the other adventures of the Stinky Feet Project, the
Fire Adventure's main objective is to raise funds for
charity. This time, all funds raised will go to the
Trans Canada Trail.
What is the trail and how does it affect me?
Great question! The Trans Canada Trail is the world's
longest network of trails. When completed, the trail
will stretch 22,000 km between the Pacific, Atlantic
and Arctic Oceans, linking 1000 communities and all
The trail is one of Canada's truly great endeavours.
Experience Canada's legendary wilderness, explore provincial
and territorial capitals, canoe the routes of early
explorers, visit national and provincial parks, commute
to and from work, cycle historic rail trails and picnic
in urban parks.
it; just around the corner from where you live, there
will be a trail that you could use every day. Use it
to bike to work, or jog in the evenings. Walk downtown
to your favourite restaurant in the summer, teach your
kids to rollerblade, or strap on cross country skiis
and enjoy the solitude of Canadian winters. In rural
areas, you can horseback ride, snowmobile or canoe.
Go alone, take family, or meet new friends along the
way. Go for an hour, a day, or even a week at a time;
the possibilities are endless.
The Trans Canada Trail will quite likely become one
of our great national symbols because it transcends
our differences and binds us together, regardless of
age, physical ability, race, religion or income. Could
anything be more distinctly Canadian?
With over 16,500 km already in active use, the trail
is nearing completion! The goal is to have the entire
trail in operation in 2017 for Canada's 150th birthday!
I hope you're as excited about the trail as I am -
and you can donate directly to the Trans Canada Trail
directly from the Donate
For more information about the Trans Canada Trail,
including maps and news about sections opening near
you, check out their web site: www.tctrail.ca