Parks Events for 2014


 

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November-01-14
Blomidon Provincial Park
11 AM
Blomidon Trail Hike

Join the Chebucto Hiking Club for a moderate 13 km hike at Blomidon Provincial Park.  This hike is suitable for all ages and is rated 4C - a good deal of significant hill climbing and a significant part of the walk takes place on somewhat difficult terrain(rocky,rooted paths). We will meet at the Blomidon Provincial Park lower parking lot.  Take Exit 11 off Hwy 101, follow Route 358 to Canning and Blomidon Provincial Park.  Dress for weather conditions and wear hiking shoes or boots.  Please bring lots of water, snacks and a lunch.  Contact Colin and Ellen Darlington (902) 445-5447, email chebuctohiking@hotmail.com or visit www.chc.chebucto.org.

 

November-11-14
Duncans Cove Nature Reserve
2 PM
Duncans Cove Trail Cenotaph Event

Join the Dartmouth Volksmarch Club for a 10 km hike suitable for adults.  This hike is rated 3C  a significant part of the walk takes place on somewhat difficult terrain (rocky/rooted paths) with some significant hills.  Dress for weather conditions and wear sturdy walking shoes or boots.  Bring water and snacks.  Meet at the Duncans Cove Road parking area, Hwy 349.  Contact Iain at (902) 402-5166.

 

November-16-14
Ellenwood Lake Provincial Park
2 PM to 4 PM
Pine Cone Suet Bird Feeder Workshop

Learn how to make a pine cone suet bird feeder for some of the birds that overwinter in Nova Scotia.  All materials are supplied.  Suitable for all ages.  Adult supervision is required for children.  Participants must walk in to the meeting place from the main gate.  We will meet at the ski cabin/beach house.  Dress for weather conditions as the activity will be taking place outside.  Sponsored by the Friends of Ellenwood Park. Contact Wendy at (902) 881-2566 or email cheboguemaj@eastlink.ca.

 

November-22-14
Duncans Cove Nature Reserve
10 AM
Duncans Cove Trail Hike

Join the Chebucto Hiking Club for a moderate 10 km coastal hike.  This hike is suitable for all ages and is rated 3C - some significant hill climbing and a significant part of the walk takes place on somewhat difficult terrain (rocky, rooted paths).  We will meet at the parking lot, on the right side, at the end of Duncans Cove Road, off highway 349.  Dress for weather conditions and wear hiking shoes or boots.  Bring sunscreen, water and snack.  Contact Derek or Suzanne at (902) 835-8360, email chebuctohiking@hotmail.com or visit www.chc.chebucto.org.