Snowshoe the trails of farming thru the hills and valleys of Waverley Brook Farm, a farm since the mid 1860’s, and in the Tyler family since 1912. On this four seasons working farm, you will discover the sights, sounds, smells of winter logging, the peacefulness of a sugar bush about to awaken in spring, and the pathways of cows and wildlife who wander this 270 acre property. Suitable for adults, teens, and children 10+. No dogs please.
DATE: Saturday, February 8
START TIME: 9:30 am
DURATION: 3 hours, 4 km
LOCATION: Waverley Brook Farm, 1632 Old Donald Road
AMENITIES: Parking, washrooms, shelter, water
LEADER: Jean and Godfrey Tyler
LEADERS BIO: Godfrey Tyler is the fourth generation to live on Waverley Brook Farm. His agricultural and forestry experience as well as his story telling of local folklore is legendary (in the family). He can speak knowledgeably about local forestry and agricultural practices. Jean Tyler has 24 years of bio‐dynamic community gardening experience and is a certified hike leader.
DIRECTIONS: From Haliburton follow Gelert Rd. (County Rd . 1) to Old Donald Rd.. The distance from Haliburton is approximately 4 km. From Minden take Hwy 35 to South Lake Rd. (County Rd 16). Turn east and follow South Lake Rd. to the “T” intersection at Gelert Rd. (County. Rd 1). Turn left and follow to Old Donald Rd.. The distance from Minden is approximately 24 km. GPS coordinates: N 45.0048, W 78.5440
- Winter Wonder at Waverly
Saturday, February 8, 2020
9:30 am - 12:30 pm