The WTA has made a few protocol changes for our events. Details at the bottom of page.
- This event has passed.
Whitemud Park to Hawrelak Park, via Laurier Park
February 16, 2020 @ 9:45 am - 3:00 pm MST
An exciting Family Day weekend hike that will start from the Whitemud Park (River Valley Parking lot at the bottom of the hill near the trails, off Fox Drive at Keillor Road) at about 10:15 a.m.. The pictures from February 18th, 2018.
There is the added bonus of the Silver Skate Festival going on at Hawrelak Park (snow sculptures & food pavilions).
In Edmonton we will meet at the McDonalds 87 Ave/149 St (8708 149 St) & carpool (leaving at 10 a.m.). Participants may proceed there directly on their own, but should check the website prior to departure in case of a change (e.g., weather forecast, trail conditions).
If you are new to WTA hikes, then you should visit the Guided Hikes webpage for essential information. For further information specific to this hike, refer to The Waskahegan Trail Guide Book (pages 14-15) or contact the Hike Leader, JoAnne B. & Lee S. via e-mail (email@example.com) or phone (780-487-0645).
Government of Alberta action plans to beat COVID-19, Albertans are encouraged to assess and manage their personal risk. It is reasonable for people to continue using precautions that will serve their needs.
Waskahegan Trail Association protocol changes for our events:
- We meet at the event location (e.g., trailhead for hikes). There is no organized car pooling, however, participants can make their own car pooling arrangements
- Don’t attend if you are awaiting the results of COVID-19 testing or if you have any signs or symptoms of covid or anything unusual
- Only attend if you are feeling well and are comfortable being with the group.
- Individual event coordinators (e.g., hike leaders) and event locations (e.g., buildings within the parks) may have additional requirements that MUST be followed at all times.
We will continue to monitor the COVID-19 status and may has to make further adjustments.