Greater Sudbury, Canada
Welcome to the Minnow Lake community in Greater Sudbury, Ontario, Canada. Visit us in any season. Click buttons in the sidebar or click here to go to page with links to more initiatives or click link here for brief minnow lake history public presentation and here for our latest newsletter on watershed concerns and other topics.
Kids and adults on annual Thanksgiving walk in the Oak Forest Lookout Park in Minnow Lake - each year on Thanksgiving day weather permitting from Minnow Lake Place - 2.00 p.m. for the approx. one hour hike. New: Due to the pandemic there will be no guided Oak Forest Hike this year (2020) however you are invited to "do" the hike yourself which has been popular for many years and also to visit Blueberry Hill - a video of both hikes taken a number of years ago can be viewed below and also trail maps are at both locations. Other hike videos are shown further down this page.
Another hike up Blueberry Hill (behind Carmichael Arena takes place the first Monday of the Blueberry Festival the third week of July each year. For other activities and meeting news etc. click here.
Opening of the first on-street bike lanes in Sudbury in 2005 with city Councillors Gasparini and Reynolds. This route on Howey, Bellevue and Bancroft has proven to be very popular and has had the added benefit of providing a degree of traffic calming in the area. We are pleased to see in recent years that similar routes have been created throughout the city. For more information go to special section of website by clicking here.
Check out these videos showing both Blueberry Hill and the Oak Forest walking trails and history
The Minnow Lake area has been developed over many years - some of the early work and proposals for the future are featured in the video below:
For ecological information click here
or call 705-507-6037 (cell)
Check our "YouTube" site www.youtube.com/minnowlakecan
Websites of other lake stewardship groups