HIKING

BRUCE TRAIL ASSOCIATION

Bruce Trail Guides are available at Canoe Country for $28.95. Contact us for information on upcoming hikes.
 

a TO USE A WALKING STICK?
OR NOT TO USE A WALKING STICK?

According to Leki, a company that manufactures adjustable shock-absorbing hiking sticks, medical studies have shown that using two hiking sticks results in 250 tons of pressure being transferred from the back, knees, and legs to the arms during an 8 hour hiking day.
Walking Sticks and books on hiking and backpacking are available at Canoe Country.
MAPS
The most useful maps for hiking, camping and the outdoors is Topographical Maps because they describe the terrain as well as man-made features.
If you’re travelling by water, Nautical Charts will give you detailed information such as water depths, bottom features, and navigation aids such as buoys and lighthouses but very little