Nature Day Camp

Thanks for all the interest in our Nature camp, it is now full.

Friends of Redtail Society (FRS) is pleased to offer an outdoor two day Nature Day-Camp on August 9th and 10th 2018 for ages 8 to 12 years.

The Program will run each day from 9:30 to 4:30. Drop of no later than 9:25- Thanks

The program led by Billy MacDonald, Joella Arsenault and Kate McDonald and will include nature awareness activities as well as a hike on Craig’s Way.

Drop-off and pick-up is on FRS lands off MacBeth Road, before the bridge (coming from Elmfield).

Day-campers are asked to bring a lunch and snacks, water bottle, sunscreen, suitable footwear (no open-toed shoes) and attire for the weather conditions – camp will not be cancelled due to rain. No cell phones please.

Cost for the camp is $60

To register please send the following to

1) Camper’s name and age
2) Any allergies and or health issues that we should know about
3) Parents phone number
4) Registration fee by e-transfer ( or please confirm how you will be paying.

Billy MacDonald is an FRS board member and founder of Redtail Nature Awareness Camp, which for 25 years played an important role in introducing both children and adults to the value of biodiversity in the natural world. Joella Arsenault, also an FRS board member, is a nature photographer and former attendee of Redtail Nature Awareness Camp. For the past decade she has helped MacDonald with various programs and currently works with school age children. Kate McDonald also a former attendee of Billy’s camp holds a Masters in Environment, Culture and Society and is currently working on energy management. She is a FRS board member and has supported Billy in the past with his work at the Camp.

For further information please call Billy MacDonald at 902.485.4688