Junior Naturalists Program

Geared for children ages 6-12, this program is designed to introduce them to the wonders of nature within Pinery Provincial Park, and to help keep Pinery “A Special Place”. The Junior Friends Program has five different levels to complete, with cool prizes to be received at the end of each level. Children may complete one level per year only.

Junior Friends Form (pdf)

 Future Naturalists Program

Geared for visitors ages 13-17, this program was designed to continue challenging and stimulating the minds of Pinery’s young visitors. Those who choose to complete the Future Naturalists Program will have a wide-based natural history knowledge of Pinery Provincial Park and the surrounding area. This program is perfect for anyone considering a career as an interpreter within any of Ontario’s provincial parks.


Future Naturalists Form (pdf)

Level One – Insect Study
Level One – Trail Questionnaire
Level Two – Mammal Study
Level Two – Trail Questionnaire
Level Three – Bird Study
Level Three – Trail Questionnaire
Level Four – Nature & Wildlife Study
Level Four – Scavenger Hunt

The Friends of Pinery Park would like to acknowledge and express our appreciation for the support of TD Friends of the Environment Foundation. Their 2008 donation helped fund the Junior Friends and Future Naturalist programs.