Haliburton Highlands Field Naturalists

c/o 1026 Wintergreen Lane

Haliburton, ON, K0M 1S0



Members’ Photogallery

Snowdon Park

Junior Naturalists 2016




Haliburton Information

Haliburton Highlands Land Trust

Mushroom Walk Snowdon Park with Pat Burchell September 17, 2016

Click on this link for the report and click on this link to go to the Photogallery to see Bill Bunn’s close-up photos of the mushrooms.



Current Up-coming Activity

Wednesday, October 5, 2016 at 10:00 a.m.

Frost Centre

Wally Ozog

A fall hike at the Frost Centre. Meet in the Frost Centre parking lot before 10 a.m.  For further information, call Wally at 705 489-4414.


Tuesday, October 11, 2016 at 7:00 p.m.

Haliburton Museum

Brent Patterson, Phd Research Biologist at Trent University and with the M.N.R.

Moose Population Dynamics in Central Ontario.

Wednesday, October 19, 2016 at 10:00 a.m. until noon

Abbey Gardens

1012 Garden Gate Drive

Heather Read

Hike the trails at Abbey Gardens.


All welcome at all the programs. Free for members and only $5.00 for non-members.

Refreshments available by donation. Remember to lug-a-mug.




For the Birds by Susan Hay

Field Naturalists on Canoe Trip

July 2016 Little Hawk Lake


HHFN contact person: Ray Laughlen

E-mail: info@hhfn.ca



Haliburton Highlands Field Naturalists visit the Haliburton Highlands Outdoors Association Fish Hatchery.


Since 1992 HHFN has been a not for profit organization dedicated to …..

·           Fostering community interest in and knowledge of nature and nature related subjects.

·           Promotion of community awareness and understanding of relationships in nature through educational activities.

·           Providing community forum and advocate for matters of environmental concern.

·           Membership is open to all individuals who subscribe to the above objectives. HHFN is one of 134 affiliate clubs that make up the Ontario Nature’s “Nature Network”. (Federation of Ontario Naturalists).

·           Implementation of a Junior Naturalists Program and the co-management of Snowdon Park and its wetland trail complex are two of the group's undertakings.

·           Outings & presentations are held throughout the year. Watch this site or the local newspapers for information. Members will be emailed. Non-members are welcome to attend.





"Naturalist … one devoted to or versed in the study of animal and plant life"