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Posts Tagged ‘Walks’

Turtle Walks

The Land Between is organizing walks in response to the turtle crisis in 2017, when unprecedented numbers of turtles were killed on roads and brought into trauma centers for treatment. The two-kilometre walks will take place during the Flower Moon (late May to early June) – the most active time for turtle nesting in central…

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Turtle Walks 2018

Walks confirmed for June 2 in Haliburton and Bracebridge 2 walks have been confirmed already..and we are waiting on Bancroft, Lindsay and Peterborough. The OPP who will chaperone folks during the walk. We need volunteer leaders for walks too, so if you are interested get in touch. Registration for walks starts on May 1  …

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Seasons on the Moraine

Seasons on the Moraine South Pond Farms is offering an exciting new series of events from April to October – eight guided/interpreted nature walks on the Ballyduff Trails adjoining South Pond.  The walks are designed to deepen understanding and increase appreciation of nature as it unfolds its marvels month by month here, on the edge…

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Kawartha Highlands Signature Site Park 20th June 2015

Kawartha Highlands Signature Site Park protects over 37,000 hectares of the southern edge of the Canadian Shield, including many significant species and habitats. Rock Barrens are a unique ecosystem that occur throughout this provincial park, located just 45 minutes north of Peterborough. Characterized by exposed granitic bedrock and stunted trees and shrubs, these areas have…

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Wildlife walk. Sunday 19th October

Join PFN member Mike McMurtry for this week’s Sunday morning wildlife walk. Meet at Peterborough Zoo parking lot for an 8.00a.m. start. From the zoo we will car pool to local habitats. Bring a pair of binoculars and dress for the weather.

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Wildlife walk. Sunday 7th September

Join PFN member and author Drew Monkman for the first of this season’s Sunday morning wildlife walks. Meet at Peterborough Zoo parking lot at 8.00a.m. From the parking lot we will carpool to local sites to observe birds and other wildlife. The outing will last approximately three hours. Bring binoculars, dress appropriately and be ready…

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Sunday morning wildlife walk 4 May 2014

Join Drew Monkman for an outing to local habitats to spot migrating birds and spring flowers. As usual we will start out from the parking lot of Peterborough Zoo at 8.00a.m. for an outing that will last about 3 hours. Bring binoculars and a small contribution towards car pooling gas costs.

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Sunday Morning Wildlife Walk 13 April 2014

Join ornithologist Erica Nol for an outing exploring some of our local habitats. Meet at Peterborough Zoo parking lot on Water Street for an 8.00a.m. departure. Bring binoculars and a contribution to car pooling gas. The outing will last around 3 hours.

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Spring Wildlife Walks, Sundays in April and May 2014

Each Sunday in April and May the club offers a wildlife walk suitable for novices and experts alike. The main focus of most walks is bird watching, but other species of interest will be seen.  Walks normally start at 8.00 a.m. in the parking lot of Peterborough Zoo, from which we car pool to local…

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