September & October 2017
Schedule for SONC 2017 trips

Most of the rambles will be around 3 Ihours & within a short drive. Some will have car shuttles so we don’t have to double back.

These trips are a combination of wildflowers, geology, history & the great outdoors and the greatest of companions! And of course birds!

Alex Bodden ---
Wendy Stewart ---
Charmaine Foster ---
Further details on each trip will be emailed to members a few weeks prior to the date.
Sunday, Sept 10/17
Hedley, Mascot Mine - Charmaine
Sunday, Oct 17/17
Golden Mile, Oliver - Charmaine
Oliver trip - Meet at 9am at Warren & Atkinson & we will car pool to Tinhorn winery where we start & end our hike. Bring lunch, cameras. dress for the weather, bring water, etc. This is a hike where you can bring a family member or friend to enjoy the view, etc as long as they can do the hike.
There are hills.
SONC 2017 Tentative Trip Schedule

April 9 Quilchena, Merritt Alex

May 8-14 Wings over the Rockies, Invermere (4-day excursion) ***

June 18 Molson, Washington Charmaine

July 9 Mt. Kobau, Oliver Wendy

Aug 10 Manning Park Alex

Sept 10 Hedley, Mascot Mine Charmaine

Oct 17 Golden Mile, Oliver Charmaine

*** The “ Wings over the Rockies “ details as to accommodations, etc will be sent out in late March. Go to the website to see what programs were given in 2016. (2017 not yet available)
Field Trips
Field Trips are generally made in the spring and fall. A list of forthcoming trips will be placed in the Honker. Notify the trip leader of your intention to participate and inquire about trip duration, degree of difficulty and other requirements. Dress for the prevailing weather conditions, wear appropriate footwear, bring lunch and drinking water".
Pets are NOT appropriate.