A couple of September Strathcona Wilderness Institute guided hikes are coming up:
On Saturday September 20 starting at 10 a.m. Sharon Hill will guide a hike around the Lake Helen Mackenzie/Battleship Lake Loop. Meet at the Wilderness Centre for this 8.5 km, moderate hike which should take about 3.5 hours. No preregistration is required. Well behaved dogs on leash are welcome.
On Saturday September 27 meet at the Wilderness Centre at 8 a.m. Janet Beggs will guide a hike to Lake Beautiful. This 19 km hike is relatively strenuous & should take about 8-9 hours. Pre-register at coordinator(at)strathconapark(dot)org . No pets please on this hike.
For all SWI activities, dress for the weather, wear proper footwear, bring lunch or snacks, water, bug spray and sun protection. Check the guidelines for hikers here . All SWI activities are by donation, $5-10 suggested. Donations are appreciated to help with the delivery of the programs & the staffing of the Centre.