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Hike NS Monthly E-News

New nature books & more: Hike NS E-News August 2014
Call for Guided Hikes & more: Hike NS E-News July 2014

Hike NS AGM & more: Hike NS E-News June 2014
Hike NS AGM & more: Hike NS E-News May 2014
Summit proves popular & more: Hike NS E-News April 2014
Contest winners & more: Hike NS E-news March 2014


News Releases & Announcements

Sept. 2: Record Line Up of Fall Guided Hikes
Apr. 15: Hike NS Presents Summit Award
Apr. 6: Folks Talk & Walk Trails at NS Hiking Summit
Jan. 6,: Hibernating is for bears: Snowshoeing gets you outside (PDF)


Events Calendar

These events are those of our partners and Hike NS (Hike NS events are in bold). Please add to our events listing by submitting your event  here.

Every Tuesday: Chebucto Hiking Club, Bedford trail 10-km hike, Bedford
Every Thursday: Chebucto Hiking Club, Dartmouth 10-km hike, Dartmouth
Every Wednesday: Les Amis du Plein Air guided hike in the Cape Breton Highlands National Park

Aug. 29: Chebucto Hiking Club, 10 km City-to-City Bridge Walk, Halifax
Aug. 31: Dartmouth Volksmarch Club, Uniacke Estates Museum Park Trail 11km or 5km Walk, Mount Uniacke
Sept. 6: Chebucto Hiking Club, 10 km hike on the Victoria Park Trails, Truro
Sept. 7: Dartmouth Volksmarch Club, Long Lake Trail hike, Halifax
Sept.7 - Nov. 15: Hike NS Fall Guided Hike Series
Sept. 12: Chebucto Hiking Club, 10 km hike on the Northwest Arm Walk, Halifax
Sept. 12-21: Hike the Highlands Festival, Cape Breton Highlands
Sept. 14: Dartmouth Volksmarch Club, Chezzetcook River Trail 12Km or 5Km walk, Chezzetcook
Sept. 20: Chebucto Hiking Club, 10 km hike on the Piggy Mountain Trail, Halifax
Sept. 21: Dartmouth Volksmarch Club, Prospect Bay Trail hike, Prospect
Sept. 26: Chebucto Hiking Club, 10 km City-to-City Bridge Walk, Halifax
Oct. 4: Chebucto Hiking Club, 10 km hike on the Mahone Bay Trail, Mahone Bay
Oct. 4: Chebucto Hiking Club, 10 km hike on the Lunenburg Trail, Lunenburg
Oct. 10: Chebucto Hiking Club, 11 km hike on the Frog Pond Walkabout, Halifax
Oct. 14: Celtic Colours Festival, Acadian Trail guided hike, Cape Breton Highlands National Park
Oct. 16: Celtic Colours Festival, Franey Trail guided hike, Cape Breton Highlands National Park
Oct. 18: Chebucto Hiking Club, 14 km hike, rated 4D, on the Crowbar Lake Wilderness Trail, Porters Lake
Oct. 24: Chebucto Hiking Club, 10 km City-to-City Bridge Walk, Halifax

All year long: More hiking and outdoor-related events are found at:

Nova Scotia's Parks are for People
Keep it Wild - Nova Scotia's Protected Areas
Hike the Highlands Festival
Take the Roof Off Winter
Nova Scotia Nature Trust
NS Outdoor Leadership Development Program
Young Naturalists Club
Wilderness Remote First Aid Courses


When you hike, walk or snowshoe, consider using a pedometer and counting your steps. Learn more at:



Be sure to follow Leave No Trace Principles when out hiking, walking and snowshoeing. For a list of what to bring and how to prepare for going on a hike, check out AdventureSmart.
Nova Scotia weather
NS Forest Fire Index


 
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