Hikers will explore the rolling hills and woodlands of historic Scotsdale Farm, still a working heritage farm after 200 years of cultivation. The Farm is situated on the Niagara Escarpment in the Halton Hills, not far from Georgetown. The hiking route follows a variety of trails which feature pastoral countryside, mature forests, wetlands, and a bridge crossing over Silver Creek.
The distance will be a minimum of 9.3 km with an option of an additional 5 km depending on weather and the group.
Bring a lunch, water (and a flask of tea if it is a cold day), wear layers and hiking boots.
Doreen Smith is a very experienced hiker on the Bruce Trail and many other pathways in our country & overseas, and a long-time HVHTA board member who has led many hikes for our members & guests
From Hwy # 401 West, take Trafalgar Road North exit and follow Trafalgar all the way to Hwy #7 (west end of Georgetown).
From here, #7 and Trafalgar run together for about 4 km, and where they fork keep right on Trafalgar for about 1 ½ km to sign for Scotsdale farm (on the right).