On Friday May 26th 2017, 12 of the ladies from “Take a HIKE” Caledon Ladies Hiking and Meet up Group hiked Hockley Valley which is the second hike require to receive the CHBTC Canada 150, Historical Hike Series Badge. Although this hike is listed as 10kms, it’s actually closer to 14.
The hike goes through beautiful forested areas, meadows and rushing rivers along the trail with beautiful, picture perfect cascades. The trails are moderate to advance with lots of climbs and descends.
Hockley Valley Hike: Map 18
Distance: Approx. 10 km loop (more like 14kms 🙂 )
Park: In the parking lot on Hockley Road, just east of 2nd Line EHS.
- Hike west along Hockley Road using the Hockley Road Side Trail, to meet the main Trail as it enters the Hockley Valley Provincial Nature Reserve
- Follow the main Trail to km 62.5 and then take the Tom East Side Trail to the main Trail at km 64.7 Follow the main Trail to km 65.7 and take the Isabel East Side Trail
- From km 66.5 of the main Trail, head back along the main trail to km 62.5
- Return to the parking lot via the Hockley Road Side Trail
Photos Required: ’39 Chevy sedan; William Thomas Allen’s bench; Jeju Olle Trail Marker