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June 12, 2016: Soxy Ladies

Another gorgeous day on the Bruce Trail! We set out from Inglis Falls, early enough to beat the tourist rush. We soon found ourselves in a green and leafy wood, enjoying the shade and the easy walking. We have become … 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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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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July 21, 2013: The Limestone Ladies and their Limestone Lovers (Tiffany Falls to Rock Chapel Road)

I’m sure you are all having naughty thoughts after reading the title of this post.  Shame on you!  This is a family blog! However, we were quite excited when we saw the following sign on our most recent hike: In … Continue reading

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June 2, 2013: Stalking the Urban Sasquatch

The weather reports were dubious as we set out from the Kimberly Drive Side Trail for our hike to Tiffany Falls.   But we are an optimistic group and were in high spirits. Little did we realize that our idyllic hike … Continue reading

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April 27, 2013: 25,967 And All That Jazz

Have you ever wondered how many steps it takes to walk 16.9 kilometres?  Or, more precisely, to walk from Forty Mile Creek to the Millen Road Access of the Bruce Trail?  Well, thanks to the miracle of the modern pedometer, … Continue reading

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January 27, 2013: Land of the Frozen Waterfalls

Today we tackled Hike #3 and were blessed us with something special: sunshine!  After the endless rain and discouraging grayness of our first two hikes, we were astonished to see a bright orb in the sky!  Could it be?  Yes, … Continue reading

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