Tag Archives: Bruce Trail

April 26, 2015: Things That Grow On Rocks

There is nothing quite as invigorating as doing a long strenuous hike and then getting up the very next day and… doing it again!   After a delicious breakfast at our Lake Eugenia hideaway, the group set out for another intimate … Continue reading

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April 25, 2015: There’s a braid in a bag in a box…….

Spring had finally arrived and the Limestone Ladies were ready to celebrate!  We knew there would be few flowers on the trail this early in the season, so we decided that we would be the spring flowers.   Our lovely ladies … Continue reading

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Sunday March 8, 2015: No Two Alike!

Forget the runways of New York!  Ignore the salons of Milan! Never mind Paris Couture!  The Limestone ladies debuted their smash-hit fashion sensation on this hike:  The Dolly Hiking Hat! (Named after our benefactor and hat creator, Dolly E.!) We … Continue reading

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November 23, 2014: A Question of Sanity

Before I relate the story of this month’s hike, I must begin with a cautionary tale: Ladies, you must not trust a Handsome Stranger.  He will break your heart.  You will recall the Handsome Stranger we met on our October … Continue reading

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October 25, 2014: H is for Handsome Stranger

This weekend the Limestone Ladies celebrated our second anniversary.  730 days have elapsed since we took our first steps at Queenston Heights!  Last year we celebrated with jewellery and wine.  This year, the fun began with the Scavenger Hunt. The … Continue reading

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August 24, 2014: The Limestone Ladies have their Ups and Downs

It was a dark and brooding day as we drove through pea-soup fog to get to our starting point on Hockley Road. Immediately we started with hills and valleys.  I was reminded of that song about the people on the … Continue reading

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June 29, 2014: The Witness Protection Program Hike!

There is a shadowy, cutthroat world out there.  Not many know of it, for it operates on the extreme fringes of society, populated by shadowy figures pocked with scars and known only by code names.  Some people manage to infiltrate … Continue reading

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January 19, 2014: Northwest Passage

The Limestone Ladies are a hardy bunch and they continue to prove it! Despite the fact that the Toronto Club trails are closed due to damage from the ice storm, we were determined to stick to our hiking schedule.  Since … Continue reading

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Bring Bling, Sing, and Celebrate Hiking! Our First Anniversary

October 27, 2013:  Mount Nemo to Crawford Lake The Limestone Ladies are one year old!  We made it out of infancy and into toddlerhood.  And that called for celebration! Who could have imagined that when we started from Queenston on … Continue reading

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September 29, 2013: Wildlife Safari at Mount Nemo

There’s nothing as energizing as a long hike on a clear fall day!  We set out from Signal Hill towards our goal of Mount Nemo.  All the ladies were feeling frisky and we even had two new hikers in our … Continue reading

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