snowshoers on a trail

Friends of Mac Johnson Wildlife Area Family Day Activities

With poor prospects for decent snow conditions for our Winter Fun Day planned for Saturday January 28, the Friends have cancelled this event. Mac J...
dedication of memorial bench

Dedication of the Memorial Bench at the Friends Vista View

In late October the Friends hosted the dedication of a memorial bench for four long term and active Friends volunteers who passed away in our 25th ...
tree nursery at mac johnson wildlife area

Many Hands Helped Close up the Friends Tree Nursery for the Winter

Our many Friends volunteers made closing up the Tree Nursery at Mac Johnson Wildlife Area for winter enjoyable work. Our trees are well protected f...
mush larose dog sled teams at mac johnson fall festival

Fun at the Mac Johnson Fall Festival

At the first post- COVID Fall Festival at Mac Johnson, the Friends brought back varied activities for the whole family.  The "Kids Zone" was popula...
Friends of Mac Johnson Wildlife Area Fall Festival

Friends of Mac Johnson Wildlife Area Fall Festival

One of our most popular seasonal events is back, the Friends of Mac Johnson Wildlife Area Annual Fall Festival at the Mac Johnson Wildlife Area in ...
Friends of Mac Johnson Tree Nursery

Friends of Mac Johnson Fall Tree Sale

Join the Friends of Mac Johnson Wildlife Area at their Fall Tree Sale Location: The Friends' Tree Nursery 4673 Debruge Road (at Tin Cap) - 0.5 km ...
Tree nursery

Fall Events at Mac Johnson Wildlife Area

The Friends of Mac Johnson Wildlife Area are excited to again host a number of events this fall and hope you will join us.  Mark your calendar for ...
FAB summer camp participants at the Friends of Mac Johnson Tree Nursery

July Update

Every Wednesday morning in July, young students join us in the nursery as part of the Frontenac Arch Biosphere summer camp program. The children ha...
child pushing a wheel barrow

Friends of Mac Johnson - Tree Sale Days Off to Great Start

What a great turnout on Saturday! Everybody totally enjoyed the sunshine and camaraderie and sales were brisk! The photo of the little cutie was a ...
Friends members potting trees

Friends of Mac Johnson April Update

As seen in the pictures, the Friends volunteers are hard at it as the nursery comes to life. At this time of year, the Friends de-winterize the nur...
tree nursery at mac johnson wildlife area

Friends of Mac Johnson Tree Sales start Mother's Day Weekend

Join the Friends of Mac Johnson Wildlife Area at their Tree Nursery for a Mother's Day Tree Sale with sales taking place after that weekend each Sa...
snow covered trail at mac johnson wildlife area

Welcome to January

It is January 2022. Finally the ground has frozen, the snow has fallen and the miles of trails at the Mac Johnson Wildlife Area are a treat to be o...