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wellness class

Guided forest hike in the old-growth

Guided forest hike in the old-growth

Duration:3 hours total
Includes:Food and Drinks
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

Walks are led by Ghazal and Valentine, co-founders of Freija, a one-of-a-kind Canadian adventure company specializing in hosting personalized retreats and unique experiences with emphasis on science education and nature conservation. Ghazal is an avid traveller, conservationist, educator and photographer. Valentine is a practicing designer, naturalist, beekeeper and photographer.
Valentine
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Valentine

What we’ll do

Strap on your hiking boots and explore a remarkable, mature maple, beech and cedar forest that is a rare example of pre-settlement woodlands in southern Ontario. Many of the trees are 250 to 300 years old, tower over 30 meters high, and clearly show the vertical stratification characteristic of a true, old-growth forest. As we learn the history and principles of forest bathing practice, our…

What else you should know

Events are weather-dependent. 0.5 hour away from Owen Sound. 2 hours away from Toronto. 1 hour away from Blue Mountain. Easy and picturesque drive from Toronto.

What I’ll provide

Snacks and Other
Seasonal Organic Meal. Energy bars, nuts, fruit Local ingredients, vegetarian options always available, please inform us of any allergies.
Drinks
Hot tea, coffee, juice

What to bring

Season-appropriate clothing (layers)
Waterproof shoes
Change of socks
Water bottle

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Where you'll be

Freija is a private 100-acre bird, wildlife and stargazing sanctuary in Grey County, Ontario, Canada adjacent to Kinghurst Forest. Freija features some of the most breathtaking old-growth hardwood forest in Ontario and is abundant in Canadian wildlife including deer, porcupine, foxes, blue jays, cardinals, chipmunks, hummingbirds, heron and others. The upland forest is dominated by sugar maple, with patches of beech, cedar and hemlock throughout.

Upcoming availability

If you don’t see availability for the time you are looking for, you can .
Sat, 24th Aug    From 10:00 to 13:00.
$59 per person
6 of 6 spots left

Keep these in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 6 guests ages 18 and up can attend.

Government ID

You’ll need to take a picture of yourself that matches the photo on your ID. This is so Airbnb can confirm who’s actually going on the experience. You’ll only have to do this once.

More tips

Events are weather-dependent. 0.5 hour away from Owen Sound. 2 hours away from Toronto. 1 hour away from Blue Mountain. Easy and picturesque drive from Toronto.
Valentine
wellness class
Guided forest hike in the old-growth
2 reviews
From $59/person
2 reviews
From $59/person