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What's going on @ Ferris?

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Things to do nearby Ferris

There's always something going on at Ferris Provincial Park for nature lovers and families. Each and every season the Friends of Ferris and the support of the community bring various activities and events to the park.

Weekly walking group May thru December - rain or shine!
Meet in the park, have a Ferris Guide escort you on our
weekly walks in May. CURRENTLY CANCELLED
More info>>

We are now accessible - rent our DeBug All-Terrain Wheelchair
and travel the trails!
More info>>

Friends of Ferris photo gallery - click here!

We are requesting submissions, from residents and visitors alike, describing stories or special events that have taken place in our Park.
L earn more about this ambitious project here

Hiking, leisurely walking trails and biking trails are just a few of the activities that keep our campers returning year after year.
View the Ferris trail map.


   Terrence Dickinson


Events & Activities 2021

All events are dependent on Covid rules and regulations and are now cancelled for 2021. Check here or our Facebook page for updates.

Pack up a picnic, bring your BBQ!
Our events and trails will have you loving Ferris Provincial Park!

Contact Barb 705.632.0894 for Friends of Ferris info.

Contact Ontario Parks-Ferris for reservations at 705.653.3575.

Walking group cancelled
May to December weekly walks. More info>>

Coming to Ferris? Download our trailmap.

May 15 or 16th CANCELLED
Nature walk with David Bree

Nothing says spring like forest wildflowers. While focus will be on wildflowers, birds, trees and even history could be discussed while on this relaxing stroll while you experience the sights and sounds of Ferris Park. This is a registered event, limited numbers.
Contact Barb to register 705.632.0894 or email us at

July 24th at 1 pm CANCELLED
Turtle Day
Learn about turtles and their environments! Meet some of Ontario Turtle Conservation Centre's turtles while participating in fun family activities and discover how we can protect turtles!
Regular park day use fees apply. Donations appreciated.
Information available from Barb 705-632-0894 or

June 19th at 1 pm CANCELLED
All about Black Bears Teddy Bear Picnic
Join Friends for a Teddy Bear picnic while learning all about black bears. Derek Potter, MNRF research biologist, will join us, giving a presentation on black bears and Friends will provide a craft and activities. Bring your own lunch, picnic blanket and your favourite teddy bear. Please contact Barb Hogan 705-632-0894 or

August 21st at 1 pm CANCELLED
Jacob Rodenburg

Jacob is the award winning educator, and co-author of The Big Book of Nature Activities. Jacob has received numerous awards, recently the recepiant of the Otonabee Region Conservation Award for his work in environmental education.

Please note this is a registered event. For more information and to register, please contact Barb 705-632-0894 or

Friends of Ferris AGM
To be announced
For more info - please contact Barb 705.632.0894
Everyone welcome

Email us for more information
or download the Friends 2021 information/membership brochure.

Dry Stone Wall - our last workshop was in 2018. To view the progress of the stone wall workshops, visit here. We will not be holding a workshop in 2020.

Other events in the Park

*The Ranney Gorge Run>>

Want to help out?
Become a Friend of Ferris!

 us for more information or download the Friends information and membership brochure.

Avid birder?
Ferris Park is an excellent place to view birds feeding, and nesting. Graham Wilson has an excellent list of birds in the area. Read and enjoy his extensive list of birds found in our area and other information here>>
Graham has also created a page devoted to the flora and fauna found in and around Ferris.
The Friends of Ferris would like to thank Graham for allowing us to link to his information.


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