The Savanna Strollers Pinery Walking Club is a partnership between the Friends of Pinery Park, Ontario Parks, the Grand Bend Community Health Center and the Lambton Heritage Museum.
Each week on Wednesday mornings the Savanna Strollers Pinery Walking Club walk / hike a different trail in Pinery Provincial Park.  Participants will meet one of our Volunteer Coordinators at the Lambton Heritage Museum South side parking lot at 9:15 am, where the participants will be led in a short warm up and stretching routine before car pooling with others in the group to the walking trail-head. Fast walkers are welcome to do the trail 2 or 3 times to get their steps in.  All Welcome!!

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Savanna Strollers Pinery Walking Club – Coordinator Schedule
Riverside Campground is our default walking during snowy days or Inside the Museum

Meet punctually at Lambton Heritage Museum South side Parking Lot at 9:15 am
Exercise / Stretch from 9:20 to 9:30 Carpool at 9:30 to 
Trail-head

Date: Wed
Trail
Volunteer Coordinator
Jan 30 Sassafras Trail (1km) Viewing platform Stairs and or Bike Trail to River (1.5 km) Molly Russell
Feb  6 Heritage Trail (2.3 to 5 km – easy) or Riverside Campground on the roads Sybil Tinker
Feb  13 Cedar Trail  (2.3 to 5 km – easy) Hilly terrain, viewing platform at beach and river, stairs Nette Phalarz
Feb  20 Riverside Campground on the roads Cathy Smith
Feb  27 Picnic area 9 for walk and feed the birds Tino Breuer
Mar  6 Riverside Campground on the roads Larry Taylor
Mar   13 Cedar Trail  (2.3 to 5 km – easy) Hilly terrain, viewing platform at beach and river, stairs Cathy Smith
Mar    20 Pine Trail & Beach Walk (1 to 4 km – easy) Sybil Tinker
Mar   27 Riverside Campground on the roads Molly Russell
Apr   3 Riverside Trail (1 km easy) Lindsey Ashworth Ducharme
Apr   10 Bittersweet Trail (1.5 km  easy) and Hickory (1 km easy) Tino Breuer
Apr    17 Nipissing Trail (2 km) Hilly terrain Viewing platform  Stairs Lindsey Ashworth Ducharme

 


email Lindsey
for more information

Reminders to Volunteer Coordinators:
– Arrange for alternate if need be
– Meet punctually at Lambton Heritage Museum at 9:15AM (8:45AM July and August)
– Arrange car-pool to Pinery Provincial Park
– Do stretch exercises at Lambton Heritage Museum before we car pool over to trailhead
– Take along Safety Pack and accompany ‘Slowest Walkers’ – Encourage ‘Buddy system’
– Allow participants to walk/snow-shoe at own pace
– Update Attendance Log

We are currently looking for volunteer coordinators for the walking club. Coordinators will be responsible for the passes on the day of the walk and distributing them to other walking club participants as needed and other responsibilities as outlined under “Reminders to Volunteer Coordinators”.

If you are interested in attending or becoming a Volunteer Coordinator please call us at 519-243-1713 or email Lindsey for more information.     lindseyashworthducharme@gmail.com