Category Archives: Friends of Murphys Point

Congratulations to the Canoe Winners!

The Friends of Murphys Point Park were thrilled to present the beautiful hand-made birch-bark canoe featured in our 2019 raffle to the winners this weekend. Doug and Susan of Westport (centre) picked up their prize and had the opportunity to … Continue reading

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Healthy Parks Healthy People!

Come out to Murphys Point this Friday, July 17 to celebrate Ontario Parks’ new “Healthy Parks Healthy People” initiative! You can visit the park for free that day and take part in a range of awesome activities! There’s a Silver … Continue reading

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Silver Queen Mine Open House on Sunday!

Join park staff and the Friends of Murphys Point this Sunday, July 12 from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. for a Heritage Mica Days event – an Open House at the Silver Queen Mine! Picture this: The year is 1908 … Continue reading

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