~ 2021-12-31    DISTANCES: 5, 10 km    DIFFICULTY RATING: 1A

ORGANIZER: CVF Ontario Director

CONTACT: Sally - 613-829-4809

START POINT:  Cafe Bean,  1 Sherbrooke St,  Perth  K7H 1A1

WALK INFORMATION: There is plenty of free parking on either side of the building.

 

PETERBOROUGH - PT205          mail    

START POINT OPEN: 2021-01-01 ~ 2021-12-31    DISTANCES: 6, 10 km    DIFFICULTY RATING: 2B / 2B

ORGANIZER: CVF Ontario Director

CONTACT: Karen - 613-731-5417

START POINT:  Balsillie Family YMCA, Branch -Peterborough,  123 Aylmer St. South,  Peterborough  K9J 3H8

WALK INFORMATION: PLEASE NOTE: There is no walk box at this location. (1) Mail / Email Registration: Contact the Director, Karen Venema  (2) Online Registration: Contact the Secretary-Treasurer: Graham Fawcett / Registration Form and Payment

 

PORT ELGIN - PT287            mail  

START POINT OPEN: 2021-01-01 ~ 2021-12-31    DISTANCES: 6, 10 km    DIFFICULTY RATING: 1A

ORGANIZER: CVF Ontario Director

CONTACT: Karen - 613-731-5417

START POINT: Corner of Green St. and Harbour St.,  Port Elgin  Near N0H 2C0

DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: PLEASE NOTE: There is no walk box at this location. (1) Mail / Email Registration: Contact the Director, Karen Venema  (2) Online Registration: Contact the Secretary-Treasurer: Graham Fawcett / Registration Form and Payment

SPECIAL WALKING PROGRAM: Lighthouse

 

SMITHS FALLS - PT174

START POINT OPEN: 2021-01-01 ~ 2021-12-31   DISTANCES: 5, 6, 10 km    DIFFICULTY RATING: 1A

ORGANIZER: CVF Ontario Director

CONTACT: Sally - 613-829-4809

START POINT:  Best Western - Col. By Inn,  88  Lombard St.,  Smiths Falls  K7A 4G5

DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: 613-284-0001

 

SOUTHAMPTON - PT280 (Sunset Trail)          mail    

START POINT OPEN: 2021-01-01 ~ 2021-12-31    DISTANCES: 6, 10 km    DIFFICULTY RATING: 1A

ORGANIZER: CVF Ontario Director

CONTACT: Karen - 613-731-5417

START POINT:  Flag Pole,  High St.,  Southampton  Near N0H 2L0

DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: PLEASE NOTE: There is no walk box at this location. (1) Mail / Email Registration: Contact the Director, Karen Venema  (2) Online Registration: Contact the Secretary-Treasurer: Graham Fawcett / Registration Form and Payment

SPECIAL WALKING PROGRAM: Lighthouse

 

STIRLING - PT278            mail  

START POINT OPEN: 2021-01-01 ~ 2021-12-31    DISTANCES: 5, 10 km    DIFFICULTY RATING: 1B / 2B / 3C

ORGANIZER: CVF Ontario Director

CONTACT: Karen - 613-731-5417

START POINT:  Mac's Store,  1 Mill St.,  Stirling  K0K 3E0

DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: PLEASE NOTE: There is no walk box at this location. (1) Mail / Email Registration: Contact the Director, Karen Venema  (2) Online Registration: Contact the Secretary-Treasurer: Graham Fawcett / Registration Form and Payment

 

STRATFORD - PT242          mail 

START POINT OPEN: 2021-01-01 ~ 2021-12-31    DISTANCES: 5, 10 km    DIFFICULTY RATING: 2A

ORGANIZER: CVF Ontario Director

CONTACT: Karen - 613-731-5417

START POINT:  Delamere Ave.,  Stratford  Near N5A 5M7

DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: PLEASE NOTE: There is no walk box at this location. (1) Mail / Email Registration: Contact the Director, Karen Venema  (2) Online Registration: Contact the Secretary-Treasurer: Graham Fawcett / Registration Form and Payment

 

TORONTO - PT288 (Downtown)        mail   

START POINT OPEN: 2021-01-01 ~ 2021-12-31    DISTANCES: 6, 10 km    DIFFICULTY RATING: 1A

ORGANIZER: CVF Ontario Director

CONTACT: Karen - 613-731-5417

START POINT:  Strathcona Hotel,  60 York St.,  Toronto  M5J 1S8

DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: PLEASE NOTE: There is no walk box at this location. (1) Mail / Email Registration: Contact the Director, Karen Venema  (2) Online Registration: Contact the Director, Karen Venema  (2) Online Registration: Contact the Secretary-Treasurer: Graham Fawcett / Registration Form and Payment

SPECIAL WALKING PROGRAM: Capital City

 
 

 

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