Public registration is now full. You may still sign up for the waiting list or register a corporate team.
Manulife Walk the Don
May 3rd, 2015 at 10:30am - Cost: Free
Are you looking for new ways to get involved in the paddle? Would you like to follow and cheer on friends and family that are paddling the river? Are you interested in learning about the projects that are shaping the future of the Don?
Join us on May 3rd for a guided walk from Evergreen Brick Works to the Manulife Landing Party at 170 Villiers Street!
This walk will allow you to learn about the Don and see the paddlers travel the Don River!
As space is limited, we request that you register for the event
Manulife Walk the Don Route
The walk will begin at Evergreen Brick Works and will proceed down the Lower Don Trail from Pottery Road, past Todmorden Mills, Helliwell's Hill wetland, Chester Springs Marsh, Riverdale Park and the new Bridgepoint Health building and ends at the Manulife Paddle the Don Landing Party at the new 170 Villiers Street, a parkette found at the northwest corner of Villiers Street and Don Roadway.
How to Get to Evergreen Brick Works
Walk participants are responsible to transport themselves to the beginning of the walk location at Evergreen Brick Works. The walk will begin at Evergeen Brick Works at 10:30am. There is parking on site, and the facility is also accessible via shuttle from Broadview Station. More information on the shuttle can be found here.
Evergreen Brick Works is located at 550 Bayview Ave, Toronto, ON M4W 3X8 - A map of the site is included below.
Lunch and Celebrations
After the walk, be sure to join the paddlers for lunch and festivities at the Manulife Landing Party!
The walk will end at the Manulife Landing Party at 170 Villiers Street, and will provide participants with the opportunity to have lunch and experience great music, taste great beer from the Black Creek Brewery, and relax and enjoy the festivities!