Sustainable Farm Tour

In PersonIn person experience hosted by Helen-Anne Embry
North Bay, ON
Language : English
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What We'll Do

Take a fun and relaxing tour of our natural vegetable farm! Explore our geodesic dome greenhouse that uses environmentally friendly technology and see a solar oven in action. Stroll through a the garden beds, Indigenous medicine garden and learn about our property which is a Certified Wildlife Friendly Habitat by the Canadian Wildlife Federation. Your personal guide will also take you on a thirty minute walk through our forest and point out unique trees and plants of interest. This is a very fun and unique farm tour for all ages that you won't want to miss!

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Location : North Bay, ON
Mattawa Eco Farms and Learning Centre is situated on a 7 acre property nestled close to the Laurentian Mountains. We are conveniently located on Highway 17 East (the Trans-Canada Highway) just 5 minutes from downtown Mattawa. We are close to North Bay(45 minutes) with Ottawa (3 Hours) and Toronto (4 Hours) just a pleasant drive away.

What to Bring
Weather appropriate gear (coat/sweater), comfortable shoes suitable for walking/hiking, water, sunblock, bug spray, hat and sunglasses. As this activity is outdoors masks are not required, if you choose to wear one please bring your own mask and hand sanitizer as these items are not provided. The gardens are grass surface that could handle strollers/wheelchairs/walkers designed for this type of terrain, the forest trail is not suitable for strollers so you may wish to bring a child carrier if participating in this activity. NO alcohol, smoking or recreational drugs are permitted on property. NO Pets allowed due the abundance of wildlife and children on the premises.

Other Details
Maximum number of guests
There is a two-person minimum and a ten-person maximum. Each tour is exclusive to you and your family or group. An adult must accompany minors (under 18) at all times.