References to news stories, blog entries, and website updates relevant to experiencing and appreciating the natural environment, especially (but not limitted to) the Algonquin Highlands and the adjacent Ottawa Valley.
Compass Skills from WinterCampers.com
The main functions of using a compass are ...
Getting started in Winter Camping from Parks Blogger Ontario
Winter Camping is fun and exciting but not something to be undertaken lightly. The combination of cold, wind and snow can make your camping trip unpleasant to say the least. But if you have some camping experience, especially shoulder season camping, then you can make the transition to being a four season tripper with ease.
The last unmapped places on Earth from bbc.com
Have we mapped the whole planet? As Rachel Nuwer discovers, there are mysterious, poorly charted places everywhere, but not for the reasons you might think.
Outdoor retailer Cabela's to land in Kanata from Ottawa Citizen
Fishing, hunting and camping specialist Cabela's is the latest retailer to announce plans to open in the burgeoning retail zone along Highway 417 across from the Canadian Tire Centre.
Notice of Annual General Meeting from Friends of the Petawawa Research Forest
NOTICE OF ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING Tuesday, November 18, 2014, 6:30 p.m. Deep River Public Library 55 Ridge Road, Deep River ON Guest Speaker: Fred Pinto, Chair, Forests without Borders Creating forestry projects to assist communities in third world countries www.fwb-fsf.org