DEADLINE TO REGISTER: BY MIDNIGHT, TWO DAYS BEFORE THE EVENT (OCTOBER 18)
PLEASE READ THE REQUIREMENTS AND ALL DETAILS BELOW PRIOR TO REGISTRATION
Happy Trails Hikes are about movement, connection, and getting out on to the trails in or around Winnipeg during the week. This series of hikes, happening on select weeknight evenings is open to all levels and is designed to connect with like-minded women from the Backcountry Women community.
Event leader: Christina Hiebert Click for more information!
Arrival Time: by 6:15 PM. We will begin the hike no later than 6:30 PM. The time arranged allows for you to have time to attend to personal needs such as organizing your gear and for the leaders to share information with the group.
Location: Bridgwater Forest Loop and adjacent Bridgewater Forest trails. We do not need to venture far for a connection with nature. Winnipeg has a number of active-transportation routes around the city, including the newer community of Bridgewater Forest. The pathways wind through meadow, lakes, and mature forest.
Backcountry Women acknowledges that this hike will take place on Treaty 1 Territory
Overall Difficulty Rating: due to the factors mentioned below, this activity is rated a 1/5.
This rating is subject to change based on prevailing conditions at the time of the activity, including but not limited to weather.
Duration/Distance: Walk will be two hours and approximately 6 KM.
Experience: Be comfortable hiking in the dark and have a light source with you to use if / when needed. You should have the ability to walk with the group (while physically distancing) at a slow to moderate pace for the duration of the activity and come to the activity with appropriate outerwear and layers.
Terrain: Crushed limestone and asphalt. Trail is suitable for all levels.
Pace: This activity will be at a slow to moderate pace.
Reach out to Christina if you are interested in bringing your dog. Please review dog policy here.
Further details will be provided to registered participants. Participants are responsible for having a valid e-mail address, communicating with the event organizer regarding any changes in attendance, and for checking e-mail prior to an event.
In light of the global pandemic, we are cautiously proceeding, allowing only a small number of participants at each event. We will need your cooperation in only signing up for events you can truly commit to attending. If you miss out on registering please get yourself registered on the waitlist. We also ask for everyone's cooperation and patience as we all adjust! Please see our policy and safety practices here.
This event allows cancellation no less than 2 days before start of event. If you are no longer able to attend, please see our No Show Policy.