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SNOW DAY!!! Saturday, December 8th

The ski cabin will be open at noon today – for a few hours at least – for those of you who’d like to try out that powdery white stuff that fell overnight.  It might be a bit light for … Continue reading

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Winter Solstice Bonfire & Hike

On Friday, December 21st, from 7-9 pm, we will be hosting a combination bonfire and hike under the full moon in celebration of the Winter Solstice. Jupiter, Mercury and Venus will be close together in the night sky and we … Continue reading

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Another full moon hike!

Never tried a night hike before?  Well now’s the perfect opportunity! Tonight, November 23rd there will be a full moon shining down on Ellenwood Park.   The Friends of Ellenwood Park will meet everyone at the Mood Road gate at … Continue reading

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Wednesday, October 24th update…

TONIGHT’S FULL MOON HIKE… will go ahead as planned for all of you optimists out there. We might not see as much of the moon as we’d like, but we’ll hope for the best! See you at 7:00!

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Hike Under the Full Moon…

On Wednesday, October 24th there will be a full moon shining down on Ellenwood Park – just the perfect time for a fall hike!  The Friends of Ellenwood Park will meet everyone at the Mood Road gate at 7:00 pm … Continue reading

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Last Marshmallow Roast of the Season!

SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 10th, 2018 from 2-4 pm The Friends of Ellenwood Park final CAMPFIRE and MARSHMALLOW ROAST of the season. …due to high winds and rain.  But don’t worry!  We have plans for the Winter Solstice on December 21st.  A … Continue reading

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Second campfire and marshmallow roast!

SATURDAY, OCT. 6th, 2018 from 2-4 pm Join the Friends of Ellenwood Park for our second CAMPFIRE and MARSHMALLOW ROAST of the season. Come and experience a classic Canadian outdoor tradition beside our beautiful lake!  It’s a wonderful way to … Continue reading

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Coming soon to a sky near you…

There’s a full moon on the rise at the end of April! Although the Friends of Ellenwood will not be hosting a night hike into the Park on the 29th, we encourage all you enthusiasts to come out and enjoy … Continue reading

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Happy Easter!

The Friends of Ellenwood Park would like to take this opportunity to wish all of you who are celebrating Easter this weekend a very happy time together with your family. All our friends are invited to join us for a … Continue reading

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Saturday, March 24th update…

There’s still a possibility of reasonable skiing as long as you stick to the two campground loops. Otherwise, it’s soft and slushy and rapidly deteriorating.  Bare patches abound, so be extra cautious if you’re going downhill! Expect icy patches, exposed … Continue reading

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