Wildlife on our Lake Seminar

Tomlinson Cottage, Big Hawk Lake

Once again, the Tomlinson family will host an informative seminar about "Wildlife on our Lake". This year the focus is on the loons and the shoreline. ‘Let's learn more about Loons' ~ Ruby Tomlinson, Zoology Student, Royal Holloway University, UK ‘Shoreline - good and bad news' ~ Olivia Tomlinson, Zoologist, Royal Holloway University, UK Space… Read More »Wildlife on our Lake Seminar


Astronomy Night

1097 Lil's Lane, Big Hawk Lake

Come for fellowship and learn about the stars in the sky above our lakes at the second annual "Astronomy Night" happening on Thursday, August 1st on Big Hawk Lake.  (rain date Friday August 2nd) Presenter Julia Smith will share her love for and fascination with the summer stars and planets. This is a free, family friendly… Read More »Astronomy Night


Kids, Float the River – in style!

Bridge over Kennisis River, near Braeloch Road

Back for 2024, this fun competition is for kids under 18 years of age (but adults are needed too). Kids, decorate your tube/inflatable raft/floatie and/or dress yourselves up in a crazy costume. Put in at the bridge on Little Hawk Lake Road near Braeloch Road between 1-1:30pm on August 7th, 2024. Each group or pair… Read More »Kids, Float the River – in style!

Floating Markets


Featuring local artists and artisans, our Floating Markets return this year. The Floating Markets will be at two locations on Little Hawk & Big Hawk Lakes - Little Hawk Landing (2029 Little Hawk Lake Road) and at Big Hawk Marina (1673 Big Hawk Lake Road), plus a third location at Elvin Johnson Park on Halls… Read More »Floating Markets


Kids Bondar Photo Challenge

Log Chute Park 1584 Big Hawk Lake Road

This the third annual "Kids Photo Challenge" organized with the Roberta Bondar Foundation once again! Kids are invited to attend this weekday event with a parent, grandparent or other adult.  Bring your own picnic lunch and enjoy the day learning what makes a good photograph and exploring the environment around the Hawk Lake Log Chute.… Read More »Kids Bondar Photo Challenge


11th Annual “Nine & Dine” Golf Day

Blairhampton Golf Club Duck Lake Road, Minden

This popular golf scramble is open to golfers of all skill levels. It's a great way to meet neighbours on the lake and is always a good value. The fee for this event covers 9 holes of golf and dinner. Stay tuned for some new aspects to this event this year! Space is limited to… Read More »11th Annual “Nine & Dine” Golf Day


Paint Along “River Views”

Kennisis River (private property) 1671 Braeloch Road

Join Mary Intven Wallace for the return of our popular "paint along" event. Mary will guide you through composition, colour, and technique as you capture the essence of the beautiful Kennisis River. Our painting location this year is on private property along the River.  Park along the road near 1671 Braeloch Road.  All painting supplies… Read More »Paint Along “River Views”

$70 – $80

Fabulous Fall Hike – fantastic forests

Big Hawk Lake Road Log Chute parking Big Hawk Lake Road

On Saturday October 5th, Heather Reid is leading a hike with the gathering point at the parking lot by the Log Chute on Big Hawk Lake Road. Heather will lead our fall hike through the wonderful and unique regional forested area. This hike will start at 10 am, and will be an approximate 2 hour… Read More »Fabulous Fall Hike – fantastic forests