- Adventure Running and Family Hike
September 2, 2017
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
I Challenge Diabetes is headed out to the Bruce Trail for a day of hiking and fun with fellow type 1’s family and friends. Join us and experience what our programs have to offer. No experience required. Come rain or shine!
What: Bring your hiking boots (or running shoes), lunch and water bottle for this beautiful hike and see what the Bruce Trail has to offer. After lunch, we will be taking part in an Adventure Running workshop.
Adventure running combines trail running, navigation, cross-country running and obstacles into a fun and muddy eco-adventure that also teaches problem-solving skills that are valuable in training, racing, and life.
When: September 2nd, 2017 10:30am-2:30pm
Where: Niagara Glen Nature Center.
3050 Niagara Pkwy, Niagara Falls, ON L2E 6K2
Who: Any individuals with T1D, friends, and family. All skill levels and ages are welcome!
Cost: There is no registration fee for this event.
Other Information: Please bring hiking boots (running shoes will be fine, the trails aren’t too rugged), water bottle, lunch, test kit and insulin, low blood sugar supplies and weather appropriate attire.
We will be doing a picnic style lunch and encourage everyone to bring something to share with other families. If you want to bring something but can’t decide on what to please let us know and we can suggest certain items
Driving Directions:We will meet in the park with signage for our group. The Niagara Glen Nature Reserve is located on the Niagara Parkway. To get to the Parkway take the QEW to Highway 405. Head south on the Parkway for approximately 5 kilometers before reaching the parking area at the Niagara Glen gift shop and restaurant.
Parking: Niagara Glen has added parking meters to the parking lots near the park. The price is $1.25/hour or $10 for the day.
Questions: Email: [email protected] or call: 1-877-776-0667 /
Venue: Niagara Glen Nature Centre