Wilderness Adventurers of Ontario

A not-for-profit club since 1979.

Trips - It's what we're all about!

Each year the types and destinations of trips offered by members of Wilderness Adventurers vary. The following lists are provided to give you an idea of the type of outdoor trips and social events enjoyed by members. Trip details and contact information are available to members only.

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Trips and Activities in 2018 (so far...)
Jan 12 - Jan 14CampingEasy winter camping trip at Silent Lake Provincial Park
Jan 22 - Jan 26X-Country SkiingLimberlost Huntsville- snowshoeing, backcountry skiing, cross country skiing
Jan 26 - Jan 28X-Country SkiingWinter Classic - Limberlost - Huntsville
Feb 08 - Feb 12X-Country SkiingSkiing and Snow Shoeing - Sudbury
Feb 10 - Feb 11CampingWinter Camping at McCrae Lake
Feb 16 - Feb 19CampingWinter camping at Killarney Provincial Park
Feb 23 - Feb 25X-Country SkiingBondi - Cross Country Skiing and Snowshoeing
May 17 - May 22HikingHiking in the White Mountains of New Hampshire

Trips and Activities in 2017
Jan 23 - Jan 27X-Country SkiingWeek day back country skiing at Limberlost - BUCK LAKE Lodge
Jan 27 - Jan 29X-Country SkiingWinter Classic to Limberlost Wildlife Reserve near Dwight. Ontario.
Feb 04 - Feb 05Backpacking WA Trip Photos
Feb 16 - Feb 21X-Country SkiingThis is a trip to explore the back country skiing possibilities in Temagami. We will be staying at the Lake Herridge Lodge.
Feb 18 - Feb 20CampingKillarney winter camp WA Trip Photos
Feb 24 - Feb 26X-Country SkiingWinter Classic to Bondi Village - Dwight, Ontario WA Trip Photos
Mar 01 - Mar 08X-Country SkiingBackcountry or track ski in Quebec. Enjoy some of Canada's best terrain for skiing!
Mar 10 - Mar 12HikingWinter camping at Adirondack Loj near Lake Placid NY. Saturday's objective will be Iroquois Peak in the Adirondack High Peaks. WA Trip Photos
Apr 02, 10:00 AMWhitewater CanoeFirst WW paddle of the season to wake up the paddling muscles. 16 Mile Creek in Oakville. WA Trip Photos
Apr 08, 12:30 PMGeneral EventA great opportunity to come out and hear some interesting and informative speakers on various outdoor topics.
Apr 09, 10:00 AMWhitewater CanoeWhite water paddle down the Credit River to enjoy the recent rains and expected warm weather. WA Trip Photos
Apr 14, 10:00 AMFlatwater CanoeLeasurely day paddle in Minesing WA Trip Photos
Apr 22 - Apr 24Flatwater CanoeEarly spring flat-water Canoe Trip WA Trip Photos
May 04 - May 07HikingIn search of trilliums! Join me for an intermediate hiking weekend in southern Bruce Peninsula.Incredible cottage right on Georgian Bay.
May 14, 10:00 AMFlatwater CanoeBrush up on your flat water training skill 10am to 4 pm
May 18 - May 23HikingHiking in the White Mountains of New Hampshire WA Trip Photos
May 19 - May 22Flatwater CanoeCanoeing and camping on Bell Lake, Killarney. WA Trip Photos
May 20 - May 22Whitewater CanoeMay long weekend on the Crowe River. Three day whitewater trip with overnight camping. Suitable for experienced paddlers only.Limit 8 people WA Trip Photos
May 26 - May 28Flatwater CanoeSea Kayaking - Georgian Bay
Jun 04, 9:30 AMCyclingBike ride through Mennonite Country along the G2G Rail Trail
Jun 10 - Jun 11Whitewater Canoe WA Trip Photos
Jun 30 - Jul 02CyclingCelebrate Canada's 150th in the Nation's Capital
Jul 06 - Jul 09Flatwater CanoeLower French River: 4-day trip
Jul 28 - Jul 30Flatwater CanoeTim River: 3-day trip WA Trip Photos
Aug 04 - Aug 07Whitewater CanoeImprove your white water skills with a trip down the Madawaska River
Aug 11 - Aug 13Flatwater CanoeThe Harris - Naiscoot is a trip that incorporates a flatwater portion of the Magnetawan River system. The length of the route is approximately 30 km through a mix of rivers and lakes with 6 portages ranging in length from 7.6 m to 450 m. If Sat 12th of
Aug 26 - Sep 03Flatwater CanoeFlatwater canoe trip in Temagami P.P. for intermediate level paddlers. (Temagami south arm, Cross Lake, Lake Temagami central arm, Obabika Lake)
Aug 26 - Aug 27Flatwater CanoeFishing weekend on Cox Lake Kawartha Highlands Provincial Park WA Trip Photos
Sep 02 - Sep 04Whitewater CanoeInterested in independently practicing your white water paddling skills? Join us at Palmer Rapids this Labour Day weekend for relaxed conversation, lounging and paddling in a car-camping environment.
Sep 10, 11:00 AMGeneral EventAnnual WA Harvest Fest
Sep 14 - Sep 17Hiking
Sep 20 - Sep 24Flatwater CanoeExtended Canoe Trip to Chiniguichi WA Trip Photos
Sep 23, 11:00 AMGeneral EventOff leash park and a short hike
Sep 28 - Oct 01HikingSeptember 28 – October 1 (3 nights) Hike/Canoe/Fish – Come out and enjoy the fall colours in a beautiful part of Ontario! This year, our destination will be Temagami.
Oct 06 - Oct 09Flatwater CanoeA 35 km canoe trip through Lake Temagami and Cross Lake.
Oct 13 - Oct 15HikingFall classic hiking weekend to enjoy the fall colours. We will stay in a resort by Frontenac Park.
Oct 28 - Oct 29Flatwater CanoeJoin us as we paddle to McCrae Lake for the last canoe trip of the year.
Dec 02, 11:00 AMGeneral EventAnnual General Meeting and Christmas Party

Trips and activities we enjoyed in 2016
Jan 29 - Jan 31HikingWinter camping at Adirondack Loj near Lake Placid NY. Saturday's objective will be Mt.Colden in the Adirondack High Peaks (TBD). WA Trip Photos
Jan 29 - Jan 31X-Country SkiingCross Country Skiing and Snow Shoeing at Limberlost
Jan 31 - Feb 03X-Country SkiingAlgonquin Park X-Country Ski Trip (or Post-Limberlost Trip Extension): Dates – Jan 31-Feb 3, 2016. We will ski on the Leaf, Minesing and Fen trails. We will be staying at Wolf Den - http://www.wolfdenbunkhouse.com Approx cost is $115.50. We will have gro WA Trip Photos
Feb 12 - Feb 18X-Country SkiingBackcountry Skiing and Snowshoeing in Sault Ste Marie Region WA Trip Photos
Feb 20 - Feb 21Snowshoeing WA Trip Photos
Feb 26 - Feb 28X-Country SkiingCross Country Skiing and Snow Shoeing at Bondi Village WA Trip Photos
Mar 02 - Mar 08X-Country SkiingATTENTION BACK COUNTRY SKIERS!Mark your calendar for March 2 to March 8 for skiing in Val David, Quebec.Accommodation in a private chalet. Challenging skiing, lots of hills. Cost $250 for the week. Difficulty: High Deposit of $125 due on booking, bal of 1
Mar 12, 11:00 AMWhitewater CanoeWhite water paddle on the lower Credit River.
Mar 27, 10:00 AMWhitewater CanoeWhite water paddle down 16 Mile Creek from Lower Base Line to Dundas St.
Apr 02, 12:20 PMSocialAn amazing lineup of outdoor adventure professionals sharing their stories and photos for those who are itching to get out exploring or for the armchair adventurers
Apr 17, 10:00 AMWhitewater CanoeWhite water paddle down 16 Mile Creek from Lower Base Line to Dundas St. WA Trip Photos
Apr 23 - Apr 25Flatwater CanoeCanoeing near Port Loring WA Trip Photos
Apr 30, 9:00 AMFlatwater CanoeMinesing Wetlands: This is a relaxed day paddle to get started into the 2016 season and should leave lots of time to take pictures and watch wildlife. WA Trip Photos
May 05 - May 08HikingAnnual spring hiking trip - mark your calendar! Beat the black flies and get a head start on summer hiking! This year we will be exploring from a new venue likely in the Haliburton area. There are some wonderful trails for us to enjoy as well as the spri
May 06 - May 08Flatwater CanoeCanoe Lake and return via Burnt Island and Tom Thomson Lakes WA Trip Photos
May 07 - May 08Whitewater Canoe*** NEW DATE *** This old favourite is back after a few years off. Based in Whitney we will make two day trips to the Opeongo and Upper Madawaska rivers. Advanced and well equipped paddlers only please. WA Trip Photos
May 15, 8:30 AMFlatwater CanoeFlatwater Paddling Skills Practice. An opportunity for members new to canoeing to practice basic flatwater paddling skills such as the J-stroke and sweep. WA Trip Photos
May 15, 1:00 PMSocialOur annual Spring BBQ is held just after our Flat water canoe training WA Trip Photos
May 20 - May 23CyclingLong Weekend! car camp at Presquile Prov Park - explore the region on bicycle - expect to pedal 35 to 60km/day - limit of 6 people WA Trip Photos
May 20 - May 23Flatwater CanoeWe will be spending Fri night at the car camping site on George Lake in Killarney. Saturday, we will find a campsite on Bell Lake, followed by an afternoon excursion. There will be an optional hike up Silver Peak on Sunday. Monday we will hike or canoe (g
May 21 - May 23Whitewater CanoeMay long weekend on the Crowe river. Three day whitewater trip with overnight camping. WA Trip Photos
May 27 - May 29Sea KayakingSea Kayaking - Georgian Bay WA Trip Photos
Jun 04, 10:00 AMFlatwater Canoe***NEW DATE*** Relaxed day paddle on slow moving water from Kimberley to Heathcote on the Beaver river, approx. 4-5 hours WA Trip Photos
Jun 11 - Jun 12Whitewater CanoeAt this popular WA event you will learn the basics of moving water paddling and have the opportunity to put your skills to the test. WA Trip Photos
Jul 08 - Jul 10Flatwater CanoeAlgonquin Tim River WA Trip Photos
Jul 15 - Jul 17Sea KayakingCamping for two nights on Wreck Island with a Saturday trip to Henry's Restaurant on Frying Pan Island for lunch. WA Trip Photos
Aug 12 - Aug 14Sea KayakingSea Kayak Trip and Self Rescue skills practice. Suitable for Beginners and up. Georgian Bay. Destination TBD depending on forecast and skill level of group. WA Trip Photos
Aug 20 - Aug 21Flatwater CanoeShort flat water canoe trip into Fishog Lake WA Trip Photos
Aug 27, 10:30 AMSea KayakingAn exploratory kayaking/canoeing day trip on Jordan Harbour. We'll do some exploring of Jordan Harbour in the kayaks/canoes and then enjoy some apres paddle time exploring the quaint village of Jordan. This outing will be weather dependent. Participants w WA Trip Photos
Sep 02 - Sep 05Flatwater CanoeThis is a relaxed pace, flat water trip with multiple portages suited for experienced paddlers. We will meet at Achray Campground for a 12 noon departure on Friday, September 2. We will base camp at Opalescent Lake for 2 nights (Friday and Saturday). This WA Trip Photos
Sep 02 - Sep 05Whitewater CanoeInterested in independently practicing your white water paddling skills? Join us at Palmer Rapids this Labour Day weekend for relaxed conversation, lounging and paddling in a car-camping environment. This is *NOT* an organized training weekend - you must WA Trip Photos
Sep 10, 11:00 AMSocialThis year our annual Harvestfest will be held in the Terracotta conservation. It will be a lunchfest instead of a dinnerfest as we have done in the past. More information to follow.
Sep 17 - Sep 18HikingIntermediate/advanced hike. We will hike 28.6 km on Saturday and 19 km on Sunday and stay in a lovely cottage on Friday night and Saturday night. WA Trip Photos
Sep 21 - Sep 26Flatwater CanoeExtended Canoe Trip to Dunlop Lake area north of Elliott Lake WA Trip Photos
Sep 29 - Oct 03General EventIf you have ever wanted to experience the Agawa Canyon Fall Train trip, you should do it this year! The train is now being operated by an independent owner (CN sold it) and it is uncertain how long this summer/fall trip will continue - winter snow train n
Oct 01 - Oct 02Flatwater CanoeWe will be canoeing the less developed stretch of Muskoka River south of Baysville and camping on crown land along its banks. The plan is to leave very early Saturday morning and park at the Baysville community centre. Once we get to our campsite, we can
Oct 08 - Oct 10Flatwater CanoeThanksgiving in Haliburton WA Trip Photos
Oct 22 - Oct 23Flatwater CanoeEasy flatwater canoe trip to end the year.
Dec 03, 1:00 PMGeneral Event

Trips and Activities in 2015
Jan 15 - Jan 18X-Country SkiingSkiing and Snow Shoeing at Voyageur Quest in South River - Thursday Night to Sunday WA Trip Photos
Jan 24, 10:30 AMCyclingintroduction to fat tire biking, 2 hrs $60 includes guide, bike, helmet, trail pass - HorseShoe Valley resort, 90 min north of Toronto
Jan 30 - Feb 01CampingAdirondacks - Winter camping in lean-to and summit hike to Giant and Rocky Peak. WA Trip Photos
Jan 30 - Feb 01X-Country SkiingWA winter classic at Limberlost near Huntsville. Great for cross country skiing and snow shoeing WA Trip Photos
Feb 01 - Feb 04X-Country SkiingAlgonquin Ski/Snowshoe Trip (or Post-Limberlost Trip Extension): Dates – February 1-4, 2015 This trip is Sunday to Wednesday following the Limberlost weekend (see trip - on calendar).You don’t have to be attending Limberlost to take part in this outing t WA Trip Photos
Feb 07, 11:00 AMX-Country SkiingJoin WA'ers for a great day of off-track skiing in Grey County in Blue Mountains north of Feversham off county rd #2. We will meet at Kolapore parking lot (north) at 11 am February 7. Skiing at 3 stage nearby or Kolapore.
Feb 08, 8:00 AMX-Country SkiingSki Bus Trip - Five Winds Backcountry Ski Trails
Feb 21 - Feb 22CampingOvernight winter camping. Location to be determined. Snowshoeing with sled; possible quinzhee building. WA Trip Photos
Feb 27 - Mar 01X-Country SkiingAnother WA classic to Bondi Village near Hunstville for Cross Country Skiing and Snow Shoeing WA Trip Photos
Apr 11, 9:00 AMGeneral EventEducation sessions related to outdoor activities followed by a short digital presentation of past trips. WA Trip Photos
Apr 12, 11:00 AMWhitewater CanoeWhitewater paddling on the Credit River through Mississauga WA Trip Photos
Apr 19, 10:30 AMWhitewater CanoeSpring Whitewater Day Paddle on the Credit River WA Trip Photos
Apr 26, 10:15 AMHikingHiking the Bruce Trail in Niagara Peninsula WA Trip Photos
Apr 30 - May 03HikingAccommodation with be at a beautiful cottage very close to the village of Tobermory right on Lake Huron. Along with lots of living space, the cottage also features a hot tub on the deck – great for après-hike! We will be hiking on Friday and Saturday WA Trip Photos
May 02, 9:30 AMFlatwater CanoeFlatwater Canoe Day Paddle WA Trip Photos
May 08 - May 10Flatwater CanoeEarly spring trip to Booth Lake in Algonquin Park. We will depart from Access #17 Shall Lake on Friday morning for the relatively short paddle to Booth Lake. Our route will be through Farm and Kitty Lakes with two short and easy portages. Opportunities f
May 15 - May 18Flatwater CanoeKillarney Park, Flatwater Canoe trip for the May long weekend. WA Trip Photos
May 15 - May 18Flatwater CanoeCanoeing in Killarney on the May long weekend with option to climb Silver Peak. We will stay at Grundy Lake on Friday night and canoe to David Lake through the George Lake access point. WA Trip Photos
May 16 - May 18Whitewater CanoeWhitewater Canoe Trip on the Crowe Rriver WA Trip Photos
May 17, 9:00 AMWhitewater CanoeIf you’re curious about learning to paddle in whitewater but aren't yet ready to commit to a weekend course, why not try this for a start. We will demonstrate the basic whitewater moves on an uncomplicated section of the Credit River. The premise is that
May 24, 9:00 AMFlatwater CanoeFlatwater Canoe Lessons at Kelso Conservation area. Learn and practise the basic canoe strokes. WA Trip Photos
May 24, 1:00 PMSocialClub Spring Picnic WA Trip Photos
May 29 - May 31Sea KayakingSea Kayaking on Georgian Bay - leaving from Dillon Ontario WA Trip Photos
Jun 06 - Jun 08Whitewater CanoeWhite Water Training weekend at Palmer Rapids WA Trip Photos
Jun 12 - Jun 14Flatwater CanoeMassasauga
Jun 19 - Jun 21CyclingJune 19 to 21. Join us for a weekend of cycling. Our base will be a lovely 4-bedroom cottage right on the Thames River (town of St. Mary’s which is very close to Stratford). See link below for more details. We will be cycling in the heart of Ontario’s
Jun 20, 9:00 AMFlatwater CanoeDay trip paddling the Grand River from Cambridge to Paris.
Jul 24 - Jul 26Sea Kayaking
Jul 31 - Aug 03Whitewater CanoeWW Training Trip - Follow-up to WW skills weekend at Palmer Rapids WA Trip Photos
Aug 12 - Aug 17Flatwater CanoeCanoe northwestern section of Algonquin Park. Enter access point 1 at Kawawaymog Lake. We stay at Manitou, Kiosk, Mink and Manitou Lakes overnight. 2-4 portages per day, longest 1,320m. Moderate difficulty and pace. Stay in cabins first night. Deposit is
Aug 21 - Aug 23Sea KayakingSea Kayak Trip and Self Rescue skills practice weekend. Suitable for intermediate and beginner paddlers. Put-in TBD near White Squall, departing 1pm Friday, returning 1pm Sunday. Max paddlers 8.
Sep 04 - Sep 08Flatwater CanoeAlgonquin P.P. Flatwater, Smoke Lake, Big Porcupine Lake, Lake Louisa, Harness Lake Loop (Sept 4th to 8th)
Sep 12, 4:00 PMSocialHarvest Fest
Sep 12, 4:00 PMSocial
Sep 17 - Sep 20General EventNEW FOR 2015!! This year we will go to the beautiful Killarney Park and stay at Blue Mountain Lodge for a 3-day weekend of canoeing, hiking or both - your preference - but with the comfort of the cabins at the end of the day! Cost $150. WA Trip Photos
Sep 18 - Sep 20Cycling WA Trip Photos
Sep 24 - Sep 28Flatwater CanoeThis is a flat water and river trip in the Barron Canyon area of Algonquin Park. WA Trip Photos
Sep 25 - Sep 27Flatwater CanoeHead to Algonquin Friday morning, paddle to base camp on Rock Lake, Booth Trail hike on Saturday, Hardwood Trail on Sunday. WA Trip Photos
Sep 25 - Sep 27Flatwater CanoeExploratory Canoe Trip near Port Loring WA Trip Photos
Oct 02 - Oct 04HikingSee the fall colours from the Centennial Ridges. WA Trip Photos
Oct 04, 9:00 AMHikingCome explore and hike the historic hills near the Forks of the Credit in Caledon. We'll day hike some of the nearby trails such as the Devil's Pulpit and take in the fall colours. This hike will go rain or shine, dress accordingly for the weather and ty
Oct 10 - Oct 12Flatwater CanoeThanksgiving trip: Nunikani in the Haliburton area WA Trip Photos
Oct 16 - Oct 18Hiking12 cottages have been rented at Snug Harbour Resort for October 16 – 18, and hiking will be in Frontenac Park. Frontenac offers the experience of the Canadian Shield in Southern Ontario. We will hike in three groups, from easy (10 km or so) to rather ch
Oct 24, 9:00 AMFlatwater Canoe Overnight Canoe Trip Sat. Oct. 24 to Sunday Oct. 25 - it's back (again)! mark your calenders for the biggest annual canoe bash, the fabled 'Last Trip of the Year'. Location is McCrae Lake, approximately 90 minute drive from Toronto. A short paddle and 2
Oct 24, 9:00 AMFlatwater Canoe Overnight Canoe Trip Sat. Oct. 24 to Sunday Oct. 25 - it's back (again)! mark your calenders for the biggest annual canoe bash, the fabled 'Last Trip of the Year'. Location is McCrae Lake, approximately 90 minute drive from Toronto. A short paddle and 2
Dec 05, 1:00 PMSocialAll members are welcome to attend the Annual General meeting at 1:00pm and the Club Christmas Party after the meeting.

Trips and Activities in 2014
Jan 09 - Jan 12X-Country SkiingCross Country Skiing and Snow Shoeing at Voyageur Quest - South River WA Trip Photos
Jan 17 - Jan 19X-Country SkiingSilent Lake: Yurts. Cross country skiing and snowshoeing. WA Trip Photos
Jan 20 - Jan 24X-Country SkiingStay at Wolf’s Den which is near Algonquin Park’s west gate and then get in 3 ski or snowshoe days at Leaf, Minesing and Fen trails in the park. Skis days expected to be Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and for those going on to Limberlost weekend trip, we’d WA Trip Photos
Jan 24 - Jan 26X-Country SkiingSnowshoeing and Cross Country Skiing at Limberlost (Huntsville area) - 24 to 30 people WA Trip Photos
Jan 31 - Feb 03HikingAdirondacks - Winter Camping in a lean-to and long, difficult hike to one of the high peaks. WA Trip Photos
Feb 02, 8:00 AMX-Country SkiingSki Bus Trip – Five Winds Backcountry Ski Trails
Feb 02 - Feb 06X-Country SkiingDrive to Val David on Saturday, Feb 1 and stay at Chateau Beaumont for 5 nights. If people are going on to Wakefied ski trip, we will arrive there on Thursday. Accommodations are extremely reasonable and range from bunk room to private room.
Feb 06 - Feb 09X-Country SkiingEnjoy cross-country skiing and snowshoeing in Quebec, known for both fantastic back-country and groomed trails. Labrador Lodge is a luxurious five-bedroom timber-frame cottage located only 30 minutes from Ottawa, just outside the village of Wakefield. Sit
Feb 08 - Feb 09CampingWe will snowshoe into crown land near McCrae Lake and build quinzhees (snow huts) to spend the night in. This is just a short two-day, one-night outing. WA Trip Photos
Feb 21 - Feb 23X-Country SkiingSnow shoeing and skiing in the Bondi area, including the Leslie Frost Centre, Algonquin and Bondi itself. WA Trip Photos
Feb 26 - Mar 03X-Country SkiingStokely is in Algoma (near Sault Ste Marie) and while the more southerly ski areas seem to struggle with the warm winters in recent years, Stokely normally has some of the best and continuous snow to be found anywhere in Ontario. Add to that the endless m
Apr 06, 10:00 AMWhitewater CanoeFirst paddle of the spring! Credit River from Streetsville Memorial Park to Erindale Park.
Apr 12, 9:00 AMSkills DevelopmentOutdoor Skills(6 sessions)in the morning and digital presentations in the afternoon. WA Trip Photos
Apr 27, 10:00 AMFlatwater CanoeDay paddle on Beaver River, Kimberley to Heathcote. Approx. 25 km, 4-5 hrs. WA Trip Photos
May 10, 1:00 PMWhitewater CanoeDay paddle of Lower Credit River - Streetsville to Erindale Park. WA Trip Photos
May 17 - May 19Whitewater CanoeMeeting at Tim's in Havelock on the Saturday morning and then doing a three day river trip.
May 25, 1:00 AMSocialYearly Club picnic
May 25, 9:00 AMFlatwater CanoeFlatwater Canoe Lessons at Kelso Conservation area
May 30 - Jun 02Sea KayakingAdvanced Sea Kayak Trip on Georgian Bay to Hertzberg Island. WA Trip Photos
Jun 07 - Jun 08Whitewater CanoeWhite Water Training weekend at Palmer Rapids WA Trip Photos
Jun 14, 9:00 AMFlatwater CanoeGrand River - Canoe / Kayak Flatwater. Enjoy a one-day leisurely paddle down the Grand River from Cambridge to Paris. WA Trip Photos
Jun 14 - Jun 15General EventMEC Toronto Paddlefest 2014 Dive into the world of kayaking, canoeing, dragon boating and stand up paddleboarding. From MEC: We’ve got lots on deck at our paddling festival – and everyone’s welcome! You can go for a test paddle, participate in a ha
Jun 28 - Jul 01Whitewater CanoeStarting an Wawashkesh Lake and proceeding down to Highway 69 Long shuttle, long rapids such as canal and 30 dollar.
Jun 28 - Jul 01Flatwater CanoeAlgonquin - Burnt Island flatwater canoe trip. WA Trip Photos
Jul 05, 8:00 AMSea KayakingA fun day to practice your strokes, wet exits, self and assisted rescues. Good skills to have when tripping. WA Trip Photos
Jul 11 - Jul 13Flatwater CanoeFri & Sat night car camping at Cayuga. 7:30-8am start to shuttle cars from before Caledonia to Lake Erie, 2 short portages around dams. Saturday will paddle from up river and finish at camp, Sunday from camp ending at Lake Erie. Ideal for long day/str
Jul 12 - Jul 22Flatwater CanoeFlatwater canoe trip in Temagami Provincial Park for intermediate level paddlers.
Jul 19, 9:00 AMCyclingRide your bike on the Don Valley bike path from Edwards Gardens to out to Leslie Street Spit and back.
Jul 25 - Jul 27CyclingA weekend of cycling and hiking centred around Warsaw Caves in Peterborough County. Car camping. Saturday 47 km. moderate cycle loop to Lakefield. Sunday hike and explore Warsaw Caves area, then visit Peterborough Lift Lock and Canadian Canoe Museum. WA Trip Photos
Aug 02 - Aug 06Flatwater CanoeWe will leave Saturday morning and drive straight to park. Enjoy many favourite spots found in this area: Paradise Lagoon, pictographs, McConnell Beach. Fabulous weather has been ordered for this picturesque location. Only 14 portages total – longest is 5
Aug 02 - Aug 04Flatwater CanoeAlgonquin - Porcupine flatwater canoe trip.
Aug 09 - Aug 11Sea KayakingEasy paced, 2-night sea kayak trip to Georgian Bay (Massasauga Provincial Park). WA Trip Photos
Aug 22 - Aug 24Flatwater CanoeJust like on TV, you and your race partner will paddle, camp and use your outdoors skills to complete legs and compete against other teams for the soon to be coveted Amazing WAce Trophy. WA Trip Photos
Aug 29 - Sep 01Flatwater CanoeThe annual 4-day flatwater canoe trip to Noganosh! Easy 5-hour paddle, 3 short portages, beautiful camp sites. Ideally we'll meet at Grundy Lake Provincial Park on Thursday evening (August 28) and then paddle in on Friday morning. If enough people want to WA Trip Photos
Sep 11 - Sep 14Flatwater CanoeKillarney flatwater canoe trip.
Sep 13, 2:00 PMSocialAnnual Harvestfest Social WA Trip Photos
Sep 18 - Sep 21Flatwater CanoeFlatwater canoe trip in Killarney P.P. for novice paddlers. (Killarney Lake, plus a hike to 'The Crack')
Sep 26 - Sep 28Flatwater CanoeCanoeing to Woodland Lake, north of the Severn River WA Trip Photos
Sep 27 - Sep 29Flatwater CanoeFairly easy, 2-day, 1 night flatwater canoe trip at Massasauga P.P. WA Trip Photos
Oct 11 - Oct 13Flatwater CanoeHaliburton region, short paddle, turkey dinner on Saturday night, low stress, limit of 8 people. WA Trip Photos
Oct 17 - Oct 19HikingFri. Oct. 17 to 19 – Hike Weekend – Frontenac Provincial Park and Snug Harbour Resort In conjunction with East York Outdoor Club, enjoy the weekend of beautiful fall hiking in Eastern Ontario – there should still be lots of foliage left at this time.
Oct 25 - Oct 26Flatwater CanoeLast Trip of the Year: McCrae Lake – Flatwater Canoe Trip Once again the plan is to head up Saturday morning to the put-in. Paddle to site and spend afternoon at camp, hiking or paddling—whatever floats your boat!! Return Sunday afternoon. WA Trip Photos
Nov 16, 2:00 PMGeneral EventAnnual General Meeting and Volunteer Appreciation
Dec 06, 1:00 PMSocialAnnual Christmas Party

Trips and Activities in 2013
Jan 11 - Jan 13X-Country SkiingAlgonquin Eco Lodge X-Country Skiing and Snowshoeing WA Trip Photos
Jan 11 - Jan 13HikingWinter Lean-To Camping and Mt. Marcy Hike, Lake Placid, New York WA Trip Photos
Jan 18 - Jan 20CampingTwo nights of winter camping at Mew Lake area, Algonquin P.P. WA Trip Photos
Jan 18 - Jan 20SnowshoeingCloverleaf Cottage Resort, Algonquin Park. Snowshoeing weekend. WA Trip Photos
Jan 21, 6:30 PMSkills DevelopmentSearch and Rescue Techniques seminar presented by the Five Winds Backcountry Ski Club.
Jan 25 - Jan 28X-Country SkiingLimberlost Snowshoeing/Skiing WA Trip Photos
Feb 02 - Feb 03CampingBuild a quinzhee and sleep in it! WA Trip Photos
Feb 15, 6:30 PMGeneral EventWilderness and Canoe Symposium 2013
Feb 16, 9:00 AMGeneral EventWilderness and Canoe Symposium 2013
Feb 22 - Feb 24X-Country SkiingX-Country Skiing and Snowshoeing at Bondi Village. WA Trip Photos
Mar 02, 9:00 AMX-Country SkiingOn Saturday, March 2nd, 2013 NordicFest, Ontario’s cross country ski and snowshoe festival returns to Scenic Caves Nordic Centre in the Town of Blue Mountains!
Mar 12, 9:00 AMGeneral EventPaddle the Don Fundraising Paddle (Sun May 5th) - Registration is Mar 12 at 9am.
Mar 16, 10:30 AMWhitewater CanoeChecking the weather and considering a paddle on the Credit River today. Whitewater experience required. WA Trip Photos
Mar 22, 6:30 PMGeneral EventBanff Mountain Film Festival World Tour 2013
Mar 23, 6:30 PMGeneral EventBanff Mountain Film Festival World Tour 2013
Mar 24, 6:30 PMGeneral EventBanff Mountain Film Festival World Tour 2013
Apr 07, 2:00 PMSocialWilderness Adventurers Meet and Greet Slide Show Northern District Toronto Library Room 224
Apr 14, 10:00 AMWhitewater CanoeWW Paddle of 16 Mile Creek from Lower Baseline To Dundas St. WA Trip Photos
May 04 - May 05Flatwater CanoeAlgonquin Park: May 4th and 5th. Canoe Lake access to Burnt Is. Lake. Max. of six persons
May 05, 8:00 AMWhitewater CanoePaddle approximately 10 km of the Don River in Toronto and help raise money for education and restoration projects. Some whitewater experience recommended.
May 09 - May 12HikingEnjoy a weekend of hiking on the Bruce Trail as spring returns - beautiful views, trilliums and more. Accommodation will be in a comfortable waterfront cottage near Lions Head. Intermediate to advanced hikers capable of a 20 km day at a moderate pace.
May 11, 9:00 AMSocialFlatwater canoeing lessons and club picnic. Kelso Conservation Area. New members encouraged to attend.
May 11, 12:00 PMFlatwater Canoe
May 18 - May 20Whitewater CanoeWhitewater Canoe Trip - Crowe River (Sat-Mon) WA Trip Photos
May 18 - May 21Flatwater CanoeJoin us for a canoe trip to Spider Lake in Masassauga Provincial Park. We will spend two nights at the same campsite, paddling in on Saturday and out on Monday. Canoe rentals are available at nearby Oastler Lake PP. A deposit will be required (amount to b WA Trip Photos
May 24 - May 26Sea KayakingSea Kayaking on Georgian Bay - Leaving from Dillon. Not suitable for sea kayaking beginners. WA Trip Photos
Jun 08 - Jun 09Whitewater CanoeWhite water training at Palmer Rapids WA Trip Photos
Jun 14 - Jun 16CyclingJoin Val on this biking trip in Prince Edward County, a 2 ½ hour drive east of Toronto. Camp at Sand Banks PP Friday and Saturday nights and enjoy Saturday and Sunday daytime bicycle treks. Saturday’s ride will be about 65 km., cycling along quiet country
Jun 15, 11:00 AMFlatwater Canoepaddle the leslie st spit WA Trip Photos
Jun 22 - Jun 23Whitewater CanoeThis trip is for those with experience in white water paddling. Mike will make lunch and breakfast for the trip. Meet at Silent Lake on Friday night.
Jun 28 - Jul 01Flatwater CanoeMeet June 28 evening at campground for early start next morning. Level: relaxing Max: 8 Level: relaxing Max: 8 WA Trip Photos
Jun 29 - Jul 02Flatwater CanoeIntermediate canoe trip through the northern section of the Kawartha Highlands PP. WA Trip Photos
Jun 29 - Jul 01Whitewater CanoeWhite Water training trip - Lower Madawaska River WA Trip Photos
Jul 13 - Jul 22Flatwater CanoeFlatwater canoe trip in Temagami Provincial Park for intermediate level paddlers. WA Trip Photos
Jul 13 - Jul 15Flatwater CanoeJust a relaxing one night overnight trip to Gunn Lake WA Trip Photos
Jul 13 - Jul 14CyclingJoin Marlene on a cycling trip on the weekend of July 13/14 to Long Point Provincial Park. The weekend includes a visit to "Burning Kiln" winery. WA Trip Photos
Jul 20, 8:00 AMSea KayakingPractice your sea kayaking skills in the safe warm waters of Lake Simcoe near Barrie! 8am - 4:30. Work on strokes, wet exits, self and assisted rescues etc. Skill Level: beginners and up. RSVP by June 28th.
Jul 27, 12:00 AMFlatwater CanoeBring your lunch and enjoy a leisurely paddle by canoe or kayak on the Grand River.
Aug 09 - Aug 12Flatwater CanoeAlgonquin Park - North Tea Lake : A four day summer flatwater canoe trip for intermediate paddlers. Some long portages, paddling pace low-moderate. 8 people. WA Trip Photos
Aug 19 - Aug 25Flatwater CanoeFlatwater canoe trip in Killarney Provincial Park for intermediate level paddlers. WA Trip Photos
Aug 29 - Sep 03Flatwater CanoeRelaxing trip over extended Labour Day weekend. We will visit a number of lakes in the Noganosh Lake area. WA Trip Photos
Sep 07 - Sep 08Flatwater CanoeClydegale, Algonquin : Meet Friday Sept 6 evening at campground for early start next morning. Trip ends Sunday Sept 8th. Level: relaxing Max: 8 WA Trip Photos
Sep 14, 2:00 PMSocial"Harvestfest" our annual club BBQ WA Trip Photos
Sep 27 - Sep 30Flatwater CanoeCanoe Trip to Woodland Lake - Note a 3 day weekend WA Trip Photos
Sep 28, 10:00 AMCyclingBicycle day-trip at Niagara: join us for a leisurely cycle from Niagara-on-the-Lake up to the falls and then back again (stopping at a couple of wineries) on Sept. 28. WA Trip Photos
Oct 06, 11:00 AMHiking Sunday October 6th Hike Rattlesnake Point to Crawford Lake (CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER) Get your hiking boots on and enjoy an autumn day on the Niagara Escarpment - spectacular views, and peaceful valley walks. Start at Rattlesnake Point and hike t
Oct 11 - Oct 14HikingAdirondacks, Thanksgiving: The Adirondacks explode with colour around Columbus Day (Canadian Thanksgiving), and even though the days are getting short, this is an excellent time for hiking in the mountains. We will leave Friday (Oct 11) morning for the 6-
Oct 12 - Oct 14Flatwater CanoeCanoe trip to a lake in either the Haliburton or Kawartha region, leave on Saturday morning and return on Monday afternoon. WA Trip Photos
Oct 18 - Oct 20HikingOctober 18 - 20, 2013.Enjoy a weekend of beautiful fall hiking in Eastern Ontario - there should still be lots of foliage left.We will spend two days hiking in Frontenac Provincial Park north of Kingston in rustic cottages.Suitable for all levels. WA Trip Photos
Oct 26 - Oct 27Flatwater CanoeAnnual Last Trip of the Year. Flatwater Canoe trip.
Nov 17, 2:00 PMSocialAnnual General meeting for all members
Dec 07, 2:00 PMSocialChristmas party WA Trip Photos


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