Ottawa Outdoor Club

Activity Report: Snowshoeing Co-ordinator, Lana Doss- 2018 AGM

Since the first event on December 9, there were 18 planned events:

  • 1 social at Trailhead Paddle Shack, Snow shoe & winter clothing basics with pizza at Colonade.
  • 6 mid-week trips - 3-5 people including Jennifer & Paul
  • 11 Saturday trips planned. 2 cancelled. 1 extreme weather where John showed up but no one else did.  Night-time cancelled due to mild and icy conditions in the woods.
    • Of the 11 trips, one was a beginner snowshoe with 11 attendees
  • 9 sbowshoe rentals
  • 10 non-members

The last snowshoe outing of 2017/18 was on April 2, with first hike on April 9.

2016/17 we had 11 different people lead, and in 2017/18 we had only 8 people lead:

  • Jennifer Jackson lead 8 outings
  • Paul Gallagher co-led 5
  • Marion Perry lead 2
  • John Galbraith lead 1 snowshoe and 1 skate, and planned to lead another
  • Lana Doss led 2 & co-led 1
  • Mike McCurrie led 1 and organized the weekend trip to the Algonquin EcoLodge
  • Jim Burgess co-led one outiing with Lana and one with Ronaalee Carey