- Niagara Hike and Ultimate Amazing Race
August 31, 2019
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
I Challenge Diabetes is partnering with Niagara T1D Families again and heading out to the Bruce Trail for a day of hiking and fun with fellow type 1s, family and friends. No experience required. Come rain or shine!
Lace up your hiking boots (or running shoes) for this beautiful hike and see what the Bruce Trail has to offer. Share a picnic lunch with other families and ICD leaders, in the pavilion. After lunch, we invite teams and families to take part in our signature program, the Ultimate Amazing Race: I Challenge Diabetes Edition!
When: August 31, 2018 10:00am – 3:00pm
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 cost for this event.
Things to Bring: 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.
Lunch: 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 what, please let us know and we can make a suggestion.
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 kms 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