Grand Valley Trail from Hwy 7 to Ebycrest Rd & Back. Level 2. Pace: 3-4 km/h. ~10 km
Depart at 9:00 a.m. from the Walter Bean, Peter Hallman Family Trail parking lot at Kolb Park located at the east end of Centennial Court, Kitchener (43.476276, -80.426746). We will walk the GVT to Ebycrest Road (near Rosendale) & back. South of Bridge Street the GVT meets Rosendale Creek (43.480700, -80.442330). This is the area where the new Hwy 7 will bisect & pass over the GVT. Sturdy hiking boots are a must & trekking pole(s) suggested. Bring water, snack(s), sunscreen, insect repellent (or equivalent) & camera. Directions (Google Maps): From the traffic light at the intersection of Ebycrest Rd & Victoria St North (Hwy 7) follow Hwy 7 into Kitchener, keep in the left lane, about 0.7 km after crossing the Grand River turn left on Centennial Road & left on Centennial Court
Leaders: Jamie & Jan Hember 519-745-1375.
Check www.hember.ca/grouphikes for additional group hikes & last-minute changes.