All events are dependent
on Covid rules and regulations. Check here or our Facebook page for updates.
up a picnic, bring your BBQ!
Our events and trails will have you loving Ferris Provincial Park!
Contact Barb 705.632.0894 for Friends of Ferris info.
Contact Ontario Parks-Ferris for reservations at 705.653.3575.
Walking group ON HOLD May
to December weekly walks. More info>>
to Ferris? Download
15 or 16th CANCELLED
walk with David Bree
Nothing says spring
like forest wildflowers. While focus will be on wildflowers, birds, trees
and even history could be discussed while on this relaxing stroll while
you experience the sights and sounds of Ferris Park. This is a registered
event, limited numbers.
Contact Barb to register 705.632.0894 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
24th at 1 pm
about turtles and their environments! Meet some of Ontario Turtle Conservation
Centre's turtles while participating in fun family activities and discover
how we can protect turtles!
Regular park day use fees apply. Donations appreciated.
available from Barb 705-632-0894 or email@example.com
19th at 1 pm
All about Black Bears
Teddy Bear Picnic
Friends for a Teddy Bear picnic while learning all about black bears.
Derek Potter, MNRF research biologist, will join us, giving a presentation
on black bears and Friends will provide a craft and activities. Bring
your own lunch, picnic blanket and your favourite teddy bear. Please contact
Barb Hogan 705-632-0894 or firstname.lastname@example.org
21st at 1 pm
Jacob is the award winning educator, and co-author of The
Big Book of Nature Activities. Jacob has received numerous awards,
recently the recepiant of the Otonabee Region Conservation Award for his
work in environmental education.
note this is a registered event. For more information and to register,
please contact Barb 705-632-0894 or email@example.com
of Ferris AGM
For more info - please contact Barb 705.632.0894
for more information
or download the Friends 2021 information/membership
Dry Stone Wall - our last workshop was in 2018. To view
the progress of the stone wall workshops, visit here.
We will not be holding a workshop in 2020.
events in the Park
Ranney Gorge Run>>
Want to help out?
Become a Friend of Ferris!
Email us for more information or download the Friends information
and membership brochure.
Ferris Park is an excellent
place to view birds feeding, and nesting. Graham
Wilson has an excellent list of birds in the area. Read and enjoy
his extensive list of birds found in our area and other information here>>
Graham has also created a page devoted to the flora
and fauna found in and around Ferris.
The Friends of Ferris would like to thank Graham for allowing us to link
to his information.