City Walk - The Hills and Valleys of Western Toronto

  • 24 Mar 2019
  • 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
  • Tim Horton's, 3071 Bloor St W, near Royal York station

Meet at the Tim Horton's at 3071 Bloor St W, one block south and two blocks west of Royal York station for a 10 AM start. This will be a 13.8 Km walk to Glencairn station. It will be on city streets and paved paths, with just a few grassy treks. The apres will be at Chalkers pub on Marlee Ave. There are several other casual restaurants all just steps from Chalker's and Glencairn subway.

The planned route is available on Ride With GPS at: https://ridewithgps.com/routes/29511800.

The approximate distances to possible break locations and early exits are:

  • 2.0 Km - Second Cup Humbertown Mall
  • 4.4 Km - Gas Station at Scarlett Road/Edenbridge
  • 5.0 Km - Eglinton Ave (early exit to bus)
  • 5.6 Km - West Park Hospital
  • 6.4 Km - Jane St (early exit to bus)
  • 7.1 Km - Royal Bakery Ray/Weston (possible lunch stop)
  • 7.1 Km - Weston Rd (early exit to bus)
  • 8.3 Km - Tim Horton's on Trethewy Drive (possible lunch stop)
  • 9.6 Km - Keele St (early exit to bus)
  • 11.0 Km - Starbuck's
  • 11.8 Km - Dufferin St (early exit to bus)
  • 13.1 Km - Chalker's Restaurant (lunch stop)
  • 13.8 Km - Glencain station

There are currently no scheduled subway closures on Sunday, but please check https://www.ttc.ca/Service_Advisories/Subway_closures/index.jsp for any changes.

Non-members are welcome. This is an official TBN event, so they will be asked to sign the waiver form, but, like all winter walks, will not be charged the non-member fee.

If you have trouble finding us at the start, please call my cell at 416-917-8866. If I don't answer, try again, as I may miss the first call.

John Burdett – TBN City Walk Coordinator