Thank-you Hikers, Partners & Sponsors of 6th Annual Hike the Highlands Festival
What an amazing 10 days of hiking ….with great people, partners and sponsors. The 6th Annual Hike the Highlands Festival will be a memorable event for so many people. One hiker indicated how spirtual, uplifting and incredible experience this festival had been for her. She can’t wait for next year.
Hikers in this year’s festival came from across Canada – British Columbia to Newfoundland & Labrador, US, Great Britain and Beligum. An amazing bunch of individuals that shared stories, laughs and moments together and made this an incredible festival. Our festival team enjoyed meeting all of you and sharing this hiking experience with you.
I would also like like to thank our festival team – our organizing committee – Sandra Curtis, Lisa Dixon, Shaune Warren, Bill Danielson, David Rasmussen and Heather Dixon, registration chairperson- Heather Dixon and her volunteers – Elaine Wallace, and Regan Warren, trailhead registration volunteer and sweeper Sharon Proctor, all our guides & sweeps, evening presentors – Wally Hayes, John Francis Lane, Marie Stradeski, and Lori Burke. Our partners – Cape Breton Highlands National Park, Glenghorm Beach Resort & Thirsty Hiker Pub, Les Amis du Plein Air, ECBC, NS Tourism ,Culture & Heritage, DCBA, and all sponsors to be featured in our next post. An amazing team that can be very proud of its work.
Below are some photos from Chrissie Hawley, Lisa Dixon and Sharon Proctor of the 6th Annual Hike the Highlands Festival.