Happy Spring everyone, I hope you all have been able to get out and enjoy the forest now that the seasons finally appear to be changing with some warm weather on the horizon. I’m sure you have noticed, if you have been venturing safely
Wednesday March 25, 2020 (cancelled) Due to the Covid-19 outbreak our Annual General Meeting has been cancelled. We hope all our friends stay healthy in these unprecedented times. And remember the Copeland Forest is the perfect place to practice social distancing while enjoying the great
Welcome back to another wonderful winter in the Copeland Forest. The Copeland Forest Friends can confirm that we are again supporting the snowplowing of the P2 parking lot located off of Ingram Road, between Hwy 93 and Line 6 (please note that Line 5 is
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
When entering the Copeland Forest you will see some new signs installed recently by the landowner, the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry. Please note that target shooting is no longer permitted in Copeland Forest.
Do you love to step out into Copeland Forest and admire the trees, adorned in lichens and mosses, their branches swaying high above you? Hear the gentle bubble of water as it emerges from a hidden spring? Listen to the chorus of birds in the
We are pleased to announce that our winter parking plans have expanded. We have a signed agreement with a local contractor to plow Parking Lot #2 (on the south side of Ingram Road, just east of Line 4 North). When there is a snowfall of
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