Thursday Morning Arkell Springs Hike

  • 16 May 2024
  • 9:00 AM - 11:30 AM


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Thursday Morning  Arkell Springs Hike 

Meeting Location: Meeting point at the trail head on Watson Rd. Parking along Watson Rd North of Arkell Rd, South of Stone Rd (Gate C)

Hiking time approx 2-2.5hrs 

9-10km Loop 

Let’s get out before the bugs make their appearance! We will hike starting from Watson Rd into Arkell Springs and follow Section 2 and 3 of the Radial Line Trail, the Arkell Springs and David Hull side trails. These trails will take us through forests, along ridges, meadows, and down into the valley. 

Pace - Moderate-Brisk 

Difficulty- Level 2+

approximately 2-2.5 hours

Trail - uneven dirt packed with areas of rocks, roots, and possibly mud. The Arkell Springs side trail is an up and down section and there are a few steep inclines. 

Required - hiking shoes, dress for the weather 

Recommended - water, snack, hat, bug spray, sunscreen

Optional - poles

A good level of fitness and cardio endurance is required to complete this hike in the allotted time. 

Hike Leader 

Melissa Anstey


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