Dundas Valley

Date: 2008 May 16

Leader: Jennifer Rowbotham


  1. Take Highway 401 West.
  2. Exit Highway 401 and Highway 403 towards Hamilton. Highway 403 leads to QEW west.
  3. Stay on QEW West and keep to the right until you come to Highway 403 Hamilton exit. The left exit is Niagara Falls -- wrong way!
  4. When entering Hamilton, take the Main Street West exit (69-A).
  5. Turn left at the lights onto Main Street.
  6. At the next lights, do not turn left. The name of the street changes to Osler Drive.
  7. After approxmately 4 kilometers, you will go down a small hill and come to Governors road. Just before Governors road you'll see a building with a large clock on top.
  8. Turn left onto Governors Rd.
  9. After approxmately 3.5 kilometers along Governors Rd. you will see a Conservation area sign which is the entrance to Dundas Valley . The entrance is on the left hand side.
  10. Drive approxmately one kilometer to the end of the lot and park in the lot with the large Dundas Valley sign.
  11. Walk up the hill and meet at the old Railway Station and Trail Centre. There is a sign indicating 200 meters.

The hike will start from there at approximately 11:15.


There is a $5.00 admission per vehicle. In the past, this has been an honour system with envelopes into which you insert your money. This is also another reason to carpool from Yonge and York Mills.