Upcoming photo walks 2017

December 20th, 2016

Our regular schedule for 2017 is the 1st and 3rd Saturday of each month; off-schedule walks have an asterisk against the date:

Date Organiser Walk name / location (tba = to be arranged) URL
May06 (leaderless) Flood 2017 Leaderless walk, May 6th details
May20 Paul Riverdale details
Jun03 Jerome Hamilton details
Jun17 tba tba tba
Jul01 tba tba tba
Jul15 tba tba tba

Past walks are listed here (with maps); future walk dates are on our calendar; if you’d like to help organise a walk, find out what’s involved.

Hamilton, June 3rd

May 28th, 2017

Jerome is leading our next walk which will be in Hamilton. We’ll use a similar route to the one we followed last time but with a shorter version of the afternoon section.

Date: Saturday June 3rd.

Meet: 10:15am at Hamilton GO station. [map]

GO Transit travel options: Google; GO Transit.

For those of you driving, there are several parking lots within a short walking distance of the Hamilton GO station; Google Maps is your friend! Alternatively, you can park at the Aldershot GO station for free, and get a day pass to Hamilton and back; this saves you the agony of negotiating downtown Hamilton’s many one-way streets!

The morning route stays close to the GO station for you latecomers! 😉

Lunch: Cat ‘n’ Fiddle (confirmed)
174 John Street,
905.525.3855

Post-walk: The Pheasant Plucker (confirmed)
20 Augusta Street,
905.529.9000
The pub is about a two minute walk from the GO station.
Hashtag: please use “TOPW2017rs”

**If you’re joining us after the start, call us and we’ll let you know where we are (Saturday = Jerome, 289-242-7033).

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Riverdale, May 20th

May 13th, 2017

Even though I planned this walk, hopefully we’ll have good weather for it 🙂

Meet: 10:00 am at the Tim Hortons at Gerrard and Blackburn (547 Gerrard St East) – yes, the same place we met to start the Focus on Gerrard walk.

Morning route: Head north beside Bridgepoint then across the Don and over to Riverdale Farm. How long we have at the farm depends on our pace. From there we’ll go south on Sumach to Spruce, then over to Parliament. [map]

Lunch: Stout Irish Pub, 221 Carlton (confirmed)

Afternoon: I’ve sketched a route zigzagging up to the Bishop & Belcher, just across from Bloor-Yonge station, but we can improvise.

Contact: Paul Henman, 647-388-5356

Hashtag: TOPW2017rs

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Flood 2017 Leaderless walk, May 6th

May 5th, 2017

Geoff has suggested the name for Saturday’s leaderless walk: “Flood 2017” 🙂

Meet: 10:00am at Starbucks at King and Yonge.
Make it up from there, but watch out for exploding hydro vaults!

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High Park cherry blossoms, April 22nd

April 11th, 2017

Instead of the scheduled walk on April 15th, we have pushed it back a week in expectation of seeing the cherry blossoms.

Meet: 10:00 am (on Saturday April 22nd) at the Grenadier cafe.

Morning: Shoot the trees and anything else that moves until noon.

Lunch: Head over to the Swan & Firkin, 2205 Bloor West for 12:30pm

Afternoon: down Bloor, south into Swansea.

Leader: Brian Hagan, 289-681-1380

Hashtag: TOPW2017rs

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April Fools Day Leaderless Walk, April 1st

March 28th, 2017

Saturday’s walk will another leaderless one.
Meet: 10:00am at Rooster Coffee House, 343 King St. East (just west of Berkeley)
Make it up from there!

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