Sunday, March 25, 2012

Ontario Trails - Courses, Education, Hiking, Building

Help open Ontario's roads to side by sides and 2up atvs - Can-Am ..
basicly, here in ontario, single seat atvs are allowed on some roads if municipalitys allow them but side by sides and 2up (max chassis machines) are.www.can-amforum.com/.../33994-help-open-ontarios-roads-si...

ATV Trouble for District 2 Club(s)? - Ontario ConditionsAnyone familiar w/ this place? Hi all, if anyone is getting itchy to ride, our area offers some good trails (part of the ofsc system), as well as l...ontarioconditions.com/forums/index.php?/topic/9980-atv...

Ontario snowmobilers still on track for Newfoundland trip
Western Star
The beneficiary of their fundraising trips is the Landsdown Children's Centre in Brantford, Ontario. Last year they rode across the prairies took recent trips to Quebec. In the 12 years since they've been doing this event they have raised over $1 ...
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When the lady's slipper meets the hiking boot
Ottawa Citizen
He found the same pattern in Stony Swamp, the Marlborough Forest, Sandbanks Provincial Park, Ontario's Bruce Peninsula, and parks in Alberta and the Northwest Territories. Horse trails also help the tough little flowers to grow.
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SaturdayReads: Halifax greenbelt, new soccer centre solves stadium problems ...Open File (blog)
Ontario is beginning to figure that out the hard way. A similar idea Ontario imposed in 2005 is failing to stop urban sprawl, This Magazine reports: “[I]n 2005, the provincial government created the 1.8-million-acre greenbelt, which wraps itself around ...See all stories on this topic »


The Conservation Economy – On the Move in Northern Ontario Too ...Last week I had the good fortune to travel, together with three Ecotrust Canada colleagues, to participate in/co-facilitate a gathering of Chiefs, Mayors, elders, ...
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The War of 1812: Our war
Hamilton Spectator
The first Brock monument was dynamited in 1840 by terrorists, according to a Niagara Parks heritage website. The second, built in 1852, stood even taller than the first. No, in 1812, Canada did not formally exist back then, that was still 55 years away ...See all stories on this topic »


Nature in region jumps to 8.5 per cent, reports Essex Region Conservation ...Amherstburg Echo
The Essex region has amongst the lowest natural areas coverage in Ontario, ERCA stated in a press release. In 2002, ERCA last calculated natural areas coverage across the Essex Region. Forest, marsh, prairie and wetland habitats were all included in ...See all stories on this topic »


Great People - Great Trails - June 17-20, 2012

Trails Tourism a Cohesive RTO Approach working with leading trails and tourism experts this panel explores the variation in trail tourism products across Ontario. It also introduces trail products, assessments, valuations and development from the national support, provincial Ministry support and RTO resourcing levels. All 13 RTO’s are different. Not all regions provide similar products or services.  Come bring your regional approach – this session provides a broad overview that will enable the encapsulation of an “Ontario Trails Tourism” picture.

Trails Training Day - Our 14-point program is moving along, and while we are still determining whether this is an on-the-ground trail building, or an in classroom educational session(s) one thing is for sure – staff who require practical hands on building or functional useable skill development they can use on your trails will want to attend. We’ll let you know as soon as the decision is made!

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