June 2012

Call for Groups to Organize Fall Guided Hikes – August 15, 2012 Deadline

Posted on Jun 25, 2012

Once again, Hike NS invites groups across NS to partner with it on delivering fall guided hikes in September and October of 2012.

The purpose of the events is to:
1) get more people in NS hiking;
2) highlight local trails and increase their use; and
3) promote Hike NS and local trail/hiking groups and other partnering organizations.

During the 2011 Fall Guided Hike series, 290 people attended 13 hikes organized locally by 11 partnering groups.

If you and your local organization can organize a hike, learn more and register your hike(s) online here: www.hikenovascotia.ca/projects/guided-hikes/ no later than AUGUST 15, 2012.



Hike Nova Scotia

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Last chance to provide feedback on Walkabout™!!!

Posted on Jun 06, 2012

Walkabout is Turning 5 and you have until Friday, June 8 to get your word in!

• Have you participated in Walkabout?
• Are you/ or have you been part of a walking group connect with Heart&Stroke Walkabout™?
• Have you used our website, http://www.walkaboutns.ca?
• Are you using Walkabout resources to track your steps or plan your walking routes?

If you have participated in any of these activities, please consider participating in our online survey!

***As a token of our appreciation, all online survey participants will be entered in a draw for a Walkabout prize package! ***

To access the online survey, please copy and paste the following link into the address box of your browser.


Deadline – Friday, June 8 2012.

Questions? contact:
Katherine Connell
(902) 423 7530 ext. 3304
[email protected]
Your Feedback is greatly valued!

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Sponsored By:

  • Heart and Stroke Foundation
  • NS Gov
  • CTV