COVID-19 Update
Parking lots and trails are open. In-person events are now scheduled with limits on group sizes. Please continue to practice physical distancing while you're at Riverwood, and stay home if you are sick. Thank you for your cooperation in keeping our community safe and healthy.

Deep breaths
and fresh air.
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UPCOMING EVENTS

25 Jul 2021 @ 10:00

Meditation in Nature

Deep breaths and fresh air – a winning combination. Relax and rejuvenate with guided meditation outdoors on the Chappell House lawn. This session is part of a series of outdoor ...
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27 Jul 2021 @ 06:00

Yoga in Nature

Loosen your muscles and surround yourself in the beauty of nature at the same time! No matter your level of experience, our Yoga in Nature sessions will get you into ...
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27 Jul 2021 @ 07:00

Webinar – Red Fox: Surviving the Coyote

Red fox numbers in cities like Mississauga often decline when coyotes move in. Or at least they seem to. Red fox have the widest range of any carnivore. they can ...
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Explore the beauty of our volunteer-maintained gardens. See what's blooming at Riverwood

GIVING BACK BY GOING GREEN

Volunteering with The Riverwood Conservancy comes in many forms – gardening, wildlife monitoring, education, forestry, marketing, event planning, committee participation – but they all feed into one purpose: to create a community that lives in harmony with nature.

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720

Total Number of Volunteers who supported The Riverwood Conservancy throughout 2020

410

Wildflowers planted by our volunteers throughout 2020

4100

Total Volunteer Hours Contributed to our nature-based initiatives throughout 2020

NATURE-BASED EDUCATION

A CLASSROOM 420 MILLION YEARS IN THE MAKING

Students from kindergarten to grade eight take part in research and conservation activities outdoors and inside our field station, with a focus on wildlife, plant life, and geological features.

DEVELOPING FUTURE ENVIRONMENTAL LEADERS

Secondary students go outdoors to learn about local habitats, conduct field research, gain leadership skills, and form foundations for careers in science and environmental conservation.

GREENSPACE MEETS ACCESSIBILITY

A hands-on learning environment that's fully-accessible and innovatively designed for children, youth, and adults who live with physical, cognitive, and/or mental health challenges.

TRAILS & MAPS

Riverwood is one of the most ecologically diverse communities in the Credit Valley watershed, and home to a variety of wildlife and plant life. Explore woodlands, meadows, ravines, wetlands, and creeks with our network of trails.

Find your way around Riverwood
42

Species of resident and migratory birds you could spot at Riverwood

37

Acres of natural space to explore through a network of four trails

422

Different types of plant and animal species call Riverwood home

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