Author: Diana Petramala

Saturday, August 17, 2019Metcalfe Rock, We will meet in the Lower Parking Lot at 10:30 am.  This will be a fun climbing day at Metcalfe Rock.  All climbing abilities are encouraged.  This is an excellent opportunity to get out with a great group of people, share climbing stories and hopefully conquer some new routes. Metcalfe Rock is one of several crags in the Beaver Valley area […]
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May 18-20, 2019, Bruce Trail from Burlington, through Mt Nemo, Crawford Lake, Kelso, and Niagara Escarpment to Speyside Nature Reserve Join us for three days, two nights of hiking on the Bruce Trail. We will bag 67 kms of trail. Test your gear and get in shape for extended trips later in the season. There will be hiking on Bruce […]
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Saturday, June 1st, 2019 at 4pm, the Wallace R. Joyce Bon Echo Hut The Bon Echo Renewal project is coming to an end, the climbing season is starting and we would like to celebrate with you! Join us for an evening of food, fun and volunteer recognition as we celebrate the Completion of the Bon Echo Renewal Project!A 3-course dinner […]
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June 22-23, 2019 The Bon Echo 101 weekend has become a Toronto Section tradition. Climbers who have never been to Bon Echo for climbing are teamed up with experienced climbers to introduce them to this beautiful area.  Bon Echo has a large number of trad routes (no sport routes) on a cliff rising out of the lake and only accessible […]
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We regret to be cancelling climbing at Bon Echo on the Victoria Day long weekend. However, the extreme flooding on the Mazinaw Lake this spring has cost us two crucial weeks in the renovation process. The hut is still a construction site and the large volunteer work party set for the May 11 weekend had to be moved back to […]
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June 21 to 23rd – we will be climbing on the longest day of summer! This will be our 12th annual summer solstice camp and climb weekend at Rattlesnake Point. This popular event takes advantage of the long daylight hours, which allow you to maximize your time on the rock. The group will camp at campsite No. 13 off the […]
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June 15 and 16, 2019, Bruce Trail from Woodend to Mountainview Conservation Area Join us for two days, one night of hiking on the Bruce Trail. We’ll bag 51 KMs, have an opportunity to test our gear and get in shape for extended trips later in the season. There will be hiking on Bruce Trail Maps 2 to 4, as […]
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Sunday, 5 May 2019 Where: Rattlesnake Point Conservation Area, 7200 Appleby Line, Milton, ON L9E 0M9, Canada (map) Description: As the summer mountaineering season nears, freshen up your crevasse rescue skills, including hauling systems and prusiking techniques. For further details and to sign up, contact Rafael Kolodziejczyk at r2kolodziejczyk@yahoo.ca Cost: Park entrance fee $7.00 Waiver: You must read and understand it […]
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The Toronto Section has set the dates for our annual Canadian Red Cross Wilderness and Remote First Aid and Advanced Wilderness First Certification Courses. They will be held on April 26-28 and May 4-5, respectively.  Participants who lead two trips subsequent to taking one of these two courses will be eligible for a 50% rebate on course fees.  Weekend 1: CANADIAN RED CROSS WILDERNESS […]
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We hope you bought your tickets because they are selling out fast!  The Saturday afternoon and Friday evening shows are already sold out. Get your tickets soon to avoid missing out on the most anticipated mountain social event of the year.   If that is not reason enough to buy your tickets, check out this year’s film lists. We’re particularly […]
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