is your invitation to the
Friday, January 17, 2014, 7:00 pm
AVONMORE UNITED CHURCH
7909-82 Avenue, Edmonton
Here is a chance for members to meet and visit with long-time hiking
friends and to greet and welcome new members to our group.
A Complimentary Buffet will be served.
Following the meal, there will be a Guest Speaker. Her name is Roma
Newcombe. She will give us a travel talk about "Amazing Antarctica".
Roma Newcombe has spent her retirement travelling to many interesting
parts of the world. One such place that stands out is her travels on
the Russian ship Ioffe to Antarctica. Discover the noisy world of
penguins . Learn about Sir Ernest Shackelton’s grave in
Grytviken, South Georgia. Take a visual tour of the Falklands.
Trail is a 309 km long volunteer managed wilderness trail allowing
excellent day hiking, backpacking, snowshoeing, and cross-country
skiing in the Edmonton area.
Waskahegan Trail is a public trail for which the association has been
given the responsibilities of stewardship and guardianship.
trail is open to the public at the discretion and wishes of the
landowners. Members have full access to the trail - excepting landowner
conditions - and may purchase a trail guide to enjoy it.
of the public are welcome to take part in our public hikes, join the
association or use sections which are open to the public (such as city,
county, provincial and federal lands). Before doing so, please read our
FAQs, Etiquette and Rules (links to the left) - for additional information about our Trail and Events.
Association is a non-profit volunteer organization dedicated to hiking
on, building, and maintaining this premier trail.
Feel free to browse our Calendar (below) or click on the Upcoming
Hikes links for a Roster of Waskahegan Hikes and Events.
Are you interested in Trail
Maintenance? Check out our Help Section
for this and other Volunteer Opportunities.