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Sault Naturalists: Are you a Member? Join us and Snowshoe Northland Creek

Sault Naturalist outings usually occur on Saturdays each weekend, but Sunday and weekday outings occur on occasion. Outings have a wide variety of destinations and focuses, including birding, wildlife tracking, botany, hiking/snowshoeing, and more. These outings take place on both the Ontario and Michigan sides of the Sault Ste. Marie area.

Please Note:
During the current Covid-19 pandemic, outings may need to be cancelled or postponed please visit https://saultnaturalists.org/outings-schedule for all important scheduling updates

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Snowshoe Northland Creek with Ruth/Marko
Saturday, February 13, 2021

Join Ruth & Marko starting from their house on the Searchmont Hwy, snowshoeing to Northland Creek, above the falls, then on to Northland Station House.

Round trip loop is about 6-8 km. On the return loop on a clear day we will have a nice view of Robertson Cliffs and Northland Lake. The terrain is quite hilly, so there are steep inclines. Watch for moose and wolf scat, lots of signs of fox, rabbit, squirrel, and occasionally signs of pine martens, weasels and coyotes. For birds, we most often have ruffed grouse, woodpeckers, chickadees, nuthatches, finches, redpolls and grosbeaks during the winter.

Parking is limited to 10 vehicles. Bring lunch, beverage and a mask.

PLEASE NOTE: You MUST contact the outing leader to confirm time of event and let them know you will be attending. RSVP: Ruth or Marko for the details 705-541-8490 [email protected]

During the current Covid-19 pandemic, outings are limited to MEMBERS ONLY. In addition, we have also limited the number of participants to a maximum of 25 as per the current provincial mandate.
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Become a New Member šŸ™‚

By becoming a Sault Naturalists member, you can attend our weekly outings, attend our monthly programs, and support our projects and environmental acitivism. Memberships renew on January 1st each year.

Individual – $25
Family – $30
Student – $10
Life – $250

You can download theĀ online form, fill it out, then sendĀ back as an email attachment and pay via etransfer. Or, print out a form and mail it in with a cheque.

Date

Feb 13 2021

Time

All Day
Sault Naturalists

Organizer

Sault Naturalists
Phone
705-297-0677
Email
[email protected]
Website
https://saultnaturalists.org
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