Entries by Greg

Escarpment Safety

It seems that every few weeks we see or hear a story about how Hamilton EMS has had to rescue someone from the escarpment somewhere.  As of November 8, 2016 there have been no fewer than 24 incidents that emergency crews responded to in Hamilton for the 2016 year. The escarpment is a wondrous place for people to […]

Our First Student Board Member

The Escarpment Project is excited to welcome our very first student board member, Jaslyn Drage. After researching a multitude of organizations, Jaslyn approached the Escarpment Project  looking to volunteer for an organization with values similar to her own. While communicating with her for several weeks she has already proven to be highly motivated and organized with […]

Be a Part of the Escarpment Project Team

  The Escarpment Project is Southern Ontario’s largest volunteer environmental clean-up and is still only in it’s infancy. We are growing again and looking for more fantastic people to help us reach the next level of evolution in two areas. The Escarpment Project is looking for more dynamic team oriented volunteers to help with acquiring […]

2016 Escarpment Project Clean Up Huge Success

THANKS TO YOU! The 2016 Escarpment Project Clean-up was a huge success! It was the best year yet in terms of the number of people who showed up, the amount of area covered, the amount of garbage removed and even how mother nature cooperated with us. THANK YOU! to the hundreds of volunteers who took part! 823 […]

It’s Time Hamilton! Grimsby & Dundas!

It’s Time Hamilton! Grimsby! & Dundas! We have been working our butts off this year at The Escarpment Project to ensure another fun and successful clean up day this Sunday, April 24, 2016. It’s Time Hamilton to get out and  help with this year’s clean-up! It’s Time Hamilton! Grimsby! & Dundas! to join in on this years escarpment project in Hamilton, […]

Exciting Times

With less than a month away from the 5th annual Escarpment Project clean up the excitement is building. Most recently we were featured in Raise the Hammer and The Hamilton Spectator. Watch our latest video to see the condition of some portions of the escarpment and for information about this year’s clean-up. Time to Sign […]

Here We Grow Again in 2016

With spring well on it’s way that means The Escarpment Project clean up is getting even closer. This year marks our 5th anniversary of improving the escarpment and it looks like it will be the biggest and best Escarpment Project clean up yet. There have been several new locations added this year including; Billy Green […]

Team Leaders Wanted

The Escarpment Project is gearing up for the 2016 annual clean-up and we are looking for enthusiastic and qualified volunteer team leaders. Team leaders are responsible for attending a few meetings prior to our annual clean-up on the last Sunday of April. On clean-up day they are required to register volunteers at a predesignated site […]

Top 10 Hamilton Waterfalls

Successful Interim Clean Up in Dundas

It was a chilly morning this past Saturday, Nov 28th, in Dundas but that didn’t stop waterfall fans, hikers or nature enthusiasts from showing up to remove litter from the trails and waterfall areas in the Dundas valley. Just over 30 volunteers got together at Cascades Park and hiked to various locations including; Dundas Peak and Sydenham, […]