Horseshoe Triple Showdown DH Race

Friday September 18th, 2020 – Sunday September 20th, 2020 The Horseshoe Triple Showdown will test your mountain bike skills in a variety of downhill events over three days! We’re bringing you a pump race, downhill race and dual slalom race. Sign up for one, two
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THANKS to our Garlic Mustard  Super Heroes

Our Garlic Mustard super-heroes deserve honorable mention for their work in priority areas of the Forest this year.  Huge, huge appreciation from all of the Copeland Forest Friends to all those who pulled garlic mustard. The Pine Ridge Trail Group Nancy Chong organized early pulls
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2020 Annual General Meeting

30 Friends of Copeland Forest participated in the Annual General meeting held via Zoom on the evening of June 17. During the 2 hour meetings 2019 financial statements were presented, as well as an overview of projects completed in the past year. Outgoing President David
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Ticks and Lyme Disease

A recent edition of the online newspaper, Barrie Today, reports that active surveillance in 2018, by the Simcoe-Muskoka District Health Unit, has found blacklegged ticks in the Amos Tract, part of the Copeland Forest.  Blacklegged ticks may be infected with Borrelia burgdorferi, the bacteria that
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Winter Parking Access

Our winter season in Copeland Forest is off to a great start and the snow conditions are good for a winter outing in the forest.  Please note that the parking lots on Ingram Road at Line 3 and Line 4 are NOT plowed.  However, the
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