Haliburton Highlands Field Naturalists

c/o 1026 Wintergreen Lane

Haliburton, ON, K0M 1S0



Members’ Photogallery

Snowdon Park

Junior Naturalists 2016




Haliburton Information

Haliburton Highlands Land Trust

Earth Day Gelert Road Clean-UP

Marg, Gus, Carolyn, Wally, Mac, Barry, Ray & Sheila (who took the picture). Don K. & Renate left before the picture. These volunteers cleaned up a section of Gelert Road near Snowdon Park for Earth Day.



Current Up-coming Activity

Cancelled Tuesday, June 21, 2016 at 7:00 p.m.

Haliburton Museum

Liv Frid, Biologist, Ministry of Natural Resources

Algonquin Seasons: Birds and Mammals

Saturday, July 16, 2016. Launch at 10:30 a.m.

Big Hawk Lake Landing (past the Marina at 1673 Big Hawk Lake Rd.)

Ray Laughlen (705 754-9479) & Barry Withers (705 489-4466)

Easy 2 hour paddle. Canoes will be arranged for all. Everyone must call either Barry or Ray beforehand. PFD necessary. Swimming opportunity.Bring personal food Coffee at Barry’s afterwards.

All welcome at all the programs. Free for members and only $5.00 for non-members.

Refreshments available by donation. Remember to lug-a-mug.




For the Birds by Susan Hay








HHFN contact person: Ray Laughlen

E-mail: info@hhfn.ca



Haliburton Highlands Field Naturalists visit the Haliburton Highlands Outdoors Association Fish Hatchery.


Since 1992 HHFN has been a not for profit organization dedicated to …..

·           Fostering community interest in and knowledge of nature and nature related subjects.

·           Promotion of community awareness and understanding of relationships in nature through educational activities.

·           Providing community forum and advocate for matters of environmental concern.

·           Membership is open to all individuals who subscribe to the above objectives. HHFN is one of 134 affiliate clubs that make up the Ontario Nature’s “Nature Network”. (Federation of Ontario Naturalists).

·           Implementation of a Junior Naturalists Program and the co-management of Snowdon Park and its wetland trail complex are two of the group's undertakings.

·           Outings & presentations are held throughout the year. Watch this site or the local newspapers for information. Members will be emailed. Non-members are welcome to attend.





"Naturalist … one devoted to or versed in the study of animal and plant life"