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  • Outdoor Photography 101
    January 6, 2023

    Outdoor Photography 101

    The winter makes for a great time to Go Out and Play. The outdoors are quiet and the snow makes for some picturesque landscapes. Below I’ve listed my top 5 tips that I’ve learned for winter outdoor photography over the...

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  • Layering Like A Pro
    January 4, 2023

    Layering Like A Pro

    You know that saying about "no bad weather, just bad clothing"? The right foundation is key to staying warm and dry on your winter adventures. Layering for winter is an art form - but luckily it’s easy to learn. The...

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  • Community Engagement Survey
    December 1, 2022

    Community Engagement Survey

    To enhance our ongoing commitment to providing learning experiences to our community, Wild Rock is seeking to understand what in-person learning opportunities ( i.e. clinics, courses etc) the community would value in 2023. The information gathered from this survey will be...

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  • Big Adventures, Smaller Footprint: Changes to Wild Rock Travel
    December 1, 2022

    Big Adventures, Smaller Footprint: Changes to Wild Rock Travel

    Through the years, our clients and staff have experienced the many benefits of travel and cultural immersion. However, we have been reflecting on the core values that define Wild Rock, and promoting environmentally conscious enjoyment of the outdoors is a key feature. With that in mind, we have made the difficult decision to stop offering overseas travel.
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  • 2022 Nordic Ski Swap
    October 6, 2022

    2022 Nordic Ski Swap

    The annual cross-country ski swap is back this November 12th! This is a perfect time to pick up used skis, sell your old gear or find something for the growing kids. This is a CASH ONLY first come first serve garage sale...

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  • Fall Colours In The Kawarthas
    October 4, 2022

    Fall Colours In The Kawarthas

    Fall colours are all around us. Here are some of our favourite places to play during the fall season.     Windy Ridge Conservation Area 30km from downtown Peterborough, Windy Ridge Conservation area is located South West of Omemee and...

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  • Wild Rock Outfitters is 30 - How It All Began
    September 9, 2022

    Wild Rock Outfitters is 30 - How It All Began

    Saturday September 10th, 2022 marks Wild Rock Outfitters' 30th anniversary as an outdoors store in Peterborough, Ontario.  Some of you may have supported Wild Rock from the very beginning and have been with them along on this journey (we bet...

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