Our Calorie Calculator estimates how many Calories you will burn using Metabolic Equivalent (MET) values from Compendium of Physical Activities. The Compendium idenitifes the relative energy cost of undertaking various activities compared with doing nothing. We then combine this with your weight and the estimated duration of the activity, taking into account the length of the route and the hills involved, to estimate the total Calories burned.
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Please remember, the estimated number of Calories is just a guide and the actual number of Calories burned may vary depending on other factors such as weather and terrain.
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* From the parking lot by the SuperMart, walk easterly along Front Street and Crow Lane, past BUEI on the right. Cross over to Berry Hill Road at the Foot of the Lane roundabout and then turn right onto Point Finger Road. Turn left onto South Shore Road and then walk through the Botanical Gardens, exiting onto Berry Hill Road. Turn left here and go a short distance, turning right into the parking lot on the northern side of Berry Hill Road, (just opposite the back entrance of KEMH). Walk through this parking lot and connect with Belvedere Road, which will take you to Middle Road. Cross over and enter the Arboretum, walking through it and exiting onto Montpelier Road here the roundabout with Frog Lane and Parson’s Road. Follow Parson’s Road downhill a short distance, then turn right onto Robert’s Avenue, left onto Palmetto Road and follow it as it merges into Marsh Folly Road. Marsh Folly becomes Cedar Avenue and will take you into town and to the Flagpole at the bottom of Burnaby Hill. Turn left here and return to your starting point via Front Street.
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