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Pride Hike – Waterfall Empire

June 11 @ 9:30 am - 1:00 pm

Come join Suzanne and Marlon on a hike through the Dundas Conservation Area to visit waterfalls, ferns and flowers.

The hike will be approximately two and a half hours long and is suitable for anyone who is able to walk up to 9km at a leisurely pace. We will learn about some of the flora along the way.

What to bring:

– Comfortable shoes that have some grips (such as running shoes or hiking shoes)
– A water bottle filled with tap water.
– Comfortable clothes appropriate for the weather.
– A raincoat (depending on weather.
– Optional: camera, bird guide, binoculars.

We will provide a small snack.

Note that the hike will go ahead rain or shine so long as there is not a thunderstorm or downpour. This site will post a cancellation notice if it is raining.

Where to meet:
10:00 am start from Sulphur Springs Parking Lot (From Wilson St. East turn onto Sulphur Springs Road. At the stop sign (junction with Lovers Ln), turn right to stay on Sulphur Springs Road, drive down the hill and around a bend and you will find the parking lot off to your right. Note the parking lot is before the junction with Mineral Springs road. There is a 10$ charge for entrance to the park that will be reimbursed with receipt by the pride committee.

We will also coordinate carpooling from downtown for those who do not/prefer not to drive. We will meet at the parking lot near the northwest corner of Queen and King St. East (between Napier and Market St) at 9:30 am. Please let the organizer know in advance if you will be carpooling.

If you will be carpooling contact Marlon at: 905.902.7707 to book a spot.


June 11
9:30 am - 1:00 pm
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The Hermitage Ruins and Gatehouse
838 Mineral Springs Rd Ontario L9G 3L3 Canada + Google Map

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Hey all! We think a community calendar of events that you can contribute to is a fantastic idea! Yay technology! We are excited to make it easier to find LGBTQ2SI+ events in Hamilton and more, get the word out if you are running one!

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~ Please be mindful to include accessibility details in your event postings. (eg. Wheelchair accessible parking, entrances, seating, washrooms, assisted listening devices, translation, captioning, financial etc.)

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