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Pumpkin Party, Baysville

LBHF is partnering with the Lake of Bays Brewing Company for their Pumpkin Party on Saturday, September 24th

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LBHF Nature Walks at Marsh’s Falls 2016

LBHF Guided Nature Walks for 2016 will be held on Sunday, July 10th, Saturday, July 23rd, Tuesday, August 9th and Sunday, August 21st. The silent boat rally will be held on Saturday, July 30th.

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Nature Walk on Sunday August 9

Laura Gilmour, Ecologist, will lead the group on a walk highlighting the special habitat areas on the Marsh's Falls property protected by the Lake of Bays Heritage Foundation.

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Friends of LBHF Meeting

On Saturday, May 23rd, LBHF is holding a meeting at Marsh's Falls for Friends of the LBHF.

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Mini Antique Road Show

The Manse Gallery in Baysville is hosting a Mini Antique Road Show on August 9th to benefit the lake of Bays Heritage Foundation.

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Westermain Woods Hike

Please join us for a hike on Sunday, August 24th in the Westermain Woods, near Dreamhaven Lake on South Portage Road.

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Annual General Meeting

Please attend our annual general meeting on Saturday, August 16 at Norway Point Church. 

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Our Results
  • Acquired over 50 per cent of the Lower Oxtongue River for permanent protection, including 6.5 km of shoreline.
  • Preserved one mile of natural shoreline and 47-acres of forest at Port Cunnington.
  • Partnered with the Ontario Heritage Trust to be the steward of the 100-acre Pyke property near Brown's Brae.
  • Recognized more than 30 building owners with plaques for heritage property protection.
  • Encouraged the Township to create a Heritage Committee of Council to encourage protection.
  • Rescued the Bigwin ferry from a sunken mooring in 1991 and conducted feasibility studies to transfer to the current Navigation Society for restoration.
  • Established the Harriet T. Weaver Memorial Trust which funds two bursaries each year to assist one student from each of Bracebridge and Huntsville high schools to help pay for their first year of university or college.
Silent Boat Rally
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2017 Annual General Meeting
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Nature Walk at Marsh's Falls
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Contact Us

Lake of Bays Heritage Foundation
P.O. Box 81
Baysville, Ontario
P0B 1A0