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Friends of Misery Bay
P. O. Box 114, Gore Bay, Ontario
P0P 1H0


Come and visit the park.

Annual General Meeting
The Misery Bay AGM will be held Saturday June 18, at 10.  Guest Speaker- Dr Jackie Litzgus, Speaking about Turtles of Misery Bay

School and Community Groups
School classes or community groups interested in special tours should write to after May 21 to make arrangements. Special group tours can be available from late May through early Fall, depending on availability of guides.

In 2014 the Visitors Centre will be staffed and open on Saturdays, Sundays, and holidays from Victoria Day weekend through Thanksgiving , 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM, and daily during July and August.

Help FOMB live up to its motto:"Misery Loves Company"

Friends of Misery Bay Provincial Nature Reserve Park

Friends of Misery Bay is a registered non-profit charity devoted to supporting the Misery Bay Provincial Nature Reserve in its mandates of protection (especially of its rare alvar habitats), research and education (See alvar photograph below, sparse vegetation on limestone bedrock.). We are currently involved in:

  • extending and improving hiking trails

  • hosting summer nature events, such as "The Miniature World of Mosses"

  • surveying and expanding park boundaries

  • selling gift shop items (cards, hats, T-shirts, etc.) to raise funds for our projects

Join us! Help us support Misery Bay and become a part of a group of friendly naturalists. Click here to download our membership application form. Check out our calendar of events which will be updated periodically. Send us e-mail if you have questions or suggestions.

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Contact Us

Friends of Misery Bay
P. O. Box 114
Gore Bay, Ontario

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