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The Ganaraska Forest Centre – 40 years of Outdoor Education

Research shows that children learn best when they participate in real-life, hands-on activities. The formal name for those experiences is Experiential Education and the Ganaraska Forest Centre is extremely proud to be entering its 40th year of engaging children in this type of learning. Experiential learning fosters student engagement by creating relevant experiences that spark…

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Ganaraska Forest Logging Update

There are about 3 weeks left of logging in the forest; specifically in compartment 148. Please take caution when you are in the area of machinery. Recreate safely in the Ganaraska Forest!

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Family Cross-Country Ski & Snowshoe Day Rescheduled

Due to poor ski conditions, the Ganaraska Region Conservation Authority’s Family Cross-Country Ski & Snowshoe Day has been postponed to February 3rd 2018. There are still spots available in each session – call today to register! Where – Ganaraska Forest Centre Times – 9:30am session & 1:00pm session The Ganaraska Forest is beautiful year-round, but especially…

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March Break Madness with the GRCA

The Ganaraska Region Conservation Authority (GRCA) is proud to announce that the Conservation Authority will be running a March Break camp – Nature Nuts March Break Madness Camp! The camp is designed, planned and delivered by OCT-qualified teachers. Each day has a dedicated theme where campers will be immersed in a variety of hands-on activities,…

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Call for Volunteers

The Ganaraska Region Conservation Authority is looking for volunteers who can help out with clearing single track trails as well as other trails. Forest members who are dirt bike or ATV riders (for trails in the West and East Forest areas) or mountain bike riders (for the Central Forest) would be well suited to this task. We…

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In the News- Useful Resources

Discover Northumberland County “Bikepacking” Horsin’ Around with Chex Daily The Ganarska Forest: From Trees to Dust to Trees Riding the Dirt Trails of Ganaraska Tales from the Greenbelt – It Takes All Kinds – A Daytrip into the Ganny The Ganaraska Forest Centre is ‘A Charming Wedding Ceremony Location in Rural Ontario’ A Family Walk in the…

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