Event location
Trailhead off County Rd 507, Ontario

Catchacoma Forest Summer Nature Hike

Join the Wilderness Committee and Catchacoma Forest Stewardship Committee for a guided hike in the old-growth forest north of Catchacoma Lake in Peterborough County.

Learn about past and ongoing research into the ecology of this special public forest and get updated on efforts to get it protected!
Interact with big trees and find out about the wildlife that call this forest home!

Discover the trails and wetlands of Catchacoma Forest with naturalist guides Katie Krelove and Nicole Woolley and fun nature activities.
Space limited!

RSVP to katie@wildernesscommittee.org or fill in the form below.

Location: The meeting place is the parking lot trailhead off County Rd 507, 2km north of Catchacoma Marina. RSVP for map!

Accessibility: While we strive to make this a family-friendly event, unfortunately, the trails are not stroller or wheelchair accessible. The hike will be approx. 3.5 km in total. Ages 6+ recommended

There are no washrooms on site.

We respectfully and gratefully acknowledge that the Catchacoma Forest is located on Treaty 20 Michi Saagiig territory and in the traditional territory of the Michi Saagiig and Chippewa Nations, collectively known as the Williams Treaties First Nations, which include: Curve Lake, Hiawatha, Alderville, Scugog Island, Rama, Beausoleil, and Georgina Island First Nations.