Free Group Hike

Sun, Apr 21, 2019 10:00 AM

This is an adults only (19+) event!

9-13 kilometres round-trip

Directions to Mt Conkle

1. Turn right onto Rosedale Ave in Summerland at the 711, Esso and PetroCan
2. Keep straight at the first round-about
3. Keep straight at the second roundabout to stay on Prarie Valley Road
4. At the third round-about take the second exit to stay on Prarie Valley Rd
5. Turn RIGHT onto Doherty Ave
6. Shortly afterwards, keep left onto Bathville Rd.
7. In a few hundred meters, keep left with signs for Railway Rodeo Trails.
8. Cross the railway tracks and park at the parking lot on the left in the Rodeo Grounds.

Trail Description

Meander this comprehensive network of cycling/hiking trails in this recently dedicated park just outside of the Summerland Rodeo Grounds for spectacular views of Giant's Head, Okanagan Lake, and the city of Summerland spread across the valley. The trail varies between double and single wide. Hikers should bring our GPS maps as there are tons of forks.

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Basics
  • 45 min from Downtown Kelowna
  • Loop
  • 13.90 km (round-trip)
  • 2.8 hours solo | 3.0 hours group round-trip
  • 632 meters elevation (round-trip)
  • Medium difficulty: Overall suitable for all hikers without any major obstacles or excessively steep sections.
Kids & Pets
  • On-Leash
  • Child-Friendly
Features
  • GPS Map available.
Attendees (15)
Hosts (1)
  • What's the carpooling situation?

    Tue, Apr 16, 2019 6:29 AM
  • I can offer this time. Message me for a time and location. I think you have my new cell.

    Tue, Apr 16, 2019 11:18 AM
  • Wish I could come

    Wed, Apr 17, 2019 6:39 PM
  • Kath?

    Wed, Apr 17, 2019 6:49 PM
  • What does “exploratory bike” mean?

    Thu, Apr 18, 2019 4:13 AM
  • It means we’ve never done this trail before and the route, duration, difficulty, etc are all guesses.

    Thu, Apr 18, 2019 7:30 AM
  • Josh, any chance you could provide a Google Maps link pinpointing the parking lot? (or lat/long)

    Thu, Apr 18, 2019 6:18 PM
  • @robyn , says exploratory hike.

    anyhow, this is a hiking event correct? not a biking one, theres nothing to indicate a biking event other than the image , but im just making sure here - thanks yall

    Fri, Apr 19, 2019 10:26 PM
  • Yes hiking

    Fri, Apr 19, 2019 10:26 PM
  • Normally, yes. On leash always. This event has passed though. This weekend we’re hiking Campbell Mtn

    Sat, May 4, 2019 5:30 AM

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