Ancestor's Trail Hike - Alex's Pix https://www.ancestorstrail.ca/apps/photos/ Ancestor's Trail Hike - Alex's Pix Registration Signing in for the hike, getting passports authorized and name tags for participants. Also, there were a few people who had raised pledge money for Roots & Shoots. https://www.ancestorstrail.ca/apps/photos/photo?photoID=130232650 130232650 Instructions Kevin giving some background information and instructions before setting off on the walk. https://www.ancestorstrail.ca/apps/photos/photo?photoID=130232651 130232651 Concrete podium Kevin speaking from the concrete podium as John Jackson (Pres. HPHC) and Cheri Cowan (VP. HPHC) look on. https://www.ancestorstrail.ca/apps/photos/photo?photoID=130232652 130232652 More instructions David Culham (centre with backpack) and Councillor Ron Starr (right, blue jacket) listen intently to introduction remarks. https://www.ancestorstrail.ca/apps/photos/photo?photoID=130232655 130232655 Preparing to leave Passports in hand, 'Humans' are ready to leave on their first pilgrimage back in time. https://www.ancestorstrail.ca/apps/photos/photo?photoID=130232657 130232657 Heading off on the Trail The 'Humans' start off on the 12.5k trail towards the first rendezvous with Chimps and Bonobo's 6 million years ago. Bringing up the rear are Pingu and Bindi on leashes. https://www.ancestorstrail.ca/apps/photos/photo?photoID=130232654 130232654 Rendezvous 1 Abner Lico from Roots & Shoots was there to greet the pilgrims and speak to them about the work that the Jane Goodall Institute is doing with the 'Roots & Shoots' youth leadership initiative. https://www.ancestorstrail.ca/apps/photos/photo?photoID=130232656 130232656 Erin Park Scion support vehicle Thanks to Alex Saldanha and the support team (Vishal, Teresa, Joanna & Mahima) for preventing dehydration and hypoglycemia. https://www.ancestorstrail.ca/apps/photos/photo?photoID=130232660 130232660