Outings

  • SATURDAY’s OUTING NOW SUNDAY 3 PM

    Saturday’s weather forecast continues to indicate rain, so in the interest of getting outdoors… the Outing we had planned for Saturday is being moved to Sunday December 13th Location : Distillery District 55 Mill Street Toronto Time: 3PM Plan to stay for sunset ( 4:40PM) and the Blue Hour Meet inside the main entrance off Mill Street. To manage distancing, the District controls the numbers who can enter – so come dressed for the weather. There may be a wait in line should the venue be full. Lots of shopping, coffee shops, and Holiday lights and decorations. Plenty of on street and Green P parking nearby.

  • Reminder Outing Tomorrow Sunday Nov 29 10 AM
    We still have space within the City’s gathering restrictions for tomorrow’s outing in West Toronto.


    This is a street walk in a very scenic part of town – great buildings, old houses, and back alleys.

    Meet at Keele and Dundas 10 AM. Lots of free parking on street, and a Green P lot on Keele south of Dundas.

    Please rsvp to Paul Cordingley paulmcordingley@gmail.com if you plan to attend.


  • Next Outing Sunday November 29th 10 AM
    Our next outing is scheduled for Sunday November 29th. It’s a street walk through the old Village of West Toronto.


    The current COVID restrictions limit us to 10 participants for an outdoor gathering. 

    So – to manage our numbers – Please RSVP by email to paulmcordingley@gmail.com if you are planning to attend. 

    Meet on the Northwest Corner of Dundas and Keele at 10AM Sunday November 29th. 

    There is a Green P parking lot on the east side of Keele, south of Dundas, directly across from the fire hall. Generally, street parking in the area is free until 1 PM.


     
  • Sunset and Blue Hour Walk on Roncesvalles Ave moved to Sat Nov 14th.

    Our outing for this Saturday evening has been postponed one week to Saturday November 14th, 4 PM Meet in front of the High Park Library, 228 Roncesvalles (Corner of Wright Ave, midway between Queen and Howard Park) Parking on street or pay parking behind the Credit Union at 220 Roncesvalles. Sunset is at 4:55 PM. Stay for the “Blue Hour” and night shots – churches, homes, architecture on Roncy. And people!

  • Wednesday Outing Schedule

    Wednesday Ad Hoc Outings

    Again this year, we will conduct ad-hoc outings on Wednesdays, usually mornings. This has proved to be a popular time for some who can’t make our weekend excursions.

    All Outings will be held outdoors, respecting physical distancing guidelines. Venues will be selected to ensure washrooms are nearby and walking trails are appropriate. We will find a patio for coffee afterwards!

     Please mark these weekend outing dates in your calendar. Watch this space for the full details of time and location.

    Wednesday September 16 – Sunrise at Humber Bay

    Wednesday September 23 – Grindstone Marsh

    Wednesday October 7 – Humber River – Fall colours

    Wednesday October 14 – City Sunset

    Wednesday October 21 – Brickworks

    Wednesday October 28 – Nature – Conservatory

    Wednesday November 11 – People in the Park

    If you have a favourite venue or a suggestion for another outing – we would love to hear from you!




  • Fall Weekend Outing Schedule

    Fall Outing Schedule

    While COVID has made things more complicated, we will be arranging a number of outings over the fall.

    Our outing schedule includes both our weekend outings and our Wednesday ad hoc walks.

    All Outings will be held outdoors, respecting physical distancing guidelines. Venues will be selected to ensure washrooms are nearby and walking trails are appropriate. We will find a patio for coffee afterwards!

    Please mark these weekend outing dates in your calendar. Dates for Wednesday morning ad hoc outings will follow. Watch this space for the full details of time and location.

    Sunday September 13 – Rattray Marsh, Clarkson

    Sunday September 27 – Liberty Village Pedestrian Challenge

    Saturday October 10 – Credit Valley Fall Colours

    Sunday October 25 – College Street Pedestrian Challenge

    Saturday November 7 – Night Photography

    Sunday November 29 – Corktown – Pedestrian Challenge

    Saturday December 12 – Holiday lights – evening

    If you have a favourite venue or a suggestion for another outing – we would love to hear from you!