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Canadian Volkssport Federation

"Fun, Fitness and Friendship"
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            FEBRUARY 2019                  

 

February 02
EDMONTON,  AB  
Start Point: Crunch Fitness - West Edmonton Mall, Suite 1764, 8882 - 170 St., Edmonton  T5T 4J2
Distances: 6, 7, 10   Difficulty: 1A   Registration:  - 08:30
Devon Discovery Walkers   Contact: Irene   780-462-0726  
irene.miller1@shaw.ca
WALK DESCRIPTION: This event is indoors in the mall._DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: Go to entrance 8, 90 Ave on the ground level (covered parking). Crunch Fitness is through the main doors and on your right.
SPECIAL WALKING PROGRAM: Murals

 

February 02
MEDICINE HAT,  AB  
Start Point: Royal Canadian Legion, 702 - 2 St. SE, Medicine Hat  T1A 0E1
Distances: 6, 11   Difficulty: 1A   Registration:  - 13:00
Volkssport Club of Medicine Hat   Contact: Dan   403-526-8104  
dweather@memlane.com
WALK DESCRIPTION: Residential streets, red shale and asphalt trails.
DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: From the Trans Canada Hwy take 1 St. SW and proceed a few Kilometres past City Hall to Maple Ave. Turn right at the Tim Hortons. Follow signs to the Legion.
SPECIAL WALKING PROGRAMS: Murals, Trans-Canada Trail, Bridges

 

February 02
NORTH BAY,  ON   Fun Day in the Snow
Start Point: Clarion Resort Pinewood Park , 201 Pinewood Park Dr, North Bay  P1B 8Z4
Distances: 5, 10   Difficulty: 1A   Registration: 10:00 - 10:30
Gateway Walkers Club   Contact: Michelle   705-478-9339  
rmichael@vianet.ca
DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: Hotel Parking Lot - Rear

 

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

 

February 03
DARTMOUTH,  NS   Dartmouth Walkabout
Start Point: Sobeys Parking Lot, Tacoma Shopping Centre, 50 Tacoma Drive, Dartmouth  B2W 3E6
Distances: 6, 10   Difficulty: 2B   Registration: 09:30 - 10:00
Dartmouth Volksmarch Club   Contact: Margaret/Dwight   902-454-9280 / 902-479-2817  
bmp@accesscable.net
DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: Sobey's Parking Lot, Tacoma Shopping Centre, 50 Tacoma Drive

 

February 03
LÉVIS,  QC   Parc Valero les Écarts
Start Point: Stationnement au bout de la rue Pascaline, Lévis 
Distances: 5, 10   Difficulty: 2B    Registration: 09:00 - 10:00
Club Volkssport Nord-Sud   Contact: Denise   418-837-3384  
volknord@videotron.ca
DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: voir journal du club
http://volkssport-nordsud.qc.ca

 

February 03
VICTORIA,  BC   Fairfield Community Centre
Start Point: Fairfield Community Centre, 1335 Thurlow Rd, Victoria  V8S 5K2
Distances: 5, 10   Difficulty: 2A / 2B   Registration: 09:30 - 10:00
Garden City Wanderers Volkssport Club   Contact: Marg   250-370-5076  
margaret.arthur@telus.net  
WALK DESCRIPTION: Walk is on streets in Fairfield area including Government House grounds & the historic Chinese cemetery.
DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: From City of Victoria take Fairfield Rd to Moss St, turn Left & then turn Right on Thurlow Rd.

 

February 09
GATINEAU,  ON   Welcome to Winterlude
Start Point: Fox & Feather Pub & Grill, 283 Elgin Street, Ottawa, ON, Gatineau  K2P 1M1
Distances: 5, 10   Difficulty: 1B   Registration: 10:00 - 11:00
Ottawa Voyageurs d'Ottawa Walking Club   Contact: Karen   613-731-5417  
mkarenvenema@gmail.com   
WALK DESCRIPTION: Add some spice to your weekend and join us for a Winterlude walk, North America's greatest winter festival. Join your fellow walkers for Brunch after the walk at the Fox and Feather Pub & Grill
DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: https://goo.gl/maps/jeYz2tUZeXA2   

 

February 09
QUÉBEC,  QC   Au Clair de Lune ($)
Start Point: Base de plein air la Découverte, 1560, rue de la Découverte, Québec  G3K 2K8
Distances: 5, 10   Difficulty: 2B / 3C   Registration: 16:30 - 17:00
Club Volkssport Nord-Sud   Contact: Aline   418-353-8125  
volknord@videotron.ca
DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: voir journal du club
http://volkssport-nordsud.qc.ca

 

February 10
HALIFAX,  NS   Halifax Walkabout
Start Point: West End Mall, 6990 Mumford Rd., Halifax  B3L 1S9
Distances: 6, 10   Difficulty: 2A   Registration: 09:30 - 10:00
Dartmouth Volksmarch Club   Contact: Margaret   902-454-9280   
odemargaret@gmail.com
DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: Parking Lot

 

February 10
SURREY,  BC   Newton Athletic Park
Start Point: Newton Athletic Park, Pavilion Building, 7395 - 128 Street, Surrey  V3W 4E4
Distances: 5, 10   Difficulty: 1A   Registration: 09:30 - 10:00
Surrey Trekkers Volkssport Club   Contact: Brenda/Frank   778-859-0201  
dudfield@shaw.ca
WALK DESCRIPTION: Newton Athletic Park is a premier destination sporting & athletic park in the Lower Mainland. The park offers a wide range of active sporting facilities and amenities. We will be walking on the Serpentine Greenway.
DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: From Hwy 91 South take 72 Avenue exit; Left 128 Steet; Entrance to the park is from 128 Street at 74 Avenue.
SPECIAL WALKING PROGRAM: Murals

 

February 13
LAC ETCHEMIN,  QC   Escapade hivernale ($)
Start Point: Voir brochure du club, , Lac Etchemin 
Distances: 5, 10   Difficulty: 2B / 3C  
Club Volkssport Nord-Sud   Contact: Lucie   418-622-6527  
volknord@videotron.ca
DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: voir journal du club
http://volkssport-nordsud.qc.ca

 

February 16
OTTAWA,  ON   Ottawa Voyageurs AGM Walk
Start Point: Royal Canadian Legion,  800 Taylor Creek Dr, Orléans, ON K1C 1T1, Ottawa  K1C 1T1
Distances: 5, 10   Difficulty: 2A   Registration: 09:30 - 11:00
Ottawa Voyageurs d'Ottawa Walking Club   Contact: Marion   613-435-0568  
walking4fun2@gmail.com  
WALK DESCRIPTION: Start time for 10 K walkers is 9:30 am; Start time for 5 K walkers is at 10:30 am. The walk and lunch are free for all 2019 paid members of the Ottawa Voyageurs Walking Club.
DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: https://www.google.ca/maps/place/Royal+Canadian+Legion+Branch+632/@45.4912626,-75.4884579,17z/data=!3m1!4b1!4m5!3m4!1s0x4cce13c1ff0e91db:0xea5d69cbd3c81f65!8m2!3d45.4912626!4d-75.4862692

 

February 16
ST. ALBERT,  AB  
Start Point: St. Albert Place, west door, 5 St. Anne St. , St. Albert  T8N 3Z9            
Distances: 5, 10   Difficulty: 1A   Registration: 13:00 - 13:30
St. Albert Trekkers Volkssport Club   Contact: Lou   780-289-0494  
aludger@shaw.ca
WALK DESCRIPTION: Streets and trails of St. Albert.
DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: From Edmonton, on Hwy 2 (St. Albert Trail), turn left (west) onto St. Anne St.  Cross Perron St. and immediate left  into alley to parking lot across from St. Albert Place.  Start point is the far west door.
SPECIAL WALKING PROGRAM: Bridges

 

February 17
COLE HARBOUR,  NS   Colby Village Walkabout
Start Point: Forest Hills Shopping Centre, 24 Forest Hills Parkway, Cole Harbour  B2V 1E7
Distances: 6, 10   Difficulty: 2A   Registration: 09:30 - 10:00
Dartmouth Volksmarch Club   Contact: Ron   902-434-5991  
ron.kent@bellaliant.net
DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: Canadian Tire Store parking lot

 

February 23
VALCARTIER,  QC   Centre Castor ($)
Start Point: Centre Castor Base militaire de Valcartier, 658, rue Courcelette, Valcartier  G0A 4Z0
Distances: 6, 11, 15   Difficulty: 2B / 3C   Registration: 09:30 - 10:00
Club Volkssport Nord-Sud   Contact: Réjeanne   418-842-7547  
volknord@videotron.ca
DIRECTIONS TO START POINT: voir journal du club
http://volkssport-nordsud.qc.ca

 

February 24
HALIFAX,  NS   Halifax and Point Pleasant Park Trails
Start Point: Lord Nelson Hotel, 1515 South Park St., Halifax  B3J 3Y3
Distances: 6, 10   Difficulty: 2A   Registration: 09:30 - 10:00
Dartmouth Volksmarch Club   Contact: Ron   902-434-5991  
ron.kent@bellaliant.net

 

 

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