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 to the walking trail-head. Fast walkers are welcome to do the trail 2 or 3 times to get their steps in.  All Welcome!!

Savanna Strollers Pinery Walking Club – Coordinator Schedule
Celebrating 11 years walking together April 2021

Meet punctually at Lambton Heritage Museum South side Parking Lot at 9:15 am
Exercise / Stretch from 9:15am to 9:25 Carpool at 9:30 to Trail-head

The program is on hold due to COVID 19 restrictions.   Please enjoy a walk with those in your household locally.

 

Date: Wed
Trail
Volunteer Coordinator
Feb 17 Picnic area 9 for walk    (2 km)  Feed the Birds Molly Russell
Feb  24 Heritage Trail (2.3 to 5 km – easy) Sybil Tinker
Mar   3 Cedar Trail  (2.3 to 4 km – easy) Hilly terrain, viewing platform at beach and river, stairs   Molly Russell
Mar   10 Pine Trail (0.8 km)  Flat terrain   Stairs plus walk to beach   Lindsey Ashworth Ducharme
Mar   17 Sassafras Trail (1km) Viewing platform Stairs and or walk Bike Trail to River (1 km to 4km)      (Was Lookout) Larry Taylor
Mar   24 Riverside Campground Easy Walk (1 to 3 km) Flat Terrain Lindsey Ashworth Ducharme
Mar   31 Cedar Trail  (2.3 to 4 km – easy) Hilly terrain, viewing platform at beach and river, stairs Sybil Tinker
Apr   7 Heritage Trail (2.3 to 5 km – easy) Lindsey Ashworth Ducharme
Apr   14 Picnic area 9 for walk    (2 km)  Feed the Birds Larry Taylor
Apr   21 Riverside Trail Easy Walk (1 km) Flat Terrain Molly Russell
Apr   28 Bittersweet Trail (1.5 km)  Flat terrain, Stairs, Viewing Platform Hickory Trail (1 km) (Flat terrain, Stairs Lindsey Ashworth Ducharme
May  5 Wilderness Trail (3 km) Flat terrain Stairs to beach Sybil Tinker


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