Belt Line, October 29th

Thanks to Phil for planning this walk.

Date: Saturday 29th October 2011.

Meet: 10:00am at the entrance to Eglinton West subway station. [map]

Morning route: E on Eglinton Ave then almost immediately N on the path beside Allen Road, then E on the Kay Gardner Beltline Trail. When we reach Bathurst, go S then W on Shallmar Blvd; S on Hillop Road; W on Ridge Hill Drive; S on Old Park Road. E on Old Forest Hill Road (across Bathurst) to Eglinton W, then W to our lunch stop.

Lunch: Thirsty Fox, 1028 Eglinton West

Afternoon: N on Old Park Road; E on Wembley Road; N on Hillop Road; E on Ridge Hill Drive; N on Bathurst then E on the Kay Gardner Beltline Trail. We’ll stay on the Beltline Trail all the way SE (over Eglinton and Avenue Road), crossing over Yonge Street (just S of Davisville station) and passing along the N edge of Mount Pleasant Cemetery. N on Mount Pleasant Road then W on Merton Street to reach the post-walk watering hole.

Post-walk: Red Lantern. [To Be Confirmed]

Hashtag: please use “TOPW:BL”

**If you’re joining us after 10am, call me (647-388-5356) and I’ll let you know where we are.

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2 Responses to “Belt Line, October 29th”

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  2. paul Says:

    Someone has created a Google map illustrating the approximate routes of the old Toronto Belt Line 1892-1894.