Join the Brereton Field Naturalists for a birding and wildflower walk on April 29, 2023 Time: 8:30 am to 12:01 pm Leader: Dave Lord, 705-835-6642 Where: Meet at P1, off Ingram Road Birds and be active at this time of year and its a great
Join the Garlic Mustard Team and members of the Ganaraska Hiking Club for an early Spring walk looking for garlic mustard rosettas and generally learning about this invasive plant and the varied forest floor vegetation at risk. They may even pick some rosettes. Date April
Over the past two years, many community residents have reached out to Copeland Forest Friends Association expressing concern about the continued building of single-track trails in the Copeland Forest, despite it being already saturated with trails. Copeland Forest Friends Association (CFFA), a not-for-profit organization charged
The next time you are in Parking Lot 1 or 2 off Ingram Road, you and your vehicle might just notice how much smoother those parking lots now are. Recently, Georgian Paving donated time and resources to grade P1 and P2 and add 5 loads
May and June are a great time to visit the Forest and view and array of wildflowers. Bring your camera for this annual show of colour.
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.
Everyone is welcome to join in on any of the following hikes. Please bring drinking water on all hikes. Hiking boots are recommended. 1. Saturday April 21 Time: 1:30 pm. Moderate or Easy – 2 hours in length. Meet at the Copeland Forest P2 parking