Walking and Volkssport Association of Ontario

"Healthy Exercise for a Healthier Ontario"

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Updated Jan 03, 2018

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


Oct 06

OSGOODE,  ON  

Start Point: TBD, , Osgoode  

Distances: 5, 10   Difficulty: 2B   Registration 09:00 - 09:30

Nepean Nomads Walking Club   Lorna Giles   613-224-1332   sassyg@rogers.com


Oct 13

CALLANDER,  ON   Cranberry Trail Walk

Start Point: Cranberry Trail, End of Cranberry Rd, Callander  

Distances: 5, 10   Difficulty: 1A   Registration 10:00 - 10:30

Gateway Walkers Club   André Tardif   705-495-2242   tardifandre@gmail.com

DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: Parking Lot


Oct 13

GREELY,  ON   Gravitate to Greely

Start Point: Greely Community Centre, 1448 Meadow Dr, Greely  K4P 1B1

Distances: 5, 10   Difficulty: 2A   Registration 09:00 - 10:00

Ottawa Voyageurs d'Ottawa Walking Club   Jane Fawcett   613-821-0056    fawcett.jane@gmail.com

DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: Click here

WALK DESCRIPTION: Greely is currently the largest rural village in terms of land area and the third largest in terms of population in the City of Ottawa. Greely is home to a set of tight-knit and unique communities throughout the area. Most homes sit on   acre to 2-acre lots.


Oct 20

OTTAWA,  ON   Autumn Leaves

Start Point: TBD, , Ottawa  

Distances: 5, 10   Difficulty: 1B   Registration 09:00 - 09:30

Nepean Nomads Walking Club   Lorna Giles   613-224-1332   sassyg@rogers.com


Nov 03

NORTH BAY,  ON   YMCA Walk

Start Point: YMCA, 186 Chippewa St. W., North Bay  P1B 6G2

Distances: 5, 10   Difficulty: 1A   Registration 10:00 - 10:30

Gateway Walkers Club   André Tardif   705-495-2242   tardifandre@gmail.com

DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: Parking Lot


Nov 03

RICHMOND,  ON   Volunteer Appreciation

Start Point: TBD, , Richmond  

Distances: 5, 10   Difficulty: 2B   Registration 09:00 - 09:30

Nepean Nomads Walking Club   Lorna Giles   613-224-1332   sassyg@rogers.com


Dec 08

KINGSTON,  ON   Christmas Lights walk

Start Point: Club House, 700 Millwood Drive, Kingston  K7M 8Z1

Distances: 5, 10   Difficulty: 1A   Registration 16:00 - 17:30

King's Town Trekkers Volkssport Club   Sue Osborn   613-634-4239   osbornjs@gmail.com

DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: From Hwy 401 Exit 611, south to Bath Road. Right on Bath Road to Vista Drive. Right on Vista Drive to Millwood Drive. Right on Millwood Drive to 700 Millwood - Gray building with flag pole.

WALK DESCRIPTION: Note: registration for the 10 km walk begins at 16:00, with the walk starting at 16:30 and the registration for the 5 km walk begins at 17:00, with the walk starting at 17:30. Dinner afterwards at a Restaurant (TBA).


Dec 15

ORLEANS,  ON   Christmas Lights

Start Point: Royal Oak Pub, 1981 St Joseph Blvd., Orleans  K1C 1E5

Distances: 5, 10   Difficulty: 1B   Registration 17:00 - 18:00

Ottawa Voyageurs d'Ottawa Walking Club   Karen Venema   613-731-5417   mkarenvenema@gmail.com

DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: Click here

WALK DESCRIPTION: Taffy Lane. When it comes to Christmas lights, there is probably no block better in all of Ottawa than Taffy Lane in Orléans, a White Hole of Christmas, where, at least for December, no dark matter escapes.



Scheduled Events in Ontario from October ~ December, 2018