Thames Valley Trail: Fanshawe Park Portion of the Blue Trail Loop
Meet at McDonald's, Erie Street, Stratford, 9 am - 4 pm, www.avontrail.ca | Walk along Fanshawe Lake. Pace: moderate, Distance - 12.5 km, ~4.5 hrs. plus an hour travel each way. Meet at 9:00 am at McDonalds on Erie St., Stratford to carpool to Rebecca Road just south of Thorndale Road, OR meet at 10:00 am at Rebecca Rd. & Thorndale (43.096359,-81.166987) to hike to Upper Thames administration Building. This hike passes through open fields, along lake shore, mature Sugar Maple forest, past a golf course and along groomed municipal trails. The trail is shared with cyclists.