NEWMARKET – Discover the beauty of the YorkRegionalForest at the York Region Fall Forest Festival.This event is open to the public and features a variety of fun and educational forest events.
WHEN:Saturday, September 20th
WHERE:YorkRegionalForest North Tract
17054 Highway #48, approx. ½ km south of Regional Road 31 (Davis Dr.)
Enjoy a horse drawn wagon ride while learning about sustainable forest management.
Pick up your hot off the press Everyday Guide to the YorkRegionalForest – this updated reprint of our popular forest users’ guidebook includes trail maps for all Forest Tracts, forest information and much more.
Introduce your children to the benefits of trees while testing your identification skills
Step back in time and witness horse logging the way pioneers did it
Learn about healthy hiking, hunter safety, wolf research, fur bearer management, and various forest wildlife and vegetation right in the Forest!
For more information on the YorkRegionalForest or the Fall Forest Festival, please contact the Regional Greening Coordinator at (905)895-1200 ext. 5274.
Contact:Michael Kemp, Corporate Communications, York Region
The Regional Municipality of York is committed to providing cost-effective, quality services that respond to the needs of our rapidly growing communities. York Region is comprised of the following nine area municipalities: Aurora, East Gwillimbury, Georgina, King, Markham, Newmarket, Richmond Hill, Vaughan and Whitchurch-Stouffville. For more information, visit our Web site at: www.region.york.on.ca
Contact: Patrick Casey, Senior Media Relations Specialist, York Region