Posted on Friday, December 01, 2023 08:22 AM
DECEMBER 1, 2023 – Visitors to Ken Reid Conservation Area can once again read the beloved children’s tale ‘The Mitten’ as it makes another appearance along the Story Walk Trail, this time for the entire month of December, just in time for the holidays.
‘The Mitten’ tells the story of how a young boy’s mitten that gets lost in the snow quickly becomes a place of shelter for a variety of friendly woodland animals. Starting with a mole, then a rabbit, a fox, and even a bear, curious creatures keep...
Posted on Friday, November 24, 2023 09:34 AM
NOVEMBER 24, 2022 – Kawartha Conservation staff are thrilled to announce the return of the enchanting "Illuminated Forest" for its second consecutive year, following its phenomenal success in 2022.
Transforming the Cedar Forest into a mesmerizing wonderland, The Illuminated Forest features hundreds of trees adorned with thousands of twinkling lights, crafting a magical nighttime trail that captivates visitors of all ages.
For the month of December, beginning December 2, following Christmas at Ken...
Posted on Thursday, November 23, 2023 03:05 PM
November 23, 2023 – The City of Kawartha Lakes, in partnership with Kawartha Conservation, is pleased to announce the release of the newly-established Fenelon Falls South Tributary Flood Plain Mapping Study, an invaluable resource for informed planning and development within the Fenelon Falls South region.
Endorsed and approved by the Kawartha Conservation Board of Directors on Thursday, November 23, the updated Fenelon Falls South Tributary Flood Plain Mapping Study is a pivotal milestone within...
Posted on Wednesday, November 22, 2023 08:31 AM
NOVEMBER 22, 2022 – Kawartha Conservation is excited to announce the kickoff of the 2024 Tree Seedling Sale. This annual event provides landowners throughout the Kawartha Conservation watershed with a practical and affordable opportunity to enhance their properties while supporting the local environment.
Featuring 20,000 seedlings, including both evergreen and deciduous trees, along with shrubs and other species, this year's sale offers a valuable opportunity for environmentally conscious land...
Posted on Tuesday, November 14, 2023 08:26 AM
November 14, 2023 – The festive season is upon us, and the most magical day of the year is returning to Ken Reid Conservation Area! On Saturday, December 2, 2023, join us for Christmas at Ken Reid, a beloved holiday tradition that promises a day of enchantment and joy for the whole family. The event is free for all, so mark your calendars and kick off the holiday season in the merriest way possible.
"Christmas at Ken Reid is all about creating joyful memories and spreading the holiday spirit,”...