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Petrolia - Canada's Victorian Oil Town in December #1

Saturday, December 19, 2020, 9:30 AM
VPP Parking Lot
411 Greenfield Street
Petrolia, ON  

Additional Info:
Louise Gibson
519-882-3605 (p)
Registration is closed - Event is full
Payment In Full In Advance Only
IMPORTANT: All participants MUST pre-register for event, by midnight the night before; due to Covid-19 drop-ins/guests are not permitted.

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Available Slots:
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Event Description Petrolia was incorporated as a town in 1866 when a major gas well was found.  Oil men from Petrolia travelled to the far reaches of the world - Gobi Desert, Arctic, Iran, Indonesia, United States, Australia, Russia and over 80 other countries teaching others how to find and extract crude oil.  Today it is a lovely community with several historic buildings.

We will walk the central business area viewing the beautiful churches and other historic buildings as well as walk out to two of the newer subdivisions finishing with the beautiful and relaxing - but sometimes muddy - Bridgeview Park.

Event Start Time 9:30 am
Pls arrive 15 mins before hike for instructions and introductions and
wear mask at the meeting point.)
Level Easy/Moderate
Distance 12 km
Pace 3.5 km/hr
Duration 3.5 hours
Money is Required For:
Required Items to Bring snack, water, hiking boots, hiking poles
hand sanitizer, mask
Recommended to Bring
Current Conditions Participants Should Be Prepared For:
possibly muddy conditions in Bridgeview Park

IMPORTANT *** All participants must read and follow the LOC Covid-19 Guidelines
as well as complete theOntario COVID-19 Self Assessment Tool online within 24 hrs prior to this event. ***

IMPORTANT: If you register and are then unable to attend, please cancel your registration on the website, even if at the last minute.