These events are those of our partners and Hike NS (Hike NS events are in bold
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Hiking & COVID-19
In this uncertain time as society deals with the COVID-19 virus pandemic, we encourage people to still get outdoors (where possible, safe and appropriate). Hiking and walking outside is an excellent way to de-stress and to stay healthy! We urge you to hike while respecting gathering limits
, practice social distancing
and follow the advice of public health officia
ls. Parks, trails and beaches are now open but there are restrictions to their use
. If you have questions about trail use, please ask government directly
. Thank you.
Ongoing: Nova Scotia One Garbage Bag Challenge (while you walk or hike)
July 6: Halifax North West Trails Association virtual Annual General Meeting
July 7: Hike NS's Leave No Trace webinar
July 7: Woodens River Watershed Environmental Organization (WRWEO) virtual AGM
July 11-31: Heartland Virtual Tour physical activity challenge (like hiking, walking & more)
Aug. 14: Call for Fall Guided Hike Series events registration deadline
Sept. 11-20: Hike the Highlands Festival, Cape Breton Island
Sept. 22-24: Recreation Nova Scotia annual conference, Dartmouth
Jun. 4-6, 2021: Hiking Summit, Chéticamp