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
Meet punctually at Lambton Heritage Museum South side Parking Lot at 9:15 am
Only carpooling with members of the same household is permitted.
|Nov 25||Maple Grove Molly’s Trail (Pinery Closed) (2 km) approx.||Molly Russell|
|Dec 2||Wilderness Trail (3 km) Flat terrain Stairs to beach||Sybil Tinker|
|Dec 9||Pine Trail (0.8 km) Flat terrain Stairs plus walk to beach||Molly Russell|
|Dec 16||Picnic area 9 for walk (2 km) Feed the Birds
||Lindsey Ashworth Ducharme|
|Dec 23||Sassafras Trail (1km) Viewing platform Stairs and or walk Bike Trail to River (1 km to 4km) (Was Lookout)||Larry Taylor|
|Dec 30||Riverside Campground Easy Walk (1 to 3 km) Flat Terrain||Lindsey Ashworth Ducharme|
|Jan 6||Cedar Trail (2.3 to 4 km – easy) Hilly terrain, viewing platform at beach and river, stairs||Sybil Tinker|
|Jan 13||Heritage Trail (2.3 to 5 km – easy)||Lindsey Ashworth Ducharme|
|Jan 20||Riverside Campground Easy Walk (1 to 3 km) Flat Terrain||Larry Taylor|
|Jan 27||Picnic area 9 for walk (2 km) Feed the Birds||Molly Russell|
|Feb 3||Cedar Trail (2.3 to 4 km – easy) Hilly terrain, viewing platform at beach and river, stairs||Lindsey Ashworth Ducharme|
|Feb 10||Pine Trail (0.8 km) Flat terrain Stairs plus walk to beach||Sybil Tinker|
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. email@example.com