Fall Hiking - Bennett Heritage Trail - Silver Creek Day Hike - 15 km CANCELLED

  • 01 Dec 2019
  • 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
  • Halton Hills

DUE TO THE WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FOR SUNDAY THE HIKE IS CANCELLED   THE ADVISORY SAYS THAT SOME AREAS COULD SEE SEVERAL HOURS OF FREEZING RAIN OR ICE PELLETS BEFORE TRANSITIONING TO SNOW   THIS DOES NOT NECESSARILY MAKE FOR BAD HIKING BUT IT CERTAINLY MAKES IT DIFFICULT GETTING THERE AND HOME.  SORRY

Lots of rolling hills, see the Great Esker, and numerous limestone rocks.  This hike starts at Scotsdale farm.  Meet at the free parking in lot at end of entrance roadway off Trafalgar Road.


Distance:  15 km


Pace:       Moderate (~4.5 km/hr)


Terrain:     Moderate - some hills and/or poor footing.   Depending on the weather conditions it may be advisable to bring icers and/or hiking poles

Directions:  Take the 401 west to exit 328 for Regional Road 3/Trafalgar Road .  Turn right onto Trafalgar Road.   Turn left onto Hwy 7 W/ON-7 W (signs for Acton).  Slight right onto Trafalgar Rd N/Regional Rd 3 (signs for Regional Road 3/Trafalgar Road N/Ballinafad/Brisbane) and travel 1.7 km before making right turn into Scotsdale Farm (in Halton Hills).  

https://www.google.com/maps/place/Scotsdale+Farm/@43.6838257,-79.9875138,13.67z/data=!4m5!3m4!1s0x882b0cf304d0ab1b:0xe9fc33925e8da6c9!8m2!3d43.6881076!4d-79.9896464

Apres:  Silvercreek Coffee House   112 Main St. S, Halton Hills, ON,  

Leader:   Wayne