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I am a teacher, outdoor enthusiast, hike leader, traveller and amateur videographer, and have been organizing outdoor events around Southern Ontario for 8 years. I've loved hiking and camping since I was a boy scout in Italy, back in the '80s!

SIGN UPS CLOSED ~ Snow Valley (Barrie) Snowshoeing Day TRIP (Bus Option Avail): Sat, Feb 16

EVENT DETAILS Take a break from the city grind and step into the great vibes and natural beauty of the outdoors at Snow Valley resort near Barrie this winter! Strap on a pair of snowshoes and enjoy the snow-covered trees, the winter landscape, and all the fun of playing in the...

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SIGN UPS CLOSED ~ Elora Gorge Hiking Day Trip (12 Km): Sat, Nov 10 #TOhiking

Elora Gorge Guided Group Hike   EVENT DETAILS You’re invited to join our scenic day hike at Elora Gorge, a stunning natural attraction in Western Ontario. This hike is set in a very picturesque area, surrounded by rolling hills and Mennonite farmland. The town of Elora is famous for the spectacular...

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Kelso hiking photos @CH_Comm Halton #Parkbus #TOhiking: Sat, Sep 29

It was another exciting and successful outdoor adventure with TorontoHIking in Ontario's great outdoors, with a fun and energetc group of hikers! We explored most of the hiking trails and scenic lookouts at Kelso Conservation Area, near Milton, ON, as well as the world renowned #BruceTrail northbound to Hilton Falls. I hope...

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Book your Kelso hiking TRIP by Sat, Sep 22

Seats for this guided Bruce Trail hiking adventure are limited, and going fast. If you are interested, you should book yours now, before they are sold out.   TRIP DETAILSWhat: Kelso/Bruce Trail Hiking Day TRIP with bus transport­   When: Sat, Sep 29Where: Kelso Conservation Area, ONPick up location: See details at...

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Sold out. Kelso Hiking Day Trip (14 Km) #BruceTrail: Sat, Sep 29

 Kelso Conserv. Area Guided Group Hike EVENT DETAILS Let's spend a day in the fabulous Ontario  outdoors, and enjoy a guided hiking adventure in the company of other outdoor enthusiasts from all over the GTA! The Kelso Conservation Area hike takes place in a mecca for outdoor enthusiasts at this 980-acre...

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Rouge Natl. Urban Park hiking photos: Sat, Aug 25 - #Parkbus

On Saturday, Aug. 25, a dynamic group of 25 hiking and nature lovers from the GTA - and even a family of tourists from China - gathered at the Rouge National Urban Park for an outdoor adventure. The scenery was blissfully calm and refreshing, and our group maintained a swift pace...

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Peru & Bolivia Calling (Travel Social): Sun, Aug 26

  EVENT DETAILS Let's pamper our taste buds with some fine local and international specialties at this popular restaurant in the heart of Toronto, overlooking Yonge - Dundas Square! Enjoy an audio-visual presentation about our upcoming tour of Peru and Bolivia and see who else is interested in this remarkable expedition...

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Explore Peru and Bolivia (12 Days): Oct 2018

12 Days / 11 Nights October 9-20, 2018 Machu Picchu ~ Cusco ~ Incas Sacred Valley Aguas Calientes ~ Lake Titicaca ~ La Paz Copacabana (Bolivia) ~ Moon Valley ~ Tiwanaku COST US $1950 (about $2600 CAD) Flight not incl. REGISTRATION DEADLINE: August 30   OVERVIEW This tour offers a great...

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VIDEOS: Peru and Bolivia

EXPLORE THE LANDS OF THE INCAS, LLAMASAND THE AMAZING ANDES MOUNTAINS!   October 9-20, 2018 ~ 12 Days / 11 Nights COST US $1950(about $2600 CAD)   HIGHLIGHTS Experience the rich cultural heritage and natural wonders of Peru and Bolivia. Explore stunning colonial cities, which are designated UNESCO World Heritage sites....

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Sold out. Rouge Park Hiking Day Trip (14 Km) #Parkbus: Sat, Aug 25

  Int. Level Hike: Rouge Natl. Urban Park, Scarborough, ON EVENT DETAILSLet's explore Rouge National Urban Park, Canada's first national park within a city. Located in Scarborough, this urban park is a wildlife and nature refuge right here in our city's "backyard". Starting from Meadowvale Rd. - near the Toronto Zoo...

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Rockwood hiking photos #Parkbus: Sat, Jun 2

The ideal weather and company for an outdoor escape to one of Ontario's best-kept secrets - Rockwood Conservation Area - on Saturday, June 2. The park features a variety of recreational activities for visitors of all ages. From camping and hiking to cave exploration, fishing and canoeing. The ruins of the...

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Sold out. Rockwood Hiking Day Trip (10 Km): Sat, June 2 #TOhiking #Parkbus

  *** Rockwood Cons. Area Guided Group Hike (Bus ride incl.) *** EVENT DETAILSTowering limestone cliffs, caves and glacial potholes, including one of the world's largest, are a few of the natural wonders at the Rockwood, which offers canoeing, hiking, swimming and picnicking opportunities.The Rockwood Conservation Area, also known as Rockwood...

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Eat Pray Explore ITALY :D (only 2 SPOTS left): April 5-14

   Less than 10 DAYS remaining to book a guided hiking and sightseeing trip to spectacular Rome and southern Italy (Apr 5-14, 2018). We will explore the Bel Paese from Rome to the Apulia (Puglia) region in the South, in conjunction with Trekking Italia, a not-for profit organization dedicated to hiking...

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Few days left! Arrowhead #snowshoeing day TRIP: Book by Wed, Feb 14 #Parkbus #HuntsvilleON @OntarioParks

  Seats for this guided winter adventure are going fast. If you are interested, you should book yours now, before they are sold out.   What: Snowshoeing Day TRIP with bus transportation When: Sat, February 24 Where: Arrowhead Provincial Park, Huntsville, ON Pick up location: See details at the link below...

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Arrowhead Prov Park #snowshoeing photos @Parkbus @OntarioParks #TOhiking

A truly exciting and physically demanding outdoor adventure at Arrowhead Prov. Park in Ontario on Sat, January 27. The park staff was quite courteous and ready to answer all our questions. The snowshoeing trails provide a unique opportunity to venture into the more secluded and scenic spots of this vast provincial...

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SIGN UPS CLOSED: Arrowhead Pr Park Snowshoeing Day TRIP II #Parkbus (Bus Ride Incl): Sat, Feb 24

  EVENT DETAILSJoin us for some WINTER FUN on the snow, as we spend a whole day out of the city to enjoy Canada’s great outdoors during the LONG winter season! This is definitely a great way to stay in shape and beat the winter blues in a relaxed, yet professional...

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Explore Rome & Southern Italy (only 2 SPOTS left): April 5-14

  10 Days / 9 Nights April 5-14, 2018Rome ~ Naples ~ PompeiiSalerno ~ Amalfi ~ CasertaCastel del Monte ~ Trani ~ Matera COST $2210 CAD(about US $1710) HIGHLIGHTSExplore 5 UNESCO World Heritage sites; immerse yourself in Rome’s diverse society and bubbling city life; marvel at the historic and artistic treasures...

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VIDEOS: Rome and Southern Italy

  A GUIDED WALKING TOUR OF ROME & SOUTHERN ITALY (Includes transport by private van between locations)   April 5-14, 2018 ~ 10 Days / 9 Nights COST CAD $2210(about US $1710)   HIGHLIGHTSExplore 5 UNESCO World Heritage sites; immerse yourself in Rome’s diverse society and bubbling city life; marvel at the...

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Book your #snowshoeing day TRIP by Wed, Jan 17 #TOhiking @OntarioParks #Parkbus #HuntsvilleON

Seats for this guided winter adventure are going fast. If you are interested, you should book yours now, before they are sold out.   What: Snowshoeing Day TRIP with bus transportation When: Sat, January 27 Where: Arrowhead Provincial Park, Huntsville, ON Pick up location: See details at the link below Booking...

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Arrowhead Pr. Park Snowshoeing Day TRIP (Bus Ride Incl): Sat, Jan 27

  EVENT DETAILSJoin us for some WINTER FUN on the snow, as we spend a whole day out of the city to enjoy Canada’s great outdoors during the LONG winter season! This is definitely a great way to stay in shape and beat the winter blues in a relaxed, yet professional...

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