A Country Visitor – it’s Turtle time of year

This is the time of year when turtles come onto land specifically to lay their eggs and we recently received a photo of a...

Bruce County offers $100,000 grants to support tourism businesses

On May 12th, Bruce County Council endorsed a $1.75 million investment in grants and loans to support local businesses over the next two years....

Sauble Beach feels the impact of COVID-19

Like many smaller communities, Sauble Beach is feeling the impact of COVID-19. The streets are quiet and the businesses are shuttered.  While, for many, May...

Field Naturalists have a busy March planned

The Owen Sound Field Naturalists (OSFN) have several activities lined up for March that include family-friendly events. Tomorrow, Thursday March 12th, the will be hosting...

Out ‘n’ About: The beauty of Nature in Winter

My wife, Barb and I lucked out this past Monday afternoon while driving along County Road 40 where we saw two different Snowy Owls. They...

A perfect Fall day to be in a pumpkin patch

A perfect Fall day in the Hi-Berry pumpkin patch .... as dashing and debonari Haven André Essiembre discovered              

Mother Nature’s beauty

Yesterday, we were away but thanks to our game camera we were able to capture a special picture. Sometimes it just pays to stay...

Question to our readers

A reader sent us a photo and asked if anyone  "... knows what this animal is that was caught on our home camera?" He thinks...

Sunsets over Lake Huron

Sunsets over Lake Huron the past few days have been particularly incredible.   The colours (untouched) range from flaming red to orange and gold.    

Local photographer takes a kayak tour among Lake Huron icebergs

Icebergs remain in Lake Huron but that didn't deter avid kayaker, comedian, motivational teacher and photographer, Jen O'Reilly from venturing out off the shore...