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Moonlight hike update…

We’re going to go ahead with tonight’s full moon hike as planned. Technically – the moon is full although we may not get much of a chance to see it. Check in with our FOEP volunteers at the Mood Road … Continue reading

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Thursday, January 9th

Stephen has reported that 2 inches of fresh snow fell at Ellenwood overnight and conditions for skiing throughout the park are good! Yesterdays’ reminders still apply… the park is (technically) still under construction, leaving a few uneven surfaces in the … Continue reading

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Wednesday, January 8th

Stephen has just finished grooming at Ellenwood and the entire park is groomed and track set for skiing! Use extra caution in the two camping loops due to a few bare patches and some uneven ground, but otherwise… GET OUT … Continue reading

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Happy New Year!

The Friends of Ellenwood Park wish each and every one of you a very happy, peaceful and healthful New Year. Take time to engage with Nature and enjoy all that she has to offer. You won’t be disappointed!

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Ever hiked by the light of a full moon?

The Friends of Ellenwood Park invite you to join us for a leisurely stroll by moonlight on Friday, January 10th.  It’s a great opportunity for photographers or for those who just appreciate our beautiful, starry night skies.  We will meet … Continue reading

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Join the fun, the weather’s perfect!

It’s great weather for our last Bonfire and Marshmallow Roast of the season. This afternoon, SATURDAY, DECEMBER 7th at Ellenwood! Join the Friends of Ellenwood Park from 2:00-4:00 at the fire pit down by the children’s playscape. The whole family … Continue reading

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The weather’s perfect for our 2nd Bonfire & Marshmallow Roast of the Season!

TODAY! SATURDAY, November 9th, 2-4 pm   Bring the whole family and join the Friends of Ellenwood Park for another Bonfire and Marshmallow Roast at the fire pit down by the children’s playground. Come and experience a classic Canadian tradition beside our … Continue reading

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Seniors’ Days at Ellenwood

Our first two Seniors’ Days at Ellenwood have been a BIG hit! There are only two more dates left so call HOPE Dial-a-Ride at 902-742-6579 to reserve your place now for Wednesday, October 2nd. And don’t let the weather stop … Continue reading

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Seniors’ Days at Ellenwood

Hey seniors!  When was the last time you enjoyed an old-fashioned picnic outdoors?  Join us for a beautiful afternoon this fall at Ellenwood Lake Park. Your afternoon will include a delicious catered lunch and transportation to and from Ellenwood where you’ll … Continue reading

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Thank you!

A BIG thanks goes out to everyone who came out to the Friends of Ellenwood garage sale in Sandford yesterday. Well… maybe not the black flies. We could have done without them, but we could never have raised $763 without … Continue reading

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