Adult & Family Nature Tours

Current Scheduled Tours

Saturday August 6th, 10 am – Owen Clarkin: Trees and Shrubs of Petrie Island

Sunday August 14th at 10:30am – Gordon Robertson and Jacob Mueller: Flora and Fauna of Petrie Island

Saturday August 20th at 1pm – Andre Miller: Where the Past Meets the Present – Local and Regional Archeology

Registration is required – limited spots for all tours.

If you are interested in a tour, please register in advance as we need a minimum of 12 people registered to hold the tour.  Your help is appreciated!

Tour Price:

Member prices: $7 (individual) $15 (family)

– Non-member prices: $10 (individual) $20 (family)

Payment in advance can be made at the Nature Centre to reserve your spot.

You may also register by contacting  Christine Balderson at or 613-402-9227

You may also drop by the day of the tour, although spots are not guarantee.

All tours will go on light rain or shine – please dress appropriately for the weather and wear closed toe shoes. Bring a water bottle, sunscreen and bug spray as needed.

Last minute up dates will be available on our Twitter and Facebook sites.

Meet in front of the Nature Interpretation Centre on Petrie Island. Please come 15 min early so that we can sign everyone in before the tour starts.