Connecting people with nature in Ontario's Mississippi Valley

MVFN’s Annual Fall Nature Walk 2008

nature walk

MVFN’s Annual Fall Nature Walk, Saturday, October 4, 2008

At Hands Community Forest, led by Dr. Ted Mosquin, noted biologist and naturalist. All MVFN members and friends welcome!

Car Pooling (reduce your carbon footprint. Also, parking at site limited):
East Lanark and area: Meet at Union Hall at the corner of Wolf Grove (County Rd 16) and Tatlock Rd. (County Rd. 9d.) for departure at 9:00 A.M. West Lanark and area: Meet at parking lot of Municipal Council Building in Lanark Village for departure at 9:30 A.M.

Site location is corner of County Rd. 36 and Kingston Line, south of Elphin.

Bring a lunch, binoculars, magnifying glass and field guides. Dress for weather.

For more information and to register contact Cliff Bennett at 613.256.5013 or at .  

Continue reading...

MVFN’s 2008 Summer/Fall Canoeing/Hiking Programme Schedule Dates



Canoe Jorneys Hiking Collage

The following are the dates for our upcoming canoe trips and walks. We hope you can join us!

For each event, details confirming trips will be e-mailed out by Janet Fytche to all MVFN members a week before and posted at  In case of foul weather, dates are cancelled. For information, contact Cliff at 613-613-798-6295/ .

Sun, June 15- Annual Spring Canoe trip -White Lake -Site 7
Sunday, July 6- canoe trip – Tay River, Bolingbroke to Christie Lake
Sunday, July 20- canoe trip-Park Lake

Sunday, August 10- canoe trip-site to be announced
Sunday, August 24- canoe trip- site to be announced

May 25- Annual Spring MVFN NatureWalk
Sept 12-15-MVFN 3-night Canoe Camp-Killarney Prov. Park
October 5- Annual Autumn MVFN Nature Walk

For directions to our canoe trip sites please refer to MVFNs Lanark County Canoe & Kayak Journeys guide/map or check the canoe journey descriptions posted here on the website.

Continue reading...