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Nepean Nomads Walking Club - 2019



Updated JaN. 02, 2019

Please Note: In the case of discrepancy between printed walks information and the website, the WEBSITE shall have priority and any changes will be highlighted in RED.



Scheduled Events 2019


February 02

OTTAWA,  ON   23rd Annual Winterlude Walk

START POINT: Sir John A Pub, 284 Elgin Street, Ottawa  K2P 1M3

DISTANCES: 5, 10   Difficulty: 2B   Registration: 10:00 - 11:00

EVENT SPONSOR: Nepean Nomads Walking Club   Contact: Lorna   613-224-1332   sassyg@rogers.com


March 16

OTTAWA,  ON   St. Patrick's Day Jig

START POINT: Ben Franklin Place, 101 Centrepointe Drive, Ottawa  K2G 5K7

DISTANCES: 5, 10   Difficulty: 1A   Registration: 10:00 - 11:00

EVENT SPONSOR: Nepean Nomads Walking Club   Contact: Lorna   613-224-1332   sassyg@rogers.com


April 27

PERTH,  ON   Festival of Maples

START POINT: Café Bean, 1 Sherbrooke Street, Perth  K7H 1A1

DISTANCES: 5, 10   Difficulty: 1A   Registration: 09:00 - 10:00

EVENT SPONSOR: Nepean Nomads Walking Club   Contact: Lorna   613-224-1332   sassyg@rogers.com


May 11

OTTAWA,  ON   World Walking Day

START POINT: Arrow & Loon Pub, 99 Fifth Avenue, Ottawa  K1S 2M3

DISTANCES: 5, 10   Difficulty: 1B   Registration: 09:00 - 10:00

EVENT SPONSOR: Nepean Nomads Walking Club   Contact: Lorna   613-224-1332   sassyg@rogers.com


June 01

OTTAWA,  ON   Westcliffe

START POINT: Westcliffe Community Centre, 681 Seyton Drive, Ottawa  K2H 9B5

DISTANCES: 5, 10   Difficulty: 1A   Registration: 09:00 - 10:00

EVENT SPONSOR: Nepean Nomads Walking Club   Contact: Lorna   613-224-1332   sassyg@rogers.com

WALK DESCRIPTION: Bring your lunch and a dessert to share!


June 05

OTTAWA,  ON   Monkey Joe's Meander

START POINT: Monkey Joe's Bar & Grill, 1265 Carling Avenue, Ottawa  K1Z 1A2

DISTANCES: 5, 10   Difficulty: 1B   Registration: 108:00 - 109:00

EVENT SPONSOR: Nepean Nomads Walking Club   Contact: Lorna   613-224-1332   sassyg@rogers.com


June 15

MANOTICK,  ON   Manotick RVCA Park

START POINT: RCVA , 3889 Rideau Valley Drive, Manotick  K4M 1A5

DISTANCES: 5, 10   Difficulty: 1B   Registration: 09:00 - 10:00

EVENT SPONSOR: Nepean Nomads Walking Club   Contact: Lorna   613-224-1332   sassyg@rogers.com


June 30

OTTAWA,  ON   Canada Day Eve

START POINT: Heart & Crown, 353 Preston Street, Ottawa  K1S 1V6

DISTANCES: 5, 10   Difficulty: 1A   Registration: 108:00 - 109:00

EVENT SPONSOR: Nepean Nomads Walking Club   Contact: Lorna   613-224-1332   sassyg@rogers.com


July 06

OTTAWA,  ON  

START POINT: Minto Recreation Complex, 3500 Cambrian Road, Ottawa  K2J 0V1

DISTANCES: 5, 10   Difficulty: 1B   Registration: 09:00 - 10:00

EVENT SPONSOR: Nepean Nomads Walking Club   Contact: Lorna   613-224-1332   sassyg@rogers.com


July 17

OTTAWA,  ON  

START POINT: Nepean Sailing Club, 3257 Carling Avenue, Ottawa  K2H 1A6

DISTANCES: 5, 10   Difficulty: 1B   Registration: 108:00 - 109:00

EVENT SPONSOR: Nepean Nomads Walking Club   Contact: Lorna   613-224-1332   sassyg@rogers.com


July 20

ARNPRIOR,  ON  

START POINT: Quality Inn, 70 Madawaska Blvd, Arnprior  K7S 1S5

DISTANCES: 5, 10   Difficulty: 2B   Registration: 09:00 - 10:00

EVENT SPONSOR: Nepean Nomads Walking Club   Contact: Lorna   613-224-1332   sassyg@rogers.com


July 31

OTTAWA,  ON  

START POINT: Buster's Bar & Grill, 2525 Carling Avenue, Ottawa  K2B 5B6

DISTANCES: 5, 10   Difficulty: 2B   Registration: 108:00 - 109:00

EVENT SPONSOR: Nepean Nomads Walking Club   Contact: Lorna   613-224-1332   sassyg@rogers.com


August 03

OTTAWA,  ON   Walkfest

START POINT: Ottawa City Hall, 110 Laurier Ave W, Ottawa  K1P 1J1

DISTANCES: 5, 10, 21   Difficulty: 1B   Registration: 09:00 - 10:00

EVENT SPONSOR: Nepean Nomads Walking Club   Contact: Lorna   613-224-1332   sassyg@rogers.com


August 04

OTTAWA,  ON   Walkfest

START POINT: Ottawa City Hall, 110 Laurier Ave W, Ottawa  K1P 1J1

DISTANCES: 6, 11   Difficulty: 1B   Registration: 09:00 - 10:00

EVENT SPONSOR: Nepean Nomads Walking Club   Contact: Lorna   613-224-1332   sassyg@rogers.com


August 14

OTTAWA,  ON  

START POINT: Broadway Bar & Grill, 1896 Prince of Wales Drive, Ottawa  K2C 3J7

DISTANCES: 5, 10   Difficulty: 2B   Registration: 108:00 - 109:00

EVENT SPONSOR: Nepean Nomads Walking Club   Contact: Lorna   613-224-1332   sassyg@rogers.com


August 24

GATINEAU,  QC  

START POINT: Aylmer Marina, 1 rue Principale, Gatineau  J9H 7J3

DISTANCES: 5, 10   Difficulty: 2B   Registration: 09:00 - 10:00

EVENT SPONSOR: Nepean Nomads Walking Club   Contact: Lorna   613-224-1332   sassyg@rogers.com


September 07

OTTAWA,  ON  

START POINT: Greenfields Gastro Public House, 900 Greenbank Road, Ottawa  K2J 1S8

DISTANCES: 5, 10   Difficulty: 2B   Registration: 09:00 - 10:00

EVENT SPONSOR: Nepean Nomads Walking Club   Contact: Lorna   613-224-1332   sassyg@rogers.com


September 28

OTTAWA,  ON   Autumn Leaves

START POINT: Zolas Restaurant, 2194 Robertson Road, Ottawa  K2H 9J5

DISTANCES: 5, 10   Difficulty: 1B   Registration: 09:00 - 10:00

EVENT SPONSOR: Nepean Nomads Walking Club   Contact: Lorna   613-224-1332   sassyg@rogers.com


October 19

GATINEAU,  QC  

START POINT: Lac Leamy Casino, 1 boulevard du Casino, Gatineau  J8Y 6W3

DISTANCES: 5, 10   Difficulty: 2B   Registration: 09:00 - 10:00

EVENT SPONSOR: Nepean Nomads Walking Club   Contact: Lorna   613-224-1332   sassyg@rogers.comß





Permanent Trails 2019


OTTAWA - Kanata - PT003

START POINT:  Rexall PharmaPlus (inside Hazeldean Mall), 300 Robertson Rd,  Ottawa  K2M 1C9

START POINT OPEN: 2019-05-01 ~ 2019-10-31    Distances: 5, 6, 10, 11 km    Difficulty Rating: 1A

ORGANIZER: Nepean Nomads Walking Club

CONTACT: Don/Joan - 613-831-4209 - koopdj@rogers.com


OTTAWA - Downtown Tourist Area - PT005

START POINT:  The Scone Witch, 150 Elgin St.,  Ottawa  K1P 5J4

START POINT OPEN: 2019-01-02 ~ 2019-12-31    Distances: 5, 10 km    Difficulty Rating: 1A

ORGANIZER: Nepean Nomads Walking Club

CONTACT: Michele - 613-825-7180/613-220-1751 - bellmichele02@gmail.com

DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: Please Note: the entrance to The Scone Witch is on Gloucester Street. The Walk Box is located on the bottom shelf to the right of the order counter.

WALK INFORMATION: Special Walking Program(s): TCT Pavilion (*Pavilion on 10 KM trail only), Capital City, Trans-Canada Trail, Bridges

SPECIAL WALKING PROGRAMS: TCT & Pavilion, Capital City, Trans-Canada Trail, Bridges


OTTAWA - Nepean - West - Woodroffe South - PT030

START POINT: Nepean Sportsplex, 1701 Woodroffe Avenue,  Ottawa  K2G 1W2

START POINT OPEN: 2019-01-02 ~ 2019-12-31    Distances: 5,6,10,11 km    Difficulty Rating: 1A

ORGANIZER: Nepean Nomads Walking Club

CONTACT: Michele - 613-825-7180 - bellmichele02@gmail.com

DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: Ask for the Walk Box at the Fitness Centre desk.


OTTAWA - Nepean - West - Crystal Beach - PT092

START POINT:  Petro-Canada, 3095 Carling Avenue,  Ottawa  K2H 5A4

START POINT OPEN: 2019-01-01 ~ 2019-12-31    Distances: 6, 11 km    Difficulty Rating: 1B

ORGANIZER: Nepean Nomads Walking Club

CONTACT: Kirsten - 613-829-2237 - anorse@rogers.com

SPECIAL WALKING PROGRAMS: Capital City, Trans-Canada Trail


OTTAWA - Nepean - West - Greenbank - PT100

START POINT:  Circle K, 299 Greenbank Road,  Ottawa  K2H 8K9

START POINT OPEN: 2019-01-01 ~ 2019-12-31    Distances: 5, 6, 10, 11 km    Difficulty Rating: 1A

ORGANIZER: Nepean Nomads Walking Club

CONTACT: Jane - 613-733-6943 - janehare@magma.ca


OTTAWA - Nepean - West - Woodroffe - PT130

START POINT:  Sports 4, College Square, 1371 Woodroffe Avenue,  Ottawa  K2G 1V7

START POINT OPEN: 2019-01-02 ~ 2019-12-31    Distances: 5, 6, 10, 11 km    Difficulty Rating: 2B

ORGANIZER: Nepean Nomads Walking Club

CONTACT: Lorna - 613-224-1332 - sassyg@rogers.com


OTTAWA - Kanata - West - PT147

START POINT:  Kanata Leisure Centre, 70 Aird Pl.,  Ottawa  K2L 4C9

START POINT OPEN: 2019-05-01 ~ 2019-10-31    Distances: 5, 6, 10, 11 km    Difficulty Rating: 1A

ORGANIZER: Nepean Nomads Walking Club

CONTACT: Sally - 613-829-4809 - sdhare@rogers.com


OTTAWA - Stittsville - Village in west end of Ottawa - PT148

START POINT:  Shoppers Drug Mart, 1300 Main St.,  Ottawa  K2S 1S9

START POINT OPEN: 2019-04-14 ~ 2019-10-13    Distances: 5, 6, 10, 11 km    Difficulty Rating: 1A

ORGANIZER: Nepean Nomads Walking Club

CONTACT: Don - 613-831-4209 - koopdj@rogers.com


OTTAWA - West - Westboro - PT272

START POINT:  Bridgehead Coffee House, 440 Richmond Road,  Ottawa  K2A 0E8

START POINT OPEN: 2019-01-02 ~ 2019-12-31    Distances: 5, 6, 10, 11 km    Difficulty Rating: 1A

ORGANIZER: Nepean Nomads Walking Club

CONTACT: David - 613-728-9510 - drupar@magma.ca

DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: Bridgehead Coffee House is located at the corner of Golden and Richmond.

SPECIAL WALKING PROGRAMS: Trans-Canada Trail, Murals


OTTAWA - Nepean - West - Barrhaven in southwest Ottawa. - PT290

START POINT:  Sobey's, 1581 Greenbank Road,  Ottawa  K2J 4Y6

START POINT OPEN: 2019-05-01 ~ 2019-10-31    Distances: 5, 6, 10, 11 km    Difficulty Rating: 1B

ORGANIZER: Nepean Nomads Walking Club

CONTACT: Bob - 613-692-1251 - angandbob@sympatico.ca

DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: Near Strandherd Road


GATINEAU - Aylmer Sector of Gatineau, Quebec side of Ottawa River opposite Britannia area [Ottawa]. - PT193

START POINT:  Dinty's Restaurant, 620 Aylmer Road,  Gatineau  J9H 1B4

START POINT OPEN: 2019-06-01 ~ 2019-09-30    Distances: 6, 11 km    Difficulty Rating: 2B

ORGANIZER: Nepean Nomads Walking Club

CONTACT: Kirsten - 613-829-2237 - anorse@rogers.com