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17 - 18 August 2019

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INFORMATION: Organized by a joint committee of the Ottawa Voyageurs & Nepean Nomads. This year’s walk traverses the united counties of Prescott and Russell which will complete the Prescott-Russell Recreational Trail which crosses through five of the eight municipalities, east Hawkesbury, Champlain, la Nation, Alfred-Plantagenet, and Clarence-Rockland. Pasture lands and farms provide a tranquil and leisurely backdrop, which will complete the Prescott-Russell Recreational Trail. Saturday nights dinner will be at Le Vieux Château on 797 McGill St., Hawkesbury.

LOCATION: Eastern Ontario – Linear trail “Prescott-Russell Trail” starting in Bourget, ON, and finishing in St-Eugène, ON, for a total distance of 60 km.

DIRECTIONS: Ottawa to Start Point at Bourget Pavilion Parking Lot - Take Hwy 174 East to Tenth Line Road, Turn Right to Navan Rd Turn Left to Tenth Lind Rd Turn Right to the stop sign. Turn Left on Colonial Rd (#28) which changes to Du Golf (#1) to Champlain Rd (#8) to Bourget, Turn Right on Levis St to the parking lot on your right at the Bourget Pavilion.

START TIME: 09:00 hrs both mornings

PARKING: Free parking is available at the start point

ACCOMMODATION: Quality Inn & Suites, 1575 Tupper St, Hawkesbury, ON K6A 3T5: (613) 632-5941 – While making reservations, please refer to Ottawa Voyageurs Walking Club. Each participant must individually do their own booking anytime between now and June 30, 2019 by indicating their choice of accommodation and number of roommates.

SUPPORT STAFF: Chase cars with supplies will follow and meet the participants at every 5 km as feasible. They will transport the participants to and from as needed.

PARTICIPATION: If you are interested in participating in this event, as either a walker or support staff, or a cyclist, please register by contacting Benoît Pinsonneault either by phone at (613) 746-9071 or by mail: moc.sregor|nosniptioneb#moc.sregor|nosniptioneb All participants must pre-register and will receive more details as the event approaches.

PARTICIPATION: If you are interested in participating in this event, as either a walker or support staff, or a cyclist, please register by contacting: Benoît Pinsonneault either by phone at (613) 746-9071 or by email All participants must pre-register and will receive more details as the event approaches.